By Katherine Baylor
Geology-wise, California has all of it. you'll discover the facts of the slippage of the San Andreas Fault at element Reyes nationwide beach, stopover at lively hydrothermal positive factors at Lassen Volcanic nationwide Park, and notice the is still of prehistoric animals at los angeles Brea Tar Pits to call quite a few. Even the big surf holiday at Mavericks is due to the seafloor topography of tightly folded sedimentary rocks.
With energetic prose and gorgeous pictures, California Rocks! explores sixty-five geologic websites at parks and different publicly available areas. important place maps are incorporated for every website and colour photos illustrate the geologic positive aspects. California Rocks! A consultant to Geologic websites within the Golden country can have you a few of your favourite locations in a complete new way.
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California Rocks!: A Guide to Geologic Sites in the Golden State (Geology Rocks!) by Katherine Baylor