Zion National ParkBook - 2009
National Parks are part of the heritage of America, and this title examines one of the most compelling parks in the country, Zion National Park. Students will examine the ecosystems, geology, and the flora and fauna that makes Zion unique. Readers will learn this park's hstory from early human habitation through its designation as a national park, and examine the conflict between conservation and tourism that challenges efforts to preserve this national treasure for future generations. Includes original photos from award-winning author/photographer John Hamilton. ABDO & Daughters is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.
Publisher: Edina, Minn. : ABDO Pub. Co., c2009.
Branch Call Number: j 917.9248 HAMILTON
Characteristics: 32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), col. map ; 26 cm.