Best Earth Images of the Week Sept. 21, 2012

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A new monument

Credit: Department of the Interior
Today (Sept. 21) President Barack Obama declared Chimney Rock, in Colorado's San Juan National Forest, a national monument, according to a release from…Read More »

the U.S. Department of the Interior.

The designation was made under the Antiquities Act, and was supported by state politicians of both parties.

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