Pueblo of Jemez (pronounced "Hay-mess" or traditionally as "He-mish") is the only location where Towa is spoken; traditional law prohibits written forms of the language.
Jemez Pueblo, Sandoval County, north central New Mexico: Daxis, CC BY ND 2.0, via Flickr @ https://www.flickr.com/photos/daxis/9064291090/
Concerns about a nuclear bomb left in Valles Caldera contribute to suspense in "Jemez Spring," last installment in Sonny Baca quartet by Rudolfo Anaya.
Cerro la Jara, approximately 246-feet (75-meter)-high forested rhyolite lava dome in Valle Grande, largest meadow in the Valles Caldera National Preserve in Jemez Mountains
Sandoval County, north central New Mexico: Brian0918 (Brian0918 on en.wikipedia), Public Domain, via Wikimedia Commons @ https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Valle_Grande_dome.jpg
In "Jemez Spring," Sonny Baca's nemesis drowns in the Rio Grande at Barelas, historic neighborhood south of downtown Albuquerque defined by Rio Grande and railroad yards.
vaulted wooden and steel ceilings with green and yellow stained glass windows of The Yards, formerly Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Rail Yards complex, now site of popular markets and shops
ATSF Rail Yards are sited in Albququerque's Barelas neighborhood, south of downtown and adjacent to South Broadway neighborhood.: Michael Zanussi, CC BY 2.0, via Flickr @ https://www.flickr.com/photos/mzanussi/15668905097/
Chicoma Mountain: highest point in Jemez Mountains, with elevation of 11,561 feet (3,524 meters) and exceptionally high tree line, almost to summit
viewed from north; Saturday, July 18, 2009, 10:58: JerryFriedman, CC BY SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons @ https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Chicoma_from_north.JPG
Soda Dam on Jemez Creek near Jemez Springs: natural dam created by buildup of mineral deposits from underground hot springs
Santa Fe National Forest, north central New Mexico: John Fowler (snowpeak), CC BY 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons @ https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Soda_Dam_on_Jemez_Creek.jpg