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The geology of the Niagara Escarpment, Fayette, Michigan

Timothy M. Dellapenna
Timothy M. Dellapenna
Subsurface and Petroleum Geology Unit, Michigan Geological Survey, Lansing, Michigan 48912
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January 01, 1987


Fayette State Park, the ghost town of Fayette, and an accessible portion of the Niagara Escarpment are located 8 mi (12.8 km) southwest of the town of Garden, Michigan, on the shore of Big Bay De Noc, Fayette7½–minute Quadrangle. The sites are reached by U.S. 2 to Garden, then south on Michigan M-183 to FayetteState Park (Fig. 1). The sites may also be reached by boat through entry into Snail Shell Harbor.

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DNAG, Centennial Field Guides

North-Central Section of the Geological Society of America

Donald L. Biggs
Donald L. Biggs
531 Hayward Avenue Ames, Iowa 50010
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January 01, 1987




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