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A geological reconnaissance in southwestern Kansas

Hay, Robert

A geological reconnaissance in southwestern Kansas

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Published by Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology -- Kansas.,
  • Formations (Geology) -- Kansas.,
  • Sedimentation and deposition -- Kansas.,
  • Erosion -- Kansas.,
  • Paleontology -- Kansas.,
  • Fossils -- Kansas.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Robert Hay.
    SeriesBulletin of the United States Geological Survey -- no. 57, Geological Survey bulletin -- 57.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination49 p., [2] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages49
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23041387M
    LC Control Number05000641

    See examples 16,43, and 44 in the sample list of cited publications at the end of this section. Survey, Water-Supply Paper 6, pp. Gould, C. Smith, oral commun.

    If the year of release differs from the year of publication, both dates may be given, but need not be. Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin 24, Many of them are still covered with top soil and only a portion of them can be seen. Twenhofel W. Near the beginning of the Paleogene, the Rocky Mountains were born, as were the streams and rivers heading eastward out from the mountains into Kansas.

    Compound names are common in some countries. Ancient crystalline basement rocks are covered with flat-lying Paleozoic sedimentary strata. If that information is not available, the report is not in press. The sediments consist largely of sands, silts and gravels. Rapids can be seen continuing down stream and there may even be more waterfalls farther down. Areas between escarpments are underlain by shales.


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