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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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USGS: Geological Survey Bulletin 612 (Glossary)

Igneous rocks. Rocks formed by the ... A common cause of the metamorphism of rocks is the intrusion into them of igneous rocks. Rocks that have been so changed are ...

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North Cascades Geology: Rocks and Minerals

Most metamorphic rocks have also been squeezed so that ... every kind and from all of the major rock groups, igneous, ... a common metamorphic rock in the North ...

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Views of the National Parks - National Park Service

... and Yosemite to study geology. ... Because of its strong interlocking minerals, ... Igneous rocks are formed when molten magma or lava cools.

http://www.nature.nps.gov/.../ET_NamaTour1.htm

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 ...

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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

Geology of the Rincon Mountains with Black

The igneous rocks include coarse grained intrusive ... The most common of these rocks include ... Rincon Mountains, these volcanic rocks

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California Division of Mines and Geology: Special Report ...

... is contained in the observations that Crystal Spring and Beck Spring debris is abundant ... The emplacement of bodies of basic igneous rock, ... Geology of the ...

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