Mesa Verde Group
This layer does not occur in Canyonlands, but may be seen while driving Interstate 70 north of the park.
Did You Know?
Naturally occurring sandstone basins called “potholes” collect rain water and wind-blown sediment, forming tiny ecosystems where a fascinating collection of plants and animals live. Tadpole shrimp, fairy shrimp and many insects can be found in potholes. More...