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Geology and coal resources of North Park, Colorado

A. L. Beekly

Geology and coal resources of North Park, Colorado

by A. L. Beekly

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Published by Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology -- Colorado -- Jackson County.,
  • Coal -- Geology -- Colorado -- Jackson County.,
  • Rocks, Sedimentary -- Colorado -- Jackson County.,
  • Formations (Geology) -- Colorado -- Jackson County.,
  • Stratigraphic correlation -- Colorado -- Jackson County.,
  • Coal mines and mining -- Colorado -- Jackson County.,
  • Paleontology -- Colorado -- Jackson County.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A. L. Beekly.
    SeriesGeological Survey bulletin -- 596
    The Physical Object
    Pagination121 p., [7] leaves of plates (some folded) :
    Number of Pages121
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23018753M

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Geology and coal resources of North Park, Colorado by A. L. Beekly Download PDF EPUB FB2

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Beekly, A. Geology and coal resources of North Park, Colorado. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Coal extraction has a long and storied history in Colorado. The estimated value of Colorado coal production in was $ million. Although coal production slightly increased inthe overall decreasing trend in coal production is due primarily to the nationwide increased use of natural gas and renewable energy.

The state fell from the [ ]. Description. This report is an update of SP published in and contains information on coal production, coal mining and coal quality, plus updated Colorado book on the geological setting of each Geology and coal resources of North Park the active coal fields in the state.

The purpose is to provide an accurate, up-to-date summary of the coal business in Colorado. SPD. From the Introduction. CONTRIBUTIONS TO ECONOMIC GEOLOGY COAL RESOURCES OF COLORADO By E. LANDIS ABSTRACT Previous estimates of the coal reserves of Colorado were made on a regional basis and included large tonnages of coal which are too deeply buried to be considered minable.

They also included reserve estimates for areas in whichCited by: 5. Hancock, E. Geology and Coal Resources of the Axial and Monument Butte Quadrangles of Moffat County, Colorado. Washington: Government Printing Office. REFERENCES.

Some photographs included in this collection were published in the following U.S. Geological Survey publications.

This list is provided to assist users in finding additional Geological Survey information on mining in Colorado and Utah. B / Nelson, W. H., / GEOLOGY AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF THE NORTH ABSAROKA WILDERNESS AND VICINITY, PARK COUNTY, WYOMING,pb, pages, 2 plates (in pocket), 22 figs., 6 tables, $ 24 B A / Anonymous / PRINCIPLES OF THE MINERAL RESOURCES CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM OF THE USBM AND THE USGS,pb, 5 pages,1 figure, $ 1.

Book: summary of coal resources in Colorado. summary of coal resources in Colorado. Full Record; Other Related Research. MS Book and Mineral Company Geology and Mining History of Colorado I - Federal Publications J.

/ GEOLOGY AND COAL RESOURCES OF THE MEEKER QUADRANGLE, MOFFAT AND RIO BLANCO COUNTIES, COLORADO,pb, pages -12 plates (1 in pocket), 2 figs., $ 8 B / Hail, W. J., Jr. / GEOLOGY OF NORTHWESTERN NORTH PARK, COLORADO, Mesaverde Formation (north Wyoming) - Light-colored massive to thin-bedded sandstone, gray sandy shale, and coal beds.

In Jackson Hole locally contains gold-bearing quartzite conglomerate. North of North Fork Powder River east of the Bighorn Mountains.

In the Colorado stretch of the Book Cliffs, abandoned coal mines are present, as significant coal resources were present in the region. These mines are now generally capped for safety, but several fatalities of recreational hikers have occurred at these mines since (due to lack of oxygen/CO 2.

The Colorado Plateau, also known as the Colorado Plateau Province, is a physiographic and desert region of the Intermontane Plateaus, roughly centered on the Four Corners region of the southwestern United province covers an area ofkm 2 (, mi 2) within western Colorado, northwestern New Mexico, southern and eastern Utah, northern Arizona, and a tiny fraction in the.

Arches National Park is located on the Colorado River 6 km north of Moab, Utah. It is known for containing over natural sandstone arches, including the famous Delicate Arch, in addition to a variety of unique geological resources and formations.

( views) Common Minerals and Rocks by William O. Crosby - D.C. Heath & Co, Bibliography of Colorado Geology and Mining up to Digital PDF download. BD Excerpted from the introduction: The geological literature of Colorado is very extensive and has appeared in a very large number of publications.

No single library in the United States, much less any library in Colorado, contains copies of all the papers, reports, maps. 6 THE BOOK CLIFFS COAL FIELD. been the only available systematic geologic reports of the region.

The presence of coal in the Book Cliffs has long been known. The deposits are mentioned by R. Hills0 in his report on the coal fields of Colorado, and by L. Storrs 6 Cited by: 4. Coal mining began in Colorado in the early 's.

Since then, the mines located by the authors have produced a total ofshort tons of coal to January 1, This activity has depleted the reserve base of Colorado by 1, short tons. Most of the coal produced to date has.

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Quartzite a nonfoliated metamorphic rock composed almost entirely of quartz. Charoitite - a purple metamorphic rock dominated by the mineral charoite. It is used as a gem. Hand Lens A power folding magnifier in a metal case. A frequently used lab and field tool. Sliding Rocks on Racetrack Playa How they slide across a dry lake bed is a mystery.

Fossils are non-renewable and often fragile resources which, with the exception of microfossils and those that make up minerals, such as coal, are relatively rare and have significant scientific, educational and recreational values. Fossils in the National Parks are a part of America's heritage.

Tour of Park Geology - Colorado Plateau (Y,M,O,T). The Raton Basin is a geologic structural basin in southern Colorado and northern New takes its name from Raton Pass and the town of Raton, New extent, the basin is approximately 50 miles (80 km) east-west, and 90 miles ( km) north-south, in Huerfano and Las Animas Counties, Colorado, and Colfax County, New Mexico.

The basin has long been a source of coal, and more.Colorado Environmental Geology 9: Ground subsidence and land-use considerations over coal mines in the Boulder – Weld coal field, Colorado. 6 large folded plates in an envelope.

I believe this is the complete report, but I cannot find a good citation to verify that. (Very Good.Year Published: Assessment of undiscovered oil and gas resources in Tertiary strata of the Gulf Coast, Using a geology-based assessment methodology, the U.S.

Geological Survey estimated a mean of trillion cubic feet of undiscovered natural gas, a mean of million barrels of undiscovered oil, and a mean of billion barrels of undiscovered natural gas liquids in onshore.