Serpentine Photos 
Cochise College        
Photos of Rocks       
Metamorphic Rocks
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Roger Weller, geology instructor

wellerr@cochise.edu    copyright 2011-R.Weller


serpentine from California-B
The presence of water in serpentine cause the altering rock to swell,
creating cracks and slippage, eventually producing slickensides.

 


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Just credit photo to R.Weller/Cochise College.