When I sat down this morning to sift through the news in the Land Desk realm I got depressed and then even more so. It’s grim out there. The Hermits Peak Megafire continues its devastating march across New Mexico.
Lake Mead’s receding waters revealed another body.
And whatever snow is left in the Colorado River watershed is likely to melt pretty quickly given the high winds, dust, and warm temperatures. Check out this satellite image of fire smoke and dust.
It basically makes for a non-stop aridification watch. Blargh. So, I figured I’d put some pretty pictures up here, instead. The first person who correctly identifies each picture (as specified in the respective captions), will get a free year-long Land Desk paid-subscription for themselves or a friend of their choice. That is to say: There are THREE free subs up for grabs here, folks!
Put your answers in the comments section, please!