Mountain Building and Crustal Deformation . Economic Consequences of Geologic Structures. Tracing Coal Seams, Aquifers, etc. Ore Deposits are often localized along faults and folds Petroleum Traps. Isostasy . Thickness and Density. Isostatic Rebound in Canada .
Orogeny is the variety of processes that occur during mountain-building, including:
Sedimentary Structures are governed by:
They all have a “right way up”
Foliation is a sheetlike structure that forms when rocks are deformed.
In every case, the foliation is:
Complex Folds, Scotland