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National Geochronological Database

Radiometric and fission-track age determinations of geologic materials from the continental US and Alaska

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Database structure (tables and field categories)
Publication:
USGS Open-File Report 2003-236
National Geochronological Database
http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2003/0236/

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