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Cultural resources inventory of the central Mojave and Colorado Desert regions, California

by Dennis Gallegos

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Published by WESTEC Services in San Diego, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Antiquities,
  • Indians of North America

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDennis Gallegos, principal author and principal editor ; contributors, John Cook ... [et al.] ; prepared by WESTEC Services, Inc. ; prepared for U.S. Department of Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Riveside, CA
    SeriesCultural resources publications. Archaeology, Cultural resources publications
    ContributionsCook, John, United States. Bureau of Land Management. Riverside District Office, WESTEC Services, Inc
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 149 leaves :
    Number of Pages149
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25267043M

    Sediment yield and runoff frequency of small drainage basins in the Mojave Desert, California and Nevada Southern California Areal Mapping Project (SCAMP) USGS Geological Research Activities with the U.S. Bureau of Land Management, Geologic Framework for Ecosystem Structure and Function. To drivers speeding by on Interstates 15 Mojave National Preserve, roughly miles/ kilometers northeast of Palm Springs, may appear featureless and a closer look reveals the preserve’s wonders: water-sculpted canyons, ancient lava flows, limestone caverns, massive sand dunes, and Joshua tree forests reaching to a desert horizon.

    he lands of the Mojave Desert—in their natural state—provide significant economic benefits for the communities around the desert. Some of the different economic drivers that rely on the desert’s resources include outdoor recreation, tourism, military operations, movie-making and real Size: 3MB. The Mojave Desert Heritage & Cultural Association, based at Goffs in the East Mojave Desert, was founded by Dennis G. Casebier in Formed as a nonprofit extension of the already-established volunteer organization, the Friends of the Mojave Road, its mission is to research and conserve the natural and cultural history of the Mojave Desert region for the purpose of preserving and sharing.

    The Colorado Desert includes Palm Springs, the Salton Sea, and Anza-Borrego State Park. Its low elevation makes it California's warmest desert region. Find out more about those places: Tour of the Coachella Valley and Colorado Desert. Anza-Borrego Desert. Continue to 3 of 9 below. Eastern California and the Great Basin Desert. The quintessential American desert - the most visible, the most vulnerable, the most emblematic, and the most misunderstood - is the Mojave. Stretching from the outskirts of Los Angeles to the psychic fringes of Las Vegas, it contains such archetypal American spots as Death Valley, Edwards Air Force Base, Joshua Tree National Park, and the Panamint Mountains (where the/5.


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Get this from a library. Cultural resources inventory of the central Mojave and Colorado Desert regions, California. [Dennis Gallegos; John R Cook; Eric W Ritter; Westec Services, inc.; United States. Bureau of Land Management.].

Cultural resources inventory of the central Mojave and Colorado Desert regions, California Cultural resources inventory of the central Mojave and Colorado Desert regions, California by Gallegos, some content may be lost due to the binding of the book.

Addeddate Pages: Animation & Cartoons Arts & Music Computers & Technology Cultural & Academic Films Ephemeral Films Movies News & Public Affairs. Understanding 9/ Spirituality & Religion Sports Videos Television Videogame Videos Vlogs Youth Media.

Featured audio All audio latest This Just In Grateful Dead Netlabels Old Time Radio 78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings. Anza-Borrego Desert State Park® is one core area within the Mojave and Colorado Deserts Biosphere Reserve. California book About the Biosphere Reserve The Mojave and Colorado Desert regions that lie within California were included into the World Network of Biosphere Reserves by the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in.

Cultural Resources Inventory of the Central Mojave and Colorado Desert Regions, California. Dennis Gallegos, Emma Lou Davis, Gary Lowe, Frank Norris, Jay Thesken. (tDAR id: ) This Resource is Part of the Following CollectionsAuthor: Dennis Gallegos, J.

Cook, E. Davis, G. Lowe, F. Norris, J. Theskin. Cite this Record. Cultural Resource Inventory of the Central Mojave and Colorado Desert Regions, California.

Dennis Gallegos. (tDAR id: ). Contrasts between the Mojave and Colorado deserts The California Desert province is divided into the Mojave and Colorado Deserts, a division based on climate, elevation, and latitude.

The Mojave receives less summer rainfall and endures longer periods of freezing temperatures in the winter than the Colorado Desert with its more southern.

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Adventuring in the California Desert: The Sierra Club Travel Guide to the Great Basin, Mojave, and Colorado Desert Regions of CaliforniaAuthor: Sierra Club Adventure Travel Guides, Lynne Foster.

Lawrence R. Walker is a professor of plant ecology at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He is the (co)author or (co)editor of nine previous books, including The Biology of Disturbed ick H. Landau is a research associate at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Walker and Landau have twenty-five years of scientific collaboration that includes projects in Nevada, New Zealand /5(3).

The Mojave Desert (/ m oʊ ˈ h ɑː v i, m ə-/ moh-HAH-vee, mə-; Mohave: Hayikwiir Mat'aar) is an arid rain-shadow desert and the driest desert in North America. It is in the North American Southwest, primarily within southeastern California and southern Nevada, and it occup sq mi (, km 2).Small areas also extend into Utah and Arizona.

Its boundaries are generally noted by River: Mojave River, Colorado River. From the Mojave Desert Heritage and Cultural Association. Map of mile detour around Mojave Road closure. Click image to download. [Chris S. Ervin ] A s of Apthe National Park Service has closed the Mojave Road between Mile and in the Mojave National Preserve.

This closure is due to a washout on the old. The library stands on the grounds of the acre Goffs Cultural Center. The new building is a state-of-the-art, climate controlled repository designed to process, protect, and make available to the research community a unique, extensive and ever-increasing volume of gathered materials pertaining to Mojave Desert history, the Mojave Desert Archives.

Mojave Desert Heritage and Cultural Association, Goffs, California. 2, likes talking about this were here. At the MDHCA’s Goffs Schoolhouse Museum you will find the restored 5/5(3).

California Desert District, U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management ; edited and published by the Bureau of Land Management.

Imprint Riverside, CA: The District, [ ] Physical description maps: col. ; x 92 cm. or smaller, folded to 23 x 10 cm. There are four regions in California the Central Valley, Mountain Region, Coastal Region,and Desert Region. The Desert Region was the hardest to live in.

The main reasons why it was nearly impossible to live there was because it has limited resources. Mojave (formerly, Mohave) is an unincorporated community in Kern County, California, United is located 50 miles (80 km) east of Bakersfield, and miles (4 km) south of California City, at an elevation of 2, feet ( m).

The town is located in the southwestern region of the Mojave Desert, below and east of Oak Creek Pass and the Tehachapi y: United States. The Mojave and Colorado Deserts Biosphere Reserve is a biosphere reserve designated by UNESCO in to promote the ecological conservation of a cluster of areas in the Mojave and Colorado deserts of California.A principal feature is Death four management units encompassed by the reserve upon its creation were: Death Valley National Park (in the Mojave Desert).

The vegetation of the Mojave and Colorado deserts: The Colorado Desert The Colorado Desert is a portion of the larger Sonoran Desert lying in the lower Colorado River Valley of southeastern California.

Most of the Colorado Desert lies between sea level to 3, feet elevation, with a low point of feet below sea level in the Salton Trough and high peaks reaching nea feet.

Cultural Resources Inventory of the Central Mojave and Colorado Desert Regions, California. Riverside, CA. Softcover. Very Good. ix, pp, with maps, diagrams, appendices. Wrappers show light handling wear; else clean and sound.

Report created for the Bureau of Land Management, California. The development of Rogers’ Mojave Desert sequence (Figure 1) is discussed below. The Mojave Desert gen-erally occupies the northern portion of the California desert but includes portions of southern Nevada and western Arizona.

It is a region of very dry landscapes but with a number of fossil lakes and rivers, indicative of a much wetter past. Mojave Desert Sonoran Desert The Borrego Valley, Central Desert, and Low-Use Basins of the Mojave and Sonoran Deserts Study Unit The Mojave and Sonoran Deserts include 57 groundwater basins (California Department of Water Resources, ).

Basins in the Antelope, Mojave River, Coachella, and Colorado River Valleys were dis-Author: Mary C. Parsons, Kenneth Belitz.Author(s): Earle, David D. | Abstract: In the late eighteenth century, the Mojave River and a portion of the central Mojave Desert lying to the east formed a major native travel corridor between the Colorado River and points east and the Pacific Coast.

The Desert or Vanyume division of the Serrano occupied the Mojave River portion of this corridor, while the Chemehuevi branch of the Southern Cited by: 2.s Anza-Borrego Desert State Park Cultural Resources Inventory Conducted by the Archaeological Research Unit, University of California, Riverside #CSP PCA # Prepared for: California State Parks Cultural Heritage Division Prepared by: Joan S.

Schneider, Ph.D., Associate State Archeologist, Colorado Desert DistrictFile Size: 4MB.