16 nationalparks

16 nationalparks - OUTLINE: NATIONAL PARK SYSTEM 1....

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–5. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
OUTLINE: NATIONAL PARK SYSTEM 1. NATIONAL PARK SYSTEM FACTS. 2. INTERNAL PROBLEMS 3. EXTERNAL PROBLEMS Suggested Reading: Keiter 1997. Greater Yellowstone’s bison: unraveling of an early American wildlife achievement. J. Wildlife Manage. 61:1-11. World Parks at Risk. National Geographic, October 2006 (whole issue is devoted to parks)
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
NATIONAL PARK SYSTEM ____ UNITS (= ____ _____________ _____________ _____________) _____ million ha (____ million acres) AGENCY: _______ _______________ _______________ Yosemite National Park, CA
Background image of page 2
GRAND CANYON = NATIONAL PARK Other national parks: Yellowstone (first), Everglades, Gettysburg, etc.
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
MOST NATIONAL MONUMENTS LESS FAMOUS George Washington’s birthplace (left) is a National Monument. Valley Forge (on right, where Washington camped during Revolutionary War winter) is a National Park. BUT MORE IMPORTANT DIFFERENCE: _____________________ ________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________.
Background image of page 4
Image of page 5
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 02/27/2011 for the course FNR 103 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Purdue.

Page1 / 14

16 nationalparks - OUTLINE: NATIONAL PARK SYSTEM 1....

This preview shows document pages 1 - 5. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online