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Highlights of northern Arizona geology

Highlights of northern Arizona geology

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Published by Arizona Geological Survey in Tucson, Ariz .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arizona.
    • Subjects:
    • Geology -- Arizona.

    • Edition Notes

      Additional reading: p. 33-34.

      Statementcompiled and edited by Robin Frisch-Gleason.
      SeriesDown-to-earth ;, 7, Arizona Geological Survey down-to-earth series ;, 7.
      ContributionsFrisch-Gleason, Robin., Arizona Geological Survey.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE85 .H44 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination34 p. :
      Number of Pages34
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL498867M
      LC Control Number98233958
      OCLC/WorldCa39755338

      Arizona Highways magazine has made famous the red rocks around Sedona and in Monument Valley and Canyon de Chelly. In fact, Arizona has 16 national monuments, more than any other state (Figure 18). Some are geologic features such as Sunset Crater, just northeast of Flagstaff. The Arizona Geological Survey (AZGS) serves as a primary source of geologic information to enhance public understanding of the geologic character, geologic hazards, and mineral resources of Arizona.

      Geology of Central and Northern Arizona: field trip guidebook for Geological Society of America Rocky Mountain Section meeting, Flagstaff, Arizona, Dale Nations, Northern Arizona University. Dept. of Geology, Geological Society of America. Fact book. The Fact Book has been published annually at NAU since and contains a statistical profile of Northern Arizona University. It is designed to answer questions about Northern Arizona University’s history and current characteristics. Fact Book counts may reflect historical methodology.

      Lowell Institute for Mineral Resources, Department of Geosciences, University of Arizona, East Fourth Street, Tucson, Arizona , USA, and Arizona Geological Survey, University of Arizona, East Sixth Street, P.O. Box , Tucson, Arizona , USA.   Museum of Northern Arizona: Wonderfully organized museum. - See traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Flagstaff, AZ, at Tripadvisor TripAdvisor reviews.


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OCLC Number: Description: 34 pages: illustrations, maps ; 28 cm. Contents: Geologic features of northern Arizona / by Stephen J. Reynolds --Geology of side canyons of the Colorado / by Andre R.

Potochnik and Stephen J. Reynolds --Petrified wood: legacy from a late Triassic landscape / by Evelyn M. VandenDolder --Arizona geology: an aerial tour of northern Arizona / by Peter L. Kresan. Highlights of Northern Arizona Geology.

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These ancient rocks are 1, to 1, million years old (Ma). These rocks are a series of. School of Earth & Sustainability. Integrating physical, biological, and social perspectives on our changing earth: At Northern Arizona University, we train undergraduate and graduate students to be leading researchers and practitioners in geology, environmental sciences, and sustainability, often collaborating across disciplinary students spend time learning in the field.

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The collection also contains representative holdings from other Pueblo groups (Acoma, San Ildefonso, Santa Clara, etc.), and Havasupai and Colorado Plateau Tribes. These collections include accoutrements, baskets, carved figures, ceramics. NAU focuses on providing a student-centered experience through distinguished programs led by committed professors.

Find out more about all NAU has to offer now!. TY - CHAP. T1 - Side canyons of the Colorado River, Grand Canyon. AU - Potochnik, A. R. AU - Reynolds, Stephen. PY - Y1 - N2 - Written in a field guide format, the paper first describes the geographic and geologic setting of the Colorado river .We also host an e-Magazine - formally Fieldnotes and Arizona Geology newsletter - Arizona Geology Blog ( - ), Arizona Mining Review e-Video Magazine (), Youtube channel (AZGSweb), the AZGS Mining Data website, and social media - Facebook, Twitter, and Flickr.meet the interests of the State of Arizona.

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