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List Of National Parks Of The Netherlands
... National parks in the Netherlands were defined in the 1960s as areas of at least 10 km² consisting of natural terrains, water and/or forests, with a special landscape ... The first two national parks were founded in the 1930s by private organisations ... The first official national park, Schiermonnikoog National Park, was not established until 1989 ...
Zion National Park
... Zion National Park is located in the Southwestern United States, near Springdale, Utah ... A prominent feature of the 229-square-mile (590 km2) park is Zion Canyon, which is 15 miles (24 km) long and up to half a mile (800 m) deep, cut through the reddish and tan-colored Navajo Sandstone by the North Fork of ... Plateau, Great Basin, and Mojave Desert regions, the park's unique geography and variety of life zones allow for unusual plant and animal diversity ...
National Park, New Zealand
... National Park is a small town on the central plateau of the North Island of New Zealand ... Also known as National Park Village it is the highest urban township in New Zealand at 825 metres ... As the name suggests, it borders the World Heritage Tongariro National Park, New Zealand's first national park created in 1887 ...
Village Of Oak Creek, Arizona
... Big Park is a census-designated place (CDP) in Yavapai County, Arizona, United States ... Big Park is more commonly known as the Village of Oak Creek (VOC), and is a bedroom community for Sedona, Arizona ... Big Park, the pioneers' name for the large open area that became the Village of Oak Creek in the early 1960s, is set among scenic red-rock buttes and canyons ...
Rock Creek Park
... The main section of the park contains 1,754 acres (7.10 km2), or 2.75 square miles (7.1 km2), along the Rock Creek Valley ... Including the other green areas the park administers (Glover Archbold Park, Montrose Park, Dumbarton Oaks Park, Meridian Hill Park, Battery Kemble Park, Palisades Park, Whitehaven ... The major portion of the area lies north of the National Zoo, and was established by act of Congress made law by President Benjamin Harrison on September ...

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