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Boron: The Element of Place

03 nov 2006

A day trip to Boron with the Center for Land Use Interpretation. This guided tour will begin in Culver City, congeal at the Center’s Desert Research Station, and spend the day visiting the remarkable places that ring this dramatic and compelling part of the California landscape.

Sites visited and/or discussed include the largest open pit mine in California; the largest solar power plant in the world; a mountaintop rocket test site and an abandoned federal prison.