In this Nov. 17, 1998, file time exposure photo, a meteor streaks through the sky over Joshua trees and rocks in Southern California's Mojave Desert.
In this Nov. 17, 1998, file time exposure photo, a meteor streaks through the sky over Joshua trees and rocks in Southern California's Mojave Desert. Reed Saxon AP
In this Nov. 17, 1998, file time exposure photo, a meteor streaks through the sky over Joshua trees and rocks in Southern California's Mojave Desert. Reed Saxon AP

A California desert debate blooms again over protecting the Joshua tree

November 04, 2016 11:04 AM