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Journal Article
Journal: Geology
Published: 01 February 1980
Geology (1980) 8 (2): 102-106.
... in southeastern Massachusetts. Previously published radiocarbon dates from elsewhere on the inner shelf tend to reinforce the curve proposed here and suggest that the curve may be applicable for much of the inner Continental Shelf off the northeastern United States. The proposed sea-level–rise curve indicates...
Series: GSA Memoirs
Published: 01 January 1976
DOI: 10.1130/MEM146-p181
... Plant megafossils were collected from the Pondville Conglomerate of the Norfolk basin in southeastern Massachusetts, at Woodworth’s (1894) Canton Junction locality. Before this only conflictingly identified, poorly described, and unfigured plant fossils had been reported from the Norfolk basin...
Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 March 1964
GSA Bulletin (1964) 75 (3): 233-236.
...CLIFFORD A KAYE Abstract Pebbles of silicified gymnospermous wood occur widely in the drift of southeastern Massachusetts. An investigation of the distribution of these pebbles shows the bedrock source of the wood to be tuffaceous beds that apparently overlie older granite in the Middleboro...
Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 April 1958
GSA Bulletin (1958) 69 (4): 477-482.
Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 August 1942
GSA Bulletin (1942) 53 (8): 1127-1174.
...KIRTLEY F. MATHER; RICHARD P. GOLDTHWAIT; LINCOLN R. THIESMEYER Abstract During recession of continental ice of the Wisconsin stage a complex series of moraines and pitted plains was deposited on Cape Cod and adjacent portions of southeastern Massachusetts. Most notable are the Buzzards Bay moraine...
Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 February 1988
GSA Bulletin (1988) 100 (2): 172-184.
... plutonic zone, can be correlated with Avalonian rocks in southern New England and New Brunswick. The boundary between them, the Fundy fault, projects onshore near the Ponkapoag fault in southeastern Massachusetts in a region where no major crustal boundary has (yet) been identified. A third block, called...
Journal Article
Published: 01 December 1966
Journal of Sedimentary Research (1966) 36 (4): 1131-1142.
... to the Hudson River, but the genesis of the amphibole association remains in doubt. Opaque minerals association sediments appear to have been dispersed toward the south from southeastern Massachusetts and there is evidence of an eastward-moving longshore drift near the shelf edge at a time when sea level...
Journal Article
Published: 01 July 1918
American Mineralogist (1918) 3 (7): 149-151.
...Alfred C. Hawkins Abstract M ost collections of New England minerals include specimens of a peculiar fibrous variety of quartz from one or more localities in southeastern Massachusetts or Rhode Island. The occurrence of this material at Worcester, Massachusetts, has been described by Professor B. K...
Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 01 January 1990
DOI: 10.1130/SPE245-p155
... of an ongoing program whose goal is to systematically study the structural, petrographic, and geochemical relations in the New Bedford area of southeastern Massachusetts. The region can be divided into two suites of rocks. Group I includes variably deformed granitoids that bear close resemblance...
Series: DNAG, Continent-Ocean Transect Series
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.1130/DNAG-COT-E-1.1
EISBN: 9780813754369
... New England, and continuing as a chain of seamounts offshore. Cenozoic rocks are limited to a small, but significant occurrence near Brandon, Vermont (BL on Fig. 2) and a few occurrences in the Cape Cod region and on the adjacent islands in southeastern Massachusetts. Offshore the corridor passes...
Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 July 1980
GSA Bulletin (1980) 91 (7_Part_II): 1669-1741.
...Howard W. Day; V. Max Brown; Kurt Abraham Abstract The igneous and metamorphic rocks of southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island occupy one of the most poorly understood geologic terranes in the northern Appalachians. Interest in this terrane has been renewed with the realization that it may...
Journal Article
Published: 01 September 1962
Journal of Sedimentary Research (1962) 32 (3): 484-501.
.... Precambrian(?) greenstones and metamorphosed sedimentary rocks are believed to be the sources of the amphibole assemblage; Pennsylvanian sedimentary rocks, the source of the rock fragment association; and coastal rocks of southern Rhode Island and southeastern Massachusetts, the principal source of the opaque...
Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 January 1907
GSA Bulletin (1907) 18 (1): 505-556.
... of southeastern Massachusetts, in which he recognized three glacial stages in southern New England . . . * Published by permission of the Director of the U. S. Geological Survey. * N. S. Shaler: The geology of Nantucket. Bull. no. 53, U. S. Geological Survey. © 1907 Geological Society...
Journal Article
Journal: Geology
Published: 01 June 2005
Geology (2005) 33 (6): 525-528.
... intercontinental deformation : Journal of Geophysical Research , v. 105 p. 16215 - 16227 . Clark , M.K. , 2003 , Late Cenozoic uplift of southeastern Tibet [Ph.D. thesis] : Cambridge, Massachusetts , Massachusetts Institute of Technology , 236 p. Clark , M.K. , and Royden , L.H...
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Journal: Geology
Published: 01 June 2007
Geology (2007) 35 (6): 563-566.
...-order process in the evolution of continents, regional climate, and natural hazards. In southeastern Tibet, the fast directions of seismic anisotropy determined using shear-wave splitting analysis correlate with the surficial geology including major sutures and shear zones and with the surface strain...
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Journal: Geology
Published: 01 July 2013
Geology (2013) 41 (7): 807-810.
...L.L. Brothers; C.L. Van Dover; C.R. German; C.L. Kaiser; D.R. Yoerger; C.D. Ruppel; E. Lobecker; A.D. Skarke; J.K.S. Wagner Abstract We present the first evidence for widespread seabed methane venting along the southeastern United States Atlantic margin beyond the well-known Blake Ridge diapir seep...
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Series: GSA Memoirs
Published: 01 January 1976
DOI: 10.1130/MEM148-p351
... correlations of the stratigraphic sequences in western Connecticut and southernmost Massachusetts with the better established sequences of northern Massachusetts and southeastern Vermont. As discussants of the papers in this volume by Schnabel, Gates and Martin, and L. M. Hall on western Massachusetts...
Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 September 2014
GSA Bulletin (2014) 126 (9-10): 1259-1274.
...–thermal ionization mass spectrometry (CA-TIMS) methods at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in order to improve the precision on the youngest detrital zircon ages in each of those samples. CA-TIMS involves thermal annealing and acid leaching ( Mattinson, 2005 ) prior to ID-TIMS analysis in order...
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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 November 2014
GSA Bulletin (2014) 126 (11-12): 1614-1624.
... Bousera, a high-temperature (high- T ) package of granulitic rocks (∼1.5 km in lateral extent exposed material) rims the massif along the western to the southeastern contact ( Figs. 1A, 1B ). The northwesternmost part of the massif, along the beach cliffs, offers spectacular exposure of a continuous...
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Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 January 2010
GSA Bulletin (2010) 122 (1-2): 76-88.
... into strata including the Lower Cambrian shallow marine Weymouth Formation at Nahant, Massachusetts, record an episode of 490–488 Ma bimodal magmatism after Ava-lonian arc activity in southeastern New England had given way to deposition on a stable platform. The 490–488 Ma magmatic activity is consistent...
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