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paleomagnetic reconnaissance of the Platoro Caldera, Southeastern San Juan Mountains, Colorado.

Jimmy F. Diehl

paleomagnetic reconnaissance of the Platoro Caldera, Southeastern San Juan Mountains, Colorado.

by Jimmy F. Diehl

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Paleomagnetism -- San Juan Mountains (Colo. and N.M.),
  • Geomagnetism -- San Juan Mountains (Colo. and N.M.),
  • San Juan Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination64 l.
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13579084M
    OCLC/WorldCa29011820

    The Handkerchief Mesa mixed magma complex is one of several late Cenozoic volcanic complexes in the southeastern San Juan Mountains characterized by m Cited by: Ignimbrite-caldera systems of the San Juan Mountains, constituting the largest preserved erosional remnant of the SRMVF, have been a special focus for recent volcanologic and petrologic research: southeastern calderas (Platoro complex: Dungan et al., ; Lipman et al., ), western (Uncompahgre-Silverton–Lake City: Hon and Lipman, Cited by:

    TINY HINSDALE OF THE SILVERY SAN JUAN. By Carolyn and Clarence Wright. Big Mountain Press: Denver, Colorado, , first edition. Original green cloth binding; black print on spine; pages; illustrated. Fine in near fine dust jacket. "Hinsdale County of Colorado is the smallest county in the nation in population []. Numerous other now extinct calderas occur in the San Juan Mountains, Utah, Nevada, Arizona and New Mexico, all related to extension just as the still active Long Valley and Valles caldera are today. Summary of the tectonic environments of volcanism in the western US Volcanoes in the western US occur in the subduction related cascade volcanic range, the snake rive plain-Yellowstone hot-spot and.

    Staff at the CGS assembled an Earthquake Reference Collection that brings together in one place more than references that pertain broadly to seismicity, structural geology, faulting, and tectonics across the state of Colorado. Many of these references are difficult if not impossible to locate in most libraries. Ecology, 85(6), , pp. – q by the Ecological Society of America CLIMATIC AND HUMAN INFLUENCES ON FIRE REGIMES OF THE SOUTHERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS, COLORADO, USA HENRI D. GRISSINO-MAYER,1,4 WILLIAM H. ROMME,2 M. LISA FLOYD,3 AND DAVID D. HANNA3 1Department of Geography, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee .


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Paleomagnetic reconnaissance of the Platoro Caldera, Southeastern San Juan Mountains, Colorado by Jimmy F. Diehl Download PDF EPUB FB2

Reconnaissance geology and economic significance of the Platoro caldera, southeastern San Juan Mountains, Colorado Article (PDF Available) with 56 Reads How we measure 'reads'. reconnaissance geology and economic significance of the platoro caldera, southeastern san juan moun-tains, colorado by peter w.

lipman and thomas a. steven u.s. geological survey denver, colorado. Geometry of the Bachelor caldera, South River caldera, and associated ash-flow sheets. Geology of La Garita caldera and associated proximal eruptive deposits. FCT, Fish Canyon Tuff; SJ, San Juan. BACHELOR LA GARITA (North) A (South) CREEDE RC SOUTH RIVER CC NM Wolf Cr Pass Treasure Mtn 0 5 10 KILOMETERS 37°30' Mount Hope Metroz Mtn San Juan File Size: 1MB.

Buy Evolution of the Platoro caldera complex and related volcanic rocks, southeastern San Juan Mountains, Colorado: A study of relations between ash-flow (Geological Survey professional paper ; ) on FREE SHIPPING on qualified orders. Concentrating on unique events, people whose stories have never fully been told, and a few "new" facts, The San Juan Mountains of Southwestern Colorado - Calderas, Mastodons, Conquistadors, and Gold provides a wealth of information, starting with 5/5(3).

The Summitville District is a gold, silver, lead, and copper mine located in Rio Grande county, Colorado AND ATEVEN, T.A., RECONNAISSANCE GEOLOGY AND ECONOMIC SIGNIFICANCE OF THE PLATORO CALDERA, SOUTHEASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS, COLORADO: USGS PROF.

PAPER C, P. CCColorado. book AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE PLATORO. Introduction. The San Juan Mountains in southwestern Colorado have long been known as a site of exceptionally voluminous mid-Tertiary volcanism, including at least 22 major ignimbrite sheets (each –5, km³) and associated caldera structures active at 33–23 Ma.

Evolution of the Platoro caldera complex and related volcanic rocks, southeastern San Juan Mountains, Colorado Professional Paper By: Peter W. Lipman. SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS • Extraordinary geologic record (PC-Holocene) • Repository of Au, Ag, Zn, Cu, Fe • Outliers of coal, oil, natural gas, U, He, CO.

2 • Geothermal resources • Extensive glacial history • Outstanding scenery. The northeastern San Juan Mountains, the least studied portion of this well-known segment of the Southern Rocky Mountains Volcanic Field are the site of several newly identified and reinterpreted ignimbrite calderas. These calderas document some unique eruptive features not described before from large volcanic systems elsewhere, as based on recent mapping, petrologic data, and a large array of.

The narrow, rugged Sangre de Cristo Mountains extend more than km from east of Santa Fe, New Mexico, to near Salida, Colorado.

The range is bounded on the west and southwest by the Espanola and San Luis Basins, that are part of the Rio Grande Rift zone (Plate 1, Frontispiece). Similar Items. Ash flows and related volcanic rocks associated with the Creede caldera, San Juan Mountains, Colorado / by: Ratté, James Clifford,et al.

Published: () Description and validation of an automated methodology for mapping mineralogy, vegetation, and hydrothermal alteration type from ASTER satellite imagery with examples from the San Juan Mountains, Colorado by: Rockwell.

Combining paleomagnetic data for 17 new sites from the northwest portion of the (Oligocene) San Juan volcanic field of southern Colorado with data for 29 sites previously published yields a paleomagnetic pole at 85°N, °E (with a 95% confidence circle of ° radius).Cited by: Day 4 – Conejos Formation, Treasure Mountain Tuff, and Platoro Caldera (SE San Juan Volcanic Field) Posted on by [email protected] Saying farewells to the Land of Enchanment, we crossed over from New Mexico into Colorado (although the Rio Grande rift knows no political borders).

About 30 m.y. ago, major volcanic activity changed to explosive ash-flow eruptions of quartz latite and low-silica rhyolite that persisted until about 26 m.y.

ago. Source areas for the ash flows are marked by large calderas in the central and western San Juan by: The San Juan Mountains are mostly co-extensive with the San Juan Volcanic field, a large area in southwestern Colorado, roughly triangular in shape, that includes many metal mining areas but also the zeolite producing outcrops west of Wolf Creek Pass.

USGS Professional Paper Evolution of the Platoro Caldera complex and related volcanic rocks, southeastern San Juan Mountains, Colorado. By Peter W. Lipman. pages., 67 figures, 12 tables. A study of relations between ash-flow eruptions, lava-flow activity, and caldera structure at a mineralized volcanic center.

San Juan Mountains of Colorado where the exposed rocks bear significantly on the geology of ad- joining parts of our State. Many individuals and companies have contributed to this undertaking, butFile Size: KB. The Huerto Andesite is the largest of several andesite sequences interlayered with the large-volume ash-flow tuffs of the San Juan volcanic field, Colorado.

Stratigraphically this andesite is between the region's largest tuff (the Ma, 3, km3 Fish Canyon Tuff) and the evolved product of the Fish Canyon Tuff (the Ma, 1, km3 Carpenter Ridge Tuff), and eruption was from vents Cited by: 7.

West limb of anticline along San Juan River just east of Mexican Hat, UT. The flat rocks at left belong to the Halgaito fm, a member of the Cutler fm (Permian). The steeply-dipping beds at center belong to the Rico fm (Pennsylvanian-Permian), and the underlying beds at the right belong to the Hermosa fm (Pennsylvanian).

The Colorado Plateau, also known as the Colorado Plateau Province, is a physiographic and desert region of the Intermontane Plateaus, roughly centered on the Four Corners region of the southwestern United province covers an area ofkm 2 (, mi 2) within western Colorado, northwestern New Mexico, southern and eastern Utah, northern Arizona, and a tiny fraction in the.The Ma-old Bonanza caldera of the San Juan Volcanic field, Colorado, subsided after releasing 50 cubic km of dacite and rhyolite ignimbrite (Fig.

1) (Varga and Smith, ). There are three major stratigraphic units found within this caldera. These units are (from oldest to youngest): (1) the lower Bonanza Tuff, a phenocryst-rich dacite.Lake Molas in the San Juan Mountains of southwestern Colorado's San Juan County, below Silverton Contributor Names Highsmith, Carol M.,photographer Created / .