Download E-books Engineering Geology of Western United States Urban Centers: Los Angeles, California to Denver, Colorado, June 27-July 7, 1989 (Field Trip Guidebooks) PDF

By Jeffrey R. Keaton, Joe Cobarrubias, Mike Hart, Bill Cotton, Gary Christenson

Published by way of the yank Geophysical Union as a part of the sector journey Guidebooks sequence, quantity 181.

box journey T181 is an outline of the geologic difficulties — and possibilities — linked wiht improvement of towns and cities within the western usa. The journey offers particularly with city parts within the states of California, Nevada, Utah, and Colorado. Its path is an historical one, being through the ecu settlers relocating west over the last century. now not coincidentally, it was once additionally a path coated by way of the pioneering King, Hayden, and Powell geological surveys. those early expeditions have been the quick ancestors of the fashionable usa Geological Survey.

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