• Sunset at Lake Mead's Boulder Basin

    Lake Mead

    National Recreation Area AZ,NV

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Atlas of Lake Mead

LAME-Map-Aged         Abandoned Mines        Quagga Mussel        Bats of Lake Mead        Bear Poppy        Bighorn shep        Burrowing Owls        Desert Tortoise        Desert Trumpet        Fortification Hill        Hamblin-Cleopatra        Liberty Bell Arch        Mountain Lion        Peregrine Falcon        Razorback Sucker        Relict Leopard Frog        Sedimentation Lake Mead        Springs of Lake Mead        Storage Capacity        Surface Lake Mohave        Surface Lake Mead        St. Thomas Nevada        Lowering Lake Levels

Did You Know?

A flowering Mohave Yucca

The Native Americans utilized the many resources the Mojave Desert offered. The Mojave yucca provided materials for mats, sandals, nets, baskets, and rope. Its cucumber-like fruit was an important food source in the spring.