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U.S. Department of the Interior Kemmerer, Wyoming Geology ...

... and Time Life Skills: · ... most common of which is the radiometric dating of igneous rocks. Think of

http://www.nps.gov/.../Geology,%20Relatives%20and%20Time.pdf

VOLCANOES - National Park Service

cAPulin volcAno nAtionAl MonuMent, ... Igneous rocks are formed when molten rock ... common kinds of basaltic lava Flows are Pahoehoe

http://www.nature.nps.gov/.../2007_VolcanoNPS_Poster_final.pdf

NPS: Nature & Science» Geology Resources Division

Voyageurs National Park straddles the transition ... The metamorphic and igneous rocks reveal a history ... common in the area, are the youngest rocks ...

http://www.nature.nps.gov/.../geol_setting.cfm

STRATIGRAPHIC AND IGNEOUS HISTORY - USGS: Geological ...

The inadequate treatment of the igneous rocks in these ... and that volcanic and fluviatile rocks are much more abundant. ... at Yosemite, on ...

http://www.nps.gov/.../sec2.htm

DEPOSITION OF THE ROCK MATERIALS - USGS: Geological Survey ...

... caves, arches, and other erosional forms of Arches National Park result from a ... (calcium sulfate alone), common salt ... igneous rocks, solidified ...

http://www.cr.nps.gov/.../sec5.htm

COPPER HARBOR CONGLOMERATE ON ISLE ROYALE

Prominent ridges underlain by rocks of the Copper Harbor Conglomerate, ... and where most abundant, ... No intrusive igneous clasts were noted. Most of ...

http://www.nps.gov/.../sec2.htm

Visual glossary of geologic terms - basalt

... extrusive (volcanic) igneous rock with a low ... and it is the most abundant volcanic rock in the ... basalt is a fairly homely rock to the ...

http://www.nature.nps.gov/.../gbasalt.html

USGS: Geological Survey Bulletin 614 (Introduction)

The most abundant rocks were formed in the ... Some of the sedimentary rocks and some associated igneous rocks have been changed by heat and pressure into crystalline ...

http://www.cr.nps.gov/.../intro.htm

Views of the National Parks - National Park Service

Igneous Rocks. Igneous means ... granite is a very common rock, ... The calcium in their bodies provides the natural cement that makes limestone a strong stone for ...

http://www2.nature.nps.gov/.../ET_NamaQuarry.htm

Catastrophic rock avalanche 3600 years BP from El Capitan ...

... and Cathedral Rocks. Yosemite Valley was most ... igneous lithology, ... common from the upper slopes of Yosemite Valley, ...

http://www.nps.gov/.../rock-fall-el-cap-stock-uhrhammer.pdf