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Gone With the Wind

This Science Feature can be found at: http://www.usgs.gov/blogs/features/usgs_top_story/gone-with-the-wind/
Dust storm approaching Moab, Utah on June 7, 2006. Photo courtesy of Tonya Troxler.

Dust storm approaching Moab, Utah on June 7, 2006. Photo courtesy of Tonya Troxler.

Increased dust storm activity may result from enhanced aridity in the Southwest, according to a USGS study.

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