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Lake Mead - Scenery
Photo courtesy of Tony Conboy III.
Photo courtesy of Tony Conboy III.

Lake Mead -- a National Recreation Area-- was formed when the Colorado River was dammed were it flowed through hot, dry terrain.

In 1935, Hoover Dam was completed and Lake Mead was created: at the time, it was the largest artifical lake in the world. (Read more at the National Parks site.)

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