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White Sands National Monument

Covering nearly 300 square miles of the Chihuahuan Desert,¬†White Sands National Monument¬†in south-central New Mexico preserves the largest gypsum sand dune field in the world. I was fortunate enough to see this natural wonder on a college geology trip back … Continue reading

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