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# 6.2.6: Sole Marks, Burrows, and Miscellaneous

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# Sole Marks

Figure $$\PageIndex{1}$$: Modern Scour Marks Downstream of Pebbles

Figure $$\PageIndex{2}$$: Sole Marks

Figure $$\PageIndex{3}$$: Sole Marks

Figure $$\PageIndex{4}$$: Scratch Marks on a Glacial Pavement

Figure $$\PageIndex{5}$$: Glacial striae from the last glacial maximum on the slope of the old Mt. Tehama

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# Burrows

Figure $$\PageIndex{6}$$: Burrows

Figure $$\PageIndex{7}$$: Burrows

Figure $$\PageIndex{8}$$: Burrows

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# Miscellaneous

Figure $$\PageIndex{9}$$: Rain marks on glacial flour that look a lot like "wrinkle structures", usually interpreted as microbial fossils.

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