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Southern Nevada saw near record amounts of rain at the end of August and earlier this month. All that rain has caused a rare late-summer bloom in the desert surrounding the city. But, the wildflowers won't last forever! We'll talk about where you can find the best blooms.

(Photo: Las Vegas Review Journal)
Jim Holland, Park Planner, Lake Mead National Recreation Area

Dr. Bob Peloquin, Biologist, Red Rock Interpretive Association


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