19. Paleontology, Clast Ages, and Paleomagnetism of Upper Paleocene and Eocene Gravel and Limestone Deposits, Colorado Plateau and Transition Zone, Northern and Central Arizona

  1. Donald P. Elston,
  2. George H. Billingsley and
  3. Richard A. Young
  1. Donald P. Elston1,
  2. Richard A. Young2,
  3. Edwin H. Mckee3 and
  4. Michael L. Dennis1

Published Online: 22 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/FT115p0155

Geology of Grand Canyon, Northern Arizona (With Colorado River Guides): Lee Ferry to Pierce Ferry, Arizona

Geology of Grand Canyon, Northern Arizona (With Colorado River Guides): Lee Ferry to Pierce Ferry, Arizona

How to Cite

Elston, D. P., Young, R. A., Mckee, E. H. and Dennis, M. L. (1989) Paleontology, Clast Ages, and Paleomagnetism of Upper Paleocene and Eocene Gravel and Limestone Deposits, Colorado Plateau and Transition Zone, Northern and Central Arizona, in Geology of Grand Canyon, Northern Arizona (With Colorado River Guides): Lee Ferry to Pierce Ferry, Arizona (eds D. P. Elston, G. H. Billingsley and R. A. Young), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/FT115p0155

Author Information

  1. 1

    U.S. Geological Survey, Flagstaff, Arizona

  2. 2

    Department of Geological Sciences, State University College Of Arts and Science, Geneseo, New York

  3. 3

    U.S. Geological Survey, 345 Middlefield Road, Menlo Park, California

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875906423

Online ISBN: 9781118667057

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Keywords:

  • Extent and distribution of gravels;
  • Paleomagnetic;
  • Paleontology;
  • Polarity time scale;
  • Stratigraphy and age

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Statement of Problem

  • Extent and Distribution of Gravels

  • Stratigraphy and Age

  • Paleomagnetic Studies

  • Correlation with Polarity Time Scale