Land of Extremes Series

"Land of Extremes: IVDM connecting people to the great outdoors" Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. November 26, 2016.

"Land of Extremes Community builds signage with pride" Neal V Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. October 29, 2016.

"Land of Extremes: Processing collection sharpens skills and interest, leads to great adventure" Neal V Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. October 15, 2016.

"Land of Extremes: Lake Cahuilla helped shape geology, flora, fauna and the people of SoCal" Neal V Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. October 1, 2016.

"Land of Extremes: Partnerships lead to programs and exhibits" Neal V Hitch, Imperial Valley Press. September 17, 2016.

"Land of Extremes: Celebrating and interpreting the desert" Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. September 3, 2016.

"Land of Extremes: Debunking the myth: 'There's nothing here'". Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. August 20, 2016.

"Land of Extremes: Safe and secure amid shaking" Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. July 23, 2016.

"Land of Extremes: The Childers Collection comes home" Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. July 9, 2016.

"Land of Extremes: Kumeyaay Cosmology" Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. June 25, 2016.

"Land of Extremes: Museum evolving to improve usability" Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. June 11, 2016.

 "Land of Extremes: Museums an important educational institution." Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. May 28, 2016.

"Land of Extremes: Recovering the recent past." Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. April 16, 2016.

"Land of Extremes: Power of the Land." Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. April 2, 2016.

"Land of Extremes: Students help organize archival collection." Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. March 19, 2016.

"Land of Extremes: Technology and archaeology". Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. March 5, 2016.

"Land of Extremes: Big and Busy year for Desert Museum." Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press.  February 20, 2016. 

"Land of Extremes: Century Bike Ride may have taken its last ride." Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. February 6, 2016.

"Land of Extremes: Volunteers ensure tidy wilderness." Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. January 23, 2016.

Strategic planning: Discussion of strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. January 9, 2016.

Navigating the Landscape: Museums work to meet changing public interests. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. December 26, 2015

History on the Go: Bringing science and culture to hundreds of students. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. December 12, 2015.

The Power of Imperial Valley. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. November 28, 2015.

Photography Exhibit Opens at Desert Museum. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. November 14, 2015.

The Imperial Valley Desert Museum will celebrate PHOTOLAB with an exhibit entitled Michael Field: Designer, Hiker, Photographer. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. October 17, 2015.

Shining some light on the 'supermoon'. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. October 3, 2015.

Museum Expands with second installment of exhibitsNeal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. September 19, 2015.

Spreading knowledge through communicationNeal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. September 5, 2015.

Museum, staff, & goers to benefit from grant. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. August 22, 2015,

Strategic plan: Looking back to move forward. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. August 8, 2015.

Visitor experience helps improve museum exhibits. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. July 25, 2015.

Grant opens door to sharing culturesNeal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. July 11, 2015.

Artwork on Table Tops inspired by snakes in California. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. June 27, 2015. 

Painted Ollas: Some of the only visible art left by ancient Valley residents. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. June 13, 2015.

Plant Life: Valley's desert among the most biodiverse in world. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. May 30, 2015.  

Ollas highlighted in new exhibit. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. May 16, 2015.

'Wildlife of the Desert Museum. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. May 2, 2015.

Desert Museum: Behind the scenes of new exhibit. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. April 18, 2015.

History of water- and the Salton Sea- in Imperial. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. March 21, 2015.

Desert in the Round: A panoramic view. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. March 7, 2015. 

Ancient Fish Traps. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. February 21, 2015.

Bighorn Sheep are a rare sight and a rare breed. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. February 7, 2015.

The story behind the NAT's Coast to Cactus exhibit. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. January 24, 2015. 

Blake's Sea or Lake Cahuilla? Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. January 10, 2015.

Imperial County is middle of push, pull of plates. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. December 27, 2015.

From Big Ideas to Few Words. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. December 13, 2014.

Many signs of underwater life remain in desert. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. November 29, 2014.

Rock art is key to understanding ancient culture. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. November 15, 2014.

Desert geoglyphs still shrouded in mystery. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. November 1, 2014.

Volcanoes as a resource: today and yesterday. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. October 18, 2014.

Geodes: Nature's treasure box. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. October 4, 2014. 

Clay: a pivotal part of man's story. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. September 24, 2014.

Desert plants come alive. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. September 6, 2014.

Ancient Lake Cahuilla sustained life in the valley. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. August 23, 2014.

Food technology reveals much about ancient peoples. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. August 9, 2014.

Local arrow straightener collection a 'true' find. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. July 26, 2014.

Intact Fabian olla tells the story of ancient man. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. July 12, 2014.

A Long Road nears its end. Neal V. Hitch. Imperial Valley Press. June 28, 2014.