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Earth Fissure Videos:

 The Earth Fissure PLANNING MAP , Explained. (Scale: 1:250,000). By Todd Shipman, AZGS Geologist. Click Here to View The Earth Fissure Study Area Map, Explained. (Scale: 1:24,000). By Todd Shipman, AZGS Geologist. Click Here to View

Todd Shipman, AZGS Geologist on Earth Fissures in Arizona
1. The Origin and Nature of Earth Fissures
2. A Brief History of Earth Fissures in Arizona
3. Mapping Earth Fissures, the AZGS Philosophy
4. AZGS Earth Fissures Mapping Team
5. Fissure Hazards: Cracked Roads, Broken Pipes, Ruined Property and Dead Livestock
6. Y-Crack Computer Monitor Discussion
7. Living with Earth Fissures - The Queen Creek Approach
8. Earth Fissure Center (EFC): An Online Resource
9. Reporting Earth Fissures to the Arizona Geological Survey
10. Some Unanswered Questions About Earth Fissures


Lee Allison, Arizona State Geologist and AZGS Director on Earth Fissures in Arizona.

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Earth Fissures in the Wilcox Basin, Cochise County (.mp4)
1. Introduction By Lee Allison
2. Intro to Subsidence in Wilcox Basin, Cochise County
3. Impact of Earth Fissures in Wilcox Basin I
4. Impact of Earth Fissure in Wilcox Basin II
5. On the Ground Earth Fissures I
6. On the Ground Earth Fissures II
7. On the Ground Earth Fissures III
8. Using GPS Technology to Map Earth Fissures
9. The Future of Earth Fissure Studies

 

Rogers Earth Fissure Photosynth (Microsoft Live Labs)
These images of the Rodgers earth fissure, located in western Maricopa County, were taken in November 2008 by Joe Cook. The image mosaics represent a brief tour of segment of the earth fissures. The Rodgers earth fissure has been measured up to 13 meters deep and opened up in September of 1997.

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Earth Fissure Images:

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    Apache Junction
    Date: 1.18.08
    Photos by Todd C. Shipman and Meagan Shoots

 

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Chandler Heights    

Date: 3.21.07    
Photos by Todd C. Shipman     

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