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Geologic map of the Rio Rico and Nogales 7.5’ quadrangles, Santa Cruz County, Arizona

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Page, W.R., Menges, C.M., Gray, Floyd, Berry, M.E., Bultman, M.W., Cosca, M.A., and VanSistine, D.P., 2016, Geologic map of the Rio Rico and Nogales 7.5’ quadrangles, Santa Cruz County, Arizona: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 3354, 32 p. pamphlet, 2 sheets, scale 1:24,000, http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/sim3354.

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The Rio Rico and Nogales (Arizona) 1:24,000-scale quadrangles are located in the Basin and Range Province of southern Arizona, and the southern edge of the map is the international border with Sonora, Mexico. The major urban area is Nogales, a bi-national city known as “the gateway to Mexico.” Rocks exposed in the map area range in age from Jurassic through Quaternary. Major physiographic, geologic, and hydrologic features in the map area include the southern San Cayetano Mountains, Grosvenor Hills, and Sonoita Creek in the northern part, and Mount Benedict and the Mount Benedict horst block in the southcentral part. The horst block is bounded by the Santa Cruz River on the east and Nogales Wash on the west. The objectives of our [...]

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tableOfContents<ul><li>Introduction</li><li>Methods</li><li>Description of Map Units</li><li>Stratigraphy</li><li>Structure</li><li>Summary</li><li>Acknowledgments</li><li>References Cited</li></ul>
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