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Bisti West study site, Bisti Coal Field

resource and potential reclamation evaluation

by United States. Bureau of Land Management.

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Published by [Washington, D.C.?] : U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Reclamation, Geological Survey .
Written in English

  • Coal mines and mining,
  • New Mexico,
  • Reclamation of land

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesResource and potential reclamation evaluation : Bisti west study site, Bisti coal field.
    SeriesEMRIA report -- 5, EMRIA report -- 5.
    ContributionsUnited States. $b Bureau of Reclamation
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25104785M

    as the Bisti Member) above the last coal-bearing strata is absent (Hunt and Lucas, ). The widespread brilliant, red layers visible on many of the hill tops in the Bisti are the result of underground coal fires which created brittle, iron oxide colored rock from the surrounding siltstone and shale. Sandstone formations at Bisti De-Na-Zin Wilderness, New Mexico, USA 'Mushroom' rock and boulders, Bisti Wilderness Area, New Mexico USA; The Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness is a 45,acre wilderness area located in San Juan County in the U.S. state of New Mexico. The Wings, bizarre rock formations in Bisti Badlands, New Mexico, USA.

    U.S. Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, U.S. Geological Survey, , Bisti West study Site, Bisti coal field--Resource and Potential Reclamation Evaluation: EMRIA Report , p. U.S. Geological Survey and Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology, , Preliminary report of coal . BISTI T.P. H u n t e r W a s h Burnham Consolidation Coal Co. & El Paso Natural Gas Co. Lease-inactive Eastern boundary, Navajo Reservation BHP Minerals Navajo Mine Addition Sunbelt’s Gateway Mine Sunbelt’s De-Na-Zin Kf Mine Geologic contact Fruitland Formation Wilderness area Mine area Location map for Bisti study area.

      To get to Bisti, from West Broadway Ave in Farmington, New Mexico, drive south on NM for miles to the road to Bisti. Actually, several miles before this, you will see the first access road. A sign will point down the road, but will say that there is no access to Bisti. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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The Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness is a 45,acre (18, ha) wilderness area located in San Juan County in the U.S. state of New ished inthe Wilderness is a desolate area of steeply eroded badlands managed by the Bureau of Land Management, with the exception of three parcels of private Navajo land within its boundaries.

The John D. Dingell, Jr. Conservation, Management, and Location: San Juan County, New Mexico, U.S. Little visited and largely unknown, the Bisti Badlands is an amazingly scenic and colorful expanse of undulating mounds and unusual eroded rocks covering 4, acres, hidden away in the high desert of the San Juan Basin that covers the distant northwest corner of New Mexico, yet this area is just one of many similar regions in the region, the remainder even less publicized.

The Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness is a rolling landscape of badlands which offers some of the most unusual scenery found in the Four Bisti West study site Region. Time and natural elements have etched a fantasy world of strange rock formations made of interbedded sandstone, shale, mudstone, coal, and silt.

The weathering of the sandstone forms hoodoos - weathered rock in the form of pinnacles, spires, cap. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion. Librivox Free Audiobook.

Full text of "Star Lake-Bisti regional coal environmental statement: final". The one on the right reminds me of a window that is featured on the Point Imperial road along the north rim of the Grand Canyon. Smaller, of course, but not a miniature like the Bisti Arch.

It is about 10 minutes walk north and a bit west from the wall to this feature. There is a narrow field of view for the windows, at least from the western side. This site is for people interested in walking through the Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness in Northwest New Mexico.

The Wilderness is a broad, flat badlands located about 35 miles south of Farmington, New Mexico. It was once two separate wilderness areas, called Bisti and De-Na-Zin.

preted from well cuttings and from geophysical logs. All of the major coal beds and many of the minor ones are identified on the strip log. REFERENCES Bureau of Land Management,Bisti west study site, Bisti coal field: U. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Energy Mineral.

I’m a big fan of natural phenomena like weird rock formations, so this site was at the top of my list to visit. It didn’t disappoint. The hike in is totally unmarked, but I used my phone compass (and followed some footsteps.) to the hoodoos and it was worth it!/ TripAdvisor reviews.

One of the few readily available sources of information is the book "Bisti," published in by the University of New Mexico Press. It encompasses the Bisti and nearby areas. It contains black and white photographs of the rock sculptures. To reach the Bisti Badlands, travel thirty seven and a half miles south of Farmington, on State Highway   The Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness encompas acres of rock formations that would seem more natural on Mars than in New Mexico.

The U.S. Congress designated the Bisti/De-Na-Zin as a wilderness area in The Bureau of Land Management manages the site. Translated from the Navajo word Bistahí, Bisti means “among the adobe formations.”.

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Main Street, in Farmington, this is an easy stop to make before your Bisti adventure. For assistance prior to your visit, call or email [email protected] To assist you in planning your Bisti excursion, we have created a Bisti/De-Na.

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The area was once a delta that lay just to the west of the shore of an ancient sea and a habitat to prehistoric animals. When the water disappeared, it left behind a 1,foot layer of jumbled sandstone, mudstone, shale, and coal that lay undisturbed for fifty million years.

Over the years, ash from a volcano, limestone, coal, and melting 24 Yelp reviews.Type section is adjacent to site of now defunct Hunter's Store at SW1/4 SW1/4 T13W, R24N, San Juan basin, San Juan Co, northwestern NM.

[Probably named for Bisti oil field (discovered in ) or for Bisti Trading Post at 36 deg, 16'N and deg, 15'W].Aztec is part of the Farmington, New Mexico Metropolitan Statistical Area. census. As of the census ofthere were 6, people, 2, households, and 1, families residing in the city.

The population density was /km 2 (/mi 2).There were 2, housing units at an average density of /km 2 (/mi 2).The racial makeup of the city was % White, % African.