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Apr 26, 2014 - Ponderosa Pine and Wide Open Spaces

As we climbed out of the Klamath Valley this morning, you could see the snow covered Cascade Mountains off in the distance and the countryside went from mostly agriculture to Ponderosa Pine forest. After passing through Bend, OR , the Ponderosa Pine forest transitions into the high desert which is mostly arid land with junipers and sagebrush. The land is farmed where there is irrigation water available. The land without irrigation appears to be grazing land for cattle. The amazing thing is that event though Redmond is the fastest growing...

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