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Geological history of Lake Lahontan, a Quaternary lake of northwestern Nevada.

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior in Washington .
Written in English


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Pagination288 p.
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4 (June ); idem., The Geological History of Lake Lahontan, a Quaternary Lake of North-western Nevada (Washington, ), U.S. Geological Survey Monograph, No. 0 Hoffman, Californien, Nevada and Mexico (Basel, ); Nevada and her Resources, compiled under the direction of the State Bureau of Immigration (Carson City, ); U.S. Department. Selected radiocarbon data on surficial materials from the Lahontan basin, Nevada and California, provide a chronology of lake-level variation for the p yr. A moderate-sized lake connected three western Lahontan subbasins (the Smoke Creek-Black Rock Desert subbasin, the Pyramid Lake subbasin, and the Winnemucca Dry Lake subbasin) from ab to .   Quick Description: Tufa formed within ancient Lake Lahontan, Nevada. I surmise that this tufa was either formed by precipitation in lake bottom sediments which were fed by hot springs from below; or calcium-bearing spring water in an alkaline lake rich in carbonates. |a Quaternary geologic map of the White Lake 4° x 6° quadrangle, United States / |c state compilations by David E. Pope, William A. Gilliland, and E.G. Wermund ; edited and integrated by Gerald M. Richmond, David L. Weide, and David W. Moore ; prepared in cooperation with the Louisiana Geological Survey, Mississippi Geological Survey, Texas.


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The larger lake, called Soda Lake or Big Soda Lake, is somewhat elongated, stretching 2 kilometers ( mi) in length. The smaller one, Little Soda Lake, is meters ( ft) across. Considered to be a single Location: Churchill County, Nevada, US. Lake Bonneville lay almost exclusively in western Utah, and only a small area in eastern Nevada, while Lake Lahontan was mainly restricted to western Nevada.

Lake Lahontan reached a maximum depth of over feet and covered over 8, a Quaternary lake of northwestern Nevada. book miles, with vast stretches of open water separated by mountain ranges. in Utah and parts of far eastern Nevada were once part of ancient Lake Bonneville, and Pyramid Lake, the Carson Sink, and Walker Lake were once connected in ancient Lake Lahontan.

Native Americans occupied the shores of these lakes as early as 10, to 12, years ago. Glaciers existed in the higher mountains, carving someFile Size: KB. Geography. Winnemucca Lake is a sub-basin within the Lahontan Basin in northwestern Nevada. It lies east of Pyramid Lake and is on the dividing line between Washoe and Pershing counties.

The lake bed lies between the Lake Range on the west and the Nightingale Mountains and Selenite Range to the east. Winnemucca Lake is about 45 km (28 mi) long and about 7 km. and parts of far eastern Nevada were once part of ancient Lake Bonneville, and Pyramid Lake, the Carson Sink, and Walker Lake were once connected in ancient Lake Lahontan.

Native Americans occupied the shores of these lakes as early as 10, to 12, years ago (Fig. Glaciers existed in the higher mountains, carving some of the spectacular U-File Size: 51KB.

Lake Lahontan receded abruptly from its most recent highstand at ∼13,–13, 14 C yr B.P. (Adams and Wesnousky,Benson and Thompson,Benson et al.,Thompson et al., ), leaving behind smaller subbasin lakes in the western Great Basin of North America ().Histories of the latest Pleistocene and Holocene post-Lahontan high lake levels are Cited by: U.S.

Geological Survey Professional Paper“Lake Lahontan: Geology of the southern Carson Desert, Nevada”, which stands as a seminal study on late. Field trip guide; Quaternary-Holocene lacustrine sediments of Lake Lahontan, Truckee River Canyon north of Wadsworth, Nevada Open-File Report By: J.P.

Smoot. Title: Geologic map of the Lahontan Mountains quadrangle, Churchill County, Nevada (second edition) Author: John W. Bell, S. John Caskey, and P. Kyle House Year: Series: Map Version: supersedes Map (first edition, ) and Open-File Report Format: plate: 30 x inches, color; text: 24 pages, color Scale:A ,scale, full-color geologic.

Latest Pleistocene history of pluvial Lake Franklin, northeastern Nevada, USA Article (PDF Available) in Geological Society of America Bulletin (3.

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The products of Morrison‘s studies are contained in the U.S. Geological Survey Professional PaperLake Lahontan: Geology of Southern Carson Desert, Nevada, which stands as a seminal study on late Pleistocene Lake Lahontan in western Nevada and provides the fundamental basis for all subsequent studies of Lake Lahontan geology.

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Included in the Preface of Allison’s book is a history of early to middle 20th century research in the Size: 9MB. USGS LAHONTAN RES NR FALLON, NV. Be advised that the stage-capacity relation used to compute Lahontan Reservoir storage from lake stage was changed effective Ma The relation used prior to Ma was from a bathymetric survey completed in After Mathe relation is from a bathymetric survey.

Walker Lake lies within the Great Basin Desert, located on U.S. High miles south of Reno, Nevada. In the early history of our Earth, during the Prepaleozoic Era, before million years, the Great Basin was formed when the ocean floor of an ancient seabed uplifted and the effects of plate tectonics fused the land.

Israel Cook Russell, "Geological History of Lake Lahontan: A Quaternary Lake of Northwestern Nevada," Pyramid and Winnemucca Lakes, Nevada (jpg), (tiff). Also shown are Astor Pass, Marble Bluff, The Needles, Terrace Pt. Russell continued his investigations, this time for the United States Geological Survey (USGS) and in wrote the "Geological history of Lake Lahontan, a Quaternary lake of northwestern Nevada".

He pursued playa lake research with investigations for the USGS and continued to publish until the early 's. Global maps of lake-level fluctuations si yr B.P. Quaternary Resea 83– CrossRef Google Scholar Street-Perrott, F.A. and S.P.

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Brown cloth. Exterior worn, faded. Interior good. 45 Plates, 35 Figures bound in. Plate XLVI Map of Lake Lahontan in pocket at end of volume.

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An index map to the International Map of the Worldtopographic series showing the Quaternary geologic map of the White Lake 4°x 6° quadrangle and other published maps of the Miscellaneous Investigations Series (I–). An illustration showing the.

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List of prehistoric lakes explained. This a partial list of prehistoric gh the form of the names below differ, the lists are alphabetized by the identifying name of the lake (e.g., Algonquin for Glacial Lake Algonquin).USGS (U.S.

Geological Survey) National Geologic Map Database. General Information. Title: Quaternary stratigraphy and archeology of the Lake Lahontan area; a re-assessment; Field trip 13 Author(s): Morrison, R.B., and Davis, J.O. Publishing Organization: Geological Society of America Series and Number: Annual Meeting of the Geological Association of America, 97th, Reno.

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