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The Geology of the San Juan Islands (Descriptive Geology)

The dark colored slaty schists and argillites are perhaps the most abundant rock types ... not outcrop on San Juan Island. In addition to the igneous intrustions ...

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Schist - Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park (U.S ...

A zone of schist crosses ... making this hard mineral an important part of most metamorphic (and igneous) rocks, and is one of the most common rock ...

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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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NPS: Nature & Science» Geology Resources Division

We do not know what caused this igneous episode. ... Abundant bones and tracks found in sedimentary rocks in the Rocky Mountain region date back to Jurassic and ...

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USGS: Geological Survey Bulletin 614 (Itinerary)

Serpentine is an altered form of certain igneous rocks that are as a rule dark and heavy and contain more ... One of the most abundant and conspicuous plants of ...

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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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Vegetational Changes in Yosemite Valley (Landforms, Soils ...

All of the soils of Yosemite Valley originated ... Tree species common on other ... Soil materials were similar in color but rock fragments were ...

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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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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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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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