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This revised popular field guide describes in detail each of the more than three hundred geysers in Yellowstone National Park. With updated data, The Geysers of Yellowstone is designed as both a reference work and a fine introduction to the nature of geyser activity for the newcomer to geothermal phenomena. A glossary of key terms is provided, and a comprehensive appendix discusses other geyser areas of the world. Detailed maps accompany each geyser basin described, and tables are provided for easy reference.

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This revised popular field guide describes in detail each of the more than 500 geysers in Yellowstone National Park. With updated information and a new foreword by park archivist Lee Whittlesey, Geysers of Yellowstone is both a reference work and a fine introduction to the nature of geyser activity for the newcomer to geothermal phenomena. A glossary of key terms is provided, along with a comprehensive appendix that discusses other geyser areas of the world. Detailed maps accompany each geyser basin described, and tables are provided for easy reference.

About the Author

T. Scott Bryan was a seasonal employee at Yellowstone National Park from 1970 through 1986. In addition to his studies in Yellowstone, he has been to geyser fields throughout the contiguous United States, Mexico, Japan, Fiji, New Zealand, and the Valley of Geysers on the Kamchatka Peninsula of Russia, leading the first-ever U.S. study group there in 1991.

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ISBN:
9780870819247
Author:
Bryan, T. Scott
Publisher:
University Press of Colorado
Subject:
Yellowstone national park
Subject:
Ecology
Subject:
Geophysics
Subject:
Earth Sciences - Geography
Subject:
General
Subject:
Earth Sciences - Hydrology
Subject:
Earth Sciences - Seismology & Volcanism
Subject:
Geysers -- Yellowstone National Park.
Subject:
Nature;ecology;natural resources;Yellowstone;geysers;parks
Subject:
Nature
Subject:
Natural Resources
Subject:
Yellowstone
Subject:
Geysers
Subject:
Parks
Subject:
Nature Studies-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback
Publication Date:
20081031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
456
Dimensions:
5.5 x 8.5 in

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This revised popular field guide describes in detail each of the more than 500 geysers in Yellowstone National Park. With updated information and a new foreword by park archivist Lee Whittlesey, Geysers of Yellowstone is both a reference work and a fine introduction to the nature of geyser activity for the newcomer to geothermal phenomena. A glossary of key terms is provided, along with a comprehensive appendix that discusses other geyser areas of the world. Detailed maps accompany each geyser basin described, and tables are provided for easy reference.
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