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Investigation of the southern Salinas Valley relating to the occurrence of petroleum and other mineral commodities to the Cenozoic history of the area.
This 1974 report about the geology of the southern Salinas Valley was concerned mainly with relating the occurrence of petroleum and other mineral commodities to the Cenozoic history of the area. The investigation had two phases. First phase involved detailed geologic mapping of quadrangles that cover most of Tertiary beds west of the Salinas River. Second phase included a reconnaissance geologic mapping to extend the results of the first phase to a larger area. The report summarizes results of the geologic investigation of the entire southern Salinas Valley area.
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"1974 - Geology of the Southern Salinas Valley Area, California" (2018). Miscellaneous Federal Documents & Reports. 6.