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Colorado River Dry Delta
Colorado River Dry Delta
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Title: Colorado River Dry Delta

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The now-dry Colorado River delta branches into the Baja/Sonoran Desert just 5 miles north of the Sea of Cortez, Mexico.

Location: USA

Date Taken: Jan 12 2009

Photographer: Pete McBride
Photographer Email: pedromcb@comcast.net
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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Image courtesy of Pete McBride.

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Type: JPEG image - 7.79 MB
Dimensions: 4288 x 2848
Resolution: 72 dpi

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