Accession Number : AD0690384

Title :   GEOLOGY OF THE LAKE PETERS AREA NORTHEASTERN BROOKS RANGE, ALASKA.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : ARCTIC INST OF NORTH AMERICA WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Reed,Bruce L.

Report Date : 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 160

Abstract : The Lake Peters area lies in a remote, topographically rugged part of the Franklin Mountains in the northeastern Brooks Range, Alaska. The area is at approximately lat 69 degrees N and long 145 degrees W; Mount Chamberlin is in the southern part. Rocks exposed in the map area include seven formations ranging in age from Devonian or older to Jurassaic. Quarternary surficial deposits overlie Jurassic rocks and six glacial advances are recognized. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY, ALASKA), PETROLOGY, DEPOSITS, STRATIGRAPHY, METAMORPHIC ROCK, QUARTZ, SEDIMENTARY ROCK, CARBONATES, LIMESTONE, THICKNESS, SHALE, GEOLOGIC AGE DETERMINATION, MOUNTAINS, LAKES

Subject Categories : Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE