Sedimentary structures
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Sedimentary Structures, and the remainder of what you need to study for the upcoming quiz....

What are the sizes associated with the various clastic rock sediments?

Sketch or draw as many of the structures you can find on the web sites linked below.

In particular, pay attention to the following:
Stromatolite
Flame structure
Load casts
Ripple Marks
Mud cracks
Graded bedding
Cross bedding
Stylolites
Bioturbation

MAKE SURE YOU GET TO SEE THE IMAGES FOR THE DIFFERENT STRUCTURES. YOU WILL BE ASKED TO IDENTIFY SOME IMAGES ON YOUR NEXT QUIZ!!!!

Go to the following web site to find out more about stromatolites....(again, material from any of these sites can and will be used as quiz material on Thursday)


UCMP Berkeley


Go to this web site for more information and diagrams/photographs of stromatolites.


http://www.wmnh.com/wmel0000.htm


And more....


Wikipedia


Go here for information about trace fossils...


http://museum.gov.ns.ca/mnh/nature/tracefossils/english/



Palaeos



U. of Calgary


Sedimentary structures....


UW Green Bay - Dutch



Georgia Perimeter College



http://facweb.stvincent.edu/Academics/Physics/ph106/Lecture_5/ppframe.htm



http://plaza.snu.ac.kr/~lee2602/atlas2/structure.html



http://plaza.snu.ac.kr/~lee2602/atlas/carb_photo.html



This link takes a long time, but has excellent photographs of sedimentary structures.

http://plaza.snu.ac.kr/~lee2602/atlas2/physistr.html



http://plaza.snu.ac.kr/~lee2602/atlas2/biostr.html



http://plaza.snu.ac.kr/~lee2602/atlas2/nonsk.html


Lowell Bailey

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