The Lake Mead Atlas details information about the park using a variety of maps, graphics, and statistics. Each page focuses on a particular topic and draws from informational resources such as professional papers, peer reviewed publications, reports, and agency data. Each page is reviewed by subject matter experts and includes a list of resources drawn on for the page and for quick reference to locate additional information about the topic.
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