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Dumont Dunes Off-Highway Vehicle Area
Near Tecopa, California

Wikipedia: Dumont Dunes

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Dumont Dunes approach road

Dumont Dunes approach road

Sand from the southern parts of Death Valley and the bend of the Amargosa River accumulates here to form the Dumont Dunes.

Dumont Dunes Off-Highway Vehicle Area, California

Date photographed: November 4, 2015

Amargosa River at Dumont Dunes

Amargosa River at Dumont Dunes

The Amargosa is often dry at this point but in late 2015 heavy rain brought it to life.

Dumont Dunes Off-Highway Vehicle Area, California

Date photographed: November 4, 2015

Barren flats at the Dumont Dunes

Barren flats at the Dumont Dunes

The flat area west of the dunes is used for camping and concession services.

Dumont Dunes Off-Highway Vehicle Area, California

Date photographed: November 4, 2015

Salt Creek Hills Riparian Area

Salt Creek Hills Riparian Area

Designated as an ACEC, Area of Critical Environmental Concern, this small area of riparian vegetation contrasts greatly with its arid surroundings.

Salt Creek Hills ACEC, near Dumont Dunes, California

Date photographed: November 4, 2015

Salt Creek Hills

Salt Creek Hills

Removal of invasive tamarisk trees is ongoing at the Salt Creek Hills ACEC.

Salt Creek Hills ACEC, near Dumont Dunes, California

Date photographed: November 4, 2015

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