An exposure on the west side of Cabbage Island, Boothbay Harbor, Maine.
Massanutten Sandstone, folded into an anticline.
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Forest and marine ecosystems meet along the rocky Maine coastline.
Close up of some of the breccia cemented by siliceous and iron/manganese oxide cements.
Image brought to you by the Mid-Atlantic Geo-Image Collection (M.A.G.I.C.).
Acadian metamorphics and granitic pegmatite intrusions, with a fair bit of structure.
East wall of historic Chapman's Mill (Beverly Mill), located at Thoroughfare Gap, Virginia.
Ordovician-aged tempestite, chock full of trilobite bits and pieces.
Sample loaned for imaging by M.A.G.I.C. by Rick Diecchio, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia.
A monkeypuzzle tree grows in the Enid Haupt Gardens south of the Smithsonian "Castle" in Washington, DC. The monkeypuzzle is a surviving species that's part of a very old genus.
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