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Publication Type
Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Donovan, S. K.; Jackson, Trevor A.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Geography and Geology
Article Title
A field guide to the geology of the University of the West Indies Campus, Mona
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Journal Title
Caribbean Journal of Earth Science
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2000
Volume ID
34
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Page(s)
19-26
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Abstract
This is the first published field guide to utilise urban geology as a tool for undergraduate education in Jamaica. The campus of the University of the West Indies, Mona, is well-suited for this purpose, being situated on the Liguanea Plain, surrounded by the Port Royal, Dallas and Long Mountains, and the Hope River, and including buildings that utilise a broad range of local rock types in their construction, Five stops are discussed in detail and suggestions made for other sites on campus where further observations can be made.....
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