NORTH DAKOTA STATE UNIVERSITY - FARGO, N D


ICE THRUST MASS IN BURLEIGH COUNTY, N.D.



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At Sibley Buttes, north of Sterling, N.D., a system of ice thrust masses consists of Cretaceous-aged sandstones (Fox Hills Formation) shoved a short distance southwest of their bedrock source area.

(Photo by D.P. Schwert, North Dakota State University).



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