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Dust storm, southern Arizona




We left this morning for Los Angeles, and thanks to my dad for alerting us to a terrible 20-vehicle wreck on I-10 we headed west to Ajo. We drove though viscious wind and thick dust but little traffic. Long day!

-- Posted from my iPhone

Wilderness First Aid




Taking Wilderness First Aid training specifically for overland travel, with Overland Training. Right now, brain injury!

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In the clouds




The cloud layer just dropped right down onto us - visibility is now 50 meters.

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Happy holidays




We put out our Christmas tree today in the bird-feeding yard -- decorated with fruit and seed balls and topped with a hummingbird feeder.

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The color of drought







Although beautiful, the magenta color in the Santa Rita prickly pear cactus right now is much deeper because of drought stress. Rain may be coming tomorrow - we hope!

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