Mexican Volcanic Belt

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Davis Lake Volcanic Field
... The Davis Lake volcanic field, is a volcanic field with a group of andesitic cinder cones, lava flows and basaltic andesite shield volcanos east of the Cascade Range of Oregon, USA ...
Guanajuato - Geography and Climate
... with its territory divided among three of Mexico physical regions, the Sierra Madre Oriental, the Mexican Plateau and the Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt ... The Mexican Plateau extends through the center of the state ... The Trans Mexican Volcanic Belt crosses the state in the south and includes the Bajío area, the Altos de Jalisco and the valleys area in the far south ...
Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt Pine-oak Forests
... The Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt pine-oak forests is a subtropical coniferous forest ecoregion of the Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt of central Mexico ...
Querétaro - Geography, Climate and Ecology
... The Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt occupies about half of the state in the center and south ... The area is mostly volcanic rock with peaks and mesas between 2,000 and 3,000 m and valleys between 1,800 and 1,900 m ASL ... center of the state, overlapping almost all of the area formed by the Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt, with the exception of the north of the El Marqués ...
Nova Iguaçu Volcano
... in Portuguese) is located in the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in an area of volcanic rocks at the north-eastern border of the Mendanha massif ... the site to be an extinct volcano with a volcanic cone, volcanic crater, and volcanic bomb ... Scientific journals have studied the volcanic geology of the area, identifying the rocks of volcanic appearance as constituted of subvolcanic intrusive rock bodies ...

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