Volcanism- Carbonatites 
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Roger Weller, geology instructor  wellerr@cochise.edu
last edited:  12/20/15

online references   

Carbonatite-Wikipedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbonatite

Carbonatite Deposits
http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/1995/ofr-95-0831/CHAP6.pdf

Descriptive Model of Carbonatite Deposits
http://pubs.usgs.gov/bul/b1693/html/bull5rsj.htm

Unusual Lava Types- Cabonatites
http://www.geology.sdsu.edu/how_volcanoes_work/Unusual%20lava.html

Oldoinyo Lengai- What is carbonatite?
http://blogs.stlawu.edu/lengai/what-is-carbonatite/

Minerals Zone- Carbonatite
http://www.mineralszone.com/minerals/carbonatite.html

You Tube Video of Carbonatite Eruption
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=itTYc4sRvxI

Carbonatites of the World
http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1139/

Explored Carbonatite Deposits
http://mrdata.usgs.gov/carbonatite/

Carbonatite Occurrences
http://petrology.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2009/01/21/petrology.egn080.full

New World Encyclopedia- Carbonatites
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Carbonatite

Nkumbwa Hill Carbonatite, Zambia
http://www.mindat.org/loc-31173.html

Carbonatites and the Wilson Cycle
http://geosphere.geoscienceworld.org/content/2/1/53.full

Genesis of Carbonatites
http://alkaline09.narod.ru/abstracts/Woolley.htm

Carbonatites in Italy
http://unich.academia.edu/FRANCESCOSTOPPA/Papers/137646/Carbonatites_and_Kamafugites_in_subduction_environment_noooooo_

Rift Valleys and Carbonatites
http://deepblue.lib.umich.edu/bitstream/2027.42/33386/1/0000785.pdf

The Geology of Rare Earth Elements
http://www.cacheexploration.com/investors/rare-earth-media-information/101-the-geology-of-rare-earth-elements.html

Iron Hill Carbonatite, Colorado
http://www.mindat.org/loc-3632.html

Evolution of Rare-Metal Carbonatites
http://elpub.wdcb.ru/journals/rjes/v10/2007ES000285/2007ES000285.pdf

Elk Creek Carbonatite, Nebraska
http://newenergyandfuel.com/http:/newenergyandfuel/com/2010/05/19/buried-rare-earth-element-treasure-in-nebraska/elk-creek-carbonatite-formation-map/

Canadian Carbonatites
http://uraniuminvestingnews.com/5288/kirrin-resources-inc-canadian-uranium-and-rare-earth-element-exploration.html

Greenland Carbonatites
http://canmin.geoscienceworld.org/content/46/4/933/F1.expansion.html

Mountain Pass, California Carbonatite
http://geology.csupomona.edu/drjessey/fieldtrips/mtp/mtnpass.htm

Rare Earth Districts, USA (map)
http://www.coloradorareearth.com/about.htm

South Africa Carbonatites
http://petrology.oxfordjournals.org/content/40/4/525.full

Mexico Carbonatites
http://digitalcommons.utep.edu/dissertations/AAI9970437/

List of World Locations of Alkaline and Carbonatite Intrusions
http://www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/other.htm

Geology of Rare Earths
http://geology.com/usgs/ree-geology/


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