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Sandstone Sandwich

Sandstone Sandwich

Posted: 02/11/17

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Landscapes, Patterns


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Formed millions of years ago from compacted dune sands and outwash deposits, the sandstone layers in Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area erode at varying rates, thanks to the same differences in composition from band to band that paint such vibrant colors. The result: spectacular formations such as this that abound throughout the region.

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