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aQuI_aki YAMADAさん: DESERT VIGNETTES
ハンドル名aQuI_aki YAMADA さん
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  • NAVAJO NATION : the Mittens and Merrick Butte
  • West Mitten Butte, East Mitten Butte and Merrick ButteAnsel's View - the Mittens and Merrick Butte, Oljato-Monument Valley, N
    avajo NationThe Mittens and Merrick ButteThe MittensWest and East Mitten Buttes (also known collectively as The Mittens) are two d
    istinctive geological features found within the Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park in northeast Navajo County, Arizona. When viewe
    d from the sout [続きを読む]
  • UTAH : Goosenecks bend 02 - Goosenecks State Park
  • Morning at Goosenecksatmosphere 02 The Gooseneck of the San Juan River, UT-316, Mexican Hat, UtahGoosenecks State ParkGoosenecks State Park is a state park in the U.S. state of Utah, overlooking a deep meander of the San Juan River. The park is located near the southern border of the state a short distance from Mexican Hat, Utah. Millions of years ago, the Monument Upwarp forced the river to carv [続きを読む]
  • NAVAJO NATION : The American Southwest - South 163
  • South 163US Route 163 near Oljato-Monument Valley, Oljato-Monument Valley, Navajo NationRoad to Oljato-Monument ValleyU.S. Route 1
    63U.S. Route 163 (also U.S. Highway 163, US 163) is a 64-mile (103 km) U.S. Highway that runs from US 160 northward to US 191 in t
    he U.S. states of Arizona and Utah. The southernmost 44 miles (71 km) of its length is within the Navajo Nation. The highway forms
    part of t [続きを読む]
  • NAVAJO NATION : US-163 Through Monument Valley
  • US-163 on a sunny day, approaching Monument ValleyDriving along the US-163 through Oljato-Monument Valley, NAVAJO NATIONU.S. Route
    163U.S. Route 163 (also U.S. Highway 163, US 163) is a 64-mile (103 km) U.S. Highway that runs from US 160 northward to US 191 in
    the U.S. states of Arizona and Utah. The southernmost 44 miles (71 km) of its length is within the Navajo Nation. The highway for
    ms pa [続きを読む]
  • UTAH : Goosenecks bend 01 - Goosenecks State Park
  • Morning at Goosenecksatmosphere 01The Gooseneck of the San Juan River, UT-316, Mexican Hat, UtahGoosenecks State ParkGoosenecks St
    ate Park is a state park in the U.S. state of Utah, overlooking a deep meander of the San Juan River. The park is located near the
    southern border of the state a short distance from Mexican Hat, Utah. Millions of years ago, the Monument Upwarp forced the river
    to carve [続きを読む]
  • ARIZONA : This is the entrance - Lower Antelope Canyon
  • Lower Antelope Canyon entranceThe entrance to Lower Antelope Canyon is just a crack in the ground, near Page, ArizonaLower Antelop
    e CanyonLower Antelope Canyon, called Hazdistazí, or "spiral rock arches" by the Navajo Indians, are located a few mile
    s away. Prior to the installation of metal stairways, visiting the canyon required climbing along pre-installed ladders in certain
    areas. Even followi [続きを読む]
  • MONTANA : Mt. Gould and Grinnell Point - Glacier N.P.
  • Mount Gould - Mount GrinnellMount Gould and Mount Grinnell reflected in Swiftcurrent Lake, Glacier National Park, Montana FUJICHRO
    ME Velvia 50Mount Gould is a peak on the Continental Divide in Glacier National Park, Montana, United States. It is the highest po
    int of the Garden Wall, a distinctive ridge of the Lewis Range. It is most notable for its huge, steep east face, which drops 4,00
    0 ft [続きを読む]
  • MONTANA : Mt. Gould and Grinnell Point - Glacier N.P.
  • Mount Gould - Mount GrinnellMount GrinnelMount Grinnell is a peak located in the heart of Glacier National Park in the U.S. state
    of Montana near Mount Gould and Mount Wilbur. It is named after George Bird Grinnell. From the Many Glacier Hotel on Swiftcurrent
    Lake the "false peak" of Grinnell Point can be seen.WikipediaMount Gould and Mount Grinnell reflected in Swiftcurrent La
    ke, Glacie [続きを読む]
  • ARIZONA : AWESOME! - Grand Canyon National Park
  • grand canyon in arizona - south rimUNESCO World Heritage Site in 1979Welcome to Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona, USAGrand Canyon National Parkグランドキャニオン国立公園 はアメリカ合衆国の最も古い国立公園の1つでありアリゾナ州北西部に位置している。公園内には、コロラド川の峡谷であるグランドキャニオンがあり、これは大自然の驚異の1つとされている。この公園は1,902 mi? の面積を占めている。Grand Canyon [続きを読む]
  • ARIZONA : SAGUARO - FLOWERS / spines / silhouette
  • ARIZONA : SAGUARO - Saguaro flowersFlowersFlowers appear in April through June. They are white and open well after sunset and clos
    e in mid-afternoon. They continue to produce nectar after sunrise. Flowers are self-incompatible, thus require cross-pollination.
    Large quantities of pollen are required for complete pollination because many ovules are present. This pollen is produced by the e
    xtremely n [続きを読む]
  • ARIZONA : SAGUARO - SPINES / silhouette
  • ARIZONA : SAGUARO - Saguaro spinesSpinesA Close up of Saguaro Cactus spines, Saguaro National Park, Tucson, ArizonaThe spines on a
    saguaro, less than two meters in height, rapidly grow up to a millimeter per day. When held up to the light or bisected, alternat
    ing light and dark bands transverse to the long axis of spines can be seen. These transverse bands have been correlated to daily g
    rowth. In [続きを読む]
  • ARIZONA : SAGUARO - Sunset Silhouette
  • Saguaro Sunset SilhouetteSaguaro cactus in silhouette at sunset, Tucson, ArizonaState of Sonora, and the Whipple Mountains and Im
    perial County areas of California. The saguaro blossom is the state wildflower of Arizona. Its scientific name is given in honor o
    f Andrew Carnegie. In 1994, Saguaro National Park, near Tucson, Arizona, was designated to help protect this species and its habit
    at. I [続きを読む]
  • UTAH : Bluff - San Juan County
  • The Navajo "Twin Rocks Cafe" in Bluff, UTBluff, UtahFrom Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaBluff is a census-designated pl
    ace (CDP) in San Juan County, Utah, United States. The population was 320 at the 2000 census.HistoryUnder the direction of John Ta
    ylor, Silas S. Smith and Danish settler Jens Nielson led about 230 Mormons on expedition to start a farming community in southeast
    ern Utah. After forg [続きを読む]
  • ENGLAND : New Scotland Yard - MPS
  • URBAN-STREET VIGNETTESCommunication and information solutions - Met Police, Buckingham Palace, UKロンドン警視庁 - Metropolitan Police Serviceロンドン警視庁(ロンドンけいしちょう、英語: Metropolitan Police Service, MPS)は、イギリスの警察組織の一つ。首都ロンドン一円(中心部のシティを除くグレーター・ロンドン全域)を管轄する首都警察であると同時に、国家全体の警備公安警察や王族・政府要 [続きを読む]
  • ARIZONA : Cynomys ludovicianus - Prairie Dog
  • Arizona black-tailed prairie dogCute little Prairie dogs eating grass, Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Tucson, ArizonaPrairie dogAri
    zona Black-tailed Prairie DogsPrairie dogs (genus Cynomys) are herbivorous burrowing rodents native to the grasslands of North Ame
    rica. The five species are: black-tailed, white-tailed, Gunnison's, Utah, and Mexican prairie dogs. They are a type of ground
    squirrel, [続きを読む]
  • ARIZONA : Prairie Dog - Cynomys ludovicianus
  • Cynomys ludovicianusPrairie DogsArizona Black-tailed Prairie Dogs, Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Tucson, ArizonaArizona black-tail
    ed prairie dogCute little Prairie dogs eating grassThe black-tailed prairie dog (Cynomys ludovicianus), is a rodent of the family
    Sciuridae found in the Great Plains of North America from about the United States-Canada border to the USA-Mexico border. Unlike s
    ome other [続きを読む]
  • YOKOHAMA : 横浜ベイブリッジ - Bay Bridge
  • URBAN-STREET VIGNETTESYokohama Bay BridgeYokohama Bay Bridge at Sunset, Honmoku and Daikoku Pier, Naka-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa横浜ベイブリッジ横浜ベイブリッジ(よこはまベイブリッジ)は、1989年(平成元年)9月27日に開通した神奈川県横浜市にある長さ860m(中央支間長460m)の斜張橋(吊り橋)である。東京港方面と横浜港を結ぶ港湾物流の一端を担うことにより、都市部の渋滞を緩和する重要な輸送路である。本牧埠頭A [続きを読む]