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Make Your Own Geology Map

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New Brunswick Museum, Saint John, New Brunswick

Generalized Geology Map of New Brunswick

Geology and topographical maps of New Brunswick illustrating rock formations and rock types

There is a lot to see on a map of New Brunswick geology. Over the last billion years fragments of continents have collided with the edge of ancient North America creating a complex geologic landscape. Ancient oceans, volcanic islands, mountains, rivers, swamps and glaciers have all left their geological imprint. A satellite image of New Brunswick clearly shows the underlying geological structure.

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Learning Object Collection: Magnificent Rocks
Learning Object: Make Your Own Geology Map
Institution: New Brunswick Museum