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Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.1130/2006.2416(04)
...) in the Four Corners region (after Stewart et al., 1972 ). Locations mentioned in the text are indicated; PFNP—Petrified Forest National Park, LPDCP—Little Painted Desert County Park. In the Four Corners region, basal Chinle Group strata rest unconformably (the Tr-3 unconformity) on strata...
Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 24 April 2019
GSA Bulletin (2019) 131 (11-12): 1920–1942.
... suspended-silt-and-clay concentrations during the summer–fall season occur because floods are driven by short-duration convective thunderstorms of high intensity in the summer–fall season. Such thunderstorms are often centered over the more-arid Painted Desert tributaries of the Little Colorado River basin...
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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 July 2006
GSA Bulletin (2006) 118 (7-8): 959–974.
... in the high plains of Colorado, USA, with an eye toward painting a picture of the ingredients that must be included in mathematical models of landscape evolution in such environments. Channel incision in the study area is driven by summer thunderstorms, which can with reasonable frequency (3–5 yr) generate...
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Series: GSA Field Guides
Published: 04 September 2019
DOI: 10.1130/2019.0055(02)
EISBN: 9780813756554
... it can be seen at a distance in the Painted Desert from Stops 2.4 and 2.5. Figure 3. Shaded relief map of the Petrified Forest National Park area, with the areal extent of the park indicated by the darker polygon outlined in black. Day 2 stop locations are indicated by bold numbers (2.1–2.6...
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Journal Article
Journal: PALAIOS
Published: 01 November 2011
PALAIOS (2011) 26 (11): 700–719.
... under crossed polars. D) Adhesive meniscate burrows on a slickensided surface in the claystone channel fill at RAP Hill. Jeremiah's Perch and RAP Hill are located below a persistent trough cross-stratified channel sandstone that Johns (1988) called Painted Desert Sandstone 4 (see Fig. 2...
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Journal Article
Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 May 1964
AAPG Bulletin (1964) 48 (5): 565–636.
..., Arcturus, and Park City Groups in Elko and White Pine Counties, Nevada. Fig. 3. —Correlation chart of Pennsylvanian and Permian formations in parts of eastern Nevada and western Utah. Dott (1955 , p. 2234) elevated the Ely to group rank in the Elko and north Diamond Ranges of Nevada...
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Journal Article
Journal: Geosphere
Published: 08 May 2019
Geosphere (2019) 15 (4): 1128–1139.
... et al., 1958 ; Repenning et al., 1969 ; Stewart et al., 1972 ). The Sonsela Sandstone bed at PEFO was raised to member-status ( Lucas, 1993 ), but the Sonsela Member was restricted only to the conglomeratic sandstone capping Blue Mesa, between the Painted Desert Member and Blue Mesa Member...
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Series: GSA Field Guide
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.1130/2012.0027(04)
EISBN: 9780813756271
... within about 30–40 minutes from downtown Dayton are described. This is effectively Montgomery County and adjacent counties. As such this treatment is brief and not meant as a compendium but as an introduction and outline of Dayton’s geology and geological history. The localities selected illustrate...
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Series: GSA Field Guide
Published: 01 January 2014
DOI: 10.1130/2014.0036(01)
EISBN: 9780813756363
... of the line between Antelope and Knox Counties in Nebraska (Fig. 2 ). The park lies near the very eastern edge of the Great Plains between the Elkhorn River to the south and the Niobrara River to the north. Ashfall Fossil Beds is situated between the unglaciated Nebraska Sand Hills—the largest dune field...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 August 2000
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (2000) 90 (4): 832–848.
... Flat fault; DHS, Desert Hot Springs; EPF, Eureka Peak fault; H62, State Highway 62; HSF, Hidden Springs fault; I-10, Interstate 10; IHF, Indio Hills fault; MCF, Mission Creek fault; MiH, Miracle Hill; MVR, Mountain View Road; PCF, Painted Canyon fault; PMF, Pinto Mountain fault; SAF, San Andreas fault...
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Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 16 January 2018
DOI: 10.1130/2018.2533
EISBN: 9780813795331
... marine Moenkopi and fluvial Chinle) through desert latitudes (the erg-dominated Glen Canyon and San Rafael) to temperate latitudes (fluvial Morrison). Paleomagnetically determined paleolatitudes, corrected for inclination shallowing due to postdepositional sediment compaction, place the Glen Canyon...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.1144/SP287.26
EISBN: 9781862395350
... Mitchell's post-war map-work was partly undertaken at Sandhurst, where he took courses in chemistry and geology under Richard Phillips (1778–1851), 4 as well as in painting and drawing; and he also was reading classical literature. He was promoted to major in 1826, and thereafter was generally...
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Series: GSA Field Guide
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1130/2015.0040(15)
EISBN: 9780813756400
... (2009). Many images are also available online at the websites for the Smithsonian Institution ( www.si.edu/ ) and National Park Service ( www.nps.gov/nama/planyourvisit/directions.htm) . Table 1. Building or Monument at Each Tour Stop and Its Stone(S) For simplicity, the names...
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Series: GSA Field Guides
Published: 04 September 2019
DOI: 10.1130/2019.0055(17)
EISBN: 9780813756554
... for more information. Located in Pima County, in the Little Ajo mountains, Ajo (“garlic” in Spanish; Figs. 1-1 , 1-2 ) was built as a company town to provide service to the New Cornelia mine that operated from 1917 to 1984 under the ownership of Phelps Dodge Corporation (now Freeport-McMoran...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.1144/GSL.SP.2006.256.01.13
EISBN: 9781862395046
... Clyde Fisher (1878–1949; Shelby County 2005 ). The 77th St entrance, where the big irons rested, became redundant and was closed due to lack of funds once the Roosevelt Memorial Hall (Rotunda) on Central Park West was completed in 1936. The Report of the President (AMNH 1935, p. 8, see AMNH 1870–2003...
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Journal: Geosphere
Published: 01 October 2015
Geosphere (2015) 11 (5): 1365–1383.
... crustal tilting in strike-slip fault zones remain little-studied and poorly understood. The San Andreas fault (SAF) system in southern California provides an excellent natural laboratory for the study of vertical crustal motions and tilt patterns associated with active strike-slip faulting...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 January 2014
Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry (2014) 79 (1): 257–369.
... methods of sample thinning can be used, such as spreading sample powders on tape (and analyzing multiple overlapping tape layers), or “painting” samples on tape by mixing powder with an inert binder. These methods can achieve comparable results to dilution based on absorption length calculations, and have...
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Series: GSA Field Guides
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1130/2017.0045(03)
EISBN: 9780813756455
... ABSTRACT The Coyote Mountains of southern California lie at the interface of the Peninsular Ranges and Colorado Desert geomorphic provinces, along the active right-lateral Elsinore fault, just north of the Mexican border. This field-trip guide explores the southeastern part of the range...
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Series: GSA Penrose Field Guides
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1130/2005.TGOCAS.PFG-p1
EISBN: 9780813759463
... County, Colorado. Evaporite deposits (gypsum, anhydrite, some residual halite) interbedded with black shales, sandstones, and limestones. The formation outcrops as intrusive diapir masses in the centers of the collapsed salt-cored Salt Valley and Moab–Spanish Valley Anticlines in the Arches National Park...
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Series: GSA Field Guide
Published: 07 September 2016
DOI: 10.1130/2016.0044(15)
EISBN: 9780813756448
... to the debates. The field trip will travel south along the central Front Range mountain front from Marshall to the US-285 roadcut at Turkey Creek with stops to look at burning coal seams, at the differences in mineral mining between Boulder and Jefferson Counties, to reflect on mountain flooding...
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