geologic province


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geologic province

[¦jē·ə¦läj·ik ′präv·əns]
(geology)
An area in which geologic history has been the same.
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For this study, if more than 75% of a given county's area was within a geologic province, the county was considered to be solely within that geologic province.
The Kura Basin is a geologic province that has been known to contain hydrocarbons for a long time", he noted.
The geologic province roughly covers the Four Corners area where Utah, Colorado, New Mexico and Arizona come together.
opened the Lupin gold mine in the Slave Geologic Province 250-mi northeast of Yellowknife.
Piceance Energy, LLC was formed and capitalized in August of 2012 when the Company and Laramie Energy II, LLC contributed their respective oil and natural gas assets, surface real estate, and other related assets located in the Piceance Basin geologic province of Colorado to the joint venture entity.
The Company is very pleased with its new acquisition of graphite properties, all located within the prospective Central Metasedimentary Belt of the Grenville Geologic Province known for its numerous occurrences of graphite prospects and past producing mines.
Nevada's Basin and Range geologic province may have stood tall and then lost elevation (151: 366*).
Caribou or the Company ) (CB8 FRANKFURT) is pleased to announce it has signed an agreement to acquire 100% of three Quebec graphite properties namely TAC, Lac Vert and Buckingham, all situated in southwestern Quebec in the Central Metasedimentary Belt of the Grenville Geologic Province.
The other half of the missing plate motion has disappeared in the Basin and Range geologic province east of the San Andreas, the geologists say.
The latest blow to the textbook account comes from an analysis of fossil leaves in Nevada's Basin and Range geologic province, which separates the Sierra Nevada from the Rocky Mountains and the Colorado Plateau.
Then, using zip codes, they plotted the measurements by geologic province to show the level of radon risk, Mose says.
This region forms part of the Interior Platform Geologic Province, a vast basin of sedimentary rocks almost 2,000 metres thick that is underlain by Precambrian crystalline and metasedimentary units.