Structural Geology Photos
Brittle Features


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Aerial view of Basin and Range.

Normal faults, SE California.

Conjugate normal faults.

Aerial view of Idaho-WY Thrust Belt.

Thrust fault, Tien Shan, Kyrgyzstan.

Keystone Thrust fault, S. Nevada.

Thrust fault and fold, S. Oregon.

Aerial view of strike-slip fault, Nevada.

Left-lateral faults in siltstone.

Fibrous qtz-filled extension fractures.

Joints in granite, SE California.

Sheeting joints in granodiorite, CA.

Slickenlines on fault surface, Colorado.

Fault breccia in limestone.

Melange. SW California.



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