Natural History of
Mojave National Preserve

A two day field trip into the Mojave Desert

Bio 65em Fall 1997
Instructor: Janet Westbrook
Cerro Coso Community College

Sunday September 28


rings Rings were put into the rock a few years ago to make it easier to climb down and up.

desert view Climbing down the rings, you can get to this view.

Mitchell Caverns

mitchell caverns Providence Mountain State Recreation Area. We got a special tour of this cave.

Route 66

We drove many miles along the old Route 66, though towns such as Essex, Amboy, and...


bagdad All that is left of the famous Bagdad Cafe is a palm tree and a railroad siding. If you never heard of the Bagdad Cafe, don't feel bad, I never heard of it either.

Natural History Studies
Bio 65em Bio 65ov
East Mojave Owens Valley
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