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China - Taklamakan Desert

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  • Dead tree on the edge of the Taklamakan Desert
  • Dead tree on the edge of the Taklamakan Desert
  • Dead tree on the edge of the Taklamakan Desert
  • Dead tree on the edge of the Taklamakan Desert
  • Fertile land
  • Sand dune
  • Sand storm
  • Taklamakan dunes
  • Old tree in the desert
  • Fence in the sand
  • Sand dune
  • Attempts to reclaim some desert
  • B road
  • Wet sand
  • Sunset in the desert
  • Dust devil

Dunes going on forever. The greenery is the area of land the Chinese are irrigating either side of the highway.
Taklamakan Desert, Xinjiang, China.
[Photographer: Jonathan E Tyrrell]

Dunes of the Taklamakan Desert