Paleogeography of the Southwestern United States
Entry ID: Paleogeography_SW_US

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Summary
Abstract: [From Paleogeography of the Southwestern US, by Ronald C. Blakey,
http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~rcb7/paleogeogwus.html]

The images presented here show the paleogeography of the SW US from
1.8 billion years ago to 10 million years ago. When played in order,
the paleogeographic evolution of the region unfolds. Emphasis is on
the Mesozoic where two or more images of each period are shown. Two
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Description: Paleogeography of the Southwestern US home page.
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Caption:  Cambrian Paleogeography, Southwestern US
 
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 42.0   S: 30.86   E: -101.43   W: -124.3

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Ronald C. Blakey
Dataset Title: Paleogeography of the Southwestern US
Dataset Release Date: October 1997
Dataset Publisher: Northern Arizona University
Data Presentation Form: text and maps
Online Resource: http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~rcb7/paleogeogwus.html
Platform
MAPS Ancillary Description
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Please cite data set creator, Dr. Ronald C. Blakey.
Data Center
Department of Geology, Northern Arizona University Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www4.nau.edu/geology/

Data Center Personnel
Name: RONALD C. BLAKEY
Phone: (928) 523-2740
Fax: (928) 523-9220
Email: ronald.blakey at nau.edu
Contact Address:
Department of Geology, Box 4099
Northern Arizona University
City: Flagstaff
Province or State: AZ
Postal Code: 86011
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online (HTTP)
Distribution Format: HTML
Fees: none
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: (928) 523-2740
Fax: (928) 523-9220
Email: ronald.blakey at nau.edu
Contact Address:
Department of Geology, Box 4099
Northern Arizona University
City: Flagstaff
Province or State: AZ
Postal Code: 86011
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Geology of North America, vol G3; GSA DNAG Series, Burchfiel et al,
1992: Poole et al; E. L. Miller et al; Saleeby et al; Cowan and Bruhn;
D. M. Miller et al.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-11-14
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-10-25
Future DIF Review Date: 2004-11-14
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