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Color Overload but Look Sharp

A college professor with Australian accent told our class, “if your design looks good in black and white, you can always add color to make it even better. 148 more words

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Color Spots

Tired of cool-colored Leucophyllum?

Well, I almost am, but cool colors are welcome here. By the end of our hot, week-long monsoon season break, most of the flowers went away. 129 more words

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New Mexico State University’s Haunted Halls

New Mexico State University in Las Cruces, New Mexico. Photo by Michael Kleen

New Mexico State University in Las Cruces, New Mexico. Photo by Michael Kleen… 654 more words

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NM - DASO needs help finding missing woman | Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES – Doña Ana County Sheriff’s deputies are asking the public for help in locating a missing woman.

Gloria Moreno, 47, was reported missing on July 26 and was reportedly last seen in the Doña Ana area.

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Sunrise at Baylor Canyon

Baylor Canyon Pass via Baylor Canyon Rd is a 6.9 mile hike rated as moderate located on the edge of Las Cruces.

How beautiful it was to arrive at the trailhead and gaze up into a beautiful sky full of shining stars. 449 more words

Seen While Driving in My Area

Though Las Cruces is spread out, I sometimes take my camera to record different standout landscape designs I drive by.

This is in front of a small office complex with a restaurant; the people developing this complex mentioned all the trees and yuccas volunteered, since the swale catches extra stormwater. 236 more words

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Streetscape: On a Good Note

While there are more pitfalls a designer cannot anticipate, experience, knowing the ecoregion, and what it produces are a plus.

Even though city facilities overruled better ponding areas, the vegetation came out like I pictured. 143 more words

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