Louisiana Geology

Special topics of interest about geological features of our state with short articles and wen links to more information




The Red River Raft (or the Great Raft): Enormous recurring logjam on the Red River floodplain observed by early European settlers


Paleoliquefaction features of the New Mardid Seismic Zone: Liquefaction features in Louisiana produced by the 1811-1812 New Madrid earthquakes


Scotlandville, Denham Springs and Baton Rouge Faults: Three slow moving faults cutting through Baton Rouge and Southern Louisiana





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Last updated: 04/29/2009