Alvord Desert in Early Spring

Alvord Deset view in Oregon

In late March, the desert surface is still wet where water flows from Steens Mountain just to the West. Here the shadows of clouds play across the alkalai flat of the desert.

Alvord Hot Springs and Desert~~Muddy Footprint on dried clay

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