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    • This strand of the San Andreas cuts through layers of sedimentary rock in the Anza-Borrego Desert in southern California. The pebbly layer was off-set about 1 meter when the block on the right dropped during movement on the fault.

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  • For Educators

    • Topic: Earth Science

      Subtopic: Plate Tectonics

      Keywords: Anza-Borrego Desert (Calif.), Plate tectonics, San Andreas Fault (Calif.)

      Audience: General