Much of northern Arizona lies in an extinct volcano area, called the San Francisco Volcanic Field. This field covers about 1,800 square miles and lies within the Coconino and Kaibab National Forests. “Almost all hills and mountains between Flagstaff and the Grand Canyon are geologically young but extinct volcanoes of the San Francisco Volcanic Field,”… Read More EXTINCT VOLCANIC FIELD
A wetland is defined as an area that consists of marshes, swamps, or saturated land. There are two types: coastal (tidal) and inland (non-tidal). Coastal wetlands in North America are along the Atlantic, Pacific, or Gulf Coast, which link to areas where sea water mixes with freshwater to form various saline environments. Inland wetlands can be… Read More WETLANDS
Black Friday in America is a big shopping day for many, as one can get great deals on stuff they want or holiday gifts for loved ones. I, along with many others chose to opt outside instead. The “Opt Outside” campaign was created by REI to encourage families to get out of the stores and… Read More THE GREAT OUTDOORS
Here is one of my favorite high desert places to roam around. Love the sun worn look of it. The mountains are the San Francisco Peaks in northern Arizona.