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Author Elias, Scott A.
Title The Ice-Age history of national parks in the Rocky Mountains / Scott A. Elias.
Imprint Washington, DC : Smithsonian Institution Press, [1996]
[©1996]

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 MUSKINGUM STACKS  QE720 .E45    WITHDRAWN  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 MUSKINGUM STACKS  QE720 .E45    WITHDRAWN  
Subject Paleoecology -- Rocky Mountains Region.
Geology, Stratigraphic -- Pleistocene.
Geology -- Rocky Mountains Region.
National parks and reserves -- Rocky Mountains Region -- History.
Paleoecology -- Pleistocene.
Add Title National parks in the Rocky Mountains
Description 170 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 1560985240 (acid-free paper)
1560985232 (cloth : acid-free)
OCLC # 32166920
Table of Contents
 Acknowledgments 
Pt. 1Paleoecology: Why We Need to Study Past Ecosystems1
 Ch. 1Quaternary Fossils: What Are They and Where Are They Found?9
 Ch. 2The Repositories of Ecological History: Where Are Ice-Age Fossils Found?20
 Ch. 3Dating Past Events29
 Ch. 4Putting It All Together41
Pt. 2Ancient Life and Environments of the National Parks of the Rocky Mountains53
 Ch. 5Glacier National Park: Northern Forests and Rivers of Ice58
 Ch. 6Yellowstone National Park: A Land of Fire, Ice, and Water84
 Ch. 7Grand Teton National Park: A Landscape Sculpted by Ice115
 Ch. 8Rocky Mountain National Park: Life in the Rarified Air136
Ch. 9Conclusion157
 Glossary161
 Index165