Geology of North Carolina.

by North Carolina Geological Survey (1883-1905) in Raleigh

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  • Geology -- North Carolina.,
  • Mineral industries -- North Carolina.

Edition Notes

Other titlesReport of the Geological Survey.
ContributionsKerr, Washington Caruthers, 1827-1885., Genth, F. A. 1820-1893.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
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Open LibraryOL14009370M

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The agency examines, surveys and maps the geology, mineral resources and topography of the state, while encouraging the wise conservation and use of geologic resources by industry, commerce, agriculture and government for the general welfare of the citizens of North Carolina.   Bibliography of North Carolina Geology, Mineralogy and Geography, with a List of Maps book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Many. See The Geology of North Carolina State Parks and Other Protected Areas web page. Several existing publications help the visitor better understand the landscape and provide geologic interpretation to the park: A Geologic Guide to North Carolina’s State Parks. A Geologic Adventure Along the Eno River. Gorges State Park. Fig. View of Great Smoky Mountains National Park as seen from Klingman's Dome, Tennessee.: Fig. View of the southern Appalachian Mountains from the Blue Ridge Mountains along the Blue Ridge Parkway in North Carolina.: Fig. Linville Falls in in upper Linville Gorge, a scenic area in North Carolina is along the Blue Ridge Parkway.: Fig.

The database consists of references to geologic field trip guidebooks of North America. Most of the guidebooks cited are from the period Glossary of Geology by. Get this from a library! The minerals and mineral localities of North Carolina, being chapter I. of the second vol. of the Geology of North Carolina, [F A Genth; W C Kerr; North Carolina. OCLC Number: Notes: This volume was published as separate chapters A-I in Contributions to General Geology, Plate 1: Generalized geologic map of western North Carolina and northeastern Tennessee showing location of the Linville Falls quadrangle and adjacent quadrangles in the Grandfather Mountain area / Modified from King () and North Carolina Department of Conservation and. Shop University of North Carolina at Asheville New, Used, Rental and Digital Textbooks at the Bulldogs Bookstore. Flat-Rate Shipping.

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This book was originally published prior toand represents a. Additional Physical Format: Online version: North Carolina Geological Survey (). Geology of North Carolina. Raleigh: Josiah Turner, state printer and binder, Victor A. Zullo is a professor of geology at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington.

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To celebrate its fiftieth anniversary, the Carolina Geological Society invited forty-three authors to contribute to the creation of The Geology of the Carolinas. The only comprehensive, modern treatment of the subject, the volume has been prepared for a diverse readership ranging from undergraduate students to specialists in the fields of geology and related earth sciences.

"A wonderful field guide to geologic features in North and South Carolina A delight to read."--American Reference Books Annual "Organized superbly Well-suited for geology enthusiasts."--Journal of the North Carolina Academy of Sciences "Well suited for geology enthusiasts Useful, entertaining, and informative." General Geologic Framework of the North Carolina Coastal System The shallow geology of the North Carolina coastal plain can be subdivided into the geologically distinct northern and southern zones (Figures 1 and 2).

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The content of this website is developed in. A wonderful field guide to geologic features in North and South Carolina A delight to read.—American Reference Books Annual This layman's survey of the geologic past of the Carolinas provides amateur scientists a look at nature's course through river basins, mountains, waterfalls, and coastal land formations.

North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. This report presents about square miles of geologic mapping. The study includes a generalized geologic map of Union County, North Carolina.

Schnitker, Detmar. Upper Miocene foraminifera from near Grimesland, Pitt County, North Carolina. Special Publication 3. North Carolina Geological Survey. : Geology of North Carolina (Paperback): Language: English. Brand new Book.

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations.

Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no. The answers to these questions and many more appear in this reader-friendly guide to the geology of North and South Carolina.

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This book presents the geology of the Highlands-Cashiers Plateau of Western North Carolina. Using everyday language and over photographs and graphics, it explores how the region’s mountains, waterfalls and other special features formed, and how geology has created both their similarities and their differences.

Finding Gems in North Carolina. Recent reports on the Huffington Post and ABC News websites describe how some visitors have found emeralds worth over $10, in-the-rough. If you want to read a great summary of North Carolina gemstones, see Joseph Hyde Pratt's classic article titled: Gems and Gem Minerals of North Carolina in the edition of American Mineralogist.

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The North Carolina Geological Survey maintains lists of theses and dissertations in its holdings (see Open-file report ). Also available are theses and dissertations by county. This new series marks the centennial of The Geological Society of America.

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