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Lake Mead rangers rescue Las Vegas men
Contact: Andrew S. Munoz, 702.293.8691
LAS VEGAS (Dec. 13, 2008) – Lake Mead Park Rangers rescued two 64-year-old Las Vegas fishermen Saturday night after their boat sank in the Virgin Basin of Lake Mead four miles southeast of Echo Bay.
Did You Know?
All yucca species have evolved a special relationship with yucca moths. Each species of the plant has its own corresponding species of pollinating moths.