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Structure Contouring

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This chapter covers the basic techniques for contouring continuous surfaces and for the construction of composite-surface maps. The contouring of faults and faulted surfaces is treated in Chap. 7.

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  • Structure Contour
  • Contour Spacing
  • Prominent Fold
  • Oring Point
  • Ection Distance

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Groshong, R.H. (2006). Structure Contouring. In: 3-D Structural Geology. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-31055-6_3

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