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Llano Uplift, Central Texas

Llano Uplift, Central Texas

For citations or access to articles on the geology of the Llano Uplift, consult GeoRef (restricted to UT students, staff, and faculty), the Bibliography and Index of Geology, or the Bibliography and Index of Texas Geology. Some of the print resources listed in this guide can also be found in the Virtual Landscapes of Texas.

Resources

Cap Mountain Limestone Member of the Riley formation, Upper Cambrian, in South-Central Mason County and Northeast Llano County, Texas. 2004. Cynthia Kay Crain. MS, UT Permian Basin.

Deformation and Metamorphism of the Red Mountain Area, Llano County, Texas. 1985. Karen Eileen Carter. MA, UT Austin.

Deformation and Metamorphism of the Rough Ridge Formation, Llano County, Texas. 1984. Mary Karen Nelis. MA, UT Austin.

Deformational History of the Valley Spring Domain of the Northeastern Llano Uplift, Devil's Waterhole, Inks Lake State Park, Burnet County, Texas. 2000. April Michele Hoh. MA, UT Austin.

Delineation of a Mesoproterozoic Magmatic arc in Llano Uplift, Central Texas: Evidence from Nd Isotopes. 1987. Christopher Peter Whitefield. MA, UT Austin.

Eclogite Remnants in Purdy Hill Quadrangle, Mason County, Texas: P- T Implications for the Llano Uplift. 1987. Amy Wilkerson. MA, UT Austin.

Emplacement and Deformation of Late Syn-Orogenic, Grenville-Age Granites in the Llano Uplift, Central Uplift. 1999. Robert Mark Reed. PhD, UT Austin.

Enchanted Rock Pluton, Llano and Gillespie Counties, Texas. 1953. Robert M. Hutchinson. PhD, UT Austin.

Evaluation of the Pressure Dependence of Rare-Earth-Element Concentrations in Garnets from the Llano Uplift. 2003. Lane, Edward David. MS, UT Austin.

Evaluation of Quartz-Inclusion Barometry by Laser Raman Microspectrometry: A Case Study from the Llano Uplift of Central Texas. 2010. Emily Allen McDowell. MS, UT Austin.

Garnetiferous Metagabbro Near Babyhead, Llano County, Texas. 1970. Michael Andrew Jordon. MA, UT Austin.

Geochemistry and Metamorphic History of the Whitt Metagabbro, Llano County, Texas. 1977. Marianne Grey Moseley. MA, UT Austin.

Geologic Field Guide to the Llano Uplift and Surrounding Area. 1994. Michelle Hollon Wilson. MA, Baylor University.

Geological and Geochemical Studies of the Rode Ranch Pegmatite Area, Llano County, Texas. 1965. Michael Lee Wood. MS, Texas Christian University.

Geology and Fracture Patterns of North-Central Burnet County, Texas. 1967. Richard H. Groshong. MA, UT Austin.

Geology of the Goldmine Creek Area, Llano County, Texas. 1971. Arla Jo Payne Anderton. MA, UT Austin.

Geology of the Green Mountain Area, Llano County, Texas. 1960. Jay Earl Anderson. MA, UT Austin.

Geology of the Honey Creek Area, Llano County, Texas. 1962. Donald Neal Blount. MA, UT Austin.

Geology of the Middle Proterozoic, Stratiform, Manganese, Barium and Small-Iron Mineralizations, Llano Uplift, Central Texas. 1993. Mark D. Hess. MS Thesis, Stephen F. Austin State University.

Geology of the Northern and Northwestern Parts of the Grit Quadrangle, Mason County, Texas. Le, Canh Thang. MS, UT Permian Basin.

Geology of the Northern Part of the Turtle Creek Quadrangle, Mason County, Texas. 1995. Alexander Paul Schoellkopf. MS, UT Permian Basin.

Geology of the Northern Portion of the Panther Creek Quadrangle, Mason County, Texas. 1988. Jesse Garvin Spencer. MS, UT Permian Basin.

Geology of the Northwest Portion of the Loyal Valley Quadrangle, Mason County, Texas. 1988. Andrew Patrick Zdinak. MA, UT Permian Basin.

Geology of the Red Mountain Area, Llano, Gillespie and Blanco Counties, Texas. 1961. Seth Charles Burnitt. MA, UT Austin.

Geology of the Southern Half of the Katemcy Quadrangle, Mason County, Texas. 1995. T.D. Sheffield. MS, UT Permian Basin.

Geology of the Southern Half of the Spy-Rock Quadrangle, Mason and McCulloch Counties, Texas. 1988. W.F. Lydecker. MS, UT Permian Basin.

Geology of the Western Portion of the Art Quadrangle, Mason County, Texas. 1991. M.W. Gray. MS, UT Permian Basin.

Ground-Water Resources of the Crystalline Rocks, Llano Area, Texas. 1972. Ronald Alfred Landers. MA, UT Austin.

High-Pressure Metamorphism in the Western Llano Uplift Recorded by Garnet-Clinopyroxenites in Mason County, Texas. 2001. Anderson, Susan Denise. MS, UT Austin.

Hydrogeology of the Hickory Sandstone Aquifer, Upper Cambrian Riley Formation, Mason and McCulloch Counties, Texas. 1988. Curtis Wendell Black. MA, UT Austin.

Llanite, a Hypabyssal Rhyolite Porphyry from Llano County, Texas. 1966. Russell Frederick Burmester. MA, UT Austin.

Major and Trace Element Relationships Within Coexisting Minerals of the Enchanted Rock Batholith, Llano Uplift, Texas. 1963. G. K. Billings. PhD, Rice University.

Mesoproterozoic Structural Evolution and Lithologic Investigation of the Western Llano Uplift, Mason County, Central Texas. 2000. Brian Butler Hunt. MS, UT Austin.

Metamorphic Rocks of the Fly Gap Quadrangle, Mason County, Texas. 1978. Marvin Jackson Droddy. PhD, UT Austin.

Morgan Creek Limstone Member of the Wilberns Formation, Upper Cambrian, in South-Central Mason County, Texas. 2000. Thomas Carl Larson. MS, UT Permian Basin.

Origin of Fluorite in the Llano Uplift. 1973. Gerard N. Schank. BS, Baylor University.

Petrogenesis of the Llano granites, Central Texas: Formation mechanisms and tectonic implications of radiogenic isotopes. 2004. Roller, Elizabeth Ann. MS, UT Austin.

Petrography and Petrology of Granitic Rocks of the Llano Uplift, Texas. 1978. Sirot Salyapongse, MA, UT Austin.

Petrography and Structure of the Smoothingiron Mountain Area Northwestern Llano County, Central Texas. 1976. B. Rafipour. MS Thesis, SMU.

Petrology and geochemistry of nepheline trachytes and phonolites in the Black Hills area, Brewster County, Trans-Pecos Texas. 1984. Dahl, David Alvin. MS, Texas Christian University.

Petrology and Geochemistry of the Precambrian Coal Creek Serpentinite Mass and Associated Metamorphosed Basaltic and Intermediate Rocks, Llano Uplift, Texas. 1979. James Roy Garrison. PhD, UT Austin.

Point Peak Member of the Wilberns Formation, Upper Cambrian, in South-Central Mason County, Texas. 2000. Debrah Sue Gann. MS, UT Permian Basin.

Polyphase Deformation and Metamorphism of the Middle Proterozoic and Coal Creek Serpentinite, Gillespie County, Texas. 1989. Gretchen Marie Gillis. MA, UT Austin.

Polymetamorphism in the Llano Uplift: Evidence from Geothermobarometry and Compositional Zoning in Garnet. 1990. Elizabeth T. Schwarze. MA, UT Austin.

Precambrian Geology of the Southeastern Llano Uplift, Texas. 1963. Richard V. McGehee. PhD, UT Austin.

Rb-Sr Ages of the Red Mountain and Big Branch Gneisses, Llano Uplift, Central Texas. 1977. Debra Louise Richmann. MA, UT Austin.

Stratigraphic Sequence and Structure of Precambrian Metamorphic Rocks in Purdy Hill Quadrangle, Mason County, Texas. 1972. Emilio Mutis-Duplat. PhD, UT Austin.

Structural Analysis and Detrital Zircon Provenance in the Western Llano Uplift: Implications for a Southern Collider. 2005. Levine, Jamie Sloan Fentiman. MS, UT Austin.

Tidally Influenced Deposits of the Hickory Sandstone, Cambrian, Central Texas. 1975. Frank Gary Cornish. MA, UT Austin.

Uranium in the Oatman Creek Granite of Central Texas and its Economic Potential. 1982. Curtis Paul Conrad. MS, Texas A&M.

Weathering of Granite, Llano Region, Central Texas. 1978. Elsie Alkin Begle. MA, UT Austin.

Wollastonite in Regionally Metamorphosed Rocks, Blount Mountain, Llano County, Texas. 1968. William Edward Workman. PhD, UT Austin.

Zoned Feldspars from the Town Mountain Granite, Llano Region, Central Texas. 1970. Wayne Travis Jolly. MA, UT Austin.

Cambrian Field Trip - Llano Area. 1954. V. Barnes & W. Bell, San Angelo Geological Society 1954 Fieldtrip.

DNAG Centennial Field Guide, v.4. 1988. Geological Society of America, South-Central Section.

Dome Driver's Manual: A Climber's Guide to Enchanted Rock. 1990. Crump, James.

Early and Late Paleozoic Conodont Faunas of the Llano Uplift Region, Central Texas -- Biostratigraphy, Systemic Boundary Relationships and Stratigraphic Importance. 1987. Geological Society of America, South-Central Section.

Economic Geology of the Central Mineral Region of Texas. 1974. Southwestern Association of Student Geological Societies Spring 1974 Field Trip.

Enchanted Rock. LBJ School of Public Affairs. 1979. Natural Area Survey no.14.

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area: A Guide to the Landforms. 1984. Petersen, J.F.

Field Excursion: Geology of Llano Region and Austin Area. 1963. Bureau of Economic Geology Guidebook No.5 (see also B.E.G. Guidebook no.13 below).

Fractures Caused by North-South Compression, Eastern Llano Uplift, Central Texas; a Field Guide. GCAGS Meeting Guidebook, Masbury, D., Hickerson,R., and Haenggi, W. 1994. 

Geologic Excursion of Central Texas: The Llano Uplift through the Austin Cretaceous. Southwestern Association of Student Geological Societies Spring 1978 Field Trip.

Geologic Field Guide to the Llano Uplift and Surrounding Area. 1994. Wilson, M. H.. MA Thesis, Baylor.

Geology and Historical Mining, Llano Uplift Region, Central Texas. 2000. Caran, C., Helper, M., and Kyle, R. Austin Geological Society Guidebook 20.

Geology, Frontier History, and Selected Wineries of the Hill Country Appellation, Central Texas. 1999. Rose, Peter R. and C.M. Woodruff. Austin Geological Society Guidebook 25. 

Geology of Central Texas West and Northwest of San Antonio. 1982. Southwestern Association of Student Geological Societies fall 1982 field trip.

Geology of the Austin-Llano Area, Central Texas. 1966. Corpus Christi Geological Society. (Supplement to B.E.G. Guidebook 5 above).

Geology of the Llano Region and Austin Area Field Excursion. 1972. Bureau of Economic Geology Guidebook no.13 (based on 1971 Shreveport guidebook below / updates B.E.G. Guidebook 5 above).

Geology of the Llano Region and Austin Area, Texas. 1971. Shreveport Geological Society 1971 guidebook.

Geology of the Llano Region, Central Texas. 1980. West Texas Geological Society, Publication 80-73.

Geology of the Llano Uplift Central Texas and Geological Features of the Uvalde Area. 1982. Corpus Christi Geological Society 1982 fieldtrip guidebook.

Geology of the Precambrian Rocks of the Llano Uplift, Central Texas: Field Trip Notes. 1984. Austin Geological Society Guidebook no.5.

Geomorphic Features of Pedernales Falls State Park and Enchanted Rock, Central Texas. 1976. Sigma Gamma Epsilon Fall 1976 Guidebook, V. Baker & E. Kastning, Leaders.

Geomorphology, Quaternary Stratigraphy, and Paleoecology of Central Texas. 1989. Friends of the Pleistocene South Central Cell, 7th annual meeting guidebook.

Groundwater, Granite and Gypsum - Economic Geology of the Fredericksburg Area, Central Texas. 1993. Austin Geological Society Guidebook no.15.

Guide to the Precambrian Geology of the Eastern Llano Uplift. 1995. 12th International Basement Tectonics Symposium Fieldtrip Guide.

Guide to the Precambrian Geology of the Eastern Llano Uplift. 1996. 30th Annual South-Central GSA Meeting Fieldtrip Guide (essentially the same as above).

Llano Uplift and Hill Country : A Geologic Excursion into Central Texas...Guidebook, Sesquicentennial Geologic Field Trip. 1985. Woodruff, C.M.

Origin of the Precambrian Granites and Associated Metamorphic Rocks of the Llano Uplift, Texas. 1986. Geological Society of America, 1986 field trip no.13.

Paleozoic Buildups and Associated Facies, Llano Uplift, Central Texas. 1987. Austin Geological Society Guidebook no.10.

Tectonic History of Southern Laurentia: A Look at Mesoproterozoic, Late Paleozoic, and Cenozoic Structures in Central Texas. 2004. Austin Geological Society Guidebook no. 24.

Volcanic Rocks of the Balcones Igneous Province Texas Fieldtrip Guide. 2005. Geological Society of America South Central Section Meeting Fieldtrip.

Wineries, Geology and Frontier History of the Llano Uplift, Central Texas. 1992. Soc. of Independent Professional Earth Scientists, Austin Chapter. Guidebook.

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