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The Channeled Scablands, Washington State. Map of the Channeled Scablands. The Channeled Scablands: Hanging Valley and Coolee. Giant Ripples in Basalt and Gravel. Catastrophism ??. Coverage of Northern Europe by Glacial “Drift”. Recent Alluvium. Diluvial (“Noah’s Flood” deposits) ?.

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The Channeled Scablands, Washington State


Map of the Channeled Scablands


The Channeled Scablands:

Hanging Valley and Coolee


Giant Ripples in Basalt and Gravel


Catastrophism??


Coverage of Northern Europe by Glacial “Drift”


Recent Alluvium

Diluvial (“Noah’s

Flood” deposits) ?


Louis Agassiz, 1807 - 1873


Terminal Moraine at Thornhill, Scotland

Unsorted Till that comprises the moraine


Glacial Striations


Glacial Erratics


Agassiz in the Rhone Valley


Henry de la Beche’s Caricature of Glacial Theory:

The 3 Anthropoid figures have the faces of Lyell, Buckland, and Agassiz. The caption reads “The irregularities of Sol visited upon his system.”


Agassiz’s Tombstone – A glacial erratic from Switzerland


The 1906 San Francisco earthquake toppled the Stanford

University Statue of Louis Agassiz on it’s head.


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