A report on Nevada

Mexico in 1824. Alta California included today's Nevada.
Sculpture representing a steam locomotive, in Ely, Nevada. Early locomotives played an important part in Nevada's mining industry.
Nevada territory in 1861
Mountains west of Las Vegas in the Mojave Desert
A valley near Pyramid Lake
Topographic map of Nevada
Little Finland rock formation in Nevada
Köppen climate types of Nevada, using 1991-2020 climate normals.
The Las Vegas Strip looking South
Carson City Mint in Carson City. Carson City is an independent city and the capital of Nevada.
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, Calico basin
Great Basin National Park
The quartzite of Doso Doyabi in Great Basin National Park
Valley of Fire State Park
Mount Charleston
Population density map of Nevada
The Winnemucca Sand Dunes, north of Winnemucca
Downtown Reno
East Las Vegas suburbs
Nevada quarter
MGM Grand, with sign promoting it as The City of Entertainment
Lake Tahoe on the Nevada–California border
Goldstrike (Post-Betze) Mine in the Carlin Trend, the largest Carlin-type deposit in the world, containing more than 35000000 ozt gold
Cattle near the Bruneau River in Elko County
Ranching in Washoe County
State route shield
U.S. Route50, also known as "The Loneliest Road in America"
The Nevada State Legislative Building in Carson City
The courthouse of the Supreme Court of Nevada
A map that details the federal land in southern Nevada, showing Nellis Air Force Base Complex and Nevada Test Site
Party registration by county (February 2021):

State in the Western region of the United States.

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Dayton, Nevada

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The Carson River in Dayton
Dayton courthouse, built in 1864
Union Hotel, Dayton, built in the early 1870s

Dayton is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Lyon County, Nevada, United States.

State of Deseret

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Provisional state of the United States, proposed in 1849 by settlers from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Salt Lake City.

Provisional state of the United States, proposed in 1849 by settlers from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Salt Lake City.

The boundaries of the provisional State of Deseret (orange with black outline) as proposed in 1849. Modern state boundaries are underlaid for reference.
The Deseret Stone used in the construction of the Washington Monument. The stone was donated by the territory in 1853 to represent the provisional state.
The Beehive symbol often associated with Deseret.
The Beehive symbol used on Utah's state route shield.
The Utah Territory is shown in blue, while the proposed State of Deseret is outlined by the dotted line. Modern state boundaries underlaid for reference.
Reconstruction of a flag, as described in contemporary newspapers

The proposal encompassed nearly all of present-day Utah and Nevada, large portions of California and Arizona, and parts of Colorado, New Mexico, Wyoming, Idaho, and Oregon.

Snake River

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Major river of the greater Pacific Northwest region in the United States.

Major river of the greater Pacific Northwest region in the United States.

The Snake River exits Jackson Lake and winds southwards through Jackson Hole
The Clearwater River (left) joins the Snake River (center) at Lewiston
South Fork of the Snake River in Idaho
Locations of the Yellowstone hotspot as it passed through the Snake River Plain
Shoshone Falls near Twin Falls, Idaho
The extraordinarily flat and expansive Snake River Plain was the result of the Lake Bonneville floods and the Yellowstone Hotspot
The Snake River flows through an arid gorge nearing its mouth in Washington
Map of the Columbia River Basin with the Snake River highlighted in yellow and the Columbia River in blue
Dams like Milner Dam divert water from the Snake River for irrigation, which causes many of the pollution problems in the Snake
Snake River Scene (1920) by L.T. Walter
The Snake River flowing through the Palouse region about 10 miles (16 km) above its mouth on the Columbia River
The Snake River near Jackson, Wyoming, in 1871
An unidentified steamboat sails up the Snake River in either Washington or Idaho in 1898
Brownlee Dam, the uppermost dam of the Hells Canyon Project
The Little Goose Lock and Dam
Columbia River Basin
In the middle reaches of the Snake River as it flows through the Snake River Plain, introduced species have fared better than native species
The headwaters of the Snake River remain heavily forested, especially inside protected areas
Reaches such as this one in Hells Canyon are no longer accessible to salmon due to the construction of dams
The Clearwater River is the largest tributary of the Snake River
Henrys Fork is the largest tributary upstream of the Snake River Plain
The Grande Ronde River meets the Snake near the lower part of Hells Canyon
The Salmon River is the second-largest tributary, joining the Snake in Hells Canyon

Its watershed is the 10th largest among North American rivers, and covers almost 108000 sqmi in portions of six U.S. states: Wyoming, Idaho, Nevada, Utah, Oregon, and Washington, with the largest portion in Idaho.

Location of the county within Nevada, United States in 1987–1989.

Bullfrog County, Nevada

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Location of the county within Nevada, United States in 1987–1989.
Yucca Mountain

Bullfrog County was an uninhabited county in the U.S. state of Nevada created by the Nevada Legislature in 1987.

An enlargeable map of the United States after the Treaty of Paris in 1789

Territorial evolution of Nevada

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An enlargeable map of the United States after the Treaty of Paris in 1789
An enlargeable map of the United States after the Anglo-American Convention of 1818
An enlargeable map of the United States after the Adams-Onís Treaty took effect in 1821
An enlargeable map of the United States after the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo in 1848
An enlargeable map of the United States after the Compromise of 1850
An enlargeable map of the United States after the Nevada Organic Act in 1861
An enlargeable map of the United States after the first Utah annexation in 1862
An enlargeable map of the United States after Nevada Statehood in 1864
An enlargeable map of the United States after the second Utah annexation in 1866
An enlargeable map of the United States after the Arizona annexation in 1867
An enlargeable map of the United States as it has been since 1959

The following outline traces the territorial evolution of the U.S. State of Nevada.

Lake Mead from the Hoover Dam

Lake Mead National Recreation Area

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Lake Mead from the Hoover Dam
Rock formations near Echo Bay
Satellite image of Lake Mead
A boat at Lake Mead National Recreation Area

Lake Mead National Recreation Area is a U.S. national recreation area in southeastern Nevada and northwestern Arizona.

1867 map of the Arizona and New Mexico Territories, showing the remnant of Pah-Ute county (pink area top left)

Pah-Ute County, Arizona Territory

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1867 map of the Arizona and New Mexico Territories, showing the remnant of Pah-Ute county (pink area top left)

Pah-Ute County is a former county in the northwest corner of Arizona Territory that existed from 1865 until 1871, at which point most of the area was transferred to Nevada.

Northbound view approaching northern terminus of I-515 in 2015

Interstate 515

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Northbound view approaching northern terminus of I-515 in 2015
Beginning of northbound I-515 as seen in 2015, at former southern terminus in the southern city limits of Henderson.

Interstate 515 (I-515) is a 14.444 mi spur route of I-15 in the US state of Nevada that runs from the junction of I-11, I-215, and State Route 564 (SR 564) at the Spaghetti Bowl Interchange in Henderson to the junction of I-15, U.S. Route 93 (US 93), and US 95 at the Las Vegas Spaghetti Bowl Interchange in Downtown Las Vegas.

Southern California

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Geographic and cultural region that generally comprises the southern portion of the U.S. state of California.

Geographic and cultural region that generally comprises the southern portion of the U.S. state of California.

San Diego Marina district
Sunset in Venice, a neighborhood in Los Angeles
Three Arch Bay in Laguna Beach
California counties below the 36th standard parallel
Topography of the border region
Percent of households with incomes above $150k across LA County census tracts.
Köppen climate types of southern California
Proctor Valley in Chula Vista
Autumn of 2008 in southern California.
Satellite view of southern California, including the Channel Islands
View from La Jolla Cove in San Diego.
Peaks in the eastern San Gabriel Mountains, Angeles National Forest, San Bernardino County.
Yucca Valley with Visitor Center in Background in June 2017.
Ocean Beach Sunset in San Diego.
Northridge earthquake shake map
Salton Sea in the Coachella Valley
The Oceanside Pier on the San Diego County coast
Downtown San Bernardino
Taco Bell Headquarters in Irvine
Disneyland in Anaheim
Interstate and state highway system of Southern California
The Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway's combined Super Chief-El Capitan pulls into Los Angeles's Union Passenger Terminal on September 24, 1966.
University of California, Los Angeles
California Institute of Technology
Blooming Roses at Huntington Library in San Marino, Los Angeles County, April 2022

The Colorado Desert and the Colorado River are located on Southern California's eastern border with Arizona, and San Bernardino County shares a border with Nevada to the northeast.

The endangered Amargosa pupfish in Kings Pool

Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge

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The endangered Amargosa pupfish in Kings Pool
Ash Meadows sunray
thumb|Crystal Spring in Ash Meadow
Ash Meadows NWR entry sign 2017-05-14

The Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge is a protected wildlife refuge located in the Amargosa Valley of southern Nye County, in southwestern Nevada.