Figure 1: Southern Monterey Bay is the shoreline south of Moss Landing and north of the granodiorite (Kg) of the Monterey Peninsula. The 130 m isobath is the approximate location of the shoreline 18,000 years ago. The long term coastal retreat rate is 14,000 m / 18,000 years, or 0.8 m/yr. Qd is Quaternary dune deposits. M is Marina, CA. S is a sand mine.
Image 18223 is a 1139 by 1339 pixel JPEG Uploaded:
Last Modified: 2010-01-06 12:07:27 Permanent URL: http://serc.carleton.edu/download/images/18223/location_southern_monterey_bay.jpg
Provenance Created by the author of the page containing
Reuse This item is offered under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike license http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ You may reuse this item for non-commercial purposes as long as you provide attribution and offer any derivative works under a similar license.