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Geology and geologic hazards of the Novato area, Marin County, California

Salem J. Rice

Geology and geologic hazards of the Novato area, Marin County, California

by Salem J. Rice

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Published by California Division of Mines and Geology in Sacramento .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California,
  • Marin Co.
    • Subjects:
    • Geology -- California -- Marin Co.,
    • Natural disasters -- California -- Marin Co.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 39-42.

      Statementby Salem J. Rice ; assisted in geophysical studies by Gordon W. Chase ; prepared in cooperation with the County of Marin and the City of Novato.
      SeriesPreliminary report - California Division of Mines and Geology ; 21
      ContributionsChase, Gordon W.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE90.M29 R5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination47 p. :
      Number of Pages47
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5171464M
      LC Control Number74623412

      What are GHADs? The Beverly Act provided for the establishment of Geologic Hazard and Abatement Districts (GHADs) as independent public agencies to oversee geologic hazards in defined geographic areas. more» There are over 35 GHADs in California working to prevent, mitigate and abate geologic hazards. The California Coast Ranges north of San Francisco Bay consist of Mesozoic and early Tertiary rocks that formed along a long-lived convergent plate boundary and overlying time-transgressive deposits of late Cenozoic volcanic and sedimentary rocks that were deposited along the rapidly evolving San Andreas transform boundary between the Pacific and North American plates (Figs. 1 and 2).Cited by: 9.

      Born in Maine, Decem When of age he went to Wisconsin, and there was engaged in lumbering for eight years. In May, , he started for California across the plains and arrived at Novato, Marin County, on November 4 th of the same year, where he has since resided. Married Aug , Katie P. Johnson, a native of Maine, and. Dowlen. San Diego Association of Geologists, May GB - Lung, Richard; Fort Rosecrans Landslide, Point Loma, California Studies on the Geology and Geologic Hazards of the Greater San Diego Area, California. Editors: Arnold Ross and Robert J. Dowlen. San Diego Association of Geologists, May GB - File Size: KB.

      Marine Geology is the premier international journal on marine geological processes in the broadest sense. We seek papers that are comprehensive, interdisciplinary and synthetic that will be lasting contributions to the field. Although most papers are based on regional studies, they must demonstrate new findings of international significance. Petroleum is a big part of California geology. Visit a natural oil seep at Coal Oil Point in Santa Barbara, the spectacular tar seeps at nearby Carpinteria Beach or the famous tar pits of Rancho La Brea in Los Angeles. In the southern San Joaquin Valley, drive through the Kettleman Hills to see the heart of the industry—in fact, the original asphalt seep at McKittrick and the site of the Author: Andrew Alden.


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Chase ; prepared in cooperation with the County of Marin and the City of Novato. Geology; by state; California geologic units; Geologic units in Marin county, California. Additional scientific data in this geographic area. Franciscan melange (Jurassic to Cretaceous) at surface, covers 39 % of this area.

Melange of fragmented and sheared Franciscan complex rocks. Franciscan Complex. This publication describes the evolution and distribution of geologic materials and structures in most of Marin and San Francisco Counties and surrounding areas, part of the San Francisco metropolitan area.

The publication includes a geologic map and a pamphlet which discusses the geologic history, stratigraphy, and geologic structures of the area, including parts of the San Andreas Fault system. 10 GEOLOGY This chapter provides an overview of geologic conditions in Novato.

The chapter begins with a discussion of State and local regulations relating to geologic hazards followed by an overview of local geologic conditions and seismic activity.

Geologic Map and Map Database of Western Sonoma, Northernmost Marin, and Southernmost Mendocino Counties, California The descriptive text (below) contains new ideas about the geologic structures in the area, including the active Hayward-Rodgers Creek- Healdsburg Fault system and other active faults in the area, as well as the geologic units.

Preliminary geologic map of western Sonoma County and northernmost Marin County, California Open-File Report By: M. Blake Jr.,(compiler), R.H.

Wright, and C.M. Wentworth. California Division of Mines and Geology. Bulletin Geology of the Point Reyes Peninsula, Marin County, California: CONTENTS. COVER. Front Cover: Aerial view of western Marin County and Point Reyes. ABSTRACT.

INTRODUCTION. Geologic Story Location and Extent of Area Field Investigation and Mapping Previous Geologic Work Acknowledgments. California Department of Conservation, Division of Mines and Geology, Open-File Report57 p. Rice, S.R.,Geology and geologic hazards of the Novato area, Marin County.

Lake Marin Mendocino Napa Solano Sonoma The University Library has gathered digital images of geologic and topographic maps for easy access by students and faculty engaged in environmental and natural science studies. The geographic area covered by this website includes the counties of Sonoma, Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Napa, and Solano.

These counties are part of the North Bay. Digital geologic map and map database of parts of Marin, San Francisco, Alameda, Contra Costa, and Sonoma Counties, California Abstract: This digital map database, compiled from previously published and unpublished data, and new mapping by the authors, represents the general distribution of bedrock and surficial deposits in the mapped area.

Introduction California’s geologic history is very complex, most of the state did not exist as a coherent piece of the earth’s crust until relatively recently in geologic terms.

Rock formations that are now adjacent often have very different histories. Some of the larger collisions were associated with major episodes of tectonic activity—intrusive and extrusive volcanic.

California is the most geologically diverse and the second most seismically active state in the USA. The California Geological Survey provides scientific products and services about the state's geology, seismology and mineral resources, including their related hazards, that affect the health, safety, and business interests of the people of California.

This digital map database, compiled from previously published and unpublished data, and new mapping by the authors, represents the general distribution of bedrock and surficial deposits in the mapped area. Together with the accompanying text file (,or ), it provides current information on the geologic structure and stratigraphy of the area covered.

Andesite and basalt flows (Miocene and Oligocene) at surface, covers. History of Marin County, California: hills hundred Indians James January John July June known land living located March Marin county miles mill missions months mountain Nicasio Novato November occupied officers once opened Pacific party passed Point portion present prisoners rancho received California: Including Its Geography, Geology.

Pages in category "Geography of Marin County, California" The following 9 pages are in this category, out of 9 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (learn more). All of the species illustrated on this plate are from locality (CAS), located 5 miles east of Point Reyes lighthouse, Marin County, California (table 4).

The specimens are deposited in the collection of type material of the Department of Geology, Academy of Sciences, and bear numbers —. Original data: History of Marin County, California: including its geography, geology, topography and climatography: together with a full and particular record of the Mexican grants, its early history and settlement, compiled from the most authentic sources, names of original Spanish and American pioneers: a full record of its organization, a complete political history, including a tabular.reservoir characterization and volumetrics of the permian white rim sandstone, black box dolomite, and black dragon member of the triassic moenkopi formation, for co2 storage and sequestration at woodside field, san rafael swell, utah—part ii by walter a.

harston. Publication type: Report: Publication Subtype: USGS Numbered Series: Title: Preliminary geologic map of Solano County and parts of Napa, Contra Costa, Marin, and Yolo counties, California.