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View across Sossusvlei from Dune 45, Namib Desert, Namib-Nauklaft Park, Namibia.  The dunes here reach over 200m in height.  Water manages to flow into the large basin of Sossusvlei every ten years on average.  The trees at the bottom of the dune are about 5-10m high.
Credit: D. Stone


View across Sossusvlei from Dune 45, Namib Desert, Namib-Nauklaft Park, Namibia. The dunes here reach over 200m in height. Water manages to flow into the large basin of Sossusvlei every ten years on average. The trees at the bottom of the dune are about 5-10m high.



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