360° VR Panoramas of the Deserts of Southern California
West Shore of the Salton Sea
Riverside and Imperial Counties, California

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Travertine Rock on the Salton Sea

Travertine Rock on the Salton Sea

Travertine Rock, on the shoreline of ancient Lake Cahuilla, is on the Imperial/Riverside county line. Irrigation water stops at the border, rich agriculture to the north, barren low desert to the south.

north of Desert Shores, California

Date photographed: March 3, 2005
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The Salton Sea from Travertine Rock

The Salton Sea from Travertine Rock

The Salton Sea, accidentally man-made in the early 20th centry, viewed from Travertine Rock.

north of Desert Shores, California

Date photographed: March 3, 2005
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Johnsons Landing on the Salton Sea

Johnsons Landing on the Salton Sea

Johnsons Landing at Salton City on the Salton Sea. The beach here is composed entirely of fish bone and stinks. I was accosted here by a deputy sherrif who mistook my tripod for a firearm.

near Salton City, California

Date photographed: March 3, 2005
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