April 8, 2009
Havasu Creek Waterfall, Arizona
Photograph by Suzanne Mathia
This Month in Photo of the Day: Nature and Environment
Nestled 3,000 feet (900 meters) deep into Havasu Canyon lies the land of the Havasupai. The native Indians are named for the area, the people of the Blue Green. The area is known around the world for its blue waters and spectacular waterfalls. Havasu Creek, a year-round stream with incredible aquamarine water, flows by the village and descends another 1,400 feet [425 meters], passing over five waterfalls. Navajo Falls is the most secluded and is considered by many to be one of the most beautiful places on Earth.
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