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Places of Geologic SignificanceVan Hise Rock

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The material of this rock was once sand on the sea bottom, and has since hardened into Quartzite. It was tilted to the present position by a slow earth movement, and then separated from the adjacent cliff by erosion.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Archived2012

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 9/7/2007

last visited: 9/20/2015

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NN103.6 km

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Places of Geologic SignificanceRib Mountain Quartzite - Wausau, WI

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Rib Mountain is a Monadnock - a harder peak - composed of Quartzite. It is the highest rock hill in the state of Wisconsin.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member onfire4jesus

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 9/27/2007

last visited: 6/1/2010

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NENE146.8 km

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Places of Geologic SignificanceAntigo Silt Loam State Soil of Wisconsin

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Antigo silt loam, first identified through a resource inventory conducted in Langlade County in 1933, was named after the nearby city and occurs in areas across a dozen counties from Green Bay to Minnesota.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member onfire4jesus

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 9/27/2007

last visited: 12/24/2014

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