Active Convergent Tectonics in Northwestern California

  1. K. R. Aalto,
  2. G. D. Harper,
  3. G. A. Carver,
  4. S. M. Cashman,
  5. W. C. Miller III and
  6. H. M. Kelsey
  1. Gary Carver and
  2. Raymond Bud Burke

Published Online: 17 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/FT308p0064

Geologic Evolution of the Northernmost Coast Ranges and Western Klamath Mountains, California: Galice, Oregon to Eureka, California July 20-28, 1989

Geologic Evolution of the Northernmost Coast Ranges and Western Klamath Mountains, California: Galice, Oregon to Eureka, California July 20-28, 1989

How to Cite

Aalto, K. R., Harper, G. D., Carver, G. A., Cashman, S. M., Miller, W. C. and Kelsey, H. M. (1989) Active Convergent Tectonics in Northwestern California, in Geologic Evolution of the Northernmost Coast Ranges and Western Klamath Mountains, California: Galice, Oregon to Eureka, California July 20-28, 1989, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/FT308p0064

Author Information

  1. Department of Geology, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA 95521

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875905778

Online ISBN: 9781118670057

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Keywords:

  • Active convergent tectonics;
  • Agate and clam beach;
  • Centerville beach and deformation rates;
  • Fickle Hill anticline and fault;
  • Forearc basin-sedimentary tectonics;
  • Mad River and McKinleyville faults;
  • McKinleyville Airport area;
  • Table Bluff anticline

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Forearc Basin-Sedimentary Tectonics

  • Deformation Rates

  • Field Trip Stops