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Imperial Sand Hills

Imperial Sand Hills
Imperial Sand Hills

Imperial Sand Hills is one of the largest dune patches in the United States. It is an outstanding example of dune geology and ecology in an arid land.

Location: Imperial County, CA

Year designated: 1966

Acres: 23,121

Ownership: Federal, Private

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Last Updated: June 28, 2012