In Pursuit of Wildness: The Carrizo Plain National Monument

Apr 09, 2018 View Comments by

A sleeping giant lies on the valley floor between the Temblor Range and the Caliente Range. That is where this story begins. In 1857, the strongest earthquake in California‚Äôs recorded history ripped through the San Andreas Fault, wrenching the western side of the Carrizo Plain National Monument 31 feet northward. But today the giant quietly […]

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