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Data Description:
This data layer presents Mesozoic rift basins as presented by Schlische
(1993). The basins shown include the Newark/Gettysburg, Danville/Dan River, Deep River, Richmond, Culpepper, and Fundy basins.

Source (Internet URL, CD/DVD-ROM):
Figure from publication cited below.

Schlische, R.W., 1993, Anatomy and evolution of the Triassic-Jurassic continental rift system, eastern North America: Tectonics, v. 12, pp. 1026-1042.

Data Summary:
Basins were digitized and saved as an ESRI polygon shapefile. Data are presented in geographic coordinates on the North American Datum of 1983.

Disclaimer or Constraints on Use:
No constraints have been identified.

Figure A-69
CEUS Mesozoic rift basins after Schlische (1993)


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