Eastern Mojave Vegetation Boulder Canyon, Clark County, Nevada.
 
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Narrow canyon of the Colorado River, now flooded by Lake Mead, about 15 miles upstream from Hoover Dam.

As an application of their criteria-based methodology for determining the mechanism of transverse drainage development, Douglass, et al. (2009) determined overflow as the mechanism for transverse drainage through Boulder Canyon.

Not accessible by road.


Elevation: 1204ft, 367m.
 

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Date and time this article was prepared:12:12:08 PM, 5/18/2017.