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Sabino Canyon, Pima County
*Bezy, J.V., 2004, A guide to the geology of Sabino Canyon and the Catalina Highway: Arizona Geological Survey down-to-earth 17, 45 p.
*Miller, J.B., 1961, Sedimentation studies in the Sabino Canyon area near Tucson, Arizona: M.S. thesis, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, 57 p.
 

Sacaton Mountains, Pinal County
*Skotnicki, S.J., and Ferguson, C.A., 1996, Geologic map of the Sacaton Mountains, Pinal County, Arizona: Arizona Geological Survey Open-File Report OFR-96-10, 15 p., map- 1:24,000.


Saddle Mountain

*Krieger, M., 1969, Geologic map of the Saddle Mountain quadrangles, Arizona: USGS, Geol. Quad. Map 671.

 

Safford, Gila County

*Abrams, M.J., Brown, D., Lepley, L., and Sadowski, R., 1983, Remote sensing for porphyry copper deposits in southern Arizona: Econ. Geol., v.78,  p. 591-604.
*Davidson, E.S., 1961, Facies distribution and hydrology of intermontane basin fill, Safford basin, Arizona, in USGS Prof. Paper 424-C, p. 151-153.
*Harbour, J., 1966, Stratigraphy and sedimentology of the upper Safford Basin sediments: PhD, University of Arizona, Tucson, 242 p.
*Houser, B.B., 1984, Late Cenozoic history of Safford-San Simon and Bonita Creek structural basins, Gila County (abstr.): AAPG Bull., v.68, n.7, p. 938.

*Houser, B.B., Richter, D.H., and Shafiqullah, M., 1985, Geologic map of the Safford quadrangle, Graham County, Arizona: USGS Map I-1617, 1:48,000.

 

Safford Valley
*Harbour, J., 1960, Sedimentology and stratigraphy of the basin-fill sediments in the Safford Valley: Ariz. Geol. Soc. Digest, v.3, p. 131-132.
*Kruger, J.M., 1991, Seismic crustal structure beneath the Safford basin and Pinaleno Mountains: Implications for Cenozoic extension and metamorphic core complex uplift in southeastern Arizona: PhD dissertation, University of Arizona, Tucson, 158 p.

*Marlowe, J.I., 1961, Late Cenozoic geology of the lower Safford Basin on the San Carlos Indian Reservation, Arizona: PhD, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, 184 p.
*Mathias, W.P., 1960, Detrital mineral studies of some Cenozoic sediments, Safford Valley, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 39 p.
*Muller, A., 1973, An analysis of water quality problems of the Safford Valley, Arizona: University of Arizona, Reports on Natural Resource Systems, Report No.15, 126 p.
*Van Horn, W.L., 1957, Late Cenozoic beds in the upper Safford valley, Graham County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, 108 p.

Saguaro National Monument, Pima County
*McColly, R.A., 1961, Geology of the Saguaro National Monument area, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 80 p.

 

Sahuarita, Pima County

*Drewes, H., 1968, Preliminary geologic map of the Sahuarita Quadrangle, Pima County, Arizona: USGS Open-File Report, 1:48,000

*Pearthree, P.A., and Youberg, A. 2000, Surficial geologic map of the Green Valley-Sahuarita area, Pima County, Arizona: Arizona Geol. Survey Digital Geol. Map 3 (DGM 03), 1:24,000.
 

Sahuaro Lake, Maricopa County
*Durand, H.S., 1967, Geology of the Sahuaro Lake area, Maricopa County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 51 p.

Salome, Gila County
*Demsey, K.A., 1988, Quaternary geologic map of the Salome 30 x 60 minute quadrangle, west-central Arizona: Ariz. Geol. Survey Open-File Report 88-4, 1:100,000.
*Otton, J.K., Light, T.D., Shride, A.F., Bergquist, J.R., Wrucke, C.T., et al, 1981, Mineral resources of the Sierra Ancha Wilderness and Salome Study Area, Gila County, Arizona-summary report: USGS Misc. Field Invest. Map MF-1162-14, 6 p.

Salt
*Spencer, Jon E., 2005, Drill Holes in the Luke Salt Body penetrate underlying fault: Arizona Geology, Arizona Geological Survey, v. 35, no.3, pg. 1-4.
*Rauzi, S.L.. 2002, Arizona has Salt!: Arizona Geological Survey Circular 30, 36 p.

 

Salt River Canyon

*Faulds, J.E., 1986, Tertiary geologic history of the Salt River Canyon region, Gila County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, 319 p., 1:24,000.
*Lee, W.T., 1905, Underground waters of the Salt River valley, Arizona: USGS Water Supply Paper 136, 196 p.

*Livingston, D.E., 1962, Older Precambrian rocks near the Salt River Canyon, central Gila County, Arizona: New Mexico Geol. Soc., Guidebook Ann. Field Conf., p. 55-.


San Bernardino Valley, Cochise County
*DuBois, S.M., and Smith, A.W., 1980, The 1887 earthquake in San Bernardino Valley, Sonora: Historic accounts and intensity patterns in Arizona: Arizona Bureau of Geology and Mineral Technology Special Paper 3, 112 p.
*Kelley, R.J., Jr., 1966, Geology of the Pickhandle Hills, san Bernardino Valley, Cochise County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 52 p. 
*Longsworth, S.A., 1991, Geohydrology and chemical quality of groundwater, San Bernardino National Wildlife Refuge, Arizona: USGS Water Resources Investigations Report 90-4190, 28 p.
*Lynch, D.J., 1972, Reconnaissance geology of the Bernardino volcanic field, Cochise County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 78 p.
*Schwab, K.J., 1992, Maps showing groundwater conditions in the San Bernardino Valley Basin, Cochise County, Arizona and Hidalgo County, New Mexico-1991: Arizona Department of Water Resources Hydrologic Map Series Report No. 24.
*Wilson, R.P., 1976, Maps showing ground-water conditions in the Ssan Bernardino Valley area, Cochise County, Arizona-1975: USGS Water Resources Investigations Open-File Report 76-81.

San Carlos Indian Reservation

*Brown, J.G., 1989, Geology and groundwater resources of the San Carlos Indian Reservation, Gila, Graham, and Pima Counties, Arizona: USGS Water Resources Investigations Report 89-4152, 39 p.
*Marlowe, J.I., 1960, Diatremes and ring intrusion on the San Carlos Indian Reservation: Ariz. Geol. Soc. Digest, v.3, p.151-154.
*Marlowe, J.I., 1961, Late Cenozoic geology of the lower Safford Basin on the San Carlos Indian Reservation, Arizona: PhD, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, 184 p.

 

San Francisco Volcanic Field

*Breed, W.J., 1964, Morphology and lineation of cinder cones in the San Francisco volcanic field: in- Contributions to the geology of northern Arizona, Museum N. Arizona Bull. 40, p. 65-71.
*Chen, C., 1988, Andisols of the San Francisco volcanic field, Arizona: M.S. thesis, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, 111 p.
*Cummings, D., 1972, Mafic and ultramafic inclusions, Crater 160, San Francisco volcanic field, Arizona: USGS Prof. Paper 800-B, p. B95-B104.
*McLain, J.P., 1965, Photographic analysis of lineaments in the San Francisco volcanic field, Coconino and Yavapai counties, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 31 p.
*Moore, R.B., 1974, Geology, petrology, and geochemistry of the eastern San Francisco volcanic field, Arizona: PhD dissertation, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 365 p., 1:50,000.
*Moore, R.B., and Wolfe, E.W., 1976 (1977), Geologic map of the eastern San Francisco volcanic field, Arizona: USGS Misc. Inv. I-953, 1:50,000.
*Moore, R.B., and Wolfe, E.W., 1987, Geologic map of the east part of the San Francisco volcanic field, north-central Arizona: 1:50,000, USGS Misc. Field Studies, MF-1960.
*Newhall, C.G., Ulrich, G.E., and Wolfe, E.W., 1987, Geologic map of the southwest part of the San Francisco volcanic field, north-central Arizona: USGS Misc. Field Studies MF-1958, 1:50,000.
*Robinson, H.H., The San Franciscan volcanic field, Arizona: USGS Professional Paper 76, 213 p.
*Sabels, B.E., 1959, Geochronmology of the San Francisco Mountain volcanic field, Arizona (abstr.): GSA Bull., v.70, no.12, pt.2, p.1745.
*Sabels, B.E., 1960, Late Cenozoic volcanism in the San Francisco volcanic field and adjacent areas in north-central Arizona: PhD dissertation, University of Arizona, Tucson, 135 p.
*Sass, J.H., Lachenbruch, A.H., and Silver, L.T., 1984, Exploratory crustal drilling near the southern margin of the Colorado Plateau and in the San Francisco volcanic field (abstr.): EOS (Trans. AGU), in- AGU 1984 fall meeting, v.65, n.45, p.1096.
*Tanaka, K.L., Shoemaker, E.M., Ulrich, G.E., and Wolfe, E.W., 1986, Migration of volcanism in the San Francisco volcanic field, Arizona: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v.97, no.2, February 1986, p.129-141.
*Ulrich, G.E., and Bailey, N.G., 1987, Geologic map of the SP Mountains part of the San Francisco volcanic field, north-central Arizona: USGS Misc. Field Studies MF-1956, 1:50,000.
*USGS, Aeromagnetic map of the San Francisco Peaks area, Arizona: USGS Open File Report OF 84-0259, 1:62,5000.
*Wolfe, E.W., Ulrich, G.E., Holm, R.F., Moore, R.B., and Newhall, C.G., 1987, Geologic map of the central part of the San Francisco volcanic field, north-central Arizona: USGS Misc. Field Studies MF-1959, 1:50,000.

San Juan Basin
*Thaden, R.E., and Zech, R.S., 1984, Preliminary structure contour map on the base of the Cretaceous Dakota Sandstone in the San Juan basin and vicinity, New Mexico, Arizona, Colorado and Utah: USGS map 1673, 1:500,000.


San Juan Mine, Graham County
*Blake, D.W., 1971, Geology, alteration, and mineralization of the San Juan mine area, Graham county, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 85 p.

San Manuel

*Agenbred, L.D., 1967, Cenozoic stratigraphy and paleo-hydrology of the Redington-San Manuel area, San Pedro Valley, Arizona: PhD dissertation, University of Arizona, Tucson, 119 p.
*Arizona Department of Mineral Resources, 1954, New porphyry development: Silver Bell, Lavender Pit, and San Manuel, 9 p.
*Force, E.R., and Cox, L.J., 1992, Structural context of mid-Tertiary mineralization in the Mammoth and San Manuel districts, southeastern Arizona: USGS Bull. 2042-C, p. C1-C-28.
*Goss, W.P., 1948, Exploration and development of the San Manuel ore body: Min. Cong. Jour., v.34, no.12, p.22-26.
*Lovering, T.S., 1948, Geothermal gradients, recent climatic changes, and rate of sulfide oxidation in the San Manuel district, Arizona: Economic Geology Bulletin, v.43, no.1, p. 1-20.
*Lovering, T.S., Huff, L.C., and Almond, H., 1950, Dispersion of copper from the San Manuel copper deposit, Pinal County, Arizona: Econ. Geol., v.45, p. 493-514.
*Schwartz, G.M., 1953, Geology of the San Manuel copper deposit, Arizona: USGS Prof. Paper 256, 65 p.

 

San Pedro Valley
*Agenbred, L.D., 1967, Cenozoic stratigraphy and paleo-hydrology of the Redington-San Manuel area, San Pedro Valley, Arizona: PhD dissertation, University of Arizona, Tucson, 119 p.
*Davidson, E.S., and White, N.D., 1963, San Pedro River Valley in White, N.D., Stulik, R.S., Morse, E.K., and others, Annual report on groundwater in Arizona, spring 1962 to spring 1963: Arizona State Land Department Water Resources Report Number 15, p. 68-76.
*Dickinson, W.R., 1987, General geologic map of Catalina core complex and San Pedro trough: Ariz. Bur. of Geol. and Mineral Tech., Misc. Map MM-87-A, 18 p., 1:62,500.
*Freethey, G.W., 1982, Hydrologic analysis of the Upper San Pedro Basin from the Mexico-United States International Border to Fairbanks, Arizona: USGS Open-File Report 82-752, 64 p.
*Freethey, G.W., A ground water model of the upper San Pedro basin from Mexico-U.S. Inr. Boundary to Faiurbank, Arizona: USGS Open-File Report OF 82-0752, 60 p.
*Gray, R.S., 1965, Late Cenozoic sediments in the San Pedro Valley near St. David, Arizona: PhD dissertation, University of Arizona, Tucson, 198 p.
*Montgomery, E.L., 1963, The geology and ground water investigation of the Tres Alamos dam site area of the San Pedro river, Cochise County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 61 p.
*Hahman, W.R., Sr., 1981, Geothermal resource potential for a portion of the San Pedro River Valley: Arizona Geological Survey Open-File Report OFR-81-6, 59 p.
*Harris, R.C., 1996, Uranium distribution in sediments of the lower San Pedro Valley, southeast Arizona, and implications for indoor radon: Arizona Geological Survey Open-File Report OFR-96-2, 10 p., map- 1:100,000.
*Heindl, L.A., 1952, Lower San Pedro Basin, in Groundwater in the Gila River Basin and adjacent areas, Arizona- A summary, by L.C. Halpenny and others: USGS Open-File Report (unnumbered), p. 87-100.
*Jones, S.C., 1980, Maps showing ground-water conditions in the Lower San Pedro Basin area, Pinal, Cochise, Pima, and Graham Counties, Arizona - 1979: USGS Water Resource Investigations Open-File Report 80-954, scale 1:250,000.
*Konieczki, A.D., 1980, Maps showing ground-water conditions in the Upper San Pedro Basin area, Pima, Santa Cruz, and Cochise Counties, Arizona -1978: USGS Water Resource Investigations Open-File Report 80-1192.
*Lammers, G.E., 1970, The Late Cenozoic Benson and Curtis Ranch faunas from the San Pedro Valley, Cochise County, Arizona: 193 p.
*Page, H.E., 1963, Water Regimen of the inner valley of the San Pedro River near Mammoth, Arizona - a pilot study: USGS Water Supply Paper 1669-I, 22 p.
*Putnan, F., Mitchell, K., and Bushner, G., 1988, Water resources of the upper San Pedro basin, Arizona: Arizona Department of Water Resources, 158 p.
Robinson, R.C., 1965, Sedimentology of beach ridge and nearshore deposits, fluvial Lake Cochise, southeastern Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 111 p.
*Roeske,R.H., and Werrell, 1973, Hydrologic conditions in the San Pedro River valley, Arizona, 1971: USGS Arizona Water Commission Bulletin, 4 p.
*Smith, D.G., 1963, Pleistocene Geology and geomorphology of the San Pedro River System, Cochise County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 73 p.

*Tuan, Yi-Fu, 1954, Types of pediments in the San Pedro Valley region, Arizona: Assoc. Pacific Coast Geog. Yearbook, v.16, p. 17-24.
*Wood, M.L., 1997, Historical channel changes along the lower San Pedro River, southeastern Arizona: Arizona Geological Survey Open-File Report OFR-97-21, 44 p., map 1:24,000.
*Youberg, A., and Spencer, J.E., 2007, Geochemical fingerprint of a Plio-Pleistocene tephra in California Wash in the Benson area, San Pedro River Valley, southeastern Arizona: Arizona Geological Survey, OFR-07-02, 13 p.
*Wynn, J., 2000, Mapping groundwater in three dimensions; an analysis of the airborne geophysical surveys of the upper San Pedro River basin, Cochise County, southeastern Arizona with an interpretation of where the groundwater lies: USGS Open File Report 00-0517, 46 p., 1:200,000.


San Simon, Cochise County
*Harris, R.C., 1997, Earth fissures in the Bowie-San Simon area, Cochise County, Arizona: Arizona Geological Survey Open-File report OFR-97-19, 10 p., map 1:24,000.

*Houser, B.B., 1984, Late Cenozoic history of Safford-San Simon and Bonita Creek structural basins, Gila County (abstr.): AAPG Bull., v.68, n.7, p. 938.
*White, N.D., 1963, Analysis and evaluation of available hydrologic data for San Simon basin, Cochise and Graham Counties, Arizona: USGS Water-Supply Paper 1619-DD, 33 p.
 

Santa Catalina Mountains, Pima County

*Banks, N.G., 1976, Reconnaissance geologic map of the Mount Lemmon quadrangle, Arizona: USGS Misc. Field Studies MF-747, 1:62,500.
*Bezy, J.V., 2002, A guide to the geology of the Catalina State Park and the western Santa Catalina Mountains: Ariz. Geol. Survey. Down-to-Earth 12 (DTE 12), 56 p.
*Bezy, J.V., 2004, A guide to the geology of Sabino Canyon and the Catalina Highway: Arizona Geological Survey down-to-earth 17, 45 p.
*Braun, E.R., 1969, Geology and ore deposits of the Marble Peak area, Santa Catalina Mountains, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 75 p.
*Bromfield, C.S., 1950, Geology of the Maudina mine area, northern Santa Catalina Mountains, Pinal County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 63 p.
*Bromfield, C.S., 1952, Some geologic features of the Santa Catalina Mountains: Arizona Geol. Soc-GSA, Guidebook Southern Arizona, p. 51-55.
*Bruhn, H.H., 1927, Some notes on the Apache Group of the Santa Catalina Mountains and other sections in southeastern Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 31 p.
*Budden, R.T., 1975, The Tortolita-Santa Catalina Mountain complex: M.S., University of Arizona, Tucson,133 p.
*Bykerk-Kauffman, A., 1987, Metamorphic and microstructural differences between two generations of mylonites in the Catalina-Rincon metamorphic core complex, Arizona (abstr.): GSA Abstr. with Prog., 1987 annual meeting, p. 608.

*Bykerk-Kauffman, A., 1990, Structural evolution of the northern Santa Catalina Mountains, Arizona; A glimpse of the pre-extension history of the Catalina complex: PhD Dissertation, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, 195 p.
*Catanzaro, E.J., and Kulp, J.L., 1964, Discordant zircons from the Little Belt (Montana), Beartooth (Montana) and Santa Catalina (Arizona) Mountains: Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, v.28, p. 87.
*Creasey, S.C., and others, 1976, Middle Tertiary plutonism in the Santa Catalina and Tortolita Mountains, Arizona: USGS Open-File Report 76-262.
*Damon, P.E., Erickson, R.C., and Livingston, D.E., 1963, K-Ar dating of Basin and Range uplift, Catalina Mountains, Arizona: National Acad. Sci., pub. 1075, National Res. Council, Nuclear Sci. Series, Report 38, p. 113.
*Dickinson, W.R., 1987, General geologic map of Catalina core complex and San Pedro trough: Ariz. Bur. of Geol. and Mineral Tech., Misc. Map MM-87-A, 18 p., 1:62,500.
*Dubois, R.L., 1959, Geology of the Santa Catalina Mountains, Ariz. Geol. Soc. Guidebook II, Southern Arizona, p. 107-116.
*Dubois, R.L., 1959, Petrography and structure of a part of the gneissic complex of the Santa Catalina Mountains, Arizona: Arizona Geol. Soc., Guidebook II Southern Arizona, p. 117-127.
*Durning, W.P., 1972, Geology and mineralization of Little hills Mines area, northern Santa Catalina Mountains, Pinal County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, tucson, 91 p.
*Erickson, R.C., 1962, Petrology and structure of an exposure of the Pinal Schist, Santa Catalina Mountains, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 71 p.
*Fair, C.L., and Jinks, 1961, Santa Catalina foothills fault in the Pontotoc area: Ariz. Geol. Soc. Digest, v.4, p. 131-133.

*Force, E.R., 2002, Structural reconnaissance of lower-plate rocks along the Catalina-Rincon range front, Pima County, Arizona: Ariz. Geol. Survey Contributed Map 02-A (CM 02-A), 11 p., 1:48,000, !:24,000.

*Guerin, G., Brun, J.P., and Van Den Driessche, J., 1990, Kinematics of pre-Miocene ductile deformation in the Santa Catalina core complex and adjacent regions: Tectonics, v.9, p.1305-1326.
*Hanson, H.S., 1966, Petrography and structure of the Leatherwood quartz diorite, Santa Catalina, Pima County, Arizona: PhD dissertation, University of Arizona, Tucson, 104 p.
*Hernon, R.M., 1932, Pegmatite rocks of the Catalina-Rincon Mountains, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, 65 p.
*Hinkle, M.E., and others, 1981, Geochemical maps of the Pusch Ridge Wilderness Area, Pima County, Arizona: USGS Misc. Field Studies Map MF-1356-A, 1:50,000.
*Holt, W.E., 1986, Crustal structure from 3-D gravity modeling of a metamorphic core complex, a model for uplift, Catalina-Rincon Mountains, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 23 p.
*Janecke, S.U., 1986, Structural geology and tectonic history of the Geesaman Wash area, Santa Catalina Mountains, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 151 p.
*Keith, S.B., Reynolds, S.J., Damon, P.E., and others, 1980, Evidence for multiple intrusion and deformation within the Santa Catalina-Rincon-Tortolita crystalline complex, southern Arizona: GSA Memoir 153, p. 217-267.
*Laney, R.L., 1971, Weathering of the  granodioritic rocks in the Rose Canyon Lake area, Santa Catalina Mountains, Arizona, 28 p.
*Laughlin, A.W., 1960, Petrology of the Molino Basin area of the Santa Catalina Mountains, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 53 p.
*Magirl, C.S., and others, 2006, Debris flows and record floods from extreme mesoscale convective thunderstorms over Santa Catalina Mountains, Arizona: Eos. Trans., AGU 87 (52), Fall Meeting Suppl., Abstract H21B-1370.
*Mc Cullough, E.J., Jr., 1963, A structural study of the Pusch Ridge-Romero Canyon area, Santa Catalina Mountains, Arizona: PhD dissertation, University of Arizona, Tucson, 67 p.
*Miller, J.B., 1961, Sedimentation studies in the Sabino Canyon area near Tucson, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 57 p.
*Peirce, F.L., 1958, Structure and petrography of part of the Santa Catalina Mountains: PhD dissertation, University of Arizona, Tucson, 86 p.
*Peterson, R.C., 1963, The structural geology of the Sabino Canyon fold, Santa Catalina Mountains, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 37 p.
*Peterson, R.C., 1968, A structural study of the east end of the Catalina Forerange, Pima County, Arizona: PhD dissertation, University of Arizona, Tucson.
*Pilkington, H.D., 1961, A mineralogic investigation of some garnets from the Catalina Mountains, Pima County, Arizona: Arizona Geol. Soc. Digest, v.4, p. 117-123.
*Pilkington, H.D., 1962, Structural petrology of a part of the east flank of the Santa Catalina Mountains, Pima County, Arizona: PhD dissertation, University of Arizona, Tucson, 120 p.
*Shakel, D.W., 1974, M.S., The geology of layered gneisses in part of the Santa Catalina forerange, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 233 p.
*Shakel, D.W., Silver, L.T., and Damon. P.E., 1977, Observations on the history of the gneissic core complex, Santa Catalina Mountains, southern Arizona: GSA Abstracts with Programs, v.9, p. 1169-1170.
*Sherwonit, W.E., 1974, A petrographic study of the Catalina Gneiss in the forerange of the Santa Catalina Mountains, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 165 p.
*Suemnicht, G.A., 1977, Geologic map and section of the Canada del Oro valley headwaters, Santa Catalina Mountains, Pima-Pinal Counties, Arizona: Ariz. Bur. Geol. and Min. Tech., Misc. Map MM-77-A, 1:1,000.
*Voelger, K., 1953, Cenozoic deposits in the southern foothills of the Santa Catalina Mountains near Tucson, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 101 p.
*Waag, C.J., 1968, Structural geology of the Mt. Bigelow-Bear Wallow-Mt. Lemmon area, Santa Catalina Mountains, Arizona: PhD dissertation, University of Arizona, Tucson, 133 p.
*Wallace, R.M., 1951, Stratigraphy and structure of a part of the Canada del Oro district, Santa Catalina Mountains, Pinal County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 55 p.
*Wallace, R.M., 1955, Structure of the northern end of the Santa Catalina Mountains, Arizona: PhD dissertation, University of Arizona, Tucson, 45 p.
*Wood, M.M., 1963, Metamorphic effects of the Leatherwood quartz diorite, Santa Catalina Mountains, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 68 p.
*Young, D.P., The history of deformation and fluid phenomenon in the top of the Wilderness Suite, Santa Catalina Mountains, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 144 p.

Santa Cruz Batholith
*Bond, J., 1925, The Santa Cruz batholith of Arizona: Arizona Mining Journal, v.9, no.8, p. 8-9, 23-24.
 

Santa Cruz County
*Schnabel, L., Welty, J.W., Trapp, R.A., and Reynolds, S.J., 1986, Bibliography for metallic mineral districts in Pima and Santa Cruz Counties, Arizona: Arizona Bureau of Geology and Mineral Technology, Circular 26, 44 p.
*Taylor, O.J., 1960, Correlation of volcanic rocks in Santa Cruz County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 59 p.
*Wilson, E.D., Moore, R.T., and O'Haire, R.T., 1960, Geologic map of Pima and Santa Cruz Counties, Arizona: Arizona Bureau of Mines.

Santa Cruz River
*Coulson, O.B., 1950, Geology of the Sweetwater Drive area and correlation of Santa Cruz Valley gravels: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 75 p.
*Katz, L.T., 1987, Steady state infiltration processes along the Santa Cruz and Rillito Rivers: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 119 p.
*Parker, J.T., 1990, Temporal variability of lateral channel change on the Santa Cruz River, Pima County, A rizona (abstr.): EOS Trans. AGU in AGU 1990 fall meeting, v.71, n.43, p.1322.
 

Santan Mountains, Pinal and Maricopa Counties
*Skotnicki, S.J., and Ferguson, C.A., 1996, Bedrock geology of the Santan Mountains, Pinal and Maricopa Counties, Arizona: Arizona Geological Survey Open-File Report OFR-96-9, 22 p., map- 1:24,000.

 

Santa Rita Mountains, Santa Cruz County

*Asmeron, Y., Zartman, R.E., Damon, P.E., and Shaffiqullah, M., 1988, U-Th-Pb zircon ages from the Santa Rita Mountains, SE Arizona: Implications for Timing of early Mesozoic magmatism: GSA Abst. with Programs, v.20, p. 140.

*Beatty, B., 1987, Correlation of some mid-Mesozoic redbeds and quartz sandstones in the Santa Rita Mountains, Mustang Mountains, and Canelo Hills, southeastern Arizona: M.S. thesis, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, 30 p.
*Drewes, H., 1967, A geochemical anomaly of base metals and silver in the southern Santa Rita Mountains, Santa Cruz County, Arizona: USGS Prof. Paper 575-D, p. D176.

*Drewes, H., 1968, New and revised stratigraphic names in the Mount Wrightson Formation of southeastern Arizona: USGS Bull. 1274-C, 15 p.

*Drewes, H., 1971, Geologic map of the Sahuarita quadrangle, southeast of Tucson, Santa Cruz and Pima Counties, Arizona: USGS Misc. Inv. Map I-613.

*Drewes, H., 1971, Geologic map of the Mount Wrightson quadrangle, southeast of Tucson, Santa Cruz and Pima Counties, Arizona: USGS Misc. Invest. Map I-614

*Drewes, H., 1971, Mesozoic stratigraphy of the Santa Rita Mountains, southeast of Tucson, Arizona: USGS Prof. Paper 658-C, 81 p.
*Drewes, H., 1972, Cenozoic rocks of the Santa Rita Mountains, southeast of Tucson, Arizona: USGS Prof. Paper 746, 66 p.
*Drewes, H., 1973, Geochemical reconnaissance of the Santa Rita Mountains, southeast of Tucson, Arizona: USGS Bull. 1365, 67 p.
*Drewes, H., 1974, Preliminary report on analytical data of plutonic rocks of the Santa Rita Mountains, southeast of Tucson, Arizona: USGS Open File Report 74-260, 34 p.
*Drewes, H., 1976, Plutonic rocks of the Santa Rita Mountains, southeast of Tucson, Arizona: USGS Prof. Paper 915, 75 p.

*Hagstrum, J.T., 1994, Remagnetization of Jurassic volcanic rocks in the Santa Rita and Patagonia Mountains; implications for North American apparent polar wander: Jour. Geophys. Res., B, Solid Earth and Planets, v.99, n.8, p. 15,103-15,113.
*Heatwole, D.A., 1966, Geology of the Box Canyon area, Santa Rita Mountains, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University  of Arizona, Tucson, 70 p.
*Riggs, N.R., and Busby-Spera, C.J., 1990, Evolution of a multi-vent volcanic complex within a subsiding arc graben-depression; Mount Wrightson Formation, Arizona: GSA Bull., v.102, p.1114-1134.
*Van Fleet, J.M., 1973, Geomorphology of the Box Canyon drainage basin, Santa Rita Mountains, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 47 p.

Santa Rosa Mountains, Pima County
*Bergquist, J.R., Blacet, P.M., and Miller, S.T., 1978, Reconnaissance geologic map of the Santa Rosa Mountains quadrangle, Pima County, Arizona: USGS Misc. Field Studies MF-935, 1:62,500.

San Vicente
*Keith, W.J., 1976, Reconnaissance geologic map of the San Vicente and Cocoraque Butte 15-minute quadrangles, Arizona: USGS Misc. Field Studies MF-769, 1:62,5000.
 

San Xavier, Pima County
*Arnold, L.C., 1964, Supergene mineralogy and processes in the San Xavier Mine area, Pima County, Arizona:  M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 63 p.
*Heindl, L.A., 1962, Ground-water shadows and buried topography, San Xavier Indian Reservation, Pima County, Arizona: USGS Prof. Paper 450-C, p. 120-122.
*Irvin, G.W., 1959, Pyrometasomatic deposits at San Xavier mine: Arizona Geological Society, Guidebook Southern Arizona, p.195-197.
*Park, C.F., Jr., 1929 Geology of the San Xavier District: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 20 p.
*Wilson, C.A., 1960, Ore controls of the San Xavier mine, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 58 p.

Scherrer Formation
*Luepke, G., 1967, Petrology and stratigraphy of the Scherrer Formation (Permian) in Cochise County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 52 p.
*Luepke, G., 1972, A re-examination of the type section of the Scherrer formation (Permian) in Cochise County, Arizona: Arizona Geological Society Digest, vol.9.
*Rader, D.L., 1986, The depositional environment of the Permian Scherrer Formation in southeastern Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 69 p.

Schultze Granite
*Clary, T.A., 1970, Geology of the Schultze Granite and related copper mineralization: M.S. thesis, Arizona State University, Tempe, 37 p. 

Scottsdale, Maricopa County
*Kenny, R., 1986, Reconnaissance environmental geology of the Tonto foothills, Scottsdale, Arizona: M.S. thesis, Arizona State university, Tempe, 160 p.

Sedimentary Basins
*McKee, E.D., 1951, Sedimentary basins of Arizona and adjoining areas: Geol. Soc. America Bulletin, vol.62, p. 481-506.

Sedimentary Hills, Pima County
*Bennett, P.J., 1957, The geology and mineralization of the Sedimentary Hills area, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 41 p.
*Davenport, R.E., 1963, Geophysical investigation of the sedimentary Hills area, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University  of Arizona, Tucson, 51 p.
 

Sedona, Yavapai and Coconino Counties

*Weir, G.W., Ulrich, G.E., and Nealey, L.D., 1986, Preliminary geologic map of the Sedona 30 minute by 60 minute quadrangle, Yavapai and Coconino Counties, Arizona: USGS Open-File Report OF 86-0164, 13 p., 1:100,000.

Seismicity
*Pearthree, P.A., 1986, Late Quaternary faulting and seismic hazard in southeastern Arizona and adjacent portions of New Mexico and Sonora, Mexico: Arizona Bureau of Geology and Mineral Technology, Open-File Report 86-8, 22 p.
*Stover, C.W., Reagor, B.G., Algermissen, S.T., 1986, Seismicity map of the State of Arizona: USGS Misc. Field Studies MF-1852, 1:1,000,000.
 

Sells
*Matis, J.P., 1970, Hydrogeology of the Sells area, Papago Indian Reservation, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 59 p.

Seven Dash Ranch, Cochise County
*Cook, F.S., 1938, The Geology of the Seven Dash Ranch Area, Cochise County, Arizona:  M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 27 p.

 

Seventy-Nine Mine, Gila County

*Kierch, G.A., 1947, The geology and ore deposits of the Seventy-Nine Mine area, Gila County, Arizona: PhD, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, 124 p.

Sheridan Mountain, Yavapai County
*Krieger, M.H., 1967, Reconnaissance geologic map of the Sheridan Mountain Quadrangle, Yavapai County, Arizona: USGS Misc. Inv. Map I-505, 1: 62,500.

 

Shinarump, Coconino County

*McQueen, K., 1957, Photogeologic map of the Shinarump NE Quadrangle, Coconino County, Arizona: USGS Misc. Inv. Map I-255, 1:24,000.

 

Shinarump Formation
*Evensen, C.G., 1953, A comparison of the Shinarump conglomerate of Hosekinnine Mesa with that in other selected areas in Arizona and Utah: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 88 p.
*Gray, I.B., 1961, Nature and origin of the Moenkopi-Shinarump hiatus in Monument Valley, Arizona and Utah: PhD, University of Arizona, Tucson, 94 p.
*Gregory, H.E., 1913, The Shinarump conglomerate: American Journal of Science, 4th series, v.35, p.424-438.
*Grundy, W.D., 1953, Geology and uranium deposits of the Shinarump Conglomerate of Nokai Mesa, Arizona and Utah: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 88 p.

*Smith, R.S., Jr., 1957, A study of the Chinle-Shinarump beds in the Leupp-Holbrook area, Arizona: PhD, University of Arizona, 170 p.

Shiprock
*O'Sullivan, R.B., and Beikman, H.H., 1963, Geology, structure, and uranium deposits of the Shiprock Quadrangle, New Mexico and Arizona: USGS Misc. Inv. Map I-345, 1:250,000

 

Show Low, Navajo County
*McKay, E.J., 1972, Geologic map of the Show Low quadrangle, Navajo County, Arizona: USGS GQ-973, 1:62,500.

Shylock Shear Zone

*Villalovos, A.J., and Karlstrom, K.E., 1992, Structural analysis of the early Proterozoic northern Shylock Shear zone, central Arizona (abstr.): Abstracts with Programs-GSA, in- GSA, Rocky Mtn. Section and associated societies, 45th annual meeting: Abstracts with Prog. , v.24, n.6, p. 66.

 

Sierra Anchas

*Brady, T.B., 1987, Early Proterozoic structure and deformational history of the Sheep Basin Mountain area, northern Sierra Anchas, Gila County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, Northern Arizona Univ., Flagstaff, 122 p.
*Conway, C.M., and Wrucke, C.T., 1986, Proterozoic geology of the Sierra Ancha-Tonto Basin, Mazatzal Mountains area, road log and field trip guide: Arizona Geol. Soc. Digest, in- Frontiers in geology and ore deposits of Arizona and the Southwest, Barbara Beatty, ed. and others, v.16, p. 227-247.

*Light, T.D., 1985, Mineral investigation of the Sierra Ancha Wilderness and Salome Study Area, Gila County, Arizona: US Bur. Mines MLA-34-85, 141 p., 1:48,000.
*Otton, J.K., Light, T.D., Shride, A.F., Bergquist, J.R., Wrucke, C.T., et al, 1981, Mineral resources of the Sierra Ancha Wilderness and Salome Study Area, Gila County, Arizona-summary report: USGS Misc. Field Invest. Map MF-1162-14, 6 p.

*Sherlock, S. M., 1986, Structure and stratigraphy of early Proterozoic rocks, Mc Donald Mountain-Breadpan Mountain, northern Sierra Anchas, Gila County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, Northern Arizona Univ., 81 p.

 RME-3152, 117 p.

*Silvers, L.T., 1960, Age determination on Precambrian diabase differentiates in the Sierra Anchas, Gila County (abst): GSA Bull., v.71, no.12, pt.2, p. 1973-1974.

* Williams, F.J., 1957, Structural control of uranium deposits, Sierra Ancha region, Gila County, Arizona: US Atomic Energy Comm., RME-3152, 117 p.

Sierra Estrella, Maricopa County
*Melchiorre, E.B., 1992, Geologic map of the Sierra Estrella, Maricopa County, Arizona: Arizona Geological Survey Open-File Report 92-15, 17 p., 1:50,000.
*Spencer, J.E., Reynolds, S.J., Anderson, P., and Anderson, J.L., 1985, Reconnaissance geology of the crest of the Sierra Estrella, central Arizona: Arizona Bureau of Geology and Mineral Technology Open-File Report 85-11, 20 p.

 

Sierra Vista, Cochise County

*Coes, A.L., 2001, Investigation of recharge through areas adjacent to and within ephemeral streams, Sierra Vista subwatershed, Arizona (abstr.): Proceedings of the Arizona Hydrological Society Annual Symposium, (in) 14th annual symposium of the Arizona Hydrological Society, 14, p. 17-18.
*Coes, A.L., Gellenbeck, D.J., and Towne, D.C., 1999, Ground-water quality assessment of the Sierra Vista Subbasin, Arizona 1996-1997 (abstr.): Proceedings of the Arizona Hydrological Society Annual Symposium, (in) Water issues and partnerships for rural Arizona; proceedings of the Twelfth annual symposium, extended abstracts,
*Gettings, P.E., and Gettings, M.E., 1996, Modeling of a magnetic and gravity anomaly profile from Dragoon Mountains to Sierra Vista, southeastern Arizona: USGS Open File Report OF 96-0288, 15 p.
*Melchiorre, E.B., 1992, Geologic map of the Sierra Estrella, Maricopa County, Arizona: Arizona Geological Survey Open-File Report 92-15, 17 p., 1:50,000.

 

Sierrita Mountains, Pima County

*Anthony. E.Y., 1986, Geochemical evidence for crustal melting in the origin of the igneous suite at the Sierrita porphyry copper deposit, southeastern, Arizona: PhD dissertation, University of Arizona, Tucson, 79 p.
*Cooper, J.R., 1971, Mesozoic stratigraphy of the Sierrita Mountains, Pima County, Arizona: USGS Prof. Paper 658-D, 42 p.
*Drewes, H., and Cooper, J.R., 1973, Reconnaissance geologic map of the west side of the Sierrita Mountains, Palo alto Ranch quadrangle, Pima County, Arizona: USGS Misc. Field Studies, Map MF-538, 1:24,000.
*Lacy, W.C., 1959, Structure and ore deposits of the east side of the Sierrita Mountains, Arizona Geological Society Digest, v.II, p.185.
*Lootens, D.J., 1965, Structure and petrography of the East side of the Sierrita Mountains, Pima County, Arizona: PhD dissertation, University of Arizona, Tucson, 225 p.
*Ransome, F.L., 1922, Ore deposits of the Sierrita Mountains, Pima County, Arizona: USGS Bull. 725, p. 407-428.

*Thoms, J.A., 1966, The geology and ore deposits of the Tascuela area, Sierrita Mountains, Pima County, Arizona: PhD dissertation, Michigan University, Ann Arbor, 371 p.
 

Signal Mountain
*Kreidler, T.J., 1986, Mineral investigation of a part of the Signal Mountain Wilderness Study Area (A2-020-138), Maricopa County, Arizona: US Bureau of Mines, MLA 62-86, 9 p. 


Silica Plugs
*Barrington, J., and Kerr, P.F., 1963, Collapse features and silica plugs near Cameron, Arizona: GSA Bulletin, v.74, p.1237-1258.

Silurian
*Keyes, C.R., 1934, Silurian rocks in Arizona (abstr.): Pan-Am. Geol., v.61, p.140-141.


Silver

*Bastin, E.S., 1924, Origin of certain rich silver ores near Chloride and Kingman, Arizona: USGS Bull. 750, p.17-39.

*Bradley, M.A., 1987, Vein mineralogy, paragenetic sequence and fluid inclusion survey of the silver district, La Paz County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, 131 p.

*Henderson, P.C., 1962, The Peck mine, silver bonanza in the Bradshaw Mountains: Arizona and the West, v.4, n.3, p. 227-236.
*Romslo, T.M., and Ravitz, S.F., 1947, Arizona manganese-silver ores; U.S. Bureau of Mines RI-4097.
*Titley, S.R., 1985, Gold and Silver production in Arizona and its relationship to geologic setting-implications: GSA. Rocky Mountain Section Meeting, Program with Abstracts, p.268.

 

Silver Bell, Pima County

*Abrams, M.J., Brown, D., Lepley, L., and Sadowski, R., 1983, Remote sensing for porphyry copper deposits in southern Arizona: Econ. Geol., v.78, p. 591-604.
*Arizona Department of Mineral Resources, 1954, New porphyry development: Silver Bell, Lavender Pit, and San Manuel, 9 p.
*Barney, W.G., 1904, The Silver Bell Mountains, Arizona: Engr. Min. Jour., v.78, p. 755-756.
*Buseck, P.R., 1962, Contact metasomatic deposits at Concepcion del Oro, Mexico, Tem Piute, Nevada, and Silver Bell, Arizona: PhD dissertation, Columbia University, 254 p.
*Clarke, C.W., 1965, The geology of the El Tiro hills, west Silverbell Mountains, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 51 p.
*Graybeal, F.T., 1982, Geology  of the El Tiro area; in: Titley, S.R., ed., Advances in the geology of the porphyry copper deposits, Tucson, University of Arizona Press, p. 487-507.
*Guilbert, J., and Davis, S.R., 1979, Field trip guide to Silver Bell: Society of Economic Geologists Porphyry Copper Deposit Conference Notebook, unpublished manuscript.
*Joseph, N.L., 1982, Epithermal veins in the Silver Bell district, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 49 p.
*Kerr, P. F., 1951, Alteration features at Silver Bell, Arizona: GSA Bull., v.62, p. 451-480.
*Mauger, R.L., 1966, A petrographic and geochemical study of Silverbell and Pima mining districts, Pima County, Arizona: PhD dissertation, University of Arizona, Tucson, 140 p.
*Merz, J.L., M.S., 1967, The geology of the Union Hill area, Silverbell district, Pima County, Arizona: M.S., 1967, University of Arizona, Tucson, 58 p.
*Sawyer, D.A., and Lipman, P.W., 1983, Silver Bell Mountains, Arizona- porphyry copper mineralization in a late Cretaceous caldera: EOS (AGU Trans.), v.64, p.874.
*Sawyer, D.A., and Lipman, P.W., 1985, Caldera volcanism and porphyry copper mineralization at Silver Bell, Arizona,in, Granite-related mineral deposits; geology, petrogenesis and tectonic setting; extended abstracts of papers presented at the CIM conference (R.P.Taylor, ed and others) Halifax,N.S.:  CIM Geol. Div, 1985, p.216-222.
*Sawyer, D.A., 1986, Late Cretaceous caldera volcanism and porphyry copper deposits, Silver Bell Mountains, southern Arizona: Ariz. Geol. Soc. Digest, Frontiers in geology and ore deposits of Arizona and the Southwest.

*Sawyer, D.A., 1996, Geologic map of the Silver Bell and West Silver Bell mountains, Southern Arizona: USGS Open-File Report OF 96-0006 (1:24,000).
*Sawyer, D., ands Lipman, P.W.,1984, Petrology and geochemistry of coeval silicic volcanic and plutonic rocks associated with the Cretaceous porphyry copper deposit at Silver Bell, Arizona: EOS, Trans. AGU, in AGU 1984 fall meeting, v.65, n.45, p.1129.
*Sawyer, D.A., and Lipman, P.W., 1985, Caldera volcanism and porphyry copper mineralization at Silver Bell, Arizona: in- Granite-related mineral deposits; geology, petrogenesis and tectonic setting, extended abstracts of papers presented at the CIM conference, R.P. Taylor, ed. and others, Halifax, Nova Scotia: CIM Geol. Div., p. 216-222.
*Shoemaker, A.H., and Sommers, G., 1924, The Geology of the El Tiro Mine, Silver Bell, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 1924.

*Watson, B.N., 1964, Structure and petrology of the eastern portion of the Silver Bell Mountains, Pima County, Arizona: PhD dissertation, University of Arizona, Tucson, 168 p.
 

Silver City Quadrangle
*Richter, D.H., Sharp, W.N., Watts, K.C., Raines, G.L., Hausser, B.B., and Klein, D.P., 186, Map showing mineral resource assessment of the Silver City 1 degree by 2 degree Quadrangle, New Mexico and Arizona,: USGS Misc. Inv. Map I-1310-F, 1:1,150,000
*Watts, K.C., Hassemer, J.R., Forn, C.L., and Siems, D.F., 1986, Geochemical maps showing distribution and abundance of bismuth and beryllium in the nonmagnetic fraction of stream-sediment concentrates, Silver City 1 degree by 2 degree Quadrangle, New Mexico and Arizona: USGS Misc. Field Studies MF-1183-H, 1:250,000.
*Watts, K.C., Hassemer, J.R., Forn, C.L., and Siems, D.F., 1986, Geochemical maps showing distribution and abundance of copper in two fractions of stream-sediment concentrates, Silver City 1 degree by 2 degree Quadrangle, New Mexico and Arizona: USGS Misc. Field Studies MF-1183-B, 1:250,000.
*Watts, K.C., Hassemer, J.R., Forn, C.L., and Siems, D.F., 1986, Geochemical maps showing distribution and abundance of lead in two fractions of stream-sediment concentrates, Silver City 1 degree by 2 degree Quadrangle, New Mexico and Arizona: USGS Misc. Field Studies MF-1183-A, 1:250,000.
*Watts, K.C., Hassemer, J.R., Forn, C.L., and Siems, D.F., 1986, Geochemical maps showing distribution and abundance of zinc in two fractions of stream-sediment concentrates, Silver City 1 degree by 2 degree Quadrangle, New Mexico and Arizona: USGS Misc. Field Studies MF-1183-D, 1:250,000.
 

Silver Mountain
*Winegar, R.C., 1978, Silver Mountain geology (north half and south half): Arizona Bureau of Geology and Mineral Technology, Misc. Map MM-78-A, 1:4,800.
 

Silver Reef, Pinal and Pima Counties
*Blacet, P.M., Bergquist, J.R., and Miller, S.T., 1978, Reconnaissance geologic map of the Silver Reef Mountains Quadrangle, Pinal and Pima Counties, Arizona: USGS Misc. Field Studies MF-934, map 1:62,500.

Simmons Peak, Cochise County

*Geologic map and structure sections of the Simmons Peak Quadrangle, Cochise County, Arizona: USGS Misc. Inv. I-1569, 1:24,000.
*Krieger, M.H., 1967, Reconnaissance geologic map of the Simmons Quadrangle, Yavapai County, Arizona: USGS Misc. Inv. Map I-503, 1:62,500.


Sinks

*Hoffmann, J.P., Pool, D.R., Konieczki, A.D., and Carpenter, M.C., 1998, Causes of sinks near Tucson, Arizona, USA: Hydrology Journal, v.6, n.3, p. 349-364.

 

Sitgreaves Mountain, Coconino County

*Gilman, C.R., 1965, Geology and geohydrology of the Sitgreaves Mountain area, Coconino County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, 87 p.

Slate Mountains
*Hogue, W.G., 1940, Geology of the northern part of the Slate Mountains, Pinal County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 45 p.

Skarns
*Einaudi, M.T., 1982, Description of skarns associated with porphyry copper plutons, southwestern North America, in Titley, S.R., ed., Advances in the Geology of Porphyry Copper Deposits, University of Arizona Press, Tucson, Arizona, p. 139-184.

Snowball, Maricopa County
*Denton, T.C., and Kumke, C.A., 1949 Snowball fluorite deposit, Maricopa County: US Bureau of Mines Report of Investigations 4540, 15 p.
 

Snowflake, Navajo County
*Johnson, P.W., 1962, Water in the Coconino Sandstone for the Snowflake-Hay Hollow area, Navajo County, Arizona: USGS Water-Supply Paper 1539-S, p. 51-54, 1:125,000.
 

Soil
*Richardson, M.L., and Miller, M.L., 1974, Report and interpretations for the General Soil Map, Pima County, Arizona: US Dept. Agriculture Soil Conservation Service, 45 p., 1:500,000.


Solomonsville
*Lapham, M.H., and Neill, N.P., Soil survey of the Solomonsville area, Arizona: US Dept. Agriculture Field Oper. Bur. Soils, 30 p.
 

Sonoita
*Moran, W.R, 1957, Cretaceous stratigraphy and oil possibilities of the Sonoita-Elgin area, Pima and Santa Cruz counties, Arizona: Union Oil of California, unpublished report F-172.

Sonoita Creek
*Nassereddin, M.T., 1967, Hydrogeological analysis of groundwater flow in Sonoita Creek basin, Santa Cruz County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 67 p.
 

Sonoran Desert
*Howard, K.A., Carr, M.D., and Miller, D.M., 1981, Tectonic framework of the Mojave and Sonoran Deserts, California and Arizona: USGS Open File Report OF-81-0503, 130 p.

Slate Mountains, Pinal County
*Hogue, W.G., 1940, Geology of the  Northern Part of the Slate Mountains, Pinal County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 45 p.

Southeastern Arizona
*Drewes, H., 1981, Tectonics of southeastern Arizona: USGS Professional Paper 1144, 96 p.
*Dumble, E.T., 1902, notes on the geology of southeastern Arizona:  AIME Trans., 31, p. 696-715.
*Hayes, P.I., 1970, Cretaceous paleogeography of southeastern Arizona and adjacent areas: USGS Professional Paper 658-B, 42 p.
*Hayes, P.T., and Drewes, H., 1968, Mesozoic sedimentary and volcanic rocks of southeastern Arizona, in: titley, S.R., ed., Southern Arizona Guidebook 3, Arizona Geological society, p. 49-58.

 

South Mountain

*Davis, G.A., Lister, G.S., and Reynolds, S.J., 1986, Structural evolution of the Whipple and South Mountain shear zone, southwestern United States: Geology, v.14, p. 7-10.
*Reynolds, S.J., 1985, Geology of the South Mountains, central Arizona: Arizona Bureau of Geology and Mineral Technology Bulletin 195, 61 p., 1:24,000.
*Reynolds, S.J., Shafiquallah, M., Damon, P.E., and Dewitt, E., 1986, Early Miocene mylonitization and detachment faulting, South Mountain, central Arizona: Geology, v.14, p. 283-286.
*Smith, B.M., and Reynolds, S.J., 1985, Oxygen and hydrogen isotope study of mylonization and detachment faulting, South Mountain, central Arizona (abs.): EOS (AGU Transactions), v.66, p. 1138.

Southwestern Arizona
*Eberly, L.D., and Stanley, T.B., Jr., 1978, Cenozoic stratigraphy and geologic history of southwestern Arizona: GSA Bulletin, v.89, p. 921-940.

 

SP Mountain

*Hendricks, J.D., 1975 (1976), Complete Bouguer gravity map of SP Mountain quadrangle, Coconino County, Arizona: USGS Geophys. Inv. Map GP-905, 1:50,000.
*Ulrich, G.E., 1987, SP Mountain cinder cone and lava flow, northern Arizona: in- S.S. Beuss, ed., Centennial Field Guide Volume, Boulder, Co.: GSA 2, p.385-388.
*Ulrich, G.E., and Bailey, N.G., 1974, Geologic map of the SP Mountain quadrangle, Arizona: USGS Open-File Report 74-5, 1:50,000.

 

Springerville

*Condit, C.D., 1984, The petrogenesis of the western one third of the Springerville volcanic field east-central Arizona; a first look (abs.): EOS, Transactions AGU, in AGU fall meeting, v. 65, n.45, Nov. 6, 1984, p. 1122.
*Condit, C.D., Aubele, J.C., and Crumpler, L.S., 1987, Volcanic record of the Springerville volcanic field, east-central Arizona (abstr.): GSA Abstracts with Program, 1987 annual meeting, p. 625.
*Condit, C.D., Crumpler, L.S., and Aubele, J.C., 1999, Lithologic, age group, magnetopolarity, and geochemical maps of the Springerville volcanic field, east-central Arizona,: USGS Inv. Map. I-2431, 1:100,000.

*Connor, C.B., Condit, C.D., Crumpler, L.S., and Aubele, 1992, Evidence of regional structural controls on vent distribution; Springerville volcanic field, Arizona: Jour. of Geophys. Res., v.97, p.12,349-12,359.

*Crumper, L.s., Aubele, J.C., and Condit, C. D., 1994, Volcanoes and neotectonic characteristics of the Springerville volcanic field, Arizona-New Mexico Geol. Soc. Field Conf. Guidebook, The Mogollon Slope.

Square Creek Mesa
*Leighty, R.s., 2007, Geologic map of the Black Canyon City and Square Creek Mesa area, central Arizona: Arizona Geological Survey Contributed Map CM-07-A, v.1.0, scale 1:24,000, 46 p.
 

Steppe Mining District
*Williams, S.A., 1962, The mineralogy of the Mildren and Steppe Mining Districts, Pima County, Arizona: PhD dissertation, University of Arizona, Tucson, 145 p.

Stewart Mountain
*Skotnicki, S.J., and Leighty, R.S., 1997, Geologic map of the Stewart Mountain Quadrangle, Maricopa County, Arizona: Arizona Geological Survey Open-File report OFR-97-12, 19 p., map 1:24,000.
 

St. David (Cochise County)
*Gray, R.S., 1965, Late Cenozoic sediments in the San Pedro Valley near St. David, Arizona: PhD dissertation, University of Arizona, Tucson, 198 p.

St. David Formation
*Harrison, J.A., 1972, The mammals of the Wolf Ranch local fauna, St. David Formation, Cochise County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 81 p.

St. Michaels
*Dubois, R.L., 1958, Some geologic features of the St. Michaels area, Arizona: New Mexico Geol. Soc. Guidebook 9th Field Conference, p. 191-193.

 

St. Johns

*Green, T.E., jr, 1960, Disturbed beds near St. Johns, Apache County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, Univ. Texas, (abst) in Ariz. Geol. Soc. Digest, v.3, p.181.

 

Strawberry

*Weir, G.W., and Beard, L.S., 1994, Preliminary geologic map of the Strawberry Quadrangle, Yavapai, Gila, and Coconino Counties, Arizona: USGS Open File Report OF 94-0265, 1:24,000.

Stronghold Granite, Cochise County
*Bock, C.M., 1962, The distribution of some selected alkaline metals and alkaline earths in the Stronghold granite, Cochise County, Arizona: PhD dissertation, University of Arizona, Tucson, 95 p.

 

Sullivan Copper Mine, Cochise County

*Kumke, C.A., 1947, Sullivan copper mine, Cochise County, Arizona: USBM RI 4015, 4 p.

Sulfur
*Kelly, F.J., 1962, Sulfur production and consumption in eight western states, Arizona, Colorado, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, and Wyoming: USBM, IC 8094, 85 p.
*Wideman, F.L., 1957, A reconnaissance of sulfur resources in Wyoming, Colorado, Utah, New Mexico, and Arizona: USBM, IC 7770, 61 p.

Sulphur Springs Valley
*Meinzer, O.E., and Kelton, F.C., 1913, Geology and water resources of the Sulphur Springs Valley, Arizona: USGS Water-Supply Paper 320, 231 p.

 

Sunset Crater
*Amos, R.C., 1986, Sunset Crater, Arizona-evidence for a large magnitude Strombolian eruption: M.S. thesis, Arizona State University, Tempe, 165 p.
*Hanson, S.L., 2003, Roadside geology: Wupatki and Sunset Crater Volcano National Monuments: Arizona Geological Survey Down-to-Earth 15, 32 p.

*Smiley, T.L., 1958, The geology and dating of Sunset Crater, Flagstaff, Arizona: New Mexico Geol. Soc. Guidebook, 9th Field Conference, p.186-190.

Sunshine, Pima County
*Higdon, C.E., 1935, Geology and Deposits of the Sunshine Area, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 25 p.

 

Supai Group

*Billingsley, G.H., and Mc Kee, E.D., 1982, Pre-Supai buried valleys: in McKee, E.D., ed., The Supai Group of Grand Canyon: USGS Prof. Paper 1173, p.137-153.

*Gerrard, T.A., 1964, Environment studies of the Fort Apache member, Supai Formation (Permian), East-Central Arizona: Ph.D. dissertation, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, 187 p.
*Hughes, P.W., 1950, The stratigraphy of the Supai formation in the Chico Valley area, Yavapai County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 95 p.
*Jackson, R.L., 1951, The stratigraphy of the Supai formation along the Mogollon rim, central Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 82 p.
*Keyes, C.R., 1932, Supaian correlations in Arizona: Pan-Am. Geol., v.58, p.119-128.

*Mc Kee, E.D., 1982, The Supai Group of Grand Canyon: USGS Prof. Paper 1173, 504 p.
*Passmore, V.L., 1969, Subsurface stratigraphy of the Supai Formation in east central Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 48 p.
*Roller, J.A., 1987, Fracture history of the Redwall Limestone and lower Supai Group, western Hualapi Indian Reservation, northwestern Arizona: USGS Open-File Report OF-87-0359, 33 p.

*Winters, S.S., 1962, Lithology and stratigraphy of the Supai Formation, Fort Apache Indian Reservation, Arizona: New Mexico Geol. Soc. Guidebook, 13th Field Conference, p.87-89.
*Winters, S.S., 1963, Supai formation (Permian) of eastern Arizona: GSA Memoir 89, 99 p.
 

Superior

*Blucher, A.G., Jr., 1958, Porphyry copper reconnaissance, Globe-Superior region, Pinal-Gila Counties, Arizona: private ASARCO report 12 p.
*Ettlinger, I.A., and Short, M.N., 1935, Magma mine, superior district: in: Copper Resources of the World, 16th Int. Geol. Cong., p. 202-213.
*Galbraith, F.W., 1935, Geology of the Silver King Area, Superior, Arizona: PhD dissertation, University of Arizona, Tucson, 154 p.
*Hammer, D.F., Webster, R.N., and Lamb, D.C., 1962, Some geologic features of the Superior area, Pinal County, Arizona: New Mexico Geol. Soc. Guidebook, 13th field conference, p. 148-153.
*Harshman, E.N., 1940, Geology of the Belmont-Queen Creek area, Superior, Arizona: PhD dissertation, University of Arizona, Tucson, 167 p.

*Keith, S.B., 1985, Laramide, Galiuro, and San Andreas orogenies, Ray-Superior area, Pinal County, Arizona: Ariz. Geol. Soc. 1985 Fall Field Trip, 168 p.
*Peterson, D.W., 1961, Dacitic ash-flow sheet near Superior and Globe, Arizona: PhD dissertation, Stanford University, Stanford, California, 130 p. and USGS Open File Report, April 3, 1961, 130 p.
*Peterson, D.W., 1961, Flattening ratios of pumice fragments in an ash-flow sheet near Superior Arizona: Geol. Survey research, 1961, USGS Prof. Paper 424-D, p. D82-D84.
*Peterson, D.W., 1962, Preliminary geologic map of the western part of the Superior quadrangle, Pinal County, Arizona: USGS Mineral Inv. Field Studiers Map MF 253.
*Peterson, D.W., 1969, Geologic map of the Superior Quadrangle, Pinal County, Arizona: USGS Geol. Quad. Map 818, 1:24,000.
*Puckett, J.C., Jr., 1970, Petrographic study  of a quartz diorite stock near Superior, Pinal County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, tucson, 48 p.
*Ransome, F.L., 1914, Copper deposits near Superior, Arizona: USGS Bull. 540, pt.1, p. 129-158.
*Richard, S.M., and Spencer, J.E., 1998, Compilation geologic map of the Ray-Superior area, Central Arizona: Arizona Geological Survey Open-File Report OFR-98-13, 47 p., map 1:24,000.
*Sell, J.D., 1960, Diabase at the Magma mine, Superior, Arizona: Arizona Geol. Soc. Digest, v.3, p. 93-97.
*Sell, J.D., 1961, Bedding replacement deposit of the Magma mine, Superior, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 48 p.
*Short, M.N., and Ettinger, J.A., 1927, Ore deposition and enrichment at the Magma mine, Superior, Arizona: AIME Trans., v.74, p. 174-222.
*Short, M.N., and Wilson, D.E., 1938, Magma mine area, Superior, in Some Arizona ore deposits: Arizona Bur. Mines, Geol. Ser. No.12, Bull. 145, p. 90-98.
*Short, M.N., and others, 1943, Geology and ore deposits of the Superior Mining area, Arizona: Arizona Bur. Mines Bull.  151, geol. ser. 16, 159 p.
*Wardell, H.R., 1941, The geology of the Potts Canyon mining area near Superior, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 104 p.
*Wilson, E.D., 1950, Superior Area, in Arizona zinc and lead deposits, Part I: Ariz. Bur. Mines, Geol. Ser. No.18, Bull. 156, p. 84-98.

Superstition Mountains
*Mootooka, J.M., 1978, Analyses of rocks and stream sediments of the Superstition wilderness, Arizona:  USGS Open File Report 78-483, 162 p.
*Stuckless, J.S., and Naeser, C.W., 1972, Rb-Sr and fission track age determinations in the Precambrian plutonic basement around the Superstition volcanic field, Arizona: USGS Professional Paper 800-B, p. B191-B194.
 

Sus Hills
*Jansen, L., 1973, Geology of the Sus Hills, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson.

 

Sycamore Canyon, Coconino County

*Huff, L.C., Santos, E., and Raabe, R.G., 1966, Mineral resources of the Sycamore Canyon primitive area, Arizona: USGS Bull. 1230-F, P. 19, map 1:48,000.
*Pfirman, R.S., 1968, Stratigraphy and history of the Toroweap Formation (Permian) between Grindstone and Sycamore Canyon, Coconino County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, 108 p.
*Price, W.E., Jr., 1948, Rim rocks of Sycamore Canyon, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 93 p.
*Price, W.E., Jr., 1950, Cenozoic gravels on the rim of the Sycamore Canyon, Arizona: GSA Bull., v.61, p.501-508.

Sycamore Creek, Maricopa County
*Skotnicki, S., 1992, Geologic map of the Sycamore Creek region, Maricopa County, Arizona: Arizona Geological Survey, Contributed Map CM 92-D, 1:24,000.
 

Sycamore Ridge, Pima County
*Jones, W.R., 1941, The geology of the Sycamore Ridge area, Pima County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 89 p.

Swisshelm Formation
*Ebbley, N., Gilbert, C.M., and Langenheim, R.L., Jr., 1957, Upper Devonian Swisshelm formation of southeastern Arizona: AAPG Bull., v.41, no.10, p. 2243-2256.

 

Swisshelm Mountains

*Diery, H.D., 1964, Petrography and petrogenetic history of a quartz monzonite intrusive, Swisshelm Mountains, Cochise County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 100 p.
*Eppis, R.C., Gilbert, C.M., and Langenheim, R.L., 1957, Upper Devonian Swisshelm Formation of southeastern Arizona: AAPG Bull.
*Loring, W.B., 1947, The geology and ore deposits of the Mountain Queen area, northern Swisshelm Mountains, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 65 p.
*Thayer, D.W., 1973, Pennsylvanian Lepospondyl amphibians from the Swisshelm Mountains, Cochise County, Arizona: M.S. thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, 66 p.