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A reconnaissance geology and geomorphology of Tasman Peninsula

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Banks, MR and Colhoun, EA and Ford, RJ and Williams, E (1986) A reconnaissance geology and geomorphology of Tasman Peninsula. Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania, Tasman. pp. 7-24. ISSN 0080-4703

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Abstract

On Tasman Peninsula, south-eastern Tasmania, almost horizontal Permian marine and Triassic
non-marine rocks were intruded by Jurassic dolerite, faulted and overlain by Tertiary basalt
Marine processes operating on the Jurassic and older rocks have produced a cliffed coastline
with many erosional features widely noted for their grandeur and rarity. These features form
a self-renewing economic asset.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Royal Society of Tasmania, RST, Van Diemens Land, natural history, science, ecology, taxonomy, botany, zoology, geology, geography, papers & proceedings, Australia, UTAS Library
Journal or Publication Title: Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
Page Range: pp. 7-24
ISSN: 0080-4703
Collections: Royal Society Collection > Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
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Edited by S.J. Smith. - Copyright Royal Society of Tasmania

Date Deposited: 05 Aug 2012 05:24
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 04:39
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