Southwest Basins And Ranges

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June 2 2023

Southwest Basins And Ranges

The Southwest Basins and Ranges mountain range is a vast region spanning several states, including California, Nevada, Utah, and Arizona. The mountain range is characterized by a series of basins and valleys separated by rugged mountain ranges. The region has a rich geological history dating back millions of years and is home to many notable peaks, including Mount Whitney, the highest peak in the contiguous United States. Other notable peaks in the range include Wheeler Peak in Nevada and Humphreys Peak in Arizona. The area also has significant hydrology, with several major rivers flowing through the region, including the Colorado River and the Rio Grande. One interesting fact about the Southwest Basins and Ranges is that it is home to one of the largest solar power plants in the world, the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System, located in California. The region is also known for its unique and diverse wildlife, with many species of plants and animals found nowhere else in the world.

Peak Elevation
Signal Peak 9001
Sandia 10678
Sacramento Peak 9255
One Tree Peak 7089
Sierra Blanca 12003
Bush Mountain 8361
Lost Mine Peak 7535
Emory Peak 7825
Hunter Peak 13497
Peak 7480 7480
Shumard Peak 8615
Guadalupe Peak 8749
El Capitan 7569
Lost Peak 7830
Mount Bigelow 8550
Baboquivari Peak 7730
Four Peaks 7657
Sunrise Peak 11275

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