On the Trail of the Ice Age Floods

Filename: on-the-trail-of-the-ice-age-floods.pdf
ISBN: 1879628279
Release Date: 2006
Number of pages: 307
Author: Bruce N. Bjornstad
Publisher:

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Washington s Channeled Scablands Guide

Filename: washington-s-channeled-scablands-guide.pdf
ISBN: 9781594854842
Release Date: 2012-02-21
Number of pages: 224
Author: John Soennichsen
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books

Download and read online Washington s Channeled Scablands Guide in PDF and EPUB CLICK HERE to download the intro and section on exploring "Lower Crab Creek" from Washington Channeled Scablands Explore Washington's canyons of Ice Age wonders -- great trails, stunning scenery, and amazing history * Comprehensive guide to a fascinating region rich with history and recreational access to camping, hiking, fishing, and more * The Ice Age Floods National Geologic Trail was designated by the National Park Service in 2009. Once completed, the Trail will connect interpretive facilities, signage, and other tourism activities * Features regional maps and photos Often overlooked by those cruising on the highway to Spokane or the Tri-Cities area, more than 2,000 square miles of terrain in eastern Washington are home to a striking collection of sharp-edged coulees slicing through a crust of basalt. In this stunning landscape, deep lakes fill the depths of dramatic gorges flanked by steep walls of towering rock columns, labyrinthine channels, and wide tracts of scabby rock that give the region its name -- geologically, no other region in the world contains features like those found in the Channeled Scablands. Where-to guidebook and travel narrative come together in the Washington's Channeled Scablands Guide to offer a comprehensive and intimately knowledgeable tour of this one-of-a-kind region. Local writer and historian John Soennichsen is your guide to fascinating lore; snapshots of the unique towns connected by this singular landscape; descriptions of the unique geology; advice on how to explore whether by auto, horseback, canoe, bike, or on foot; and essential info like where to fuel up and stop for dinner. Take the family to scenic camping and fishing in Coffeepot Lake, and read out loud the legend of Old West outlaw Harry Tracey as you cruise along on a "Back Roads Auto Tour." Lace up your boots for a cross-country hike in the Juniper Dunes Wilderness Area or up Badger Mountain Trail. Explore the unearthly crater-like formations in the Telford-Crab Creek Tract, or set up with your camera for a stunning sunrise over Palouse Falls. Whether you're a boater looking for new waterways to explore, a naturalist interested in unique ecosystems, or just a curious traveler -- if you're seeking adventure and intrigue just a little off the beaten path, you'll find the keys to a whole new world of exploration with Washington's Channeled Scablands Guide.


Floods Faults and Fire

Filename: floods-faults-and-fire.pdf
ISBN: 9780813700090
Release Date: 2007-01-01
Number of pages: 255
Author: Peter L. Stelling
Publisher: Geological Society of America

Download and read online Floods Faults and Fire in PDF and EPUB The ten geological field guides presented in this volume explore key areas of the geologist's paradise that is Washington State and British Columbia. These trips investigate a wide variety of geological and geographical terrains, from the dry steppe of the channeled scablands and Columbia River basalt group to the east, across the glaciated and forested Cascade arc and Coast Mountains, to the geologically complex islands in the west. This guidebook may be unique in that four of the trips utilize boats to reach remote field areas and are therefore rarely visited by geologists.


Glacial Lake Missoula

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ISBN: 0878424156
Release Date: 2001
Number of pages: 199
Author: David D. Alt
Publisher: Mountain Press Publishing

Download and read online Glacial Lake Missoula in PDF and EPUB The story of colossal Ice Age floods that reshaped the Northwest and fostered new geologic thought.When geologist J Harlan Bretz walked the dry scabland channels of eastern Washington in the 1920s, he realized he was viewing a landscape sculpted by wate


Bretz s Flood

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ISBN: UOM:39015080835310
Release Date: 2008
Number of pages: 289
Author: John Robert Soennichsen
Publisher:

Download and read online Bretz s Flood in PDF and EPUB Channeled Scablands, between Idaho and the Cascades, is a unique landscape of basalt cliffs, dry waterfalls, canyons, and coulees. Legendary geologist J Harlen Bretz was the first to explore the area, starting in the 1920s. This dramatic book tells the story of this scientific maverick — how he came to study the region, his radical theory that a flood of biblical proportions created it, and how a campaign by the mainstream geologic community tried to derail him for pursuing an idea that satellite photos would confirm decades later.


Terra Tempo Ice Age Cataclysm

Filename: terra-tempo-ice-age-cataclysm.pdf
ISBN: 0984442219
Release Date: 2010-10-01
Number of pages: 143
Author: David Shapiro
Publisher: Craigmore Creations

Download and read online Terra Tempo Ice Age Cataclysm in PDF and EPUB Jenna, Caleb, and Ari discover a time map and journey back 15,000 years to witness the great Missoula Floods of the Ice Ages.


Cataclysms on the Columbia

Filename: cataclysms-on-the-columbia.pdf
ISBN: 9781932010312
Release Date: 2009
Number of pages: 204
Author: John Eliot Allen
Publisher: Ooligan Press

Download and read online Cataclysms on the Columbia in PDF and EPUB "Cataclysms on the Columbia" chronicles the geological research that led to the discovery of powerful prehistoric floods that shaped the Pacific Northwest.


National Parks

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ISBN:
Release Date: 2009
Number of pages: 56
Author:
Publisher:

Download and read online National Parks in PDF and EPUB The flagship publication of the National Parks Conservation Association, National Parks Magazine (circ. 340,000) fosters an appreciation of the natural and historic treasures found in the national parks, educates readers about the need to preserve those resources, and illustrates how member contributions drive our organization's park-protection efforts. National Parks Magazine uses images and language to convey our country's history and natural landscapes from Acadia to Zion, from Denali to the Everglades, and the 387 other park units in between.


Ice Age Floods National Geologic Trail Designation Act

Filename: ice-age-floods-national-geologic-trail-designation-act.pdf
ISBN: PURD:32754075468920
Release Date: 2007
Number of pages: 7
Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
Publisher:

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Exploring the Geology of the Inland Northwest

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ISBN: 9780813700410
Release Date: 2016-05-05
Number of pages:
Author: Reed S. Lewis
Publisher: Geological Society of America

Download and read online Exploring the Geology of the Inland Northwest in PDF and EPUB "This volume is composed of guides to the lavas of the Columbia River basalts, megaflood landscapes of the Channeled Scablands, Mesozoic accreted terranes, metamorphic Precambrian Belt and pre-Belt rocks, and other features of this tectonically active region"--


Grant s Getaways

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ISBN: 9780882409474
Release Date: 2013-04-02
Number of pages: 240
Author: Grant McOmie
Publisher: Graphic Arts Books

Download and read online Grant s Getaways in PDF and EPUB Emmy Award–winning journalist and fifth-generation Oregon native Grant McOmie provides travelers with an in depth guide to 101 of the best Oregon destinations featured in his popular television series Grant’s Getaways, produced by KGW-TV and Travel Oregon. Come along with Grant McOmie as he explores family-friendly destinations and day trips across the width and breadth of Oregon. From kayaking in Netarts Bay, riding a jet boat on the Rogue River, and fishing for Deschutes River steelhead to exploring Lava River Cave in the Newberry Volcanic National Monument, digging for fossils in the John Day Basin, and riding mountain bikes at Black Rock, 101 Grant’s Getaways has an outdoor adventure for everyone. The book is organized by the month in which the television segment was filmed, and features 75 photographs from Grant’s outdoor adventures. Also included are travel tips such as “What to Know if You Go” and “Best Time of the Year” as well as access information.



Ice Age Floods National Geologic Route Designation Act of 2006

Filename: ice-age-floods-national-geologic-route-designation-act-of-2006.pdf
ISBN: PURD:32754076778004
Release Date: 2006
Number of pages: 5
Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Resources
Publisher:

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Ice Age Floods National Geologic Trail Land Adjacent to Walnut Canyon National Monument Amend the National Trails System Act and Including in the NPS Certain Sites in Williamson County TN

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ISBN: OCLC:654672305
Release Date: 2005
Number of pages: 39
Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Subcommittee on National Parks
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Congressional Record Volume 151 Part 19 November 8 2005 to November 16 2005 Pages 25297 to 26552

Filename: congressional-record-volume-151-part-19-november-8-2005-to-november-16-2005-pages-25297-to-26552.pdf
ISBN: 0160848741
Release Date: 2010-01
Number of pages: 1261
Author: U S Government Printing Office
Publisher: Government Printing Office

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