Red Tank Meteorological Station (No. 43)

Description: 

Red Tank Meteorological Station (No. 43) is located on a low ridge which overlooks the confluence of 2 smallwatersheds to the west. The station is located about 100 m to the west of where the road to Red Tank ends at the diversion channel.

Site Details: 

Soils
Puertocito-Rock outcrop complex
Vegetation
Juniper shrubland - Mixture of Larrea, Prosopis, Atriplex.
Landform
Low rolling hills
Hydrology
Surrounded by small ephemeral channels which only flow during heavy precipitation events

Elevation: 

1,766m