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Geology of the Yellowstone National Park

United States Geological Survey

Geology of the Yellowstone National Park

Part 2: Descriptive Geology, Petrography, and Paleontology.

by United States Geological Survey

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Published by s.n in S.l .
Written in English


Edition Notes

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SeriesU.S. Geological Survey Monographs -- 32
ContributionsHague, A.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21717798M

  The geology so intrigued us and the kids that finding this book in the National Park Service store made our summer trip even more enjoyable. As you travel through Yellowstone, this book is like a personal guide to the geologic features/5(4). Geology of the Yellowstone National Park: Part II, descriptive geology, petrography, and paleontology / Title Variants: Alternative: Atlas to accompany monograph XXXII on the geology of the Yellowstone National Park Related Titles. Series: Monographs of the United States Geological Survey ; v. ByCited by: 5.

Welcome to my website, My Yellowstone Experience. In the Events section of my sister (Eastern Coyote Research) webpage, I describe the PowerPoint slideshow that I offer based on my many visits to the world’s first national park (established in ).This talk, “My Yellowstone Experience: A Photographic Journey of the World’s First National Park”, describes the unique geology and. Yellowstone National Park is an American national park located in the western United States, with parts in Wyoming, Montana and was established by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant on March 1, Yellowstone was the first national park in the U.S. and is also widely held to be the first national park in the ing body: U.S. National Park Service.

  Yellowstone is the United States' first national park. It was established on March 1, , by President Ulysses S. stone is mainly located in the state of Wyoming, but it also extends into Montana and a small part of : Amanda Briney. Here are Yellowstone National Park opening and closing dates you'll need to plan your next visit. These dates are current as of Ma Monday,


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Geology of the Yellowstone National Park by United States Geological Survey Download PDF EPUB FB2

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