Andes of South America:
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The Andes Mountains of South America

  

Geology of the Andes Mountains- References

     The Andes-Geology  University of Arizona
     http://www.geo.arizona.edu/geo5xx/geo527/Andes/geology.html


     The Andes-Introduction   University of Arizona
     http://www.geo.arizona.edu/geo5xx/geo527/Andes/intro.html

     Andes- Wikipedia
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andes

     Andes Mountains-Britannica
     https://www.britannica.com/place/Andes-Mountains

     Climate. Tectonics, and Morphology of the Andes
     http://geomorphology.sese.asu.edu/Papers/Montgomery_etal_Andes2001.pdf

     Peru:  Basic Geology and Some Neotectonics
     http://web.gps.caltech.edu/~clay/PeruTrip/Talks/Audin2010_lowdef.pdf

     The Andes of Chile and Argentina
     https://www.researchgate.net/publication/284756949_The_Andes_of_Chile_and_Argentina_in_Geology_of_the_Andes_and_its_Relation_to_Hydrocarbon_and_Mineral_Res


     The Geological Society-Ocean/Continental Margin: The Andes
     https://www.geolsoc.org.uk/Plate-Tectonics/Chap3-Plate-Margins/Convergent/Oceanic-continental

     Crustal Thickness Variations in the Central Andes
     http://www.geo.arizona.edu/sites/www.geo.arizona.edu/files/web/Zandt/pubs/Beck_etal_Geology1996.pdf

     Atacama, Chile- Geology
      https://www.hhgs.org.uk/monthly_meetings/previous_meetings/high_atacama/high_atacama.htm
    
      Chile Geology Maps
      http://gisandes.brgm.fr/gis_geol_map.htm

      Uplift History of the Central and Northern Andes
      http://geomorphology.sese.asu.edu/Papers/gregory-wodzicki_andes_uplift_gsab00.pdf

    
 

Nazca Plate- References

     Nazca Plate- Wikipedia
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nazca_Plate

     The Nazca Plate
     http://caribbeantectonics.weebly.com/nazca-plate.html
    
     Seismicity of the Nazca Plate- USGS
     https://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eqarchives/poster/regions/nazca.php

     The Nazca Plate and the South American Plate- You Tube Video
       https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4OOosON1Guc

     Nazca Plate Motion
     https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Nazca_Plate_map-fr.png

     Nazca Plate Map
     http://lhs.loswego.k12.or.us/z-alts/Earth%20Science/unit%205%20plate%20tectonics/02_Computer_Lab_Activity_Plate_Boundaries_files/image022.jpg



Volcanoes- References

     Volcanoes of the Central Andes- Volcano World
     http://volcano.oregonstate.edu/oldroot/CVZ/volcindx.html

     Andean Volcanic Belt- Wikipedia
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andean_Volcanic_Belt


Mines- References 
 

     Andean Cordillera- Big Deposits/Big Mines
     http://s1.q4cdn.com/807296388/files/images/los_azules-01.png

     Andean Copper Deposits Map
     http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-3sCKbq4f0Oo/U_Io_SGvqYI/AAAAAAAAOfM/wgAmmyJLXBc/s1600/206E-Image%2BChilean%2BCopper%2BMines.jpg

     Chuquicamata Copper Mine
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chuquicamata

     List of Mines in Chile- Wikipedia
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_mines_in_Chile

     Underground Mines in Chile- Wikipedia
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Underground_mines_in_Chile


     Geology of the Chuquicamata Mine
     http://econgeol.geoscienceworld.org/content/96/2/249
    
     Andean Cordillera-Bog Deposits/Big Mines
     http://s1.q4cdn.com/807296388/files/images/los_azules-01.png

     Chuquicamata: The World’s Greatest Ore Body
     http://www.geo.tu-freiberg.de/oberseminar/os07_08/Daniela_Focke.pdf

     Chuquicamata Copper Mine
     http://miningeology.blogspot.com/2015/05/chuquicamata-copper-mine.html

     Andean Copper Deposits Map
     http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-3sCKbq4f0Oo/U_Io_SGvqYI/AAAAAAAAOfM/wgAmmyJLXBc/s1600/206E-Image%2BChilean%2BCopper%2BMines.jpg

     Chuquicamata Copper Mine
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chuquicamata

     List of Mines in Chile- Wikipedia
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_mines_in_Chile

     Underground Mines in Chile- Wikipedia
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Underground_mines_in_Chile



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