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Geology of Simpsons Gap National Park

G. A. Wakelin-King

Geology of Simpsons Gap National Park

by G. A. Wakelin-King

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Published by Govt. Printer of the Northern Territory in Darwin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia,
  • Simpsons Gap National Park.,
  • Northern Territory
    • Subjects:
    • Geology -- Australia -- Simpsons Gap National Park.,
    • Geology -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Maps.,
    • Geology, Stratigraphic.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesSimpsons Gap National Park.
      StatementG.A. Wakelin-King.
      SeriesReport,, 6, Report (Northern Territory Geological Survey) ;, 6.
      ContributionsNorthern Territory Geological Survey.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMLCM 92/12570 (Q)
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 24 p. :
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1804872M
      ISBN 100724513477
      LC Control Number89211078
      OCLC/WorldCa20342958

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      Experience the magnificent grandeur of the West MacDonnell Ranges on this fascinating one day tour. Marvel at towering fiery red walls set aglow by the desert sun as you drive along the ranges. We tour through these amazing ranges all day and stop at beautiful gorges and waterholes, where we can enjoy a refreshing swim in the warmer months. Don’t forget your camera! Every moment of this. EDUCATION RESOURCE GEOLOGY 5/8 geology Zealandia moved eastwards, with the Tasman Sea filling in the gap, while Tasmania only moved a short distance southwards, forming the shallow Bass Strait. The Australian Alps were left behind as a remnant of the original plateau, with a steep seaward side and a gentle slope toward the inland.

      See the Central Australian landscape on two wheels by pedalling along the Simpsons Gap Bicycle Path. CSDGM NPS OnlineData IMInventory Park CUGA Stephanie O'Meara Colorado State University Research Associate, Geologist/GIS Specialist mailing and physical address Oak Ridge Drive, Suite Fort Collins Colorado USA () () Stephanie_O'[email protected] a.m. to p.m. (MST), Monday - Friday Geology NR-GIS Office GRD National Park .


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