Salton Sea

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The Salton Sea is a unique environment. Images from USGS research activities in the region highlight the diversity and harshness of the environment for both humans and species that inhabit or visit the area.

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Image: Mud Volcano
April 18, 2009

Mud Volcano

A surface expression of geothermal activity.

Attribution: Natural Hazards
Image: Sunset
May 23, 2007

Sunset

Sunset Salton Sea, California.

Image: Receding Shoreline
July 2, 2010

Receding Shoreline

Receding shoreline on the east side of the Salton Sea, California.

Image: Mud Volcano
April 21, 2009

Mud Volcano

A surface expression of geothermal activity.

Attribution: Natural Hazards
Image: Sunset
June 14, 2007

Sunset

Sunset Salton Sea, California.

Image: Receding Shoreline
July 28, 2010

Receding Shoreline

Receding shoreline on the east side of the Salton Sea, California.

Image: Mud Volcano
April 21, 2009

Mud Volcano

A surface expression of geothermal activity.

Attribution: Natural Hazards
Image: Reclamation SHP
January 1, 2005

Reclamation SHP

Reclamation SHP (shallow water saline habitat ponds) Salton Sea, California.

Image: Receding Shoreline
November 26, 2010

Receding Shoreline

Receding shoreline on the east side of the Salton Sea, California.

Image: Mud Volcano
April 21, 2009

Mud Volcano

A surface expression of geothermal activity.

Attribution: Natural Hazards
Image: Mud Volcano
April 18, 2009

Mud Volcano

A surface expression of geothermal activity.

Attribution: Natural Hazards
Image: Receding Shoreline
May 23, 2010

Receding Shoreline

Receding shoreline on the east side of the Salton Sea, California.