This collection contains all the articles from Volume 3, Number 2, 1969 of the Earth Science Journal.

  • Coverpage and Contents

    Waikato Geological Society (Waikato Geological Society, The University of Waikato, 1969)
    Coverpage and Contents from Volume 3, Number 2, 1969 of Earth Science Journal.
  • Skeleton Islands of New Zealand and elsewhere

    Cotton, C.A. (Waikato Geological Society, The University of Waikato, 1969)
    Skeleton Islands are a variety of the class of islands resulting from subsidence of dissected land, subcategory 4a of a classification of islands here offered. Such islands are characterised by development of a sprawling ...
  • Rational descriptive classification of duricrusts

    Dury, G.H. (Waikato Geological Society, The University of Waikato, 1969)
    The term duricrust appears to be extending itself to include calcareous, gypseous, and saline crusts, in addition to crusts composed dominantly of silica and/or of sesquioxides of iron and aluminium, with or without ...
  • New Zealand microcosm of subtropical soils

    Guerassimov, I.P. (Waikato Geological Society, The University of Waikato, 1969)
    Some examples of zonal soils in New Zealand are described by a visiting Soviet soil scientist. Analyses made in Moscow of samples collected during the visit are given and compared with results obtained by New Zealand Soil ...
  • The effect of some environmental factors on rapid mass movement in the Hunua Ranges, New Zealand

    Pain, C.F. (Waikato Geological Society, The University of Waikato, 1969)
    This paper describes some of the relationships between rapid mass movement and environmental factors in the Hunua Ranges. Extreme climatic events appear to be important in triggering mass movement, while vegetation has a ...
  • Geomorphology of the Kaikoura area

    Chandra, Satish (Waikato Geological Society, The University of Waikato, 1969)
    The major physiographic units in the Kaikoura area are the Peninsula Block, Beach Ridges and Raised Beaches, Hard Rock Areas and the Alluvial Fans. Erosion of the Seaward Kaikoura Mountains and the transfer of the debris ...
  • Book reviews and Book notices

    Waikato Geological Society (Waikato Geological Society, The University of Waikato, 1969)
    Book reviews and Book notices from Volume 3, Number 2, 1969 of Earth Science Journal.

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