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Mattresses and other trash litter the desert landscape north of town north and west of Mohave Community College with Bull Mountain in the background. County officials and residents are concerned with the vast amounts of trash illegally dumped in the surrounding desert.

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Solutions sought to control desert dumping

Wayne Hollins is getting tired of cleaning up all the trash that’s been illegally dumped in the desert around his home in Golden Valley, and he doesn’t see Mohave County doing much to stop or even slow the criminal activity.