Geology Underfoot in Yosemite National Park by Allen Glazner,Greg Stock

By Allen Glazner,Greg Stock

Few areas within the state rival Yosemite nationwide Park for vertigo-inducing cliffs, plunging waterfalls, and wonderful panoramic perspectives of granite peaks. some of the gains that viewers locate so much tantalizing approximately Yosemite have specific and compelling geologic stories—tales that proceed to spread at the present time in vibrant, frequently harmful methods. whereas vacationing greater than twenty-seven extraordinary websites, you’ll observe why a lot of Yosemite’s domes shed rock shells like onion layers, what occurs while a volcano erupts less than a glacial lake, and why rocks appear to be virtually regularly tumbling from the region’s cliffs. With a mess of colourful photographs and illustrations, and prose tooled for the lay reader, Geology Underfoot in Yosemite nationwide Park can assist you learn the panorama the way in which a geologist does.
The Geology Underfoot sequence encourages you to get from your vehicle for an up-close examine rocks and landforms. those books tell and enlighten, irrespective of how much—or how little—geology you know. What’s extra, they’re easily stable analyzing, on-site or at home.

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