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Photography of Homer L. Shantz

Dunes and Tamarix

Contributor: 
The University of Arizona Herbarium
Creator: 
Homer Leroy Shantz
Description: 
Shows dunes with Tamarix, the chief plant on the island in the draws or dunes. There is some alkali in spots but apparently too little water for it to become a harmful factor. [Shantz travel journal, July 28, 1919]
Format: 
image/jpeg
Language: 
English
Title: 
azu_shantz_19190728_36028_m
Created: 
1919-07-28
Continent: 
Africa
Country: 
Cape Verde
Country Then: 
Cape Verde
Place: 
St. Vincent
Province: 
Sao Vicente
Is this item in the public domain?: 
No