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Sketch of the geology of British Columbia

George Mercer Dawson

Sketch of the geology of British Columbia

by George Mercer Dawson

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Published by Trübner in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology -- British Columbia,
  • Geology, Stratigraphic

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesGeology of British Columbia
    Statementby George M. Dawson.
    ContributionsTyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957 (association)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination19 p. :
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20258395M

    Department of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences. Faculty of Science. – Main Mall. Field trip Guidebook, Aug. Geology and paleontology of the Carboniferous and Permian of the exotic terranes of southwestern British Columbia Book · May with Reads How we measure.

    Geology is the study of planet Earth, its origin and evolution, its fundamental structure, the properties of minerals, rocks, and fluids of which it is composed, and the evolution of its biosphere. Studying geology at UBC's Vancouver campus is an opportunity to live and work in a beautiful natural geological laboratory, literally at your doorstep. All you need to know about UBC's undergraduate programs, admissions requirements, application process, tuition, and campus life.

    British Columbia Department of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources Publications B 21 / Anonymous / NOTES ON PLACER MINING IN BRITISH COLUMBIA, Victoria, , pb, 42 pages, - 2 -, $ 40 B 28 / Holland, S. S. / PLACER GOLD PRODUCTION OF BRITISH COLUMBIA, Victoria, , pb, 89 pages, 3 plates in pocket, - 2 -, $ This section provides a brief timeline of the geologic history of the main events that have shaped the south Okanagan as we can see it today. For more detail please see Cannings () for a clearly written narrative description and Roed and Fulton () for detailed descriptions, diagrams and maps.


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