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USGS: Geological Survey Bulletin 1021-1 (Geology)

In igneous rock the ... No fossils have been found in the Spearfish formation in the Devils Tower ... shades of yellow and yellowish brown are most common.

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USGS: Geological Survey Professional Paper 329 ...

No attempt was made to identify and map the different types of igneous rocks that constitute the great batholith of ... Starting from Yosemite ...

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NPS: Nature & Science» Geology Resources Division

... granite is a very common rock, ... If intrusive igneous rock is ... The calcium in their bodies provides the natural cement that makes limestone a strong ...

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EARLY HISTORY OF THE YOSEMITE VALLEY - USGS: Geological ...

The granitic rocks all are of igneous ... or another almost everywhere in the Yosemite region and the adjoining ... rocks make up most of the ...

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USGS: Geological Survey Professional Paper 554—D ...

The Devils Postpile quadrangle straddles the crest of the Sierra Nevada southeast of Yosemite ... igneous rocks, ... most mafic and felsic rocks ...

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USGS: Geological Survey Bulletin 614 (Itinerary)

... is the highest, are composed of igneous rock and are the cores of small volcanoes which broke through ... one of the most abundant and characteristic ...

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Yosemite Ranger Notes - Yosemite National Park (U.S ...

Yosemite Valley, BW, Water-Rock-Wind ... The most common milkweed plant in Yosemite Valley is putting on its last show of the season. Yosemite Valley, ...

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NPS: Nature & Science» Geology Resources Division

These coarse- grained igneous rocks are pegmatites. Pegmatites are recognized by their coarse - grained texture ... Glacial erratics are abundant in the Voyageurs ...

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Geologic Formations - Bering Land Bridge National Preserve ...

Geologic Formations. ... Igneous rocks that cool slowly (like granite) ... Closed-system pingos are the most common type, ...

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NPS: Nature & Science» Geology Resources Division

Geologic structures in Grand Teton National Park are located ... while multiple channel reaches are the most common, ... This igneous (formed by heat) rock ...

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