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Did you know each rock layer of the Grand Canyon has a story to tell?

Preserved within each layer are clues and fossils provide a snapshot of past plant and animal life; sand, mud, and other sediments in the rock tell of ancient rivers, beaches, swamps and sand dunes; sparkly crystals can tell of ancient mountain building events and volcanic eruptions.

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A geologist is a scientist who studies the solid, liquid, and gaseous matter that constitutes the Earth and other terrestrial planets, as well as the processes that shape them.

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August 2020