A rare sight in the daylight, these dune residents leave only footprints as evidence of their nightly hunts.
A variety of uniquely adapted reptiles can be found at White Sands.
Over 500 species of invertebrates call White Sands home.
White Sands is home to over 220 recorded species of birds.
White Sands provides an excellent viewing point for sun-lit skies at dusk.
A variety of uniquely adapted plants can be found at White Sands.
White Sands provides a variety of programs and events to enrich visitor experience.
It takes the cooperation of many different staff members from law enforcement, to resource management, to interpretation rangers to keep White Sands running smooth and safe for all.
Visitors of all ages come to enjoy the dunes at White Sands.
White Sands National Monument was established in 1933 by President Herbert Hoover.
Stormy skies light up White Sand's viewscape during our monsoon season as wind picks the sand up and moves it for miles.
These images seek to capture the beauty of the White Sands National Monument dunefield.
PO Box 1086
Holloman AFB, NM
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