Skip to main content

Geologic units in Kleberg county, Texas

silt sheet (Phanerozoic | Cenozoic | Quaternary | Holocene) at surface, covers 58 % of this area

silt sheet

Lithology: silt; sand

Beaumont Formation, areas predominantly sand (Phanerozoic | Cenozoic | Quaternary | Pleistocene-Late) at surface, covers 15 % of this area

Beaumont Formation, areas predominantly sand

Lithology: sand; silt; clay or mud; gravel

dune sand sheet deposits (Phanerozoic | Cenozoic | Quaternary | Holocene) at surface, covers 6 % of this area

dune sand sheet deposits

Lithology: sand; silt

barrier ridge and barrier flat deposts (Phanerozoic | Cenozoic | Quaternary | Holocene) at surface, covers 5 % of this area

barrier ridge and barrier flat deposts

Lithology: sand; silt; clay or mud

clay dune (Phanerozoic | Cenozoic | Quaternary | Holocene) at surface, covers 5 % of this area

clay dune

Lithology: sand; silt; clay or mud

Beaumont Formation, areas predominantly clay (Phanerozoic | Cenozoic | Quaternary | Pleistocene-Late) at surface, covers 4 % of this area

Beaumont Formation, areas predominantly clay

Lithology: clay or mud; silt

barrier island deposits (Phanerozoic | Cenozoic | Quaternary) at surface, covers 3 % of this area

barrier island deposits

Lithology: sand; silt

alluvium (Phanerozoic | Cenozoic | Quaternary | Holocene) at surface, covers 3 % of this area

alluvium

Lithology: sand; silt; clay or mud; gravel