Explore the Rio Tinto Center's unique design, materials, green features and public art on a guided architecture tour, included with Museum admission..
Basin and Range PlantsPlant communities change with elevation.
With basins and ranges come plant diversity. Salt-tolerant plants such as pickleweed, greasewood, and shadscale grows in playas (low salty flats). Dry foothills are home...
Colorado Plateau Life ZonesPlant and animal communities change as elevation increases.
Different Elevation, Different PlantsElevation, rainfall, soil and sun control what plants grow where.
The higher up you go in Utah's mountains, the cooler and wetter it gets. As temperature and moisture chance, so do the communities...
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