ERIC Number: ED160432
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: 0
The Geologic Story of Canyonlands National Park. Geological Survey Bulletin 1327.
Lohman, S. W.
In 1964, Canyonlands was established as the 32nd U.S. national park, covering 400 square miles at the junction of the Green and Colorado Rivers in Utah. This booklet gives the early history of the area, a summary of the geologic history of the park, and a description of the high mesas, benchlands, and canyons. There are 81 illustrations including maps, charts, and photographs of the Canyonlands. Additional readings and selected references are included. (MA)
Descriptors: Ancient History, Earth Science, Environmental Education, Evolution, Geology, Natural Resources, Parks, Resource Materials, Science Education, Trails
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (Stock Number 2401-02498; $2.65)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of the Interior, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Canyonlands National Park
Note: Contains numerous colored photographs which will not reproduce well