San Diego Jewish Academy
9th Grade
Cross-Curricular Project

Nature Call - Sara Atri

I see a mountain meadow
Hidden away in a valley
Far from the noise of civilization
The mountains rise above it
Strong and powerful.

A river runs through it,
Settling into a lake,
Then running downhill again.

Mesquite Screw Bean - © Doug, 1999

More information on the Salton Sea area

Salton Sea - - Includes historical background, general information, governing authorities and agencies, ecology and limnology, and lots of other tidbits.

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