Arizona Geological Survey Open File Reports


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Published: 1987
A workshop on the future of research on mineral resources in Arizona was held on January 12 and 13, 1987, in Tucson, Arizona. The objective was to exchange information from research on the geology...
Resource Identifiers: OFR-87-11

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Published: 1988
The area within the Salome 30 x 60 minute quadrangle is part of the Sonoran Desert within Southern Basin and Range physiographic province. Landforms and geomorphic relationships in this area are...
Resource Identifiers: OFR-88-04

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Published: 1988
In 1983 the State of Arizona began an investigation to locate possible Arizona sites for the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Superconducting Super Collider (SSC). Briefly, the SSC is a...
Resource Identifiers: OFR-88-06

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Published: 1988
This reconnaissance geologic map covers both the Baldy Mountain and the Hieroglyphic Mountains SW 7.5 minute quadrangles of central Arizona. The geologic mapping was done between January and June...
Resource Identifiers: OFR-88-01

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Published: 1989
With continued expansion of Tucson into peripheral areas, growth is being met with geologic limitations and hazards, such as shrink-swell potential in soils and collapsing soils. Knowledge of...
Resource Identifiers: OFR-89-02

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Published: 1986
The Arizona Geological Survey has statutory responsibility for investigating, describing, interpreting, and providing information about Arizona's geologic framework, mineral and energy...
Resource Identifiers: OFR-86-16

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Published: 1988
The Tucson 1o x 2o quadrangle exhibits a wide variety of basin landforms and late Cenozoic surficial geologic deposits. Several factors contribute to this diversity. The Tucson quadrangle spans...
Resource Identifiers: OFR-88-21

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Published: 1988
This report is an update to already published county metallic mineral district bibliographies for Cochise, Graham, Greenlee, La Paz, Mohave, Pima, Santa Cruz, and Yuma Counties (Schnabel and Welty...
Resource Identifiers: OFR-88-22

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Published: 1988
This report summarizes a search for evidence of Quaternary faulting along the Gila River in central Arizona. The region covered in this analysis extends about 40 km north and south of the Gila...
Resource Identifiers: OFR-88-15

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Published: 1987
This report presents 1:24,000-scale geologic mapping of the eastern Vulture Mountains and vicinity. This mapping, along with concurrent mapping of the Wickenburg Mountains and western Hieroglyphic...
Resource Identifiers: OFR-87-10

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Published: 1988
The Phoenix North 30' x 60' quadrangle covers an area in south-central Arizona that straddles the boundary between the Sonoran Desert and Mexican Highland sections of the Basin and Range...
Resource Identifiers: OFR-88-17

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Published: 1989
This report is an update to already published county metallic mineral district bibliographies for Cochise, Graham, Greenlee, La Paz, Mohave, Pima, Santa Cruz, and Yuma Counties (Schnabel and Welty...
Resource Identifiers: OFR-89-09

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Published: 1988
Objectives and Duties Investigations Completed Information and Service Provided Organization and Personnel Appropriation and Expenditures
Resource Identifiers: OFR-88-23

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Published: 1989
This map depicts the general ages and distribution of Quaternary alluvium within the Phoenix South 30' x 60' quadrangle. The quadrangle is situated south and wear of Phoenix, in the Sonoran...
Resource Identifiers: OFR-89-07

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Published: 1989
Summary of Activities Supporting Data Mission Statement Information and Assistance Research and Investigations Organization and Personnel Budget and Expenditures Advisory Committees Location...
Resource Identifiers: OFR-89-11

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Published: 1988
The 146 maps and reports listed here that refer to landslides within Arizona identify greater than 500 known mass movements. These occurrences are plotted on a 1:500,000-scale map (Welty and others...
Resource Identifiers: OFR-88-14

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Published: 1989
Arizona Geological Survey established July 1, 1988. Its predecessors were the Arizona Bureau of Geology and Mineral Technology (1977-88); the Arizona Bureau of Mines (1915-77); the University of...
Resource Identifiers: OFR-89-06

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Published: 1987
Contains: Objectives and duties; Accomplishments; Budget; Admin.; Location Map.
Resource Identifiers: OFR-87-13

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Published: 1982
Preliminary Geological Map of the Western Harquahala Mountains, West-Central Arizona. One map sheet at 1:24,000 map scale.
Resource Identifiers: OFR-82-06

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Published: 1981
Geothermal resources in the western United States are frequently associated with the deep fault-bounded and sediment-filled basins that characterize the Basin and Range physiographic province. The...
Resource Identifiers: OFR-81-29

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