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Geologic architecture of Rio Grande del Norte National Monument, near Questa NM.

by: Adam Read

Longitude: -105.648785
Latitude: 36.716853
  (WGS 84 or NAD 83)

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A collaborative effort between the Bureau of Geology and USGS refines our understanding of the geologic architecture of the new Rio Grande del Norte National Monument in NM. For details, see the report.

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Rio Grande Del Norte National Monument, near Questa NM, provides stunning exposures of volcanic features.

Image posted: 02-15-2021

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