Geology Fieldnotes: Carlsbad Caverns National Park, New Mexico

Carlsbad Caverns National Park has been designated as a world heritage site because of its unique and surprising geology. Site features include park geology information, maps, photographs, related links, and visitor information. The park geology section discusses the caverns' geologic history, mineral formations, and preservation. The maps section includes a map of the Carlsbad Caverns National Park itself and a link to a map of the surrounding area.

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Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Structural Geology
Grade Level: General Public
Topics: Solid Earth:Structural Geology