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GEOLOGY OF CAPITOL REEF NATIONAL PARK - nature.nps.gov ...

Age Thick. (ft) Description Quaternary Q Unconsolidated alluvium ( Qal ), rock glacier deposits (Qmr ), dune sand ( Qed ), landslide deposits ( Qms ), terrace gravel

http://www2.nature.nps.gov/.../capitol.pdf

NPS: Big Juniper House of Mesa Verde, Colorado (Chapter 4)

The stone artifacts from Big Juniper House are described under broad functional categories, such as milling or grinding and fabricating implements (table 9).

http://www.nps.gov/.../chap4.htm

Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park An Analysis of the Vegetation in Tuolumne Meadows Division of Resources Management and Science

http://www.nps.gov/.../analysis-of-tuol-mdw-vegetation-2009.pdf

USGS: Geological Survey Bulletin 612 (Itinerary)

Just before reaching Black Buttes station the train crosses the youngest of the three groups of Cretaceous coal beds that are exposed around the Rock Springs dome.

http://www.nps.gov/.../sec15.htm

The Geology of the San Juan Islands (Introduction)

The San Juan Islands are composed chiefly of Paleozoic and Mesozoic sedimentary rocks, the former having been intruded and metamorphosed by igneous rocks of Mesozoic age.

http://www.cr.nps.gov/.../intro.htm

Yosemite National Park - Natural Features & Ecosystems (U ...

Geology: Yosemite presents a glaciated landscape. The scenery, resulting from the interaction of the glaciers and the underlying rocks, was the basis for ...

http://www.nps.gov/.../naturalfeaturesandecosystems.htm

USGS: Geological Survey Bulletin 1327 (Rock and Landforms)

The vivid and varied colors of the bare rocks and the fantastic canyons, buttes, spires, columns, alcoves, caves, arches, and other erosional forms of the canyon ...

http://www.cr.nps.gov/.../sec5.htm

Animal Life in the Yosemite (Mammals) - National Park Service

CALIFORNIA SPOTTED SKUNK. Spilogale phenax phenax Merriam. Field characters.—Size slightly less than that of California Ground Squirrel; tail slightly over half the ...

http://www.cr.nps.gov/.../mammals27.htm

Geological Interpretive Trail - National Park Service

Almo Pluton Most of the pinnacles at City of Rocks and Castle Rocks are made of granite from the Almo pluton. The pluton started out as an

http://www.nps.gov/.../GeoGuide-Final-Approved-on-line-version.pdf

Wilderness Safety - Yosemite National Park (U.S. National ...

Visitors to the Yosemite Wilderness must accept the risks as part of the Wilderness experience. Common sense and some knowledge of safe travel and camping ...

http://www.nps.gov/.../wilderness_safety.htm