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Laramide Orogeny

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Journal Article: Chair and Professor of Geology Arlo Weil
The Cordilleran orogenic system, comprised of an interrelated forearc accretionary complex, magmatic arc, retroarc hinterland, Sevier fold-thrust belt, and foreland basin locally deformed by Laramide arches, developed during Jurassic to Paleogene ...
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The underlying faults that resulted in this region of more than 390 square miles (1,010 square kilometers) became active some 50 million to 70 million years ago, during a mountain-building era in North America known as the Laramide orogeny.
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Dynamic topography and vertical motion of the U.S. Rocky Mountain Region prior to and during the Laramide Orogeny P.
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The dome was uplifted during the Laramide Orogeny and consists of a Precambrian granitic and metamorphic core surrounded by outwardly dipping Palaeozoic and Mesozoic strata. Uranium is hosted in the Lower Cretaceous Inyan Kara Group. Previous ...

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