List of National Natural Landmarks


List of National Natural Landmarks

This is a list of National Natural Landmarks in the United States by state or territory:

Contents

List

Listed by state or territory in Alphabetical order.

State or
territory
Number of
landmarks
Number, non-
duplicated
Earliest
declared
Latest
declared
Image
1 Alabama 7 7 01971-10 October 1971 01987-11 November 1987 Bottle Creek.jpg
2 Alaska 16 16 Aniakchak-caldera alaska.jpg
3 American Samoa 7 7 Fagatogo Dock.jpg
4 Arizona 9 9 Meteor.jpg
5 Arkansas 5 5 Mammoth spring (47).JPG
6 California 35 35 Kluft-photo-Carrizo-Plain-Nov-2007-Img 0327.jpg
7 Colorado 12 11 [1] 2006-07-16 Summit Lake Park Colorado.jpg
8 Connecticut 8 7[2] 01968-04 April 1968 01973-11 November 1973 Dinosaur State Park (Rocky Hill, CT) - prints.JPG
9 Delaware 0
10 Florida 18 18 01964-03 March 1964 01987-05 May 1987 Manatee Springs State Park Florida springs05.jpg
11 Georgia 10 10 OkefenokeeCanalDiggersTrail.wmg.jpg
12 Guam 4 4
13 Hawaii 7 7 Diamond-Head-Hawaii-Nov-2001.jpg
14 Idaho 11 11 City of rocks view NPS.jpg
15 Illinois 18 18 Illinois Beach State Park Lakefront.jpg
16 Indiana 30 29 [3] Marengo Cave formations.JPG
17 Iowa 7 7 Iowa loesshills.jpg
18 Kansas 5 5 Rockcityks.JPG
19 Kentucky 7 6 [3] Daniel Boone National Forest Tater Knob.jpg
20 Louisiana 0
21 Maine 14 14 Katahdin.jpg
22 Maryland 6 5 [4] BattleCreekCypressSwamp3.JPG
23 Massachusetts 11 10[2] Gay Head cliffs MV.JPG
24 Michigan 12 12[5] Porcupine Mountains.jpg
25 Minnesota 8 7 [6] Lake Itasca Mississippi Source.jpg
26 Mississippi 5 5 Petrified Forest.jpg
27 Missouri 16 16 Marvel Cave.JPG
28 Montana 10 10 Orillas fósiles del lago Missoula.jpg
29 Nebraska 5 5 Sand Hills Nebraska.jpg
30 Nevada 6 6 Valley of Fire Nevada11.jpg
32 New Hampshire 11 11 2007 11Nov 10 Mount Monadnock Summit Rocky Plateau.jpg
33 New Jersey 12 11[7] Great Falls (Passaic River).jpg
34 New Mexico 12 12 Shiprock.snodgrass3.jpg
35 New York 26 25[7] 01964-03 March 1964 01984-11 November 1984 Round Lake (2) - Fayetteville NY.jpg
36 North Carolina 13 13 Pilot Mtn Knob 2.JPG
37 North Dakota 4 4
38 Ohio 23 23 Dysart Woods.jpg
39 Oklahoma 3 3 01974-12 December 1974 01983-06 June 1983 ViewO.jpg
40 Oregon 7 7 Vistahouse.jpg
41 Pennsylvania 27 27 01964-03 March 1964 02009-01 January 2009 River of Rocks.jpg.JPG
42 Puerto Rico 5 5 Cabo Rojo limestone cliffs.jpg
43 Rhode Island 1 1 01974-05 May 1974 01974-05 May 1974 Ell Pond-Rhode Island kettle hole.jpeg
44 South Carolina 6 6 01974-05 May 1974 01986-05 May 1986 SC Congaree Swamp River.jpg
45 South Dakota 13 12 [6] The Needles in Custer State Park, South Dakota.jpg
46 Tennessee 13 13 Black-mountain-slopes-east-tn1.jpg
47 Texas 20 20 Palodurolighthouse.jpg
48 Utah 4 4 Cleveland Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry entrance.jpg
49 Vermont 12 12 Mount mansfield 20040926.jpg
50 Virgin Islands 7 7 Salt-River-Bay-1.jpg
51 Virginia 10 10 BurkesGarden.jpg
52 Washington 17 17 3-Devils-grade-Moses-Coulee-Cattle-Feed-Lot-PB110016.JPG
53 West Virginia 13 12 [4] GermanyValley.wmg.jpg
54 Wisconsin 18 18 WyalusingStateParkWisconsinRiverIntoMississippiRiver.jpg
55 Wyoming 6 5 [1] Como Bluff.jpg

Notes

  1. ^ a b Sand Creek shared between Colorado and Wyoming
  2. ^ a b Bartholomew's Cobble shared between Connecticut and Massachusetts
  3. ^ a b Ohio Coral Reef shared between Indiana and Kentucky
  4. ^ a b Cranesville Swamp Nature Sanctuary shared between Maryland and West Virginia
  5. ^ Roscommon Red Pines, Department of Natural Resources.
  6. ^ a b Ancient River Warren Channel shared between Minnesota and South Dakota
  7. ^ a b Palisades of the Hudson shared between New Jersey and New York

References

External links


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • List of National Historic Landmarks in Alabama — …   Wikipedia

  • List of National Historic Landmarks in Colorado — This is a List of National Historic Landmarks in Colorado. A list of National Park Service administered areas in Colorado that have a historic focus is also included. There are 21 National Historic Landmark sites in Colorado.[1] Contents 1… …   Wikipedia

  • List of California Historical Landmarks — This is a list of California Historical Landmarks. The official list may be seen [http://ohp.parks.ca.gov/listed resources/?view=all here] . NOTOC · =Alameda County= For more details, please see http://ohp.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page id=21388.… …   Wikipedia

  • National Natural Landmark — Caverns of Sonora National Natural Landmark …   Wikipedia

  • List of National Monuments of the United States — The United States has 101 protected areas known as national monuments. The President of the United States can establish a national monument by executive order, and the United States Congress can by legislation. The Antiquities Act of 1906… …   Wikipedia

  • List of National Parks of the United States — 1938 poster for Yellowstone National Park The United States has 58 protected areas known as national parks, which are operated by the National Park Service, an agency of the Department of the Interior. National parks must be established by an act …   Wikipedia

  • List of National Historic Sites of Canada — This is a complete list of the National Historic Sites of Canada. All such designations are made by the federal Minister of the Environment on the advice of the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada . As of March 2008, there are 935 sites …   Wikipedia

  • Drumheller Channels National Natural Landmark — Drumheller Channels Drumheller Channels National Natural Landmark showcases the Drumheller Channels, which are the most significant example in the Columbia Plateau of basalt butte and basin channeled scablands. This National Natural Landmark is… …   Wikipedia

  • List of areas in the United States National Park System — National Park Service logo. The National Park System of the United States is the collection of physical properties owned or administered by the National Park Service. This includes all areas designated National Parks and most National Monuments,… …   Wikipedia

  • List of North Carolina state parks — The State of North Carolina has a group of protected areas known as the North Carolina State Park System, which is managed by the North Carolina Division of Parks Recreation (NCDPR), an agency of the North Carolina Department of Environment and… …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.