The Lake Tahoe Basin was formed by geologic block (normal) faulting about 2 to 3 million years ago.
A geologic block fault is a fracture in the Earth's crust causing blocks of land to move up or down.
Uplifted blocks created the Carson Range on the east and the Sierra Nevada on the west.
Down-dropped blocks created the Lake Tahoe Basin in between.
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