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Geologic units in Ottawa county, Ohio
- Lockport Dolomite (Silurian) at surface, covers 35 % of this area
Lockport Dolomite - Dolomite, shades of white to medium gray, medium to massive bedded, fine to coarse crystalline; fossiliferous; vuggy.
- Salina Group (Silurian) at surface, covers 21 % of this area
Salina Group - Dolomite, gray, yellow-gray to olive-gray, laminated to thin bedded; occasional thin bed and laminae of dark gray shale and anhydrite and/or gypsum; brecciated zones in part.
- Columbus Limestone (Devonian) at surface, covers 4 % of this area
Columbus Limestone - Limestone and dolomite; gray to brown, weathers brown; massive bedding; upper 2/3 fossiliferous, gray limestone, lower 1/3 brown dolomite; 0 to 105 feet thick.
- Tymochtee and Greenfield Formations, Undivided (Silurian) at surface, covers 36 % of this area
Tymochtee and Greenfield Formations, Undivided - Dolomite, olive-gray to yellowish- brown, thin to massive bedded, upper two-thirds commonly contains brownish-black to gray shale laminae; locally developed brecciated zones in lower one third.