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Liquefaction in Deposits of River
Liquefaction in Deposits of River
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Title: Liquefaction in Deposits of River

Description: Liquefaction in recent deposits of the Pajaro River formed these sand volcanoes along extensional fissures in a field prepared for autumn planting near Pajaro, across the Pajaro River from Watsonville. Furrows are spaced about 1.2 m (4 ft) apart.

Location: Watsonville, CA, USA

Date Taken: Oct 17 1989

Photographer: J.C. Tinsley
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Photographer Organization: U.S. Geological Survey

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