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    Arches

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  • Delicate Arch Viewpoint Inaccessible

    Wolfe Ranch and the hiking trail to Delicate Arch are open, but flood waters and mud have blocked the road to Delicate Arch Viewpoint.

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    Black bears have been seen near Devils Garden Campground. Don't lure or feed them. Dispose of trash in designated receptacles; don't leave it in bags or other soft containers. Store food in vehicles or hard containers when not being prepared or consumed. More »

June Flowers Page 7


CHENOPODIACEAE
(Goosefoot Family)

Salsola tragus

RUSSIAN-THISTLE

 

CHENOPODIACEAE
(Goosefoot Family)

Sarcobatus vermiculatus

GREASEWOOD

 
Sarcobatus vermiculatus
    

CONVOLVULACEAE
(Convolvulus Family)

Convulvulus arvensis

BINDWEED

 

ELAEAGNACEAE
(Oleaster Family)

Elaeagnus angustifolia

RUSSIAN OLIVE

 
Elaeagnus angustifolia
    

EPHEDRACEAE
(Jointfir Family)

Ephedra torreyana

TORREY'S MORMON TEA

 


EPHEDRACEAE
(Jointfir Family)

Ephedra viridis

MORMON TEA

 


EUPHORBIACEAE

(Spurge Family)
Chamaesyce fendleri

FENDLER'S SPURGE

 


EUPHORBIACEAE

(Spurge Family)
Euphorbia brachycera

SHORTHORN SPURGE

 


FABACEAE

(Pea Family)
Astragalus amphioxys

CRESCENT MILKVETCH

 

Did You Know?

Desert Bighorn Sheep

Once feared of becoming extinct, desert bighorn sheep are making a tentative comeback in southeast Utah due to reintroduction efforts by the National Park Service. There are roughly 50 sheep in Arches, though their shy nature keeps them well-hidden from most visitors. More...