Big Bend National Park

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Big Bend National Park is a beautiful and enormous park. We have only exposed the tip of the iceberg with our geologic information about the park. This page is dedicated to other sites that contain information about the park, the history, wildlife, river sports, and other field trips similar to ours. Also included on this page are some references we found useful and interesting pertaining to the Big Bend region.

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Big Bend Site References
Maxwell, R.A., 1968
The Big Bend of the Rio Grande: A guide to the Rocks, Landscape, Geologic History and Settlers of the Area of Big Bend National Park. Austin: Bureau of Economic Geology.
Nelson, Kerri, 1992
A Road Guide to the Geology of Big Bend National Park. Big Bend Natural History Association.
Pearson, John (Ed.), 1990
Hiker's Guide to Trails of Big Bend National Park. Big Bend Natural History Association.
Renfro, H.B., 1973
Geological Highway Map of Texas. Tulsa: American Association of Petroleum Geologists.
Spearing, Darwin, 1991
Roadside Geology of Texas. Missoula: Mountain Press Publishing Company.
US National Park Service, 1983
Big Bend: Official National Park Handbook. Washington: Division of Publications, National Park Service.
Wuerthner, George, 1989
Texas' Big Bend Country. Helena, MT: American Geographic Publishing.