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Lucerne Valley & Vicinity
Galway Dry LakeA dry lake, 3 miles long located in the Upper Johnson Valley 5.5 miles southwest of Ludlow. An escarpment from the 1992 Ludlow earthquake on the road leading to the lake shows a 20 foot maximum displacement of slippage along the 45 mile fault. The area is included in plans for the expansion of the Twentynine Palms Marine Corps Base.
Johnson Valley is a varied landscape for the off-highway vehicle driver. It is punctuated by steep red rocky mountains, rolling hills, open valleys, dry lake beds and ...
Mojave Desert Geomorphic Province
Galway Lake Fault
Lucerne - Johnson Valleys and Hills: Mojave Desert Ecological
...Some of the larger dry lake beds are, from west to east, Lucerne, Soggy, Melville, Galway, Emerson, and Deadman Lake. The elevation range is from about 1600 ...
Dry Lake Formation
Soda Lake (dry). This view of the springs area near Zzyzx shows that by late spring the flaky soda ... Natural Formations > Dry Lakes/Playas source - NPS ...
Dry Lakes - Playas
Dry lake formation in the Mojave Desert ... These perennial water bodies completely dried up about 8000 years ago. Today they flood only after seasonal ...