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The geology of Alaska

The geology of Alaska

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Published by Geological Society of America in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alaska.
    • Subjects:
    • Geology -- Alaska.,
    • Mines and mineral resources -- Alaska.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by George Plafker and Henry C. Berg.
      SeriesThe Geology of North America ;, v. G-1
      ContributionsPlafker, George, 1929-, Berg, Henry C.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE71 .G48 1986 vol. G-1, QE83 .G48 1986 vol. G-1
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 1055 p. :
      Number of Pages1055
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1093679M
      ISBN 100813752191
      LC Control Number94018088

      Book Description: Note: The second edition of this book was published September You can find it here: Physical Geology - 2nd Edition. Physical Geology is a comprehensive introductory text on the physical aspects of geology, including rocks and minerals, plate tectonics, earthquakes, volcanoes, glaciation, groundwater, streams, coasts, mass wasting, climate change, planetary geology and Author: Steven Earle. This map and associated digital databases are the result of compilation and interpretation of published and unpublished ,scale and limited , to ,scale maps. Covering the entire state of Alaska, it reflects more than a century of work by a host of geologists and almost two decades of compilation work. There are two versions of the map: a detailed digital version, and a.

      Understanding geology can lead to discovery of incredible treasures. This book tells you on laymens terms about gold in the Western US with emphasis on Wyoming. A deposit as large at the Homestake, and a deposit with as much gold as been mined during the entire mining history of Alaska! In this book, the author will provide insight into Author: The Gem Hunter. Examining an outcrop near the Yukon border and the Moosehorn Range. Snow avalanche research along the Snettisham transmission line near Juneau. Natural Resources. Energy Resources. Mineral Resources. Engineering Geology. Geologic Materials Center. Geologic Mapping. Natural Hazards. Geologic Hazards. Environmental Hazards. Data Management.

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