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San Carlos River near Peridot, Southern Arizona - 1964
San Carlos River near Peridot, Southern Arizona - 1964
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Title: San Carlos River near Peridot, Southern Arizona - 1964


Riparian vegetation has increased to the extent of blocking the downstream view. The channel appears to have shifted to the right, and the terrace is now occupied by cottonwood, black willow, and tamarisk. (Raymond M. Turner).

Location: AZ, USA

Date Taken: June 4 1964

Photographer: Raymond Turner, USGS (retired)
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USGS Desert Laboratory Repeat Photography Collection.  Contact for additional information:  Diane Boyer, or 520-670-6671, ext. 297

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Type: JPEG image - 1.95 MB
Dimensions: 1800 x 1206
Resolution: 72 dpi

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