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2006 Libby, Montana, 31st Annual Field Conference: Northwest Geology v. 35, 123 pages

Type

Title

Author

Page No.

ART

Libby District Historical Mine Narrative

Montana DEQ

1

ART

The Rainy Creek alkaline ultramafic igneous complex near Libby, MT

Art Montana

11

ART

Rainy Creek Historical Mine Narrative

Montana DEQ

17

ART

Troy Mine Overview, Lincoln County, MT

Derek L. Feeback

23

ART

Troy District Historical Mine Narrative

Montana DEQ

24

ART

Geology and ore of the Montanore Project, Northwest Montana

Eric Klepfer

31

ART

Libby Project, Lincoln County, Montana

Richard W. Galster

35

RL

Geologic Road Log, MSH 37, Libby to US 93, Lincoln Co., MT

Richard W. Galster

39

ART

Collection and concentration of strabound metals during progressive reduction of oxidized Revett strata: A 180º variation of the redbed source model

Brian White

49

ART

Stratigraphic control of copper-silver deposits in the Mesoproterozoic Revett Formation, Idaho and Montana

David Boleneus
Larry M. Applegate
Michael L. Zientek
Mary H. Carlson
Kenneth C. Assmus
Derrick W. Chase

57

ART

Diamond drill core geologic logs of mineralized intervals in Proterozoic Revett Formation strata, northwestern Montana and northern Idaho

Bruce E. Cox

61

RL

Shepard, Mount Shields, and Bonner Formations of the Middle Proterozoic Missoula Group in Libby Syncline, Kootenai Falls, NW Montana

Don Winston
Tim Wheeler

63

ART

Belt Basin: a triskele rift junction, Rocky Mountains, Canada and USA

Jim Sears

77

ART

Pleistocene glacial deposits in the Libby and Lake River Valley areas, Lincoln County, Montana

Larry N. Smith

87

RL

The trip to Leigh Lake: Belt rocks, big faults, and small mines in the high Cabinets, northwest Montana

Phyllis Hargrave
Bruce Cox
Jeff Lonn

91

ART

Cabinet District Historical Mine Narrative

Montana DEQ

97

ART

Deep crustal structure revealed by magnetiotelluric transect between the Selkirk Crest, Idaho, and the Whitefish Range, Montana

Stephen E. Box
Paul A. Bedrosian
Louise Pellerin

103

ART

Selections from Geophysical interpretations of the Libby Thrust Belt, northwestern Montana

M. Dean Kleinkopf

105

Reprint

Optical, compositional, morphological, and X-ray data on eleven particles of amphibole from Libby, Montana, USA

Bryan R. Brandli et al.

110

 

2007 Dillon, Montana: Introduction to the Geology of the Dillon Area: Northwest Geology v. 36, 272 p.

Type

Title

Author

Page No.

ART

An Overview of Archean and Proterozoic Crystalline Basement Rocks in the western Ruby Range near Dillon, Montana

Virginia B. Sisson

1

ART

Talc in southwestern Montana

Michael T. Cerino, John F. Childs, and Richard B. Berg

9

ART

Proterozoic rocks of the Dillon area

Paul Karl Link

23

ART

A summary of the stratigraphy and depositional setting of Paleozoic rocks in the Dillon area

Robert C. Thomas & Sheila Roberts

35

ART

Mesozoic Sedimentation in Southwest Montana

Richard I. Gibson

57

ART

An overview of thin-skinned crustal shortening in the vicinity of Dillon, Montana, USA

Thomas J. Kalakay

67

ART

Late Cretaceous Granitic Plutons in Southwestern Montana

David A. Foster, Thomas J. Kalakay, Paul A. Mueller, Ann Heatherington

73

ART

Cenozoic volcanic rocks of southwestern Montana

William J. Fritz, James W. Sears, Robin John McDowell, J.M. Wampler

91

ART

Cenozoic extensional processes and tectonics in the northern Rocky Mountains: southwest Montana and eastern Idaho

Susanne U. Janecke

111

ART

Extraordinary Middle Miocene crustal disturbance in southwest Montana: Birth record of the Yellowstone hot spot?

James W. Sears & Robert C. Thomas

133

ART

Quaternary geology of the Dillon area, Beaverhead County, Montana

Larry N. Smith

143

ART

Pleistocene mammals in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem

Christopher L. Hill

151

ART

Historic Earthquakes and Seismicity in Southwestern Montana

Michael Stickney

167

ART

Mining districts, Dillon area, Montana

MT Dept. of Environmental Quality

187

RL

A field guide to the Elk Gulch vermiculite deposit near Dillon, Montana

Michael R. Garverich

213

RL

A field guide to the Quartzite of Argenta: Neihart Quartzite equivalent?

James W. Sears & Paul Karl Link

221

RL

A field guide to the Cambrian section at Camp Creek, southwest MT

Robert C. Thomas

231

RL

A field guide to the stratigraphy, structure and mining history of the Bannack area, Montana

Larry M. Johnson

245

RL

A field guide to Middle Miocene karstified erosional surface & debris flows & neotectonic faults near Clark Canyon Reservoir, southwest MT

James W. Sears

251

RL

A field guide to the glacial geology of the Birch Creek and Rattlesnake Creek areas, Beaverhead County, Montana

Robert C. Thomas, Larry N. Smith, and Shelia Roberts

261

 

2008 The Red Lodge Area and other papers: Northwest Geology v. 37, 172 p.

Type

Title

Author

Page No.

ART

A brief history of the Yellowstone-Bighorn Research Association (YBRA) geologic field camp, Red Lodge, Montana

Marv Kauffman

1

ART

Geologic Evolution of the Beartooth Mountains: Insights from Petrology and Geochemistry

Paul A. Mueller, David W. Mogk, Darrell J. Henry, Joseph L. Wooden, David A. Foster

5

ART

Recent contributions to the understanding of the Heart Mountain Detachment, Wyoming

David H. Malone, John P. Craddock

21

ART

Reverse fault duplication of the J-M Pd/Pt Reef—opportunities for enhanced mine production in the Stillwater Complex, Montana

Bruce E. Cox, Paul Holick

41

ART

Geochemistry of Cretaceous and Tertiary plutons of the Great Falls Tectonic Zone: Implications for crustal evolution Table 1, Table 2

Kelly R. Probst, Paul A. Mueller, George Kamenov

45

ART

Tectonic and stratigraphic implications of detrital zircon suites in Cambrian and Precambrian sandstones from the eastern margin of the Belt Basin

Paul Mueller, David Foster, Jennifer Gifford, Joseph Wooden, David Mogk

61

ART

Provenance of Late Miocene fluvial strata of the Sixmile Creek Formation, southwest Montana: Evidence from detrital zircon

Caleb N. Stroup, Paul K. Link,
C. Mark Fanning

69

ART

The Butcher Creek conglomerate: an enigmatic Paleogene deposit from the northern Gravelly Range of southwestern Montana

Kevin Lielke

85

ART

Nanodiamonds at the Indian Creek archaeological site near Townsend, Montana: Evidence of an extra-terrestrial impact event

David W. Baker, Katelyn E. Gibbs, Allen West

97

ART

Utilizing U-Pb geochronology of inherited zircon in the Atlanta lobe of the Idaho batholith as a probe of the deep crust in southern Idaho: a progress report

Rich Gaschnig, Jeff Vervoort,
Reed S. Lewis, Andy Dufrane

101

RL

Field guide to the Benbow Area, Beartooth Mountains Front: Dean to the Golf Course, Stillwater County, Montana

Ennis P. Geraghty

111

ART

General geology and mining practices on the J-M Reef, Stillwater Mine, Nye, MT

Mike Koski, Mike Pasecznyk, Matt Knight, Ennis Geraghty

123

RL

Paleoseismites: Indicators of Laramide tectonism and other events near the Bighorn Basin, Montana and Wyoming

Mervin J. Bartholomew, Kevin G. Stewart, Donald U. Wise,
Heather A. Ballantyne

135

RL

A field guide to the Cambrian section at Beartooth Butte, northwestern Wyoming

Robert C. Thomas

159

 

2009 The Philipsburg Area and other papers: Northwest Geology v. 38, 158 p.

 

Type

Title

Author

Page No.

ART

An appreciation of geologic investigations in the Philipsburg area, western Montana

Bruce E. Cox

1

ART

Montana sapphires - past, present, and future

Richard B. Berg

7

ART

Historic mine narrative, Philipsburg Mining District, Montana

Montana DEQ

19

ART

A geologic review of the Black Pine Mine, Granite County, Montana

Michael A. McClave

27

ART

Straths as tectonic timelines and baselines: Example from southwest Montana

James W. Sears

35

ART

Alluvial fans: Sensitive tectonic indicators of fault-segmentation and tectonic regime partitioning along the Red Rock Fault, southwestern Montana, USA

Mervin J. Bartholomew, Renee A. Greenwell, Thad A. Wasklewicz, Michael C. Stickney

41

ART

Impact geology: Fundamentals of impact crater formation

L.B. Lundberg

67

ART

A thermal infrared survey of the Sleeping Child Hot Springs and the Sapphire Mountains of western Montana

Dan Vice

89

ART

Structural features of the Gold Hunter Deposit, Coeur d'Alene District, Idaho

Sadae Lortz, Tim Ruff, Bruce Cox, Josh Pritts, Nick Furlin, Art Campo, Terry DeVoe

95

RL

Road Log, Philipsburg Mining District

Ted Antonioli

99

RL

The Cambrian Flathead and Silver Hill Formations in the northern Flint Creek Range near Maxville, Montana

Catherine McDonald, Jeff Lonn

111

RL

Road Log: Lower Willow Creek grouting project

Michael R. Garverich, Darryl Baker, Alton Albin

121

RL

Geology of the southwestern part of the Rock Creek sapphire district, Granite County, Montana

Richard B. Berg

127

RL

Late Cretaceous extension and its relation to the thin stratigraphic section in the Philipsburg region: a field trip to Carpp Ridge

Jeff Lonn, Reed Lewis

141

RL

Laccoliths along Lewis and Clark Line, Garrison, Montana

James W. Sears

153

 

2010 The Anaconda Area and other papers: Northwest Geology v. 39, 122 p.

 

Type

Title

Author

Page No.

ART

Quaternary mapping and glaciation of the northern Anaconda Range and the southern Flint Creek Range, Deer Lodge, Granite, and Powell Counties, Montana

Smith, L.N., Smith, M.G.A., Croft, T.O., Dutton, A.D., Sunwall, D.A., Gordon, L.M., Wright, J.R., and Dresser, H.W.

1

ART

Secondary Enrichment of Copper at the Madison Gold Skarn Deposit, Silver Star District, Montana

Christopher H. Gammons, Jill Sotendahl, and Dan Everett

15

ART

Late Holocene rock fall on a mountain bison in the Anaconda Range, Montana

Chris Shaw

25

ART

Microstructural analysis of Belt Supergroup metapelites in the Clarkia area of northern Idaho: Implications of 1.0-1.1 Ga garnet

Timothy O. Nesheim, Jane A. Gilotti, William C. McClelland, Helen M. Lang, C.T. Foster Jr., and Jeff D. Vervoort

31

ART

Quartzite of Argenta, Beaverhead County, Montana, revisited: Definitive evidence of Precambrian age indicates edge of Belt basin

James W. Sears, Paul K. Link, Elizabeth A. Balgord, and J. Brian Mahoney

41

RL

French Gulch placers and Anaconda Hot Springs, Deer Lodge County, Montana

Robin McCulloch, Katie McDonald, and Ted Antonioli

49

RL

Cretaceous structures and mineralization in the footwall of the Eocene Anaconda Detachment Fault, Montana: A field trip along Warm Springs Creek

Jeff Lonn and Larry Johnson

57

RL

Geology and Mineral Deposits in the Northern Highland Mountains, Montana: a field trip crossing the Great Divide (twice)

Christopher H. Gammons, Jill M. Sotendahl, and Bruce E. Cox

69

RL

A walking tour of the Eocene Anaconda detachment fault on Stucky Ridge near Anaconda, Montana

Jeff Lonn and Colleen Elliott

81

RL

Cable Mountain Mining District, Montana: a road log for upper Warm Springs Creek, Hidden Lake and Cable Mountain

Skip Yates, Henry Follman, and Ted Antonioli

91

RL

Field Guide to Tertiary outcrops of the Big Hole Valley Anaconda to Big Hole Pass

Warren Roe

101

RL

Lost lakes and re-arranged rivers: Neotectonic disruption of the Middle Miocene Big Hole River Basin, SW Montana

James W. Sears

113