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Field Trips In The Southern Rocky Mountains, Usa (Field Guide (Geological Society of America), 5.)

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Published by Geological Society of America .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Earth Sciences - General,
  • Earth Sciences - Geology,
  • Science,
  • Colorado,
  • Geology,
  • Guidebooks,
  • New Mexico,
  • Rocky Mountains Region,
  • Science/Mathematics

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsEric P. Nelson (Editor), Eric A. Erslev (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages234
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11351047M
    ISBN 100813700051
    ISBN 109780813700052

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Field Trips In The Southern Rocky Mountains, Usa (Field Guide (Geological Society of America), 5.) Download PDF EPUB FB2

Of the 25 field trips offered at the Meeting, 14 are described in this guidebook, covering a wide variety of geoscience disciplines, with chapters on tectonics (Precambrian and Laramide), stratigraphy and paleoenvironments (e.g., early Paleozoic environments, Jurassic eolian environments, the K-T boundary, the famous Oligocene Florissant fossil beds), economic deposits (coal and molybdenum).

"Strike-slip tectonics and thermochronology of northern New Mexico: A field guide to critical exposures in the southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains", Field Trips in the Southern Rocky Mountains, USA, Eric P. Nelson, Eric A. Erslev. The chapters in this field guide all contain technical content as well as a field trip log describing field trip routes and stops.

Of the 25 field trips offered at the Meeting, 14 are described in this guidebook, covering a wide variety of geoscience disciplines, with chapters on tectonics (Precambrian and Laramide), stratigraphy and.

Genre/Form: Guidebooks: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Field trips in the southern Rocky Mountains, USA.

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We offer two basic educational experiences - ranger guided field trips or classroom Field Trips In The Southern Rocky Mountains and self guided park visits. We also offer web-based distance learning programs. E ducational groups coming to Rocky that are organized by an accredited educational.

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Discover the rugged scenery of the Colorado mountains as you weave through small towns and travel over alpine passes. Be on the lookout for wildlife such as elk, black bears, and moose.

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Over thirteen hundred species of trees, shrubs, wildflowers, grasses, ferns, mosses, and lichens are described and. The Southern Rocky Mountains are a major subregion of the Rocky Mountains of North America located in the southeastern portion of the U.S.

state of Wyoming, the central and western portions of Colorado, the northern portion of New Mexico, and extreme eastern portions of Southern Rocky Mountains are also commonly known as the Southern Rockies, and since the highest peaks.

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