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Feb 18th
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The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Southern Nevada District Office is asking motorists driving along state route 159 in the Red Rock area to be careful of wild burros.

In the past year, at least 11 burros have been hit and killed or sustained injuries leading to euthanization.The burros are increasingly wandering onto the road creating a safety hazard for people traveling the highways.
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Bureau of Land Management (BLM) paleontologists have confirmed fossilized tracks (footprints) made 180 to 190 million years ago in sandstone within Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area near Las Vegas, Nevada. This is the first documented dinosaur tracksite in Nevada, experts said.

Dubbed the Red Rock Tracksite, dozens of tracks from the Early Jurassic period have currently been documented.
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