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Video: Trail Signs

Trail signs come in many forms. They can be as simple as a pile of rocks and as fancy as a colorful sign full of all sorts of information about various destinations. Sometimes they are just I's cut into trees and other times they may be ribbon tied to a bush. Despite the wide range of things which might be considered to be trail signs, they all convey some information about....
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Songs and videos created by blackturtle.us, featuring desert and mountain scenery, donkeys, tarantulas, lizards, and more! Lots of videos shot in the Panamint Valley, Death Valley, Mojave Desert, and Sierra Nevadas!

fivespot wildflower Native Plant Information
Two websites featuring wildflowers and other native plants growing in the desert and the mountains of eastern California:
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Go directly to YouTube and view the BlackTurtleShow channel where you will find plenty of humorous musical videos that may be slightly warped or demented, but all in good fun!

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Information about the eleven novels published by blackturtle.us, including quick summaries, back cover blurbs, links to online retailers, and some discussion of themes developed in these books.

Video: Outhouses

An outhouse is not much more than a shack equipped with a toilet seat positioned above a hole in the ground. It is not attached to a sewer or a septic system. As a result, a heavily used outhouse can become quite smelly. There are a few ways to mitigate the intensity of the odor eminating from outhouses, but ultimately....
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