Citation

Noakes, L.C., Smith, E.M., Dickins, J.M., Thomas, G.A. & Belford, D.J., 1960. An outline of the geology of Australia, with palaeontological notes by Smith, E.M., Dickins, J.M., Thomas, G.A., and Belford, D.J. (commentary prepared for the geological map of Australia, Atlas of Australian. Record  1960/035. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Geology and Geophysics, Canberra.

Abstract

Rocks may be divided into three broad categories: sedimentary, igneous, and metamorphic. Sedimentary rocks such as sandstone, shale, and limestone were laid down in seas or freshwater lakes as sediments which later consolidated.
Google map showing geographic bounding box with values North bound -9.0 East bound 156.0 West bound 110.0 South bound -44.0
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IP Owner

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Author(s)

Date (publication)

1960

Product Type

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Topic Category

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Keywords

GA Publication
Record
geology
Geology

Resource Language

English

Resource Character Set

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Resource Security Classification

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Geographic Extent

North bound
-9.0
East bound
156.0
West bound
110.0
South bound
-44.0

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Metadata Standard Name

ANZLIC Metadata Profile: An Australian/New Zealand Profile of AS/NZS ISO 19115:2005, Geographic information - Metadata

Metadata Standard Version

1.1

Metadata Date Stamp

1996-10-30

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