5. Stratigraphic and Geomorphic Evidence for Dozens of Last-Glacial Floods

  1. Roy M. Breckenridge,
  2. Bryan F. Atwater,
  3. Victor R. Baker,
  4. Alan J. Busacca,
  5. Richard L. Chambers,
  6. Robert R. Curry,
  7. Larry G. Hanson,
  8. Eugene P. Kever,
  9. Eric V. McDonald,
  10. Dale F. Stradling and
  11. Richard B. Waitt Jr.
  1. Richard B. Waitt and
  2. Brian F. Atwater

Published Online: 17 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/FT310p0037

Glacial Lake Missoula and the Channeled Scabland Missoula, Montana to Portland, Oregon, July 20-26, 1989

Glacial Lake Missoula and the Channeled Scabland Missoula, Montana to Portland, Oregon, July 20-26, 1989

How to Cite

Breckenridge, R. M., Atwater, B. F., Baker, V. R., Busacca, A. J., Chambers, R. L., Curry, R. R., Hanson, L. G., Kever, E. P., McDonald, E. V., Stradling, D. F. and Waitt, R. B. (1989) Stratigraphic and Geomorphic Evidence for Dozens of Last-Glacial Floods, in Glacial Lake Missoula and the Channeled Scabland Missoula, Montana to Portland, Oregon, July 20-26, 1989, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/FT310p0037

Author Information

  1. U.S. Geological Survey

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875906195

Online ISBN: 9781118666937

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Keywords:

  • Columbia Valley, Chelan and ice dam;
  • Dozens, floods and last-glacial floods;
  • Grand Coulee Dam and Giant Boulder;
  • Lower Yakima Valley and Malaga dunes;
  • Pangborn airfield and Paynes Gulch;
  • Quincy Basin and Moses Coulee;
  • Rock Island bar and Steamboat Rock;
  • Southern Washington field sites

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Age and Number of Floods

  • Hydrology of Lake Missoula and Its Ice Dam

  • Discussion of Field Evidence

  • Description of Trip Route and Stops

  • Columbia Valley Below Chelan

  • Southern Washington Field Sites