Metadata: Petrified Forest National Park

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BIBLIOGRAPHIC DATA
TitlePetrified Forest National Park
PublisherNational Park Service - ParkNet: Washington, US (DC)
LanguageEnglish
Country (State)United States of America
Format of datatext/html
Keywordspetrified forests; palaeobotany; trees; fossils; Triassic; national parks; Arizona
DescriptionHome page of the Petrified Forest National Park in Arizona, US "which features one of the world's largest and most colourful concentrations of petrified wood". The site describes the petrification process, the minerals responsible for the colours and provides information on the archaeology, palaeontology and geology of the area. The site also describes some of the Triassic dinosaur fossils found in the park and profiles some of the Park's current fauna with coverage of habitat, ecology and distribution.
URLhttp://www.nps.gov/pefo/
 
CLASSIFICATION
Source TypeTeaching Materials
CABI ClassificationForest and Forest Trees; Wood Properties, Damage and Preservation
CABI CodeKK100; KK510
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Accessfree; no restriction
Contents***
Levelundergraduate; graduate; popular; professional
 
STATISTICS
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