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geological story of Pennsylvania

John Henry Barnes

geological story of Pennsylvania

by John Henry Barnes

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Published by Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Bureau of Topographic and Geologic Survey in Harrisburg .
Written in English

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  • Geology -- Pennsylvania -- Popular works

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John H. Barnes and W.D. Sevon
    GenrePopular works
    SeriesEducational series -- 4, Educational series (Pennsylvania. Bureau of Topographic and Geologic Survey) -- no. 4
    ContributionsSevon, William D, Willard, Bradford, b. 1894.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE157 .A27 no.4 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 44 p. :
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18209982M

    Pittsburgh is located in the Appalachian Plateau physiographic province (Fig. 1).With its steep hillsides, interbedded strong and weak sedimentary rocks, thick soil cover and precipitation of – mm (35–45 in) per year, with the greatest amounts occurring in late winter and early spring, the Appalachian Plateau has long been recognized as an area of major landslide severity.   Pennsylvania Geological Survey Publications. For more information on the Survey, visit our Pennsylvania Geology collection page. An overall history of the Survey was published in in an issue of Pennsylvania Geology. First Geological SurveyAuthor: Elise Gowen.

    This book tells that story--and more. It recenters Pennsylvania in the American historical narrative. Pennsylvania: A History of the Commonwealth offers fresh perspectives on the Keystone State from an array of distinguished scholars who view the history of this Commonwealth critically and honestly, using the latest and best scholarship to give. The Geology of Pennsylvania (Pennsylvania Geological Survey and Pittsburg Geological Society Special Publication 1). by Shultz, Charles H. (Editor).. Pennsylvania Geological Survey and Pittsburgh Geological Society., Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. HARDCOVER; in near fine condition. This is a heavy volume; extra shipping may be required for priority mail or international orders.

    This dataset contains the lithologic class and topographic position index information and quality-assurance and quality-control data not available in the online National Water Information System for 54 domestic wells sampled by the U.S. Geological Survey in . Pennsylvania as part of a summer course on regional history for teachers in primary and topographic maps would seem to tell a compelling story. That's rough country to traverse! However, I wanted to tie this to real experience in the early days, so I cast Bouquers Orderly Book from this march to Fort Pitt survives, and it is this which.


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When reproducing material from this book, please cite the source as follows: Barnes, J. H., and Sevon, W. D.,The geological story of Pennsylvania (4th ed.): Pennsylvania Geological Survey, 4th ser., Educational Series 4, 44 p.

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