A photo of The Rio Grande River.

A photo of The Rio Grande River.

Detailed Description

This view shows the riparian shrub forest (mostly tamarisk or salt cedar), barren mud flats, and a channel gravel bar along the Rio Grande. The Sierra de Santa Elena is in the distance. This view is from a stream terrace near the Cottonwood Campground in western Big Bend National Park.

Details

Image Dimensions: 800 x 600

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US