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The vertical cliffs of Aravaipa Canyon stand as witness to the lowlands that meet the northern edge of the Galiuros in Arizona.
Cliffs of Aravaipa Canyon The vertical cliffs of Aravaipa Canyon stand as witness to the lowlands that meet the northern edge of the Galiuros in Arizona. © Michael Greene / WildMoments
Second place image in the 2014 Tucson area High School Nature Photo Contest sponsored by the Nature Conservancy and Arizona Highways magazine.
Desert Sunset Lightning Second place image in the 2014 Tucson area High School Nature Photo Contest sponsored by the Nature Conservancy and Arizona Highways magazine. © Alejandro Alvarado-Wells