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Selected Bibliography of Southern California Geology

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Wahler Associates, 1984, Marine Corps Air-Ground Combat Center Geotechnical Study, Twentynine Palms, California (Contract No. N62474-82-C-0160), Report, Volume I, 72 p.

Wald, D.J., and Heaton, T.H., 1994, Spatial and temporal distribution of slip for the 1992 Landers, California, earthquake: Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, v. 84, p. 668-691.

Walker, J.D., 1988, Permian and Triassic rocks of the Mojave Desert and their implications for timing and mechanisms of continental truncation: Tectonics, v. 7, no. 3, p. 685-709.

Walker, N. W., and May, D. J., 1986, U-Pb zircon ages from the SE San Gabriel Mts., Ca: Evidence for Cretaceous metamorphism, plutonism, and mylonitic deformation predating the Vincent thrust: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 18, p. 195.

Wallace, R.D., and English, D.J., 1982, Evaluation of possible detachment faulting west of the San Andreas, southern Santa Rosa Mountains, California, in Frost, E.G., and Martin, D.L., eds., Mesozoic-Cenozoic tectonic evolution of the Colorado River region, California, Arizona, and Nevada: San Diego, California, Cordilleran Publishers, p. 502-510.

Wallace, R.E., 1949, Structure of a portion of the San Andreas rift in southern California: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 60, no. 4, p. 781-806.

Walls, C., Rockwell, T., Mueller, K., Bock, Y., Williams, S., Pfanner, J., Dolan, J., and Feng, P., 1998, Escape tectonics in the Los Angeles metropolitan region and implications for seismic risk: Nature, v. 394, p. 356-360.

Ward, A.W., and Dixon, G.L., 1993, Geologic map of the Redman quadrangle, Los Angeles: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 93-695, scale 1:24,000.

Ward, A.W., and Dixon, G.L., 1993, Geologic map of the Rogers Lake North quadrangle, Los Angeles: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 93-694, scale 1:24,000.

Ward, A.W., Dixon, G.L., and Farr, T.L., Geologic Mapping and Topical Studies in the Victorville 1:100,000-scale Quadrangle: Progress Report: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 26, no. 2, p. 102.

Ward, A.W., Dixon, G.L., and Jachens, R.C., 1993, Geologic setting of East Antelope Basin, with emphasis on fissuring on Rogers Dry Lake, Edwards Air Force Base, Mojave Desert, California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 93-263, 8 p.

Ward, A.W., Dixon, G.L., Galloway, Devin, and Mariano, John, 1991, Land subsidence at Edwards AFB, Mojave Desert, California: Groundwater withdrawal or neotectonics?: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 23, no. 5, p. 477.

Ward, S.N., 1990, Pacific-North America plate motions: New results from very long baseline interferometry: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 95, p. 21965-21981.

Ward, S.N., and Valensise, G., 1994, The Palos Verdes terraces, California: Bathtub rings from a buried reverse fault: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 99, p. 4485-4494.

Ware, G.C., 1958, Geology of a portion of the Mecca Hills, Riverside County, California: Los Angeles, University of California, unpublished M.S. thesis, 60 p.

Waring, G.A., 1919, Ground water in the San Jacinto and Temecula basins, California: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper 429, 113 p.

Watts, W.L., 1897, Oil and gas yielding formation of Los Angeles, Ventura, and Santa Barbara Counties, California: California Mining Bureau, Bulletin 11, 72 p.

Webb, R.W., 1939, Evidence of the age of a crystalline limestone, southern California: Journal of Geology, v. 47, p. 198-201.

Webb, T.H., and Kanamori, Hiroo, 1985, Earthquake focal mechanisms in the eastern Transverse Ranges and San Emigdio Mountains, southern California, and evidence for a regional decollement: Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, v. 75, no. 3, p. 737-757.

Weber, F.H. Jr., 1976, Preliminary map of faults of the Elsinore and Chino fault zones in northeastern Riverside County, California, showing accompanying features related to character and recency of movement: California Division of Mines and Geology Open-File Report 76-1 LA.

Weber, F.H., Jr., 1982, New interpretation of structural elements in the vicinity of the northwestern terminus of the trace of the San Gabriel fault zone, Ventura County, California, in Fife, D., and Minch, J.A., eds., Geology and mineral wealth of the California Transverse Ranges: South Coast Geological Society Guidebook no. 10 (Mason Hill volume), p. 321-329.

Weber, F.H., Jr., 1991, Geologic map of the Lancaster 30' x 60' quadrangle, southern California: A progress report: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 23, no. 5, p. 477.

Weber, F. H., 1993, Geologic map of the southeast-central Warm Springs Mountain 7.5' quadrangle, Los Angeles County, California: California Division of Mines and Geology Open File Report OFR 93-04, scale 1:12,000.

Weigand, Peter W., Nourse, Jonathan A., and Hazelton, Garrett B., 1994, Geochemical comparison of Miocene intrusive rocks in the eastern San Gabriel Mountains and the middle Miocene Glendora Volcanics: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 26, no. 7, p. A-293.

Weir, J.E., Jr., and Bader, J.S., 1963, Ground water and related geology of Joshua Tree National Monument, California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report, 123 p.

Weldon, R.J., 1983, Climatic control for the formation of terraces in Cajon Creek, southern California: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 15, no. 5, p. 429.

Weldon, R.J., 1984, Quaternary deformation due to the junction of the San Andreas and San Jacinto faults, southern California: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, v. 16, no. 6, p. 689.

Weldon, R.J., 1984, Implications of the age and distribution of the late Cenozoic stratigraphy in Cajon Pass, southern California, in Hester, R.L., and Hallinger, D.E., eds., San Andreas fault--Cajon Pass to Wrightwood: American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Pacific Section, Volume and guidebook no. 55, p. 9-16.

Weldon, R.J., 1985a, Implications of the age and distribution of the late Cenozoic stratigraphy in Cajon Pass, southern California, in Reynolds, R.E., compiler, Geological investigations along Interstate 15, Cajon Pass to Manix Lake, California: Redlands, California, San Bernardino County Museum Publication, p. 59-68.

Weldon, R.J., 1986, The late Cenozoic geology of Cajon Pass; implications for tectonics and sedimentation along the San Andreas fault: Pasadena, California Institute of Technology, unpublished Ph.D. thesis, 382 p.

Weldon, Ray, and Humphreys, Eugene, 1986, A kinematic model of southern California: Tectonics, v. 5, no. 1, p. 33-48.

Weldon, R. J., and Matti, J. C., 1986, Geologic evidence for segmentation of the southern San Andreas fault: EOS, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, v. 67, p 905-906.

Weldon, R.J., and Meisling, K.E., 1982, Late Cenozoic tectonics in the western San Bernardino Mountains; Implications for the uplift and offset of the central Transverse Ranges: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 14, no. 4, p. 243-244.

Weldon, R.J., II, and Sieh, K.E., 1985, Holocene rate of slip and tentative recurrence interval for large earthquakes on the San Andreas fault, Cajon Pass, southern California: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 96, p. 793-812.

Weldon, R.J., II, and Springer, J.E., 1988, Active faulting near the Cajon Pass well, southern California; implications for the stress orientation near the San Andreas fault, in Zoback, M.D., Silver, L.T., Henyey, Thomas, and Thatcher, Wayne, eds., Scientific drilling near the San Andreas fault: Geophysical Research Letters, v. 15, no. 9 (supplement), p. 993-996.

Weldon, R.J., II, Meisling, K.E., and Alexander, J., 1993, A speculative history of the San Andreas Fault in the central Transverse Ranges, California, in Powell, R.E., Weldon, R.J., and Matti, J.C., eds., The San Andreas fault system: displacement, palinspastic reconstruction, and geologic evolution: Geological Society of America Memoir 178, p. 161-198.

Weldon, R.J., Meisling, K.E., Sieh, K.E., and Allen, C.R., 1981, Neotectonics of the Silverwood Lake area, San Bernardino County: Report to the California Department of Water Resources, 22 p., scale 1:24,000.

Weldon, R.J., Stimac, J.P., and Rymer, M.J., 1994, Stratigraphy and deformational history of the Mecca Hills, in McGill, S.F., and Ross, T.M., eds., Geological Investigations of an Active Margin: Geological Society of America, Cordilleran Section Guidebook, Trip 15, p. 319-344.

Weldon, R.J., Winston, D.S., Kirschvink, J.L., and Burbank, D.W., 1984, Magnetic stratigraphy of the Crowder Formation, Cajon Pass, southern California: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 16, p. 689.

Wells, S.G., Connell, S.D., and Williamson, T.N., 1994, Soil development in valley floor deposits along the southern margin of the San Timoteo Badlands, Riverside, County, California, in McGill, S.F., and Ross, T.M., eds., Geological investigations of an active margin: Geological Society of America Cordilleran Section Guidebook, Trip No. 8, p. 140-146.

Wells, S., McFadden, L., Dohrenwend, J., 1987, Influence of Late Quaternary climatic changes on geomorphic and pedogenic processes on a desert piedmont, eastern Mojave Desert, California: Quaternary Research, v. 27, p. 130-146.

Wells, S.G., McFadden, L.D., Poths, J., and Olinger, C.T., 1995, Cosmogenic "SUP 3" He surface-exposure dating of stone pavements: implications for landscape evolution in deserts: Geology, v. 23, p. 613-616.

Wells, S.G., Tinsley, J.C., McFadden, L.D, and Lancaster, Nicholas, 1994, Quaternary stratigraphy and dating methods: Understanding geologic processes and landscape evolution in southern California, in McGill, S. F., and Ross, T.M., eds., Geological Investigation of an active Margin; San Bernardino, California: Geological Society of America Cordilleran Section Guidebook, 27th Annual Meeting, p. 120-214.

Wernicke, B., 1981, Low-angle normal faults in the Basin and Range province--Nappe tectonics in an extending orogen: Nature, v. 291, p. 645-648.

Wernicke, B., 1985, Theory of large-scale, uniform-sense normal simple shear of the continental lithosphere: Canadian Journal of Earth Science, v. 22, p. 108-125.

Wernicke, B., and Burchfiel, B.C., 1982, Modes of extensional tectonics: Journal of Structural Geology, v. 4, p. 105-115.

Wernicke, B., Christiansen, R.L., England, P.C., and Sonder, L.J., 1987, Tectonomagmatic evolution of Cenozoic extension in the North American Cordillera, in Coward, M., Dewey, J., and Hancock, P., eds., Continental extensional tectonics: Geological Society of London Special Publication 28, p. 203-221.

Wesnousky, S.G., 1986, Earthquakes, Quaternary faults, and seismic hazards in California: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 91, p. 12587-12631.

Wesnousky, S.G., 1988, Seismological and structural evolution of strike-slip faults: Nature, v. 335, No. 6188, p. 340-344.

Wesnousky, S.G., Prentice, C.S., and Sieh, K.E., 1991, An offset Holocene stream channel and the rate of slip along the northern reach of the San Jacinto fault zone, San Bernardino Valley, California: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 103, p. 700-709.

Wesson, R.L., and Wallace, R.E., 1985, Predicting the next great earthquake in California: Scientific American, v. 252, no. 2, p. 35-43.

West, D.L. 1987, Geology of the Wilson Creek-Mill Creek fault zone--the north flank of the former Mill Creek basin, San Bernardino County, California: Riverside, University of California, unpublished M.S. thesis, 94 p.

Whidden, K.J., Bottjer, D.J., Lund, S.P., and Sliter, W.V., 1993, Active margin carbonates as indicators of tectonism: Evidence from Paleogene limestones in the western Transverse Ranges, California: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 25, p. A-63.

White, W.R., 1956, Pliocene and Miocene Foraminifera from the Capistrano Formation, Orange County, California: Journal of Paleontology, v. 30, p. 237-270.

White, W.R., 1971, Biostratigraphy of the Capistrano Formation, Dana Point, California, in Berger, F.W., ed., Geological guide book, Newport Lagoon to San Clemente, Orange County, California: Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists, Pacific Section, p. 50-54.

Whitney, J.D., 1865, Geological Survey of California, Geology, v. 1, Report of progress and synopsis of field work from 1869-1864, 498 p.

Wilcox, R.E., Harding, T.P., and Seely, D.R., 1973, Basic wrench tectonics: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 57, p. 74-96.

Williams, C.F., Beyer, L.A., Grubb, F.V., 1996, Heat flow in the Los Angeles Basin, California: Implications for Seismic Risk: EOS, Transactions American Geophysical Union, v. 77, n. 46, page F509.

Williams, P.L., and Sieh, K.E., 1987, Decreasing activity of the southernmost San Andreas fault during the past millennium: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 19, no. 7, p.; 891.

Williams, P.L., McGill, S.F., Sieh, K., Allen, C., and Louie, J., 1988, Triggered slip along the San Andreas Fault after the 8 July North Palm Springs earthquake: Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, v. 78, p. 1112-1122.

Williams, P., Nicholson, C., Seeber, L., and Sykes, L., 1984, Seismicity of the southern San Andreas fault, California: EOS, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, v. 65, no. , p. 996.

Williams, P.L., Sykes, L.R., Nicholson, C., and Seeber, L., 1990, Seismotectonics of the easternmost Transverse Ranges, California: relevance for seismic potential of the southern San Andreas fault: Tectonics, v. 9, p. 185-204.

Williamson, T.N., and Wells, S.G., 1994, Geomorphic surfaces of Grass Valley Creek: Understanding the geomorphic evolution of the upper Mojave River, in McGill, S.F., and Ross, T.M., eds., Geological investigations of an active margin: Geological Society of America Cordilleran Section Guidebook, Trip No. 8, p. 163-166.

Willingham, R.C., 1968, A gravity survey of the San Bernardino Valley, southern California: Riverside, University of California, M.S. thesis, 96 p.

Willingham, R.C., 1971, Basement fault geometries in the San Bernardino Valley and western San Gorgonio Pass area, southern California: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 3, no. 2, p. 217.

Willingham, R.C., 1981, Gravity anomaly patterns and fault interpretations in the San Bernardino Valley and western San Gorgonio Pass area, southern California, in Brown, A.R., and Ruff, R.W., eds., Geology of the San Jacinto Mountains: Santa Ana, California, South Coast Geological Society, Annual Field trip guidebook, no. 9, p. 164-174.

Wills, C.J., 1998, Liquefaction zones in the San Fernando 7.5-Minute Quadrangle, Los Angeles County, California, in Seismic hazard evaluation of the San Fernando 7.5-minute quadrangle, Los Angeles County, California: California Division of Mines and Geology Open-File Report 98-06, p. 3-22.

Wills, C.J., 1998, Liquefaction zones in the Sunland 7.5-Minute Quadrangle, Los Angeles County, California, in Seismic hazard evaluation of the Sunland 7.5-minute quadrangle, Los Angeles County, California: California Division of Mines and Geology Open-File Report 98-08, p. 3-16.

Wilson, D.S., McCrory, P.A., and Stanley, R.G., 1997, Incorporating geologic constraints into kinematic plate reconstructions: example from the North America margin [abs.]: submitted to the Chapman Conference on "The History and Dynamics of Global Plate Motions," June 17-22, 1997, Marconi Conference Center, Point Reyes National Seashore, Marshall, California.

Winker, C.D., and Kidwell, S.M., 1986, Paleocurrent evidence for lateral displacement of the Pliocene Colorado River delta by the San Andreas fault system, southeastern California: Geology, v. 14, p. 788-791.

Wise, D.U., Dunn, D.E., Engelder, J.T., Geiser, P.A., Hatcher, R.D., Kish, S.A., Odom, A.L., and Schamel, S., 1984, Fault related rocks: Suggestions for terminology: Geology, v. 12, p. 391-394.

Wood, D.J., and Saleeby, J.B, 1998, Late Cretaceous-Paleocene extensional collapse and disaggregation of the southernmost Sierra Nevada batholith, in Ernst, W.G., and Nelson, C.A., Eds., Integrated earth and environmental evolution of the southwestern United States (Clarence A. Hall, Jr. Volume): Columbia, Maryland, Bellwether Publishing, p. 289-325.

Wood, P.R., and Dale, R.H., 1964, Geology and ground-water features of the Edison--Maricopa area, Kern County, California: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper 1656, 103 p.

Woodburne, M.O., 1975, Cenozoic stratigraphy of the Transverse Ranges and adjacent areas, southern California: Geological Society of America Special Paper 162, 91 p.

Woodburne, M.O., 1987, A prospectus of the North American mammal ages, in Woodburne, M.O., editor, Cenozoic mammals of North America: Berkeley, University of California Press, p. 285-290.

Woodburne, M.O., and Swisher, C.C., III, 1995, Land mammal high-resolution geochronology, intercontinental overland dispersals, sea level, climate, and vicariance, in Berggren, W.A., Kent, D.V., Aubry, M-P., and Hardenbol, J., eds., Geochronology, time scales and global stratigraphic correlation: Tulsa, Oklahoma, Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists, Special Publication 54, p. 335-364.

Woodburne, M.O., and Golz, D.J., 1972, Stratigraphy of the Punchbowl formation, Cajon Valley, southern California: California University, Publications in Geological Sciences, v. 92, 73 p.

Woodburne, M.O., and Whistler, D.P., 1973, An early Miocene oreodont (Merychinae, Mammalia) from the Orocopia Mountains, southern California: Journal of Paleontology, v. 47, p. 908-912.

Woodburne, M.O., Tedford, R.H., and Swisher, C.C., III, 1990, Lithostratigraphy, biostratigraphy, and geochronology of the Barstow Formation, Mojave Desert, southern California: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 102, p. 459-477.

Wooden, J.L., Kistler, R.W., and Fleck, R.J., 1996, Problems using the U-Pb Zircon technique to determine the time of crystallization--Lessons from the western U.S. Cordillera: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 28, p. 126.

Wooden, J.L., Kistler, R.W., and Morton, D.M., 1997, Rb-Sr WR ages and Sr, O, and Pb isotopic systematics of plutons in the northern Peninsular Ranges batholith southern California: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 29, no. 5, p. 74.

Wooden, J.L., Kistler, R.W., and Robinson, A., 1996, Pb and Sr isotopic variations in Mesozoic intrusive rocks in the western U.S. Cordillera: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 28, no. 5, p.126.

Wooden, J.L., Kistler, R.W., Fleck, R.J., Morton, D.M., and Barth, A.P., 1998, Pb and Sr isotopic and age constraints among the geologic terranes in southern California: a tool for understanding range uplift, basin development, and tectonic evolution: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 30, no. 5, p. 71.

Wooden, J.L., Kistler, R.W., Morton, D.M., and Lichte, F.E., 1994, A Pb, Sr, and O isotopic transect across the northern Peninsular Ranges batholith, southern California: EOS, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, v. 75, p. 701.

Wooden, J.L., Kistler, R.W., Tosdal, R.M., Robinson, A., and Wright, J.E., 1997, Pb and Sr isotopic mapping of crustal structure in the northern Great Basin: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 29, no. 6, p. A-70.

Wooden, J.L., Powell, R.E., Howard, K.A., and Tosdal, R.M., 1991, Eagle Mts. 30' x 60' quadrangle, southern California: II. Isotopic and chronologic studies: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 23, no. 5, p. 478.

Wooden, J.L., Tosdal, R.M., Howard, K.A., Powell, R.E., Matti, J.C., and Barth, A.P., 1994, Mesozoic intrusive history of parts of the eastern Transverse Ranges, California: preliminary U-Pb zircon results: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 26, no. 2, p. 104-105.

Woodford, A.O., 1924, The Catalina Metamorphic Facies of the Franciscan series: University of California Publications in the Geological Sciences, v. 15, no. 3, p. 49-68.

Woodford, A.O., 1925, The San Onofre breccia: Its nature and origin: California University Publications, Department Geological Sciences Bulletin, v 15, no. 7, p. 159-280.

Woodford, A.O., 1960, Bedrock patterns and strike-slip faulting in southwestern California: American Journal of Science, v. 258A (Bradley Volume), p. 400-417.

Woodford, A.O., and Harriss, T.F., 1928, Geology of Blackhawk Canyon, San Bernardino Mountains, California: California University Publications in Geological Sciences, v. 17, p. 265-304.

Woodford, A.O., McCulloh, T.H., and Schoellhamer, J.E., 1973, Paleographic significance of metatuff boulders in middle Tertiary strata, Santa Ana Mountains, California: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 83, no. 11, p. 3433-3436.

Woodford, A.O., Moran, T.G., and Shelton, J.S., 1946, Miocene conglomerates of Puente and San Jose Hills, California: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 30, p. 514-560.

Woodford, A.O., Shelton, J.S., and Moran, T.G., 1944, Geology and oil possibilities of Puente and San Jose Hills, California: U.S. Geological Survey Oil and Gas Investigations Preliminary Map 23.

Woodford, A.O., Shelton, J.S., Doehring, D.O., and Morton, R.K., 1971, Pliocene-Pleistocene history of the Perris Block, southern California: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 82, no. 12, p. 3421-3448.

Woodford, A.O., Welday, E.E., and Merriam, Richard, 1968, Siliceous tuff clasts in the upper Paleogene of southern California: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 79, p. 1461-1486.

Woodford, A.O., Shelton, J.S., Doehring, D.O., and Morton, R.K., 1971, Pliocene-Pleistocene history of the Perris Block, southern California: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 82, p. 3421-3448.

Woodring, W.P., 1938, Lower Pliocene mollusks and echinoids from the Los Angeles basin, California, and their inferred environment: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 190, 67 p.

Woodring, W.P., 1942, Marine Miocene mollusks from Cajon Pass, California: Journal of Paleontology, v. 16, p. 78-83.

Woodring, W.P., and Popenoe, W.P., 1942, Upper Cretaceous formations and faunas of southern California: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 26, no. 2, p. 166-176.

Woodring, W.P., and Popenoe, W.P., 1945, Paleocene and Eocene stratigraphy of northwestern Santa Ana Mountains, Orange County, California: U.S. Geological Survey Oil and Gas Investigations Preliminary Chart OC 12.

Woodring, W.P., Bramlette, M.N., and Kew, W.S.W., 1946, Geology and paleontology of the Palos Verdes Hills, California: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 207, 145 p.

Woodruff, G.A., and Brock, W.Z., 1980, Soil survey of San Bernardino County, southwestern part, California: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Soil Conservation Service, 64 p., scale 1:24,000.

Woods, M.C., and Seiple, W.R., editors, 1995, The Northridge, California, earthquake of 17 January, 1994: California Division of Mines and Geology Special Publication 116.

Woolfenden, L.R., and Kadhim, Dina, 1997, Geohydrology and water chemistry in the Rialto-Colton basin, San Bernardino County, California: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 97-4012, 101 p.

Working Group on California Earthquake Probabilities, 1995, Seismic hazards in southern California: Probable earthquakes, 1994-2024: Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, v. 85, p. 379-439.

Wright, T.L., 1991, Structural geology and tectonic evolution of the Los Angeles basin, in Biddle, K.T., ed., Active margin basins: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Memoir 52, p. 35-134.

Wyatt, F.K., Agnew D.H., and Gladwin, M.T., 1994, Continuous Measurements of Crustal Deformation for the 1992 Landers Earthquake Sequence: Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, v. 84, no 3, p. 768-779.

Wyss, M., and Lu, Z., 1995, Plate boundary by stress directions: Southern San Andreas fault, California: Geophysical Research Letters, v. 22, p. 547-550.



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