Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua Tree National Park (English: Joshua Tree National Park) is located in the United States California South。 In 1936 as a national historic monument. In 1994, Congress passed the "California desert Protection Act" (public law 103- 433rd), the National Park was formally established.
Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua Tree National Park brief introduction

Joshua tree (Latin name for Joshua Tree National Park: Yucca brevifolia; Chinese name: Joshua tree ) in the park named after a large distribution. Park a total area of 3196.1 square kilometers (319598.8 hectares), slightly smaller than the smallest state in the US: Rhodes Island (4005 square kilometers).

Joshua Tree National Park Environmental Science

the joshua tree A part of the two national park is located in the desert, also includes two ecological systems. The eastern part of the park colorado desert The range at an altitude of 3000 feet below, in the nature of a garden full of creosote bush, Mexico thorn wood (ocotillo) and Spiny Cactus (Cholla). West of the park is higher, wetter, and slightly cool a little bit Mojave Desert The park, is a registered trademark of Joshua tree (Joshua Tree) of the special origin.
Joshua tree Liliaceae, is actually a large body of yucca. The name of Joshua tree is taken by Mormon pioneers, because of their branches to elongate, far view seems to plant trees "pray", the growing season is from February to April. In addition to Joshua woods, which also includes California The most interesting geological display in the desert. Five dot like like the palm trees oasis scattered in the park, that these regions have natural water and abundant wild animal. Desert park more than a natural scenic sites to see, can visit former settlement pasture, mine and indians. Most of the characteristics of the Desert Queen Ranch is a historic preservation of the original style ranch, required by the visitor center led the tour guide. Other famous tourist spots and Cholla Cactus Hidden Valley, Keys View garden, and 18 miles of Geology Tour Road.
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Joshua Tree National Park
Joshua Tree National Park, South California, a position: Date: 1994, an area of 3197 square kilometers, the terrain: Desert, mountains, stone forest, dry riverbed and Canyon, the main attractions: Jumbo Rocks (Stonehenge), Hidden Valley and Keys View (hidden valley)
A part of Joshua Tree National Park is located in the two desert, Mexico thorn wood (ocotillo) and prickly cactus (Cholla). West of the park is higher, wetter, and slightly cool a little bit of the Mojave desert, the park is a registered trademark of Joshua tree (Joshua Tree) of the special origin.
Joshua tree Liliaceae, is actually a large body of yucca.