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Yellowstone Hotspot


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This University of Utah website provides an overview of the history and present conditions of the Yellowstone hotspot. Topics include the track of the hotspot, tectonics, seismicity, history and global significance of major events, and the physical properties of the modern volcanic system. Numerous maps, graphs, and other figures support the text.

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    Topics: Geology & the Dynamic Earth, Agriculture & Natural Resources, Earth's Resources

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    • Interactives