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Rio Grande, San Luis Hills, and Blanca Peak in San Luis Basin
Rio Grande, San Luis Hills, and Blanca Peak in San Luis Basin
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Title: Rio Grande, San Luis Hills, and Blanca Peak in San Luis Basin

Description: Photo captures the Rio Grande, volcanic San Luis Hills, and Blanca Peak massif in the San Luis Basin, part of the Rio Grande rift.  The basin - currently being studied by the USGS - is of interest for groundwater, petroleum, and mineral resources. 

Location: Mesitah, CO, USA

Date Taken: Aug 17 2006

Photographer: Benjamin Drenth
Photographer Email: bdrenth@usgs.gov
Photographer Organization: U.S. Geological Survey


Usage: This image is public domain/of free use unless otherwise stated. Please refer to the USGS Copyright section for how to credit the photo.

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Type: JPEG image - 1.53 MB
Dimensions: 2592 x 1944
Resolution: 72 dpi

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