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Tectono-stratigraphic framework of Neoproterozoic to Cambrian strata, west-central U.S.: Protracted rifting, glaciation, and evolution of the North American Cordilleran margin

Yonkee, W A; Dehler, Carol M.; Link, Paul K.; Balgord, E A; Keeley, Joshua A.; Hayes, D.S.; Wells, M.L.; Fanning, Christopher; Johnston, S.M.


Stratigraphic, geochronologic, and geochemical patterns of Neoproterozoic to Cambrian sedimentary and volcanic rocks in Utah, Nevada, and SE Idaho record a dynamically evolving landscape along the North American Cordillera margin, which included: (1) initial development of intracratonic basins with deposition of siliciclastic strata of the Uinta Mountain Group from ~. 770 to 740. Ma; (2) early rifting and volcanism along a N-S (present day geographic coordinates) basin system with deposition of...[Show more]

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Date published: 2014
Type: Journal article
Source: Earth-Science Reviews
DOI: 10.1016/j.earscirev.2014.05.004


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