Chaco Wash, New Mexico

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A large stream that cuts through Chaco Canyon in northwestern New Mexico. The stream bed is dry most of the year, but is subject to flooding during the rainy seasons of spring and summer.

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"Sunset Light on bluffs at Chaco Canyon, NM, March 23, 2009" by George Lamson is licensed under CC BY-SA.

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