Eastern Mojave Vegetation Simplified geologic cross section through Golden and vicinity  


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  Colorado, Jefferson County, Golden
Patterned after cross sections found in Weimer (2001) and an anonymous web page titled, Geologic Overview of Jefferson County, Colorado (http://inside.mines.edu/fs_home/tboyd/Coal/geology/overview.html).

Geologic units:

  • Tv1, Tv2, Tv3 -- Tertiary volcanic flows,
  • Kdv -- Denver Formation.
  • Ka -- Arapahoe Formation
  • Kl -- Laramie Formation
  • Kp -- Pierre shale.
  • Pf -- Fountain Formation.
  • pC, peg -- Precambrian and associated pegmatites.

Location records that use this photograph:

    Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado

Article records that use this photograph:

  • Checklist Flora of Native and Naturalized Vascular Plants of Golden and Vicinity, Jefferson County, Colorado: x-section.

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