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Deserts Travel Region MapMore than just a hot, arid environment, this region is rich with colorful geological formations, "badlands" dotted with fan-palm oases, hardy flora and fauna, riparian wetlands toward the eastern Sierra, acres of spring wildflowers, mile-high peaks, spectacular limestone caverns, and an "accidental" saltwater lake. Here, rare and endangered species get another chance at survival, and visitors learn about the desert's fragility.

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Maps courtesy California Division of Tourism