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Saving Forests Lands and Natl. Parks

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In what state is the Everglades National Park located?
Florida
In what state is Glacier National Park located?
Montana
In what state is Grand Canyon National Park located?
Arizona
In what state is Yellowstone National Park located?
Wyoming
In what state is Yosemite National Park located?
California
Conservation
Taking care of natural resources
Ranger
A person who takes care of national forests
Waste
Unwanted or useless materials
Environmentalist
People who take care of wildlife and the environment
Wilderness
Places where there are no farms, towns, or cities and where very few, if any, people live
Sierra Club
A club that helps protect the environment
What kind of land does Yosemite have that Gulf Islands doesn't have?
Mountainous
How is the bison like the elephant seal?
They are alike because they were both endangered and their populations have increased
What's one way Theodore Roosevelt helped our national forests and parks?
He created more national forests
What's the problem at Yosemite and a solution the Park Service used to solve it?
Too many traffic jams (solution: one-way roads), Too much litter (solution: make fines for polluting)
What are the two bodies of Congress?
Senate and House of Representatives
What is the river next to Theodore Roosevelt Island as well as the city in which the park is located?
The Potomac River in Washington, DC