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Highlights of Yellowstone geology

William A. Fischer

Highlights of Yellowstone geology

with an interpretation of the 1959 earthquakes and their effects in Yellowstone National Park

by William A. Fischer

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Published by Yellowstone National Park in Yellowstone Park, Wyo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology -- Yellowstone National Park,
  • Earthquakes -- Yellowstone National Park

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesYellowstone"s living geology : earthquakes and mountains
    Statementby William A. Fischer.
    ContributionsYellowstone National Park.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination62 p. :
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14433496M
    OCLC/WorldCa669994

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Fischer (Author) out of 5 5/5(1). Highlights of Yellowstone geology with an interpretation of the earthquakes and their effects in Yellowstone National Park, Paperback – January 1, by William A Fischer (Author)5/5(1).

"Windows into the Earth" is a beautiful book, too, brimming with illustrations, photos, charts, drawings. It also points interested readers toward more resources for study, and provides a fascinating "region by region" roadside geology travelogue one can use when visiting in Yellowstone and Grand Teton parks/5(37).

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Highlights of Yellowstone geology with an interpretation of the earthquakes and their effects in Yellowstone National Park. Yellowstone Park, Wyo.: Yellowstone Library and Museum Association, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors.

Randall Marrett I think this is the best popular geology book on the parks. It is technically sound (Bob Smith is a geophysics professor at Univ. Utah, and has worked more I think this is the best popular geology book on the parks. It is technically sound (Bob Smith is a geophysics professor at Univ.

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Yellowstone National Park is a treasure that inspires awe in travelers from around the world. New Zealand and Iceland are known for their geysers, but nowhere are there as many as in Yellowstone.

Scenery, wildlife, and history were contributing factors influencing Congress to establish Yellowstone as the world’s first national park in There are two good books that I highly recommend for delving more deeply into the fabulous geology of Yellowstone National Park and surrounding areas.

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Yellowstone is as wondrous as it is complex. The park is at the heart of the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, where nature and culture abound. Here are just a few highlights, including the beneficial role that fire plays in the ecosystem, for you to learn about the park.

At the heart of Yellowstone is. Through over illustrations, including both color and black-and-white photographs, this Yellowstone handbook offers a nice overview of the park’s natural history, including its geology, ecology, flora and fauna.

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[William A Fischer]. This is a geology class, and biodiversity is a bit far-afield, but we have time for a quick detour.

We saw that there have been mass extinctions in the past—times when many living types became extinct in a short interval. There is a real chance that a geologist far in the future would place our current time as the latest mass extinction, the.

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Book This book does not require a rating on the quality scale.Highlights in Yellowstone National Park Yellowstone is an enormous park with a staggering number of attractions to see. The park’s absolute highlights are accessible via the Grand Loop Road, and you can visit most of them in a few days.Yellowstone National Park is world-famous for its geysers and hot springs.

Those thermal features are easy-to-observe evidence of an active magma system beneath the Park. This magma system has produced some of the largest volcanic eruptions in Earth's history - .