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Book Cliffs coal field in Garfield and Mesa counties, Colorado

C. E. Erdmann

Book Cliffs coal field in Garfield and Mesa counties, Colorado

by C. E. Erdmann

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Published by U.S. Govt. print. off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Colorado.
    • Subjects:
    • Coal mines and mining -- Colorado.,
    • Geology -- Colorado.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Charles E. Erdmann.
      SeriesU.S. Geological survey. Bulletin 851
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE75 .B9 no. 851
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 150 p.
      Number of Pages150
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL253392M
      LC Control Numbergs 35000084
      OCLC/WorldCa1982120

        2. Approve a Memorandum of Understanding between Mesa County, Colorado and the United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM), granting Mesa County Cooperating Agency status for development of the environmental impact statement (EIS) for the Book Cliffs Coal Lease-By-Application and authorize the Chair to sign. Steed, R. R., , Geology of Circle Cliffs anticline [Utah], in Geology of portions of the high plateaus and adjacent canyon lands, central and south-central Utah: Intermountain Assoc, Petroleum Geologists Guidebook 5th Ann. Field Conf., , p.

        Deposits of coal, copper, radium, vanadium, and uranium were discovered and mined for decades in the region. In commercial coal mining began and numerous coal mines were in operation in the Book Cliffs. One of the most notable coal mining groups was in Cameo. In radium mining began in the Gateway area and continued for about a decade.   The proposed Book Cliff mine straddles Mesa and Garfield counties, about 25 miles northwest of Grand Junction and about 15 miles north of the mountain-biking mecca of .

      The Book Cliffs are a series of desert mountains and cliffs in western Colorado and eastern Utah, in the western United States. They are so named because the cliffs of Cretaceous sandstone that cap many of the south-facing buttes appear similar to a shelf of books. THE BOOK CLIFFS COAL FIELD IN EMERY AND GRAND COUNTIES, UTAH By D. JEROME FISHER ABSTRACT The part of the Book Cliffs coal field here described lies between Sunnyside, Utah, and the Utah-Colorado line and embraces a long belt of country in Grand and Emery Counties and a small area in Carbon County, in the east-central part.


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Erdmann, C.E.,The Book Cliffs coal field in Garfield and Mesa Counties, Colorado: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin,p. Summary: Named as middle formation of Upper Cretaceous Mesaverde group in main part, Book Cliffs coal field, Garfield and Mesa Cos, CO, Piceance basin. 6 THE BOOK CLIFFS COAL FIELD.

been the only available systematic geologic reports of the region. The presence of coal in the Book Cliffs has long been known. The deposits are mentioned by R.

Hills0 in his report on the coal fields of Colorado, and by L. Storrs 6 in his paper on the Rocky Mountain coal fields. Erdmann, C.E.,The Book Cliffs coal field in Garfield and Mesa Counties, Colorado: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin,p. Summary: Name has been applied at many localities in Rocky Mountain region to rocks not necessarily equivalent to Mesaverde group of southwest CO.

@article{osti_, title = {Cretaceous and tertiary formations of the Book Cliffs, Carbon, Emery, and Grand Counties, Utah, and Garfield and Mesa Counties, Colorado.

Geological Survey professional paper }, author = {Fisher, D.J. and Erdmann, C.E. and Reeside, J.B. Jr.}, abstractNote = {The Book Cliffs form a sinuous southward-facing escarpment that extends in a general eastward.

A company is proposing to lease o acres for coal mining near the border of Garfield and Mesa Counties, and a public comment period goes until Ma CAM-Colorado, LLC applied to.

Mesaverde Formation: Usage of Geologic Unit Name: Mesaverde Group (AZ*,CO*,ID*,NM*,UT*,WY*) Mesaverde Formation (AZ*,CO*,ID*,MT*,NM*,UT*,WY*) Cliffhouse Sandstone of the Mesaverde Formation forms the caprock of the plateau at Mesa Verde National Park. Just eight miles northeast of Grand Junction, the Little Book Cliffs Wild Horse Area encompasses more t acres of rugged canyons and plateaus.

This is a great place to hike, especially in the spring and fall when the weather is mild and the horses are readily seen. Getting to the Little Book Cliffs. Join the locals hiking into Coal Canyon.

means it’s official. Federal government websites often end Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you’re on a federal government site. Book Cliffs and Mt. Garfield (on right, approximate altitude 6,') in Mesa County, Colorado.

The Book Cliffs are a series of desert mountains and cliffs in western Colorado and eastern Utah, in the western United States. They are so named because the cliffs of Cretaceous sandstone that cap many of the south-facing buttes appear similar to a.

Similar Items. The Book Cliffs coal field in Garfield and Mesa counties, Colorado / by: Erdmann, C.Published: () Reconnaissance of the Book cliffs coal field between Grand river, Colorado and Sunnyside, Utah / by: Richardson, G.Published: ().

* show accepted USGS usage. Note that data on this page contains information that has been partly revised from bibliographic resources available via the National Geologic Map Database GEOLEX.

The Book Cliffs Coal Field in Emery and Grand Counties, Utah: USGS Bulletin by Fisher, D. Jerome; Erdmann, Charles E.; Reeside, John B., Jr. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Field Trip Reports REPORT #1.

REPORT #2. The Book Cliffs north of Grand Junction, Colorado. A nodule where a pocket of barite and calcite crystals may have been found, in the Book Cliffs area.

Digging into the pocket of a nodule in the Book Cliffs area, working hard trying not to damage any crystals. Some very nice crystals were found in this. The Spring Canyon sandstones in the Book Cliffs above the town of Helper, Utah. There are several sedimentary cycles visible in the cliffs (perhaps up to seven or eight) Book Cliffs and Mt.

Garfield (on right, approximate altitude 6,') in Mesa County, Colorado The Book Cliffs, Helper, Utah. The Book Cliffs are a series of desert mountains and cliffs in western Colorado and eastern Utah, in.Erdmann C.

E. THE BOOK CLIFFS COAL FIELD IN GARFIELD AND MESA COUNTIES, COLORADO USGS Bull. # wps with notation, crease, corner tear else content with light wear, vg, pp., 21 plts, 7 figs incl.

folding maps. Price: $ (stock#USGSBr).The Book Cliffs coal field in Garfield and Mesa counties, Colorado / by: Erdmann, C. E.Published: () Geologic map of the Alamosa 30' X 60' minute quadrangle, south-central Colorado / Published: ().