Brothel

The former site of the Mustang Ranch turns out to be an important piece of a floodplain restoration project in Nevada, and was inadvertently preserved because of the presence of the famous brothel.
Dec 17, 2009   The New York Times
A floodplain on the Truckee River -- the original site of a famous Nevada brothel -- is being restored to its natural state.
Dec 16, 2009   The New York Times