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Yosemite Valley geologic story

http://geomaps.wr.usgs.gov/parks/yos/topobk.html

Site describes the present understanding of the various geologic processes that contributed to the valley's creation. Links to Yosemite Valley's geologic maps.

by [Western] Geology and Geophysics Science Center (Cooperator); National Park Service (Cooperator); and Huber, N. King
Related topics:
Erosion, Geologic structure, Geomorphology, Igneous rocks, Topography, Valleys
Quadrangles
Yosemite Valley,
States or counties
California

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