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The Mojave Desert is located in southeast California and parts of northwest Arizona, southwest Utah, southern Nevada and central California. Charleston Peak in Nevada is the highest point, and Badwater Basin in Californi... More »

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The Mojave rattlesnake is a pit viper that resides in parts of Utah, Nevada, California, New Mexico, Arizona, Texas and Mexico. Its range is areas of the desert or low mountain slopes in which mesquite, creosote or cacti... More »

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Weapons used for hunting and war by the Mohave Indians included bows and arrows, heavy clubs and straight stick clubs. The long bow, approximately the height of a man, was made of willow. The clubs were fashioned from me... More »

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U.S. Route 95, U.S. Route 395 and California State Route 58 appear on maps of the Mojave Desert. Interstate 15 and Interstate 40 also traverse the Mojave Desert. Historic Route 66 crosses the Mojave Desert but is mostly ... More »

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The Mojave rattlesnake is a pit viper that resides in parts of Utah, Nevada, California, New Mexico, Arizona, Texas and Mexico. Its range is areas of the desert or low mountain slopes in which mesquite, creosote or cacti... More »

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The Painted Desert is a desert of badlands in Arizona that stretches from the Grand Canyon into the Petrified Forest National Park. Much of the Painted Desert is part of the Navajo Nation. Its name describes the brillian... More »

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The tribal groups of the Pacific Northwest occupied areas as far south as California, east to the Rocky Mountains, north to Alaska, and west to the Pacific Ocean. There were dozens of different individual tribal groups, ... More »

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