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Category: National Parks

St. Thomas, Nevada

Within the boundaries of Lake Mead Recreation Area is the remains of St. Thomas. Mormon settlers created the town in the 1860s. This town sat on the banks of the Colorado River. This town was purchased by the federal government…

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Hoover Dam

The Hoover Dam was created to harness water to create electricity and to provide water to cities in Nevada, Arizona and California. This river also feeds water to cities in Mexico. The Dam also helped stop flooding along the Colorado…

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