Side canyons of the Colorado River, Grand Canyon

A. R. Potochnik, Stephen Reynolds

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3 Scopus citations


Written in a field guide format, the paper first describes the geographic and geologic setting of the Colorado river and the morphologic divisions of the Grand Canyon. The highlights of the following side canyons are then discussed: North Canyon; Nautiloid Canyon; Buck Farm Canyon; Carbon Canyon; Monument Creek; Blacktail Canyon; Tapeats Creek; and Havasu Creek. -S.J.Stone

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationGrand Canyon geology
EditorsS.S. Beus, M. Morales
PublisherOxford University Press/Museum of Northern Arizona Press
Number of pages21
StatePublished - 1990
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Earth and Planetary Sciences
  • General Environmental Science


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