Glen Canyon National Recreation Area

Selected References

Anderson, P. P., Chidsey, T. C., Sprinkel, D. A., and Willis, G. C., 2000, Geology of Glen Canyon National Recreation Area: in Geology of Utah's Parks and Monuments, Sprinkel, D. A., Chidsey, T .C., and Anderson, P .B., editors, Utah Geological Association Publication 28., p. 301-335.

Belknap, B. and Belknap- Evans, L., 1989, Belknaps Waterproof Grand Canyon River Guide, All New Color Edition: Evergreen, CO: Westwater Books, 97 p.

Billingsley, G.H. and Priest, S. S., 2010, Geologic Map of the House Rock Valley Area, Coconino County, Northern Arizona: U.S. Geological Survey, Scientific Investigations Map 3108, map scale 1:50,000, 24 p. pamphlet. Available on-line at:

Doelling, H. H. and Willis, G. C., 2007, Geologic Map of the Lower Escalante River Area, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Eastern Kane County, Utah: Salt Lake City, Utah: Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publican 06-3DM, map scale 1:100.000; 8 p. Available on-line at:

Doelling, H. H. and Willis, G. C., 2006, Geologic map of the Smoky Mountain 30’x60’ quadrangle, Kane and San Juan Counties, Utah, and Coconino County, Arizona: Utah Geological Survey Map 213 and 213DM (digital GIS files), 2 plates, scale 1:100,000. Available on-line at:

Dubiel, R. F., Parrish, J. T., Parrish, J. M., and Good, S. C., 1991, The Pangaean Megamonsoon: Evidence from the Upper Triassic Chinle Formation, Colorado Plateau: Palaios, v. 6, p. 347-370.

Dubiel, R. F., 1994, Triassic deposystems, paleogepgraphy, and paleoclimate of the Western Interior, in Mesozoic systems of the Rocky Mountain region, USA: Caputo, M. V., Peterson, J. A., and Franczyk, K. J., editors, Rocky Mountain section-Society of Sedimentary Geology (SEPM) Publication, p. 133-168.

Eldridge, S., 2010, The Dome/ Diapir/ Dome Mountain Dilemma: Utah Geological Survey, Teachers Corner website: Available on-line at:

Franklin, P. L., 1984, A River No More—The Colorado River and the West: Tucson, Arizona: University of Arizona Press, 360 p.

Jennings, J. D., 1998, Glen Canyon - An Archeological Summary: Salt Lake City, Utah: The University of Utah Press, 131 p.

Jones, S. and Ward, S., 2008, Lake Powell and Its 96 Canyons - Boating and Exploring Map and Guide to the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area: Page Arizona: Sun Country Publications map, scale 1:250,000.

Kelsey, M. R., 2008, Boater's Guide to Lake Powell: Featuring Hiking, Camping, Geology, History & Archeology, 5th Edition: Provo, Utah: Kelsey Publishing Company, 288 p.

Martin, R., 1989, A Story That Stands Like a Dam—Glen Canyon and the Struggle for the Soul of the West: New York: Henry Holt and Company, Inc., 354 p.

Plant Conservation Alliance, 2009, Least Wanted: Salt Cedar [Tamarix aphylla, T. chinensis, T. gallica, T. parviflora, and T. ramosissima - Tamarisk family (Tamaricaceae]): Plant Conservation Alliance, Alien Plant Working Group website. Available on-line at:

Powell, J. W., 1895, The Explorations of the Colorado River and Its Canyons [formerly titled: Canyons of the Colorado]: New York: Dover Publications, Inc. (1961 - an unabridged and unaltered reproduction of the work first published by Flood & Vincent), 400 p.

U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, 2008, Upper Colorado River Storage Project: Glen Canyon Dam Quick Facts website. Available on-line at:
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