USGS P 443

Publication Details

  • Title:

    Quaternary geology of the Kenai Lowland and glacial history of the Cook Inlet region, Alaska
  • Authors:

    Karlstrom, T.N.V.
  • Publication Date:

    1964
  • Publisher:

    U.S. Geological Survey
  • Ordering Info:

    USGS Publications Warehouse
  • Quadrangle(s):

    Afognak, Amukta, Anchorage, Atlin, Bering Glacier, Bethel, Blying Sound, Bradfield Canal, Chignik, Cold Bay, Cordova, Craig, Dillingham, Dixon Entrance, False Pass, Goodnews Bay, Gulkana, Healy, Icy Bay, Iliamna, Juneau, Kaguyak, Karluk, Kenai, Ketchikan, Kodiak, Lake Clark, Lime Hills, McCarthy, McGrath, Medfra, Middleton Island, Mount Fairweather, Mount Hayes, Mount Katmai, Mount McKinley, Mount Saint Elias, Nabesna, Naknek, Petersburg, Port Alexander, Port Moller, Prince Rupert, Samalga Island, Seldovia, Seward, Simeonof Island, Sitka, Skagway, Stepovak Bay, Sumdum, Sutwik Island, Taku River, Talkeetna, Talkeetna Mountains, Taylor Mountains, Trinity Islands, Tyonek, Ugashik, Umnak, Unalaska, Unimak, Valdez, Yakutat
  • Keyword(s):

    Geology; Glacial; Glacial Deposits; Glacial Geology; Glacial Geomorphology; Glacial History; Glacial Processes; Glaciation; Glaciers; Glaciology; Surficial; Surficial Geology

Bibliographic Reference

Karlstrom, T.N.V., 1964, Quaternary geology of the Kenai Lowland and glacial history of the Cook Inlet region, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 443, 69 p., 7 sheets, scale 1:63,360.

Publication Products

  • ReportReport Information

  • Maps & Other Oversized SheetsMaps & Other Oversized Sheets

    • Plate 1 The extent of glaciations in Cook Inlet and adjoining regions of Alaska (4.2 M)
    • Plate 2 Climatic zonation, regional snowline, and present and past distribution of glacial ice in southwestern, south-central, and southerneastern Alaska, scale 1:5,000,000 (3.0 M)
    • Plate 3 Landforms and physiographic subdivisions of the Kenai Lowland, Alaska, scale 1:1,250,000 (4.4 M)
    • Plate 4 Geology of the Kenai Lowland, Alaska, scale 1:1,250,000 (6.3 M)
    • Plate 5 Skilak Platform and adjoining areas, Kenai Peninsula, Alaska, scale 1:63,360 (1.2 M)
    • Plate 6 Sea-Bluff and River-Bluff stratigraphy of Upper Cook Inlet Region, Alaska (3.0 M)
    • Plate 7 Glacial and glaciohydrologic record, 12,000 B.C. to present, Cook Inlet Region, Alaska (168.0 K)

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