Geology of selected lava tubes in the Bend area, Oregon.
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Geology of selected lava tubes in the Bend area, Oregon. by Ronald Greeley

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Published by Dept. of Geology and Mineral Industries in Portland, Or .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Oregon,
  • Deschutes County.

Subjects:

  • Lava tubes -- Oregon -- Deschutes County.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 46.

SeriesState of Oregon, Dept. of Geology and Mineral Industries, Bulletin, 71, Bulletin (Oregon. Dept. of Geology and Mineral Industries) ;, 71.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQE155 .A3 no. 71, GB649.L3 .A3 no. 71
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 47 p.
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5027655M
LC Control Number73622427

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The Horse Lava Tube System (or Horse system) is a series of lava tubes within Deschutes County, Oregon, of the United system starts within the Deschutes National Forest on the northern flank of Newberry Volcano and heads north into and near the city of Bend. The system continues north again to Redmond at the Redmond Caves and into the Redmond Canyon, where the last known Location: Deschutes County, Oregon, United States. Notable lava tubes in the northwest occur in Oregon south and south-east of Bend, and southeast of Burns, and in Washington south of Mount St. Helens (Greeley and Hyde, ). Greeley () described 19 tubes in the Bend area that have a total mapped length of miles. There appear. Longitudinal profiles representing m of mapped lava tubes and a photogeologic map relating lava tubes to surface geology, regional structure and topography are presented. Three sets of lava tubes were examined: (1) Arnold Lava Tube System (7km long) composed of collapsed and uncollapsed tube segments and lava ponds, (2) Horse Lava Tube System (11 km long) composed of parallel and Cited by: 6. GEOLOGY OF SELECTED LAVA TUBES IN THE BEND AREA, OREGON by Ronald Greeley ABSTRACT Lava tubes in the vicinity of Bend, Oregon, were mapped and studied in detail to determine their geomorphology and mode of formation. Longitudinal profiles representing m of mapped lava.

  When visiting the area of Smith Rock in Central Oregon, most itineraries include rock climbing, horseback riding, a ranch visit and several hikes, but did you know there is a fascinating system underground too? Boyd Lava Tube. Deschutes County encompassing the cities of Bend, Sisters, and Redmond (our 3 stops on our Oregon adventure) houses. Geology of selected lava tubes in the Bend Area, Oregon. By R. Greely. Abstract. Longitudinal profiles representing m of mapped lava tubes and a photogeologic map relating lava tubes to surface geology, regional structure and topography are presented. Three sets of lava tubes were examined: (1) Arnold Lava Tube System (7km long. along the route of the Catlin Gabel lava tubes should carefully explore the subsurface for potential foundation problems arising either from channels filled with basalt rubble or from uncollapsed tubes subject to roof failure. Bibliography Greeley, Ronald, , Geology of selected lava tubes in the Bend area.   Today, the Lava Lands Visitor Center is the interpretive hub for the Newberry National Volcanic Monument, which covers s acres of lakes, lava flows, and spectacular geologic features near Bend and Sunriver. Lava Lands. The Visitor Center is a great place to learn more about the violent history of the area with the help of U.S. Forest.

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