Eastern Mojave Vegetation Upper Pahranagat Lake, Lincoln County, Nevada.
 
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South of the town of Alamo, the run-off from White River flows into an idyllic, pastoral, 50 acre lake. This lake is called Upper Pahranagat Lake and is just over 2 miles long and a half mile wide. It is encircled with beautiful shade trees, brush and grasses. The surrounding land is designated as a National Wildlife Preserve and the area has become a permanent home for birds such as duck, geese, quail, blue herons, and many varieties of smaller birds. Migrating birds include swans and pelicans that pass through in winter and spring.


Elevation: 3353ft, 1022m.

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  • Anonymous. n. d.. Lincoln County: Driving Tours and Walking Tours. {TAS-pdf} There are several sources for this uncredited document: Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce (www.lincolncountynevada.com) and Pioche Chamber of Commerce (www.piochenevada.com).
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Date and time this article was prepared:1:19:41 PM, 7/3/2017.