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GEOLOGIC MAP NORTHWESTERN SEATTLE, WA

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Product Number: 206267
Series: SIM-2903
Scale: 1:12,000
Alternate ID: SIM2903
Authors: DEREK B BOOTH
Version Date: 01/01/2006
Regions: WA
Countries: USA
Media: Paper
Additional Details
Description: This map is the first of four new geologic maps covering the city of Seattle that are based on field exposures and an extensive database of subsurface geologic explorations. The landforms and near-surface deposits here record a relatively brief, recent period in the geologic history of the region that was dominated by the last advance of the continental ice sheet that covered the region about 17,000 years ago. Beneath the deposits of this ice sheet is a complex succession of older sediments that extends far below sea level across most of the map area. These older sediments are now exposed where modern erosion and landslides have sliced through the edge of the upland, most notably in coastal bluffs along Puget Sound.
Height In Inches: 50.000
Boundary Type: Political Unit
Two Sided: No
Pieces: 1
Languages: English
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