New Release – AZGS Guides to Northern Arizona Geology

The Arizona Geological Survey has just released an electronic version of a classical work for free download: “Geology of Northern Arizona – with notes on archaeology and paleoclimatehttp://repository.azgs.az.gov/uri_gin/azgs/dlio/1647

This is a two-volume set originally published in 1974, contains about 800 pages. Here are the contents:

Volume 1
Geology of northern Arizona with notes on archaeology and paleoclimate, pt. 1, Regional studies p. 1-407

PRECAMBRIAN GEOLOGY

A preliminary report on the older Precambrian rocks in the upper Granite Gorge of the Grand Canyon

Preliminary report on the Unkar Group (Precambrian) in Grand Canyon, Arizona

The late Precambrian Chuar Group of the eastern Grand Canyon

Upper Precambrian igneous rocks of the Grand Canyon, Arizona

Rb-Sr age of the Cardenas Lavas, Grand Canyon, Arizona

Precambrian polar wandering from Unkar Group and Nankoweap Formation, eastern Grand Canyon, Arizona

PALEOZOIC GEOLOGY

Paleozoic rocks of Grand Canyon

The Toroweap Formation: A new look

MESOZOIC GEOLOGY

Mesozoic stratigraphy of northeastern Arizona

Mesozoic vertebrates of northern Arizona

CENOZOIC GEOLOGY, PALEOCLIMATE, AND ARCHAEOLOGY

K-Ar chronology for the San Francisco volcanic field and rate of erosion of the Little Colorado River

Cenozoic volcanism and tectonism of the southern Colorado Plateau
Southwest paleoclimate and continental correlations

A resume of the archaeology of northern Arizona

STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY

Synopsis of the Laramide and post-Laramide structural geology of the eastern Grand Canyon, Arizona

Structural evolution of northwest Arizona and its relation to adjacent Basin and Range province structures

The Bright Angel and Mesa Butte fault systems of northern Arizona

ECONOMIC GEOLOGY

Review of the development of oil and gas resources of northern Arizona

Volume 2:
Geology of northern Arizona with notes on archaeology and paleoclimate, pt. 2 Area studies and field guides

GRAND CANYON

River guide of Colorado River–Lee’s Ferry to Phantom Ranch

Kaibab trail guide to the southern part of Grand Canyon, northern Arizona

NORTH-CENTRAL ARIZONA

Geologic resume and field guide, north-central Arizona

Interference and gravity tectonics in the Gray Mountain area, Arizona

Geology of Shadow Mountain, Arizona

SAN FRANCISCO VOLCANIC FIELD

Geo1ogy of the eastern and northern parts of the San Francisco volcanic field, Arizona

Field guide to the geology of the San Francisco volcanic field, Arizona

Geology of the Elden Mountain area, Arizona

Xenoliths of the San Francisco volcanic field, northern Arizona

SAN FRANCISCO MOUNTAIN

The volcanic history of the San Francisco Mountain, northern Arizona

Glacial and pre-glacial deposits in the San Francisco Mountain area, northern Arizona

Field guide to the geology of the San Francisco Mountain, northern Arizona

Phreatomagmatic deposits of the Sugarloaf tephra, San Francisco Mountain, northern Arizona

Preliminary geochemical study of the lava flows of Humphrey’s Peak, San Francisco Mountain, northern Arizona

VERDE VALLEY–HACKBERRY MOUNTAIN AREA

Miocene-Pliocene volcanism in the Hackberry Mountain area and evolution of the Verde Valley, north-central Arizona

Paleontology, biostratigraphy, and paleoecology of the Verde Formation of Late Cenozoic age, north-central Arizona

Field guide for southeast Verde Valley–northern Hackberry Mountain area, north-central Arizona,

HOPI BUTTES–NAVAJO BUTTES AREA

The geology of Hopi Buttes, Arizona

The Buell Park kimberlite pipe, northeastern Arizona

Field guide for Hopi Buttes and Navajo Buttes area, Arizona
BLACK MESA AREA

Field guide for the Black Mesa–Little Colorado River area, northeastern Arizona

Ground water in the Navajo Sandstone in the Black Mesa area, Arizona

Paleoenvironmental and cultural changes in the Black Mesa region, northeastern Arizona

JEROME AREA

Economic geology and field guide for the Jerome district

Other new releases:

GEOLOGIC HAZARDS IN ARIZONA
AZGS FIELD GUIDES TO ARIZONA GEOLOGY

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