Effigy Mounds National Monument
geographical name site NE Iowa on Mississippi River NW of Dubuque including prehistoric mounds

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  • Effigy Mounds National Monument — Reserva nacional en el nordeste del estado de Iowa en EE.UU. Se ubica junto al río Mississippi y cubre una superficie de 597 ha (1.475 acres). Establecido en 1949, el monumento tiene 183 montículos funerarios conocidos, algunos de los cuales… …   Enciclopedia Universal

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  • Agua Fria National Monument — Monument national d Agua Fria Catégorie UICN III (monument naturel) Identifiant 365124 Pays …   Wikipédia en Français

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