Big Question: How does Yosemite reflect the unique qualities of the west?
Glacier-a great mass of ice moving very slowly down a mountain or along a valley
Impressive-able to have a strong effect on the mind or feelings
Naturalist-a person who studies living things
Preserve-to keep from harm or change;protect
Slopes-land that goes up and down at an angle
Species-a set of related living things that share certain characteristics and that interbreed
Wilderness-a wild region with few or no people living in it