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     1. The community of Newberry Springs, east of Barstow, has hosted championship water-skiing competitions.  
     2. The nation's first solar-thermal power plant was built in Daggett.  
     3. Father Dumetz of Mission San Gabriel named the San Bernardino valley and mountains in 1810.  
     4. San Bernardino County is one of the few areas where rare earth minerals are found.  
     5. Volcanic forces created many interesting features in the East Mojave.  
     6. San Bernardino County is home to the world's largest Joshua tree and was home to the largest lodge pole pine tree until the Forest Service blew it up it up with dynamite.  
     7. Thirty-seven mountain ranges provide scenic vistas in the County.  
     8. San Bernardino has geothermal springs within the city limits.  
     9. The sand dunes near Kelso sing when you walk on them.  
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