Carlsbad Caverns National Park


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Carls′bad Cav′erns Na′tional Park′


n.
a national park in SE New Mexico: limestone caverns. 73 sq. mi. (189 sq. km).
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Noun1.Carlsbad Caverns National Park - a national park in New Mexico featuring what is probably the world's largest cavern with spectacular underground formationsCarlsbad Caverns National Park - a national park in New Mexico featuring what is probably the world's largest cavern with spectacular underground formations
Land of Enchantment, New Mexico, NM - a state in southwestern United States on the Mexican border
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Carlsbad Caverns National Park is the first location of a pilot program started by Hristov, Allen, and Martha Merson called iSWOOP (Interpreters and Scientists Working on Our Parks), which is designed to bridge the gap between visitors and scientists.
Both courses were taught concurrently and all students visited the same locations including Carlsbad Caverns National Park.
Kodikian told investigators that Coughlin pleaded with him to end his pain after the two got lost and ran out of water while camping in the backcountry of Carlsbad Caverns National Park in south-eastern New Mexico.
In the comers of Lechuguilla Cave (leh-cho-GHEE-ya) in Carlsbad Caverns National Park, New Mexico, speleologists have found a fragile ecosystem of microorganisms (tiny life forms including bacteria and protozoa) that can survive without sunlight.
The National Park System, which normally attracts 383,000 visitors a day, was shut down, except for Grand Canyon National Park and Carlsbad Caverns National Park, because Arizona and New Mexico took responsibility for operating them.