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Chisos Basin LED Lighting

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Date: March 16, 2010

New Musco LED Basin lighting press release

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Did You Know?

Ocotillo and bluebonnets

Found throughout Big Bend National Park, the ocotillo is not a cactus. Following significant rainfall, leaves will sprout, regardless of the time of year, and they will remain on the plant as long as it has adequate moisture to sustain them. More...