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The AAPG/Datapages Combined Publications Database

AAPG Bulletin


Volume: 34 (1950)

Issue: 11. (November)

First Page: 2250

Last Page: 2250

Title: The Geological History of the Plains Area in Western Canada: ABSTRACT

Author(s): J. B. Webb

Article Type: Meeting abstract


The geological history of the plains of western Canada is discussed in the broad terms of cycles of sedimentation and erosion and their relationship to periods of uplift and orogeny. Illustrations include several maps for the important periods of sedimentation showing present distribution of sediments and generalized isopachs, also structural cross sections and correlated stratigraphic sections.

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