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Martin limestone with fossil brachiopods
 

 Sedimentary Rock Types-Videos
   number of videos:  42           last edited: 11/30/15

 
Sedimentary Rocks
   Sedimentary Rocks-general lectures
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Etu9BWbuDlY
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i5EquzaNN_I
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WUqldSl0jAI
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NasjF8cFopQ
   Clastic Sedimentary Rocks
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G0ru-kLpedo
   Chemical Creation of Sedimentary Rocks
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bRY3nVV5390

 Conglomerate
   "Puddingstone"- Conglomerate
          http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o-oH5Y_RN6c
   Conglomerate in Wyoming
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v1FTxqW-o00
   Jackhammer trying to break up conglomerate
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8LZrmaqPNA8

 Breccia
   Breccia on Mars
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DOJabrm9TMA
   Possible breccia
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xKUPxXDad-0
   Cutting a puddingstone with diamond saw
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JqoFrHKeoqk


 Sandstone
   Sandstone Quarry
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=384_j4CNVeU
   Sandstone Climbing
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AmVPs0_zTI4
   Austin Glen sandstone formation
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SRqbb94M1h4
   The Wave sandstone formation
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eDign7wVl00

 Siltstone

   Siltstone Cave
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jYj4rVVlCy4

 Shale
   Pierre Shale outcrop *
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ucsVt6FN8n4
   Digging Shale
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dJtnOaSB2Z0
   Burgess Shale Fossil Location *
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NKoXbbOMIJs
   Oil Shale Rush **
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Kj35AT_ONM

 Limestone
   Abandoned Limestone Quarry
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y5MYsAmokis
   Mining Limestone *
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mt5Ik0f2fXE *
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1er6q4ckg4A
              (part 2)*
   Quarry Blasting of Limestone
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NYh5ZQGCP7g
   Silurian Limestone Fossils
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mY38uErf0CE

 Dolomite
   Dolomite-Wikipedia
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pc9-kfOiUYk *
   Dolomite Mining
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pc9-kfOiUYk

 Gypsum
   Tour of Alabastine Gypsum Mine, Michigan
          http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5wmn-7gZFKw
   Underground Gypsum Mine Trip, Grand Rapids Michigan
          http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yJMoUnQKhi8 **
   How Gypsum Board is Made **
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tmbk8Pfau0I

 Rock Salt
   Salt Mining
          http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XBhY347jmgI
           (ignore ad)
   Modern Marvels- Salt Mining **
          http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xnWJlsrQ9f0 ** (best)
   Underground salt Mine-Kansas
          http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tnc5jg_zDzk
 

 Chert and Flint
   Finding Chert
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fkgSzoBbBEs
   Finding Flint and Chert  (making sparks)
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=--vUBWlFpY0
   Making a Flint Axe ( in German)

         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q-EPqWdkdw4
   Flint from Texas
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q_Q3OvxT3pw

 Coal

   Coal Formation
          http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QEa36qNo86E
   Coal from England  (good!)
          http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MBeXRRTGjNE *
   West Virginia Underground Coal Mine
          http://www.youtube.com/watch
?v=LzqEEYC_CfY
   Pioneering Underground Mining
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=649dZPCTD30

 

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