Fractures associated with en-echelon faulting of Carboniferous sandstones.

 

 

 

Yensby, Orkney

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Fractures associated with normal faulting in Devonian sandstones

Spireslack, Aryshire

Examples of Natural Fractures

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Joints associated bedding in limestones in the Zagros fold belt

Asmari, Zagros

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Open fracture system crossing the stratigraphy. Formed by ancient karst system.

Carboniferous, Pembroke

Pembroke