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Geologic units in Cherokee county, Georgia

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Ultramafic rocks undifferentiated (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers 0.2 % of this area
Ultramafic rocks undifferentiated
Lithology: ultramafic intrusive rock
Quartzite/ Phyllite (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers 3 % of this area
Quartzite/ Phyllite
Lithology: quartzite; phyllite
Quartzite (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers < 0.1 % of this area
Quartzite
Lithology: quartzite
Phyllite and Quartzite (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers 7 % of this area
Phyllite and Quartzite
Lithology: phyllite; quartzite
Graphitic Phyllite (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers 2 % of this area
Graphitic Phyllite
Lithology: phyllite
Meta-argillite/ Phyllite (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers 0.6 % of this area
Meta-argillite/ Phyllite
Lithology: metasedimentary rock; phyllite
Phyllite undifferentiated (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers < 0.1 % of this area
Phyllite undifferentiated
Lithology: phyllite
Sericite Schist/ Amphibolite (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers 0.1 % of this area
Sericite Schist/ Amphibolite
Lithology: schist; amphibolite
Graphite Schist (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers 1.0 % of this area
Graphite Schist
Lithology: schist
Mica Schist/ Gneiss (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers 11 % of this area
Mica Schist/ Gneiss
Lithology: mica schist; gneiss
Mica Schist/ Amphibolite (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers 5 % of this area
Mica Schist/ Amphibolite
Lithology: mica schist; amphibolite
Mica Schist (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers 11 % of this area
Mica Schist
Lithology: mica schist
Mica Schist/ Metasiltstone (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers 12 % of this area
Mica Schist/ Metasiltstone
Lithology: mica schist; metasedimentary rock
Metagraywacke/ Mica Schist (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers < 0.1 % of this area
Metagraywacke/ Mica Schist
Lithology: metasedimentary rock; mica schist
Undifferentiated pelitic rocks (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers 3 % of this area
Undifferentiated pelitic rocks, includes mica schists, metasiltstones, metaconglomerates, and metagraywackes
Lithology: mica schist; metasedimentary rock; meta-conglomerate
Amphibolitic Schist (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers 2 % of this area
Amphibolitic Schist
Lithology: amphibole schist
Hornblende Gneiss/ Amphibolite (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers 9 % of this area
Hornblende Gneiss/ Amphibolite
Lithology: gneiss; amphibolite
Hornblende Gneiss (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers 0.2 % of this area
Hornblende Gneiss
Lithology: gneiss
Amphibolite (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers < 0.1 % of this area
Amphibolite
Lithology: amphibolite
Calcareous mica schist/ Micaceous marble/ Mica schist (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers 0.8 % of this area
Calcareous mica schist/ Micaceous marble/ Mica schist
Lithology: mica schist; marble
Granitic Gneiss / Gneissic Granite (augen or porphyritic) (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers 3 % of this area
Granitic Gneiss / Gneissic Granite (augen or porphyritic)
Lithology: granitic gneiss; granite
Granitic Gneiss undifferentiated (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers 1 % of this area
Granitic Gneiss undifferentiated
Lithology: granitic gneiss
Biotitic Gneiss / Mica Schist/ Amphibolite (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers 14 % of this area
Biotitic Gneiss / Mica Schist/ Amphibolite
Lithology: biotite gneiss; mica schist; amphibolite
Chilhowee Formation (Cambrian) at surface, covers < 0.1 % of this area
Chilhowee Formation, includes Weisner Formation of Kesler, 1950
Lithology: sandstone; shale; conglomerate
Biotite Gneiss/ Mica Schist (Age not given) at surface, covers 1 % of this area
Biotite Gneiss/ Mica Schist
Lithology: biotite gneiss; mica schist
Biotite Gneiss/ Amphibolite (Age not given) at surface, covers 0.7 % of this area
Biotite Gneiss/ Amphibolite
Lithology: biotite gneiss; amphibolite
Biotite Gneiss (Precambrian-Paleozoic) at surface, covers 3 % of this area
Biotite gneiss
Lithology: biotite gneiss

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