Yellowstone Country: The Enduring Wonder

Yellowstone Country: The Enduring Wonder

by Seymour L. Fishbein
     
 

Yellowstone Country. Vast forests, two national parks, wildlife refuges, wilderness areas, thundering waterfalls, gurgling hot springs, and more than two-thirds of the world's active geysers lie within its millions of acres. The oldest national park in the world, Yellowstone, makes up its core. No legal boundaries define the region; it is one of the most intact… See more details below

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Yellowstone Country. Vast forests, two national parks, wildlife refuges, wilderness areas, thundering waterfalls, gurgling hot springs, and more than two-thirds of the world's active geysers lie within its millions of acres. The oldest national park in the world, Yellowstone, makes up its core. No legal boundaries define the region; it is one of the most intact ecosystems in the lower 48. Here, whooping cranes summer in marshes; elk and bison roam meadows; and elegant trumpeter swans winter in ice-free waters warmed by thermal springs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780870447136
Publisher:
National Geographic Society
Publication date:
03/14/1994
Series:
Special Publications Series 24
Pages:
196
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 10.33(h) x 0.71(d)

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