alkali flat


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alkali flat

n
(Geological Science) an arid plain encrusted with alkaline salts derived from the streams draining into it
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The family, from the Burgundy region of France, set out to trek the undulating dunes of the Alkali Flat Trail at the White Sands National Monument in New Mexico.
The family had two 20-ounce (566-gram) water bottles when they set out on the hike along the national monument's Alkali Flat trail at about 1 p.
In "Desert to Dream: A Decade of Burning man Photography", Barbara Traub has compiled a collection that represents and presents a photographic record of a decade of Burning Man celebrations at the Black Rock Arts Festival held annual in the dry alkali flats of northwest Nevada's Black Rock Desert which runs for about a week and culminates over the Labor Day weekend.