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Petroglyph National Monument Establishment Act of 1989

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Subcommittee on Public Lands, National Parks, and Forests.

Petroglyph National Monument Establishment Act of 1989

hearing before the Subcommittee on Public Lands, National Parks, and Forests of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred First Congress, first session, on S. 286 ... Albuquerque, NM, April 28, 1989.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Subcommittee on Public Lands, National Parks, and Forests.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Petroglyph National Monument (N.M.),
  • New Mexico.
    • Subjects:
    • Petroglyphs -- New Mexico.,
    • National monuments -- Law and legislation -- New Mexico.,
    • Petroglyph National Monument (N.M.)

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesS. hrg. ;, 101-82
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF26 .E5583 1989c
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 206 p. :
      Number of Pages206
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1812793M
      LC Control Number89602388

      May 3, - Up to 15, petroglyphs or prehistoric rock art images have been found on the West Mesa volcanic escarpment, located along a mile canyon outside of Albuquerque/5(K). Petroglyph National Monument is located about 10 miles northwest of downtown Albuquerque. There is no public transportation to the monument, so you'll need to drive or take a cab to reach it.

      The amount of varnish that has built up over a petroglyph is one of the means archeologists use to date them, although this is an inexact science. The petroglyphs in the Agua Fria National Monument are typically seven to eight hundred years old. Petroglyph National Monument came to be by a saving grace from archeology. In the s archeologists with the Albuquerque Archaeological society found several petroglyphs. The area where they were was eventually set aside under Albuquerque’s required green space regulations due to their discovery.

      Petroglyph National Monument protects a variety of cultural and natural resources including five volcanic cones, hundreds of archeological sites and an estima images carved by native peoples and early Spanish settlers. Many of the images are recognizable as animals, people, brands and crosses; others are more complex. The United States Code is meant to be an organized, logical compilation of the laws passed by Congress. At its top level, it divides the world of legislation into fifty topically-organized Titles, and each Title is further subdivided into any number of logical subtopics.


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Petroglyph National Monument Establishment Act of 1989 by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Subcommittee on Public Lands, National Parks, and Forests. Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Albuquerque, NM, Ap [United States. Congress. (st). A bill to establish the Petroglyph National Monument in the State of New Mexico, and for other purposes.

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Ina database of bills in the U.S. Congress. News Release: Economic Benefits for Local Communities A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows thatvisitors to Petroglyph National Monument in spent $ million in communities near the park. That spending supported jobs in the local area and had a cumulative benefit to the local economy of $ million.

Petroglyph National Monument, Albuquerque, New Mexico. K likes. Petroglyph National Monument protects one of the largest petroglyph sites in North America, featuring designs and symbols carved /5(). Petroglyph National Monument is a National Park Service unit that was set aside by Congress in to protect and promote the understanding of petroglyphs in context with the cultural and natural features of Albuquerque’s West Mesa (Escarpment) and perpetuate the heritage of traditional communities connected to these landscapes/5().

Petroglyph National Monument, Albuquerque: Hours, Address, Petroglyph National Monument Reviews: /5. there are no tours or activities available to book online for the date(s) you selected. Please choose a different date.

The staff in the Visitor Center explained each petroglyph trail to help make a decision on which sect /5(K). Talk:Petroglyph National Monument I am trying to get the original files from the National Park Service constituting the application for National Monument status, as well as supporting photos.

With these in hand I hope to improve the historic content of this site, as per the criticism C. Price17 September (UTC).

Petroglyph National Monument U.S. Department of the Interior National Park Service Albuquerque, New Mexico PETROGLYPH BOUNDARY and PNM POLES Legend atrisco_unit boca_negra_unit piedras_marcadas_unit ­ 0 1 2 Miles Map Created By: Petroglyph National Monument Resource Management Division Date: November 4, Calendar No.

th Congress Report SENATE 2d Session _____ PETROGLYPH NATIONAL MONUMENT BOUNDARY ADJUSTMENT ACT _____ Ap Ordered to be printed _____ Mr.

Murkowski, from the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, submitted the following R E P O R T [To accompany S. ] The Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, to which was.

Petroglyph National Monument: Petroglyph National Monument - See 1, traveler reviews, 1, candid photos, and great deals for Albuquerque, NM, at Tripadvisor.4/5(K). Ancient depictions of humpbacked flute players and humanlike "star beings" decorate the volcanic cliffs of New Mexico 's Petroglyph National ished in on the edge of Albuquerque, the site is owned and managed jointly by the National Park Service, the City of Albuquerque, and the State of New 7,acre park preserves an estima historic and prehistoric.

Petroglyph National Monument Establishment Act of hearing before the Subcommittee on Public Lands, National Parks, and Forests of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred First Congress, first session, on S.

Albuquerque, NM, Ap (Washington: U.S. G.P.O. Media in category "Petroglyph National Monument" The following 79 files are in this category, out of 79 total. 16 21 petroglyph 2, × 1,; MBInstance of: archaeological site, National Monument.

In the Petroglyph National Monument Establishment Act of (“Establishment Act”), parties presented arguments to protect the area and create the monument; stakeholders appeared in a hearing before the U.S.

Senate's Committee on Energy and Natural Resources to justify the monument, explore the logistics of establishing it (such as expense Cited by: Petroglyph National Monument is best known for the estima rock art images carved into basalt erupted from the approximately ,year-old Albuquerque volcanic field.

Using stone chisels and hammer stones, the ancestors of the Puebloan Indians cut most of the petroglyphs into the desert varnish coating the basalt between and.

Petroglyph National Monument stretches 17 miles along Albuquerque, New Mexico's West Mesa, a volcanic basalt escarpment that dominates the. Diane Souder, chief of interpretation and outreach for the National Park Service, tours the Petroglyph National Monument and looks at some of the approximat examples of ancient rock.

In Congress formed Petroglyph National Monument located on the western edge of Albuquerque, New Mexico. The monument is an impressive 7, acres filled with an estima Indian petroglyphs dating principally from – A.D. Hundreds of archaeological sites span the centuries from Paleo-Indian (approximat B.C.) to.

Try to grab a book from the state park to see what each petroglyph means. Bill Staney April 1, Easy hike. Very interesting to see the petroglyphs. Dont miss this place! petroglyph national monument - the volcanos albuquerque •/10(92).Petroglyph National Monument occupies 11 square miles on 3 distinct sites west of the Rio Grande River within the city of Albuquerque, New Mexico.

These 3 units along the mile West Mesa Escarpment, are managed jointly by the National Park Service, the State of New Mexico and the city of Albuquerque.