Geology Fieldnotes: Mojave National Preserve, California
http://www.nature.nps.gov/grd/parks/moja/index.htm


This Mojave National Preserve site contains park geology information, park maps, photographs, and visitor information. The park geology section discusses the Preserve's Soda Lake, Mitchell Caverns, Kelso Dunes National Landmark, Granite Mountains, Hole-in-the-Wall, and the Cinder Cones National Natural Landmark, and contains a link to a geologic time scale of events in East Mojave. The park maps section includes the following maps: Mojave Desert Drainage System: Pluvial Lakes and Playas; Pediments in Part of Mojave National Park; Geologic Map Showing Distribution of Cinder Cones and Ages and Extent of Lava Flows; and a location map showing Cretaceous batholiths and major faults that cut the granite.

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Subject: Geoscience:Geology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work
Grade Level: General Public
Focus on the Cretaceous: Paleogeography, Places-Cretaceous Geology
Topics: Earth surface, Time/Earth History