Geologic History of the Southeastern United States and Its Effects on Soils of the Region

M.J. Guccione, D.L. Zachary , Southern Association of Agricultural Experiment Station, Oklahoma State University

This article is part of a larger report describing the water and chemical transport in soils of the Southeastern USA. This site describes the geologic history of the southeastern United States as a framework to explain the distribution of rock and sediment in the region and the evolution of the landscape, and provides a useful overview of the geology and geologic history of the region.

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Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Structural Geology:Regional Structural/Tectonic Activity, Geoscience:Geology:Tectonics
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Maps, Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work
Topics: Earth surface, Solid Earth:Structural Geology:Regional Structural/Tectonic Activity, Time/Earth History
Theme: Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:Plate Tectonics, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Structural Geology