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Geology of the Death Valley Region


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Proceedings of Conference on Status of Geologic Research and Mapping, Death Valley National Park
Edited by Janet Slate
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 99-0153
http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/1999/ofr-99-0153/

Death Valley National Park Virtual Geology Field Trip
http://wrgis.wr.usgs.gov/parks/deva/devaft.html

Death Valley National Park - Virtual Image Gallery
http://geology.wr.usgs.gov/parks/deva/gallery.html

Geologic Map of the Death Valley Ground-water Model Area, Nevada and California
By Jeremiah B. Workman, Christopher M. Menges, William R. Page, Emily M. Taylor, E. Bartlett Ekren, Peter D. Rowley, Gary L. Dixon, Ren A. Thompson, and Lauren A. Wright
http://pubs.usgs.gov/mf/2002/mf-2381/

Tectonic Map of the Death Valley Ground-water Model Area, Nevada and California
By Jeremiah B. Workman, Christopher M. Menges, William R. Page, E. Bartlett Ekren, Peter D. Rowley, and Gary L. Dixon
http://pubs.usgs.gov/mf/2002/mf-2381/

Isostatic Gravity Map of the Death Valley Ground-water Model Area, Nevada and California
By D.A. Ponce, R.J. Blakely, R.L. Morin, and E.A. Mankinen
http://pubs.usgs.gov/mf/2002/mf-2381/

Aeromagnetic Map of the Death Valley Ground-water Model Area, Nevada and California
By D.A. Ponce and R.J. Blakely
http://pubs.usgs.gov/mf/2002/mf-2381/

Map Showing Depth to Pre-Cenozoic Basement in the Death Valley Ground-water Model Area, Nevada and California
By R.J. Blakely and D.A. Ponce
http://pubs.usgs.gov/mf/2002/mf-2381/


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