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Southern California Geology

 

Geologic Provinces of Southern California

 

Southern California geologic provinces Transverse Ranges Colorado Desert/Sonoran Desert Southern California Borderland Peninsular Ranges Transverse Ranges Mojave Desert Eastern Transverse Range Salton Trough

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Table of Contents (click on any of the topics below to jump to that section)

Transverse Ranges Province--Geologic setting and history of the Transverse Ranges Province of southern California

Peninsular Ranges Province--Geologic setting and history of the Peninsular Ranges Province of southern California

Salton Trough Province--Geologic setting and history of the offshore southern California Borderland region

Mojave Desert Province--Geologic setting and history of the Mojave Desert Province of southern California

Colorado Desert/Sonoran Desert Province--Geologic setting and history of the Colorado/Sonoran Desert Province of southern California

Los Angeles Basin--Geologic setting and history of the Los Angeles Basin region of southern California

Southern California Borderland--Geologic setting and history of the offshore southern California Borderland region

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