The Colorado Plateau (also called the Colorado Plateau Province) is an area of uplifted land, a distinct physical geography and desert region of the Intermontane Plateaus. The Colorado Plateau covers about 140,000 miles of the four corners region in the southwest of the United States. Here is the timeline of The Plateau development: The basement… Read More COLORADO PLATEAU
Here are a few photos from the Grand Canyon on the South Rim.
Spent some time recently at the south rim of the Grand Canyon, it was a bright, clear and sunny winter day. Along with the monumental views, we saw a few creatures that day as well. Please do not feed the wildlife! They do have specialized diets and human foods do not have the adequate nutrition,… Read More FAUNA AT GRAND CANYON
The Grand Canyon is a natural formation that varies in its scenery with each season’s sun angle. There is much diversity in the habitats and climates throughout the Canyon, the south rim has pinyon and juniper trees while the north rim has spruce, fir, and aspen. The bottom of the canyon has desert vegetation such… Read More GRAND CANYON (part 2)