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Sierra County Geology Publications


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MS 55Geologic Map of the Haskell Peak Area, Sierra County, California, 2003.
1 color plate, map scale 1:12,000 and a 31-page pamphlet containing a description of the map units, trace-element chemistry, correlation of tuffs and geochronology.
RGM 7Geologic Map of the Chico Quadrangle, California, 1992, scale 1:250,000 (set of 5 sheets)
SP 119Geologic Field Trips in Northern California (For the Cordilleran Section of the Geological Society of America), 1999, 254 p.
OFR 2000-24
Geologic Map of the Sierraville 15' Quadrangle, Sierra and Plumas Counties, California, 1 color plate, scale 1:62,500. - Read more
OFR 2000-25
Geologic Map of the Loyalton 15' Quadrangle, Lassen, Plumas and Sierra Counties, California, 1 color plate, scale 1:62,500. - Read more
SP 122Field Guide to the Geology and Tectonics of the Northern Sierra Nevada (For the National Association of Geoscience Teachers Far-Western Section), 212 p., amply illustrated with color maps, photos, and diagrams.
OFR 87-03Aeromagnetic Map of the Chico 1° By 2° Quadrangle, California, 1987, scale 1:250,000


Sierra County Geohazards & Environmental Geology Publications



OFR 84-52

Summary Report: Fault Evaluation Program, 1983 Area — Sierra Nevada Region [Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, Fresno, Glenn, Inyo, Kern, Kings, Madera, Mariposa, Merced, Mono, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Sierra, Stanisalus, Sutter, Tehama, Tulare, Yolo, and Yuba Counties], California, 1984


Sierra County Mineral Resource Publications

B 193Gold Districts of California—Sesquicentennial Edition, California Gold Discovery to Statehood, Seventh Printing, 1998, 186 p., 1 plate, scale 1:1,000,000. An overall guide to gold deposits in California, this bulletin describes the principal features of each gold-bearing district. Longer descriptions of selected districts cover location and extent, history, geology and character of gold deposits, list of mines and bibliography.
B 194The Mineral Economics of the Carbonate Rocks and Limestone and Dolomite Resources of California, 1973, 60 p., 2 plates, scale 1:1,000,000