BATON ROUGE GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY

 

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