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Geology of southeastern Dorsey terrane / by JoAnne Nelson [and others]

Geology of southeastern Dorsey terrane / by JoAnne Nelson [and others]

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Published by Ministry of Energy and Mines in Victoria .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology - British Columbia - Dorsey Terrane

  • Edition Notes

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    SeriesBritish Columbia. Geological Survey Branch. Open file 2000-4
    ContributionsNelson, J.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 map scale 1:50 000
    Number of Pages50
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22064070M

    mid-Paleozoic Kah Shakes sequence (part of the Taku terrane of Berg et al. [ ]) structurally overlie the Alexander terrane and Gravina sequence. Locally, channel-fill deposits of the Gravina sequence overlie the Alava sequence and thus form an overlap between the Alexander terrane and the Alava sequence [Rubin and Saleeby, a). PHYSICAL GEOLOGY: EXPLORING THE EARTH, Fifth Edition, provides a comprehensive overview of the physical aspects of Earth's processes, not just on its surface, but above and below as well. In this acclaimed book, the authors link diverse material with the common thread of plate tectonics, an approach that provides a global perspective of Earth and allows students to .

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