Geology of Big Bend National Park, Brewster County, Texas

dc.contributorUniversity of Texas at Austin. Bureau of Economic Geology
dc.creatorMaxwell, Ross A.
dc.date.accessioned2019-10-28T18:33:33Z
dc.date.available2019-10-28T18:33:33Z
dc.date.issued1967
dc.descriptionAccompanied by 12 foldout plates and figures -- Plate 1 : Index map, Big Bend National Park, Brewster County, Texas. Plate 2 : Geologic map, Big Bend National Park, Brewster County, Texas. Plate 3 : Structure sections, Big Bend National Park, Brewster County, Texas. Plate 4 : Geologic map of Persimmon Gap-Dog Canyon area, Big Bend National Park, Brewster County, Texas. Plate 5 : Structure sections, Persimmon Gap-Dog Canyon area, Big Bend National Park, Brewster County, Texas. Plate 6 : Stratigraphic sections of Comanchean rocks, Big Bend National Park, Brewster County, Texas. Plate 7 : Stratigraphic sections of Gulfian rocks, Big Bend National Park, Brewster County, Texas. Plate 8 : Correlation chart of Cretaceous formations, Brewster, Terrell, and Val Verde counties, Texas. Plate 9 : Stratigraphic sections of Paleocene and Eocene rocks, Big Bend National Park, Brewster County, Texas. Plate 10 : Stratigraphic sections of Tertiary volcanic rocks, Big Bend National Park, Brewster County, Texas. Plate 11 : Structural features of Trans-Pecos Texas and northeastern Mexico. Figure 11 : Panoramic view, basin of the Chisos Mountains. Figure 67 : The canoe-shaped syncline from which the name Canoe Formation was taken. Figure 69 : Basalt, tuff, tuffaceous clay, and sandstone conglomerate in the Canoe Formation at the type locality, southeastern Tornillo Flat. Figure 78 : Bee Mountain, the type locality of the Bee Mountain Basalt. Figure 80 : Type locality of the Mule Ear Spring Tuff. Figure 133 : Overturned fold and thrust faults at Dog Canyon. Figure 135 : Terlingua fault escarpment at mouth of Santa Elena Canyon from about 5 miles distance. Figure 146 : Sketch from photographs of panoramic view from south rim of the Chisos Mountains. Figure 148 : Looking southwest across the dipping strata on the flank of the Glenn Springs laccolith, toward Elephant Tusk
dc.description.departmentUT Libraries
dc.format.dimensionsxvi, 320 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. + portfolio (12 fold. plates (incl. maps, part col.))
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/2152/77973
dc.identifier.urihttp://dx.doi.org/10.26153/tsw/5062
dc.publisherUniversity of Texas at Austin. Bureau of Economic Geology
dc.relation.ispartofVirtual Landscapes of Texas
dc.relation.ispartofseriesUniversity of Texas publication , no. 6711
dc.rights.restrictionOpen
dc.subjectGeology -- Texas -- Big Bend National Park
dc.titleGeology of Big Bend National Park, Brewster County, Texas
dc.typeOther

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