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  • The Upper Devonian was a period of marine retreat; the crustal disturbances of the Lower Devonian were renewed and great quartz-pebble beaches were formed on the rising shore lines, producing the West Coast Range conglomerates of Tasmania, and the similar rocks to the south-east of Mansfield in Victoria.
  • Vertical stretching and crustal thickening at Nanga Parbat, Pakistan Himalaya: a model for distributed continental deformation during mountain building.
  • Results will define the age of the Scottish drainage divide and test models which predict divide migration in response to crustal deformation.
  • This could have been via an axis shift, crustal displacement, or a change in the direction of rotation.
  • The transition from axial valley to axial high occurs at a crustal thickness of ~8 km.

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