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The Effects of Volcanic Debris Flows (Lahars), Earthquakes and Landslides on Holocene Deltas at Puget Sound, Washington

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Crandell, D.R., 1971, Postglacial lahars from Mount Rainier volcano, Washington: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 677, 75 p.

Dragovich, J.D., Pringle, P.T. and Walsh, T.W., 1994, Extent and geometry of the mid-Holocene Osceola Mudflow in the Puget Lowland - Implications for Holocene Sedimentation and paleography: Washington Geology, v. 22, p. 3-26.

Palmer, S.P, Pringle, P.T., and Schulene, J.A., 1991, Analysis of liquefiable soils in Puyallup, Washington, in: Borcherdt, R.D. and Shah, H.C. (eds.), Proceedings of Fourth International Conference on Seismic Zonation, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, Stanford, CA, v. 2, p. 621-628.

Pringle, P.T., and Palmer, S.P., 1992, Liquefiable volcanic sands in Puyallup, Washington, correlate with Holocene pyroclastic flow and lahar deposits in upper reaches of the Puyallup River valley: Geological Society of America Abs. with Prog., v. 24, no. 5, p. 76.

Pringle, P.T., Boughner, J.A., Vallance, J.W., and Palmer, S.P., 1997, Buried forests and sand deposits containing Mount Rainier andesite and pumice show evidence for extensive laharic flooding from Mount Rainier in the lower Duwamish valley, Washington: 2nd Symposium on the Hydrogeology of Washington: Olympia, WA, p. 5.

Scott, K.M., Vallance, J.W., and Pringle, P.T., 1995, Sedimentology, behavior and hazards of debris flows at Mount Rainier, Washington: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper no. 1547, 56 p.

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