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Glossary of Terms & Definitions
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ArchAn erosional remnant in sedimentary rock, in a stable, arch-shape, rising above the basic rock layers, as opposed to a "Natural Bridge".
Arch Rock - Valley of Fire
White Tank ArchCamping and photo tour of geologic formations in the Arch Rock area of Joshua Tree National Park.
Introduction to the Arch Rock Geology tourGeology tour of White Tank Arch Rock in Joshua Tree National Park.
The White Tank ArchThe Arch. Geological processes have created the arch over time. But in a geological framework, its existance is only for a moment and not a final product.
Arch Rock - Valley of Fire Nevada State ParkPictures of arch rock in Valley of Fire State Park, Nevada.
Natural Features and FormationsArches are arch-shaped landforms produced by weathering and differential erosion. Natural bridges are a naturally created arch formation resembling a bridge.
White Tank/Arch CampgroundPhoto tour of White Tank Natural Arch - joshua tree national park, mojave desert.
Echo Canyon/ArchesThe geology of Echo Canyon/Arches, Furnace Creek Wash, Death Valley regional field guide.
Zion Geologic Formations - Freestanding ArchesIncluded in this geologic grandeur are dozens, perhaps hundreds, of freestanding arches of all shapes and sizes. Finding arches in Zion is part of an ever ...
Natural Arches - Devil's PunchbowlPhoto tour of Natural Arches in the Devil's Punchbowl.
Alabama HillsPhotographers come from all over the country to photograph this amazing view, and the Alabama Hills Arch is a bonus. Whether you are here for the Sierra ...
Dikes/IntrusionsGeology > Joshua Tree > Nature Trail > Arch Rock. Intrusions. This blocky line of light colored rock is called an intrusion. It juts out from the surrounding rock ...
Rock Formations - Mojave DesertNatural Arches. Photos of some of the arches in the Devil's Punchbowl ... Geological processes have created the arch over time. But in a geological framework, ...
Points of interest in Joshua Tree National Park360° Photos. Desert Queen Ranch · Hidden Valley · Jumbo Rock · Cap Rock · Lost Horse Valley · White Tank Arch. Aerial Photos. Aerial photos of many of ...
Formation of GraniteGeology > Joshua Tree > Nature Trail > Arch Rock. The Formation of Granite. This type of rock is called White Tank Granite. It is an igneous rock which formed ...