Boulder City Correspondence – December 2016

Great Egret at Lake Mead

The Birds of Lake Mead                                                                                         Double-crested cormorant Chirp, caw, quack, squawk, squeak, coo are parts of the cacophony of sounds performed in winter at the edge of the inland sea along the constantly receding shoreline in what is called the riparian zone of Lake Mead. Lake Mead, which you may recall is the body … Read moreBoulder City Correspondence – December 2016

Boulder City Correspondence – August 2016

Boulder City Lake Mead and Boulder City                                                                      Boulder Basin Las Vegas Boat Harbor, Lake Mead There would be no Boulder City without Lake Mead. Boulder City’s was created to be the headquarters to build the Hoover Dam, which created Lake Mead. And there it is, an immense blue jewel imbedded in a rocky desert. … Read moreBoulder City Correspondence – August 2016