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Geology Across America

 

Presented here are:

Geological State Symbols of America

An in depth description of the geologically and paleontolgically related state symbols found across the United States.

 

Geology of the National Parks Through Pictures

Pictures of the National Parks across the United States and a brief geological background of those photos from my travels. Not all National Parks have been visited and not all geological features are highlighted. Just the ones I have been able to see and describe.

 

Click the state of your choosing below to begin the journey

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States Geological State Symbols by Category

State

State Rock/Stone

State Mineral

State Gem/

Gemstone

State Fossil
State Dinosaur
Other Geological State Symbols
Marble
Hematite
Star Blue Quartz
Basilosaurus cetoides
Gold
Jade

Woolly Mammoth 

(Mammuthus primigenius)

Turquoise

Petrified Wood

(Araucarioxylon arizonicum)

Copper

(Metal)

Bauxite
Quartz Crystal
Diamond
Arkansaurus fridayi
Serpentine
Gold
Benitoite

Smilodon fatalis 

(saber-toothed cat)   

Augustynolophus morrisi

Yule Marble
Rhodochrosite
Aquamarine
Stegosaurus

Almandine

Garnet

Eubrontes giganteus

Dinosaur Track

Dilophosaurus
Sillimanite
Belemnite
Potomac Bluestone
Capitalsaurus

Agatized Coral

Moonstone
Staurolite
Quartz
Shark Tooth
Black Coral
Star Garnet
Hagerman Horse Fossil
Fluorite
Tully Monster

Limestone

Geode

Pteranodon

(Flying Fossil)

Tylosaurus

(Marine Fossil)

Kentucky Agate
Coal
Freshwater Pearl
Brachiopod
Agate
Cabochon Cut Oyster Shell
Petrified Palmwood
Tourmaline
Pertica quadrifaria
Patuxent River Stone
Ecphora gardnerae
Astrodon johnstoni

Roxbury Puddingstone

(Rock)

Granite

(Building Stone)

Babingtonite
Rhodonite
Dinosaur Tracks

Dighton Rock

(Explorer Rock)

Rolling Rock

(Glacial Rock)

Plymouth Rock

(Historical Rock)

Petoskey Stone
Isle Royale Greenstone
Mastodon
Lake Superior Agate
Petrified Wood
Prehistoric Whales
Mozarkite
Galena
Crinoid (Crinoidea)
Hypsibema missouriense

Montana Agate

and

Sapphire

Duck-Billed Dinosaur
Prairie Agate
Blue Chalcedony
Mammoth
Sandstone

Virgin Valley Black Fire Opal

(Precious Gemstone)

Nevada Turquoise

(Semi-Precious Gemstone)

Ichthyosaur

Silver

(Metal)

Granite
Beryl
Smoky Quartz
Hadrosaurus foulkii
Turquoise
Coelophysis
Garnet
Eurypterus remipes
Granite
Gold

Emerald

(Precious Stone)

Megalodon Shark Teeth
Teredo Petrified Wood
Ohio Flint
Isotelus Trilobite
Rose Rock

Hourglass Selenite Crystal

(Crystal)

Saurophaganax Maximus
Acrocanthosaurus atokensis
Thunderegg
Oregonite & Josephinite
Oregon Sunstone
Metasequoia
Trilobite
Cumberlandite
Bowenite
Blue Granite
Amethyst
Columbian Mammoth
Rose Quartz
Fairburn Agate
Triceratops

Black Hills Gold

(Jewelry)

Limestone
Agate
Tennessee River Pearl
Pterotrigonia
Petrified Palmwood
Texas Blue Topaz
Paluxysaurus Jonesi

Silver

(Precious Metal)

Coal
Copper
Topaz
Allosaurus

Granite

Marble

Slate

Talc
Grossular Garnet

Beluga Whale Skeleton

(Marine Fossil)

Mount Holly Mammoth Tooth & Tusk

(Terrestrial Fossil)

Nelsonite
Chesapecten jeffersonius
Petrified Wood
Columbian Mammoth
Bituminous Coal
Fossil Coral
Megalonyx jeffersonii
Red Granite
Galena
Trilobite
Jade
Knightia
Triceratops