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Photo Gallery of Alaska Geology Field Work Areas

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High above Russell Fiord on Mt. Stamy. Yakatat area Granite and hornfels sedimentary rock, southwestern Alaska Exfoliated granite torrs, west of the Tikchik Lakes, Alaska
High above Russell Fiord on Mt. Stamy. Yakatat area Granite and hornfels sedimentary rock, southwestern Alaska Exfoliated granite torrs, west of the Tikchik Lakes, Alaska
Trans-Alaska pipeline near north flank of the Brookes Range Deformed mudstone, Fox Island, Alaska Sampling volcanic pyroclastic deposits at Aniakchak caldera, Alaska
Trans-Alaska pipeline near north flank of the Brookes Range Deformed mudstone, Fox Island, Alaska Sampling volcanic pyroclastic deposits at Aniakchak caldera, Alaska
Pillow basalt, Resurrection Bay Trans-Alaska oil pipeline at the Denali fault crossing Ghost forest fromed by subsidence from the 1964 M9.2 earthquake. Lower bench is a forest that was drowned in an earthquake around 900 years ago
Pillow basalt, Resurrection Bay Trans-Alaska oil pipeline at the Denali fault crossing Ghost forest fromed by subsidence from the 1964 M9.2 earthquake. Lower bench is a forest that was drowned in an earthquake around 900 years ago
2002 Denali fault surface rupture, Slate Creek, Alaska Range Mapping along the Duke River fault, Yukon Territory
Klutlan Glacier, St. Elias Mountains 2002 Denali fault surface rupture, Slate Creek, Alaska Range Mapping along the Duke River fault, Yukon Territory
Fieldwork in Barry Arm, Prince William Sound. Barry Glacier in background A view from Mt. Muir towards Serpentine Glacier, Prince William Sound Sunset over the Chugach Mountains, Copper River delta
Fieldwork in Barry Arm, Prince William Sound. Barry Glacier in background A view from Mt. Muir towards Serpentine Glacier, Prince William Sound Sunset over the Chugach Mountains, Copper River delta
Hubbard Glacier, St. Elias Mountains and Disenchantment Bay, Yakatat region Hitchock Hills with the Malaspina Glacier in the background. Wrangell-St. Elias National Park Collecting gravity cores in Port Valdez
Hubbard Glacier, St. Elias Mountains and Disenchantment Bay, Yakatat region Hitchock Hills with the Malaspina Glacier in the background. Wrangell-St. Elias National Park Collecting gravity cores in Port Valdez
Deformed Cretaceous sedimentary rock, southwestern Alaska Turbidite sandstone/shale, Harriman Fiord, Prince William Sound Ruth Gorge and Mt. McKinley (Denali), Alaska Range, Denali National Park
Deformed Cretaceous sedimentary rock, southwestern Alaska Turbidite sandstone/shale, Harriman Fiord, Prince William Sound Ruth Gorge and Mt. McKinley (Denali), Alaska Range, Denali National Park
Granite exposed in the Shotgun Hills    
Granite exposed in the Shotgun Hills    

 

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