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Green-eyed barklouse
Chilling aphids
Fruit fly with attitude
Sleeping fly on geranium.
The trail to Cummins Falls
Butterfly with the Flowers
CEGUERA
Beauty at the beach
Hands Up
Copy Cat Bees
Tennessee Assassin Bug, Microtomus Purcis: Catching Its Prey
White Tall Dune of Sand
Shoreline of the Khutzeymateen
Frog sunbathing in a cupped lilypad
Frog sunbathing on a lilypad
Frog on lilypad near twigs
Tennessee Assassin Bug Eating a Bee For Lunch
United we stand
Male Lion at rest
The Evening Ride Home
ocean on pause
Nature Sadness
1,000 steps
17th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
White Tall Dune of Sand

This is White Sands National Monument. What used to be Lake Otero is now the world's largest gypsum dunefield. Many enormous ice age mammals roamed here. Among those were the saber-tooth tiger and the ancient camel. They left footprints from over 10,000 years ago.

TAGS: Adventure, Nature, New Mexico, Travel

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© Bryan Repking.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2018
Total Views: 13
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: June 9, 2019, 4:07 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
Focal Length: 28mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f11
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Alamogordo, New Mexico, United States of America