Triple Ledges | Thumbprint | Basemap
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Map view of the Paleo-Channel (southwest portion) and
Crescent Ridge (northern portion). North is at the top of the image.
Paleo-Channel and Crescent Ridge viewed looking northwest.
Paleo-Channel viewed looking north.
Looking northwest toward the Paleo-Channel.
Crescent Ridge looking north. Two terraces may represent slumping
caused by weakness in underlying rock (probably limestone).
Looking northwest, Crescent Ridge, lowest terrace.
Southward view of Crescent Ridge.
(note: some of the "striping" is due to tide differences
that have not yet been corrected.)
Overview of Crescent Ridge and Paleo-Channel with profile locations marked.
Profiles are shown below.
Paleo-Channel cross section 1-2 (scale in meters)
Profile D-F running through the Paleo-Channel (scale in meters).
This is an example of a graded slope.
Profile A-C bisecting Crescent Ridge (scale in meters)