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rockminx_3-1-3

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Abstract

A sedimentary rock consisting of layers of iron oxides, either magnetite or hematite, with alternating bands of shales and cherts. Banded iron beds are an important commercial source or iron ore, the primary ingredient in the production of steel. Large deposits are located in Minnesota and Western Australia.

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Photograph

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image/jpeg

Source Collection

UT Department of Environmental Sciences

Geographical Area

Ishpeming, MI

Institution

The University of Toledo

Digital Publisher

Digital Initiatives, University of Toledo Libraries

LC Subject

environmental sciences; virtual exhibitions

Keywords

virtual exhibition; science;

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