The paper by Stevens and Stone (2002) was an attempt to correlate tectonic events represented by structures and rocks in the Inyo Mountains with those of the eastern Sierra Nevada. Of necessity, this correlation was partly speculative and relied upon a number of interrelated interpretations. In his discussion, Wise questions many of our interpretations without considering how they are interrelated, and in most cases he offers no alternative solutions for the structural problems present in the region. Nonetheless, we welcome this discussion as an opportunity to present our evidence in a more condensed fashion.

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Wise organizes his discussion into five...

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