Geologic Map

geologic map

The following pictures and descriptions illustrate some of the geologic features of interest in Stearns County.

photo of quarry walls Quarry cross-section.... * Core stone Corestone in saprolite

* Granite boulders granite boulders* ....Granite bedrock quarry granite quarry

* glacial striations Glacial striations.... * basalt dikes Basalt dikes


For additional information refer to the Aeromagnetic map of the Stearns County area and the Geology of Central Minnesota

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