Kentucky

 

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Kentucky State Geological Symbols
Type
Symbol
Year Established
State Rock
Kentucky Agate
2000
State Mineral
Coal
1998
State Gemstone
Freshwater Pearl
1986
State Fossil
Brachiopod
1986

 

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References

https://statesymbolsusa.org/states/united-states/kentucky


Geology of Kentucky's National Parks

Through Pictures

(at least the one's I have been to)

 

Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site

Visited in 2003

 

Abraham Lincoln Birthplace

No Pictures (Sorry)


Mammoth Cave National Park

Visited in 2002 and 2003

 

View from the overlooks     Main entrance

View from one of the overlooks                                                     The main entrance               

 

 

Deer      Natural cave entrance

Deer running through the forest                                                       The natural entrance              

 

Climbing out

Veronica climbing out of her cave :-)