Eastern Mojave Vegetation Ward Valley, San Bernardino County, California.
 
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See also: Ward.

Ward Valley lies in the southeastern part of San Bernardino County. The name is taken from the railroad station of Ward, on the Parker branch of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (Thompson, 1929).

Ward Valley includes the valley containing Danby Lake with an extension to the north. The main part of the valley is bounded by the Iron Mountains on the west and the Turtle Mountains on the east. The southern boundary is approximately at the San Bernardino and Riverside County boundary or California Highway 62. The valley extends northward 20 miles, east of the Old Woman Mountains to US Interstate 40 between the Piute Mountains and the Sacramento Mountains.


Elevation: 709ft, 216m.

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Literature Referring To This Location:

  • Thompson, David G. 1929. The Mohave Desert Region, California. Water-Supply Paper 578. Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey, 1929. {TAS}
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Date and time this article was prepared:9:24:56 AM, 3/21/2017.