1) Geology: Geologists have found the presence of gravel volcanic rock in the canyon and a possible history of volcanic activity in the area.
History: Unaweep Canyon was used for mining starting in 1882, but the most notable mining period didn't begin until the discovery of radium.
Plant life: The scientific name of the Ponderosa pine is Pinus ponderosa.
Watershed: There are many species of macroinvertebrates and insects that reside in the Gateway area of the Colorado River Watershed.
Wildlife: The body of the American goldfinch (Spinus tristis) changes color depending on whether or not it is breeding. (Yellow when breeding, dull brown when not.)
2) Rainy day: Orchestra
Bus: The Donut Song
Isn't it cool that the goldfinch isn't always gold? I love birds!