Tag: deserts

CfP: Global Deserts: Environmental History in the Arid Lands

Location: University of Arizona Sponsors: The Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society, LMU Munich, Germany; Temple University, Philadelphia, USA; the University of Arizona, Tuscon; and the University of California, Davis. The goal of this conference is to examine and discuss, in a comparative… Continue Reading “CfP: Global Deserts: Environmental History in the Arid Lands”

Photo of the Week – Lawrence Culver

The Coachella Valley and adjacent Imperial Valley, both part of the Colorado Desert in southeastern California and northern Baja California, are located in one of the hottest and driest regions in the world. The Coachella Valley is home to Palm Springs and a number… Continue Reading “Photo of the Week – Lawrence Culver”