Geology of Area Between Green and Colorado Rivers, Grand and San Juan Counties, Utah

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From Abstract: "The area described in this report comprises about 900 square miles of arid land lying between the Green and Colorado Rivers south of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad and southwest of the Salt Valley anticline. The rocks that crop out or that have been encountered in wells drilled in the are all sedimentary and range in age from Pennsylvania ti Upper Cretaceous. Mesizoic strata are especially well represented."

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v, 147 p. : ill., 13 plates (including 2 maps; some folded)

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McKnight, Edwin Thor 1940.

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From Abstract: "The area described in this report comprises about 900 square miles of arid land lying between the Green and Colorado Rivers south of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad and southwest of the Salt Valley anticline. The rocks that crop out or that have been encountered in wells drilled in the are all sedimentary and range in age from Pennsylvania ti Upper Cretaceous. Mesizoic strata are especially well represented."

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v, 147 p. : ill., 13 plates (including 2 maps; some folded)

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McKnight, Edwin Thor. Geology of Area Between Green and Colorado Rivers, Grand and San Juan Counties, Utah, report, 1940; (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1036544/: accessed April 19, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.