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Joshua Tree National Park - Nature & Environment
Geology of Joshua Tree
Geologic DisplaysThe park encompasses some of the most interesting geologic displays found in California's deserts. Exposed granite monoliths and ...
RockpilesThe geologic landscape of Joshua Tree has long fascinated visitors to this desert. How did the rocks take on such fantastic shapes? What forces sculpted them? ...
Faults in Joshua TreeNorth America is moving westward over the Pacific Plate at one or two inches per year. When tension builds in ...
Mountain Ranges in Joshua TreeWithin the park there are six distinct mountain ranges: the Little San Bernardino Mountains in the southwestern part; the Cottonwood, Hexie, and ...
Geology Tour RoadThe Geology Tour Road is an 18-mile, self-guiding driving tour along a dirt road winding through some of the park's most fascinating rockscape. ...
White Tank ArchIt is easy to wonder how this strange landscape, with its protruding boulders and ...