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Triassic (1) sedimentary rocks in Salt southeastern Utah

StateUtah
NameTriassic (1) sedimentary rocks in Salt southeastern Utah
Geologic ageEarly Triassic
Original map labelTr1
Commentsfluvial, mudflat, sabkha, shallow marine; redbeds
Primary rock typemudstone
Secondary rock typesandstone
Other rock typessiltstone; limestone; evaporite; conglomerate
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mixed-clastic > Sandstone-mudstone (Bed)
Minor
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)
Incidental
Sedimentary > Clastic > Conglomerate (Bed)
Sedimentary > Chemical > Evaporite > Gypsum (Lens)in veins and blobs
Map references
Hintze, L.F., 1980, Geologic map of Utah: Utah Geological and Mineral Survey, scale 1:500,000.
Unit references
Hintze, L.F., 1980, Geologic map of Utah: Utah Geological and Mineral Survey, scale 1:500,000.
Hintze, L.F., 1988, Geologic History of Utah: Brigham Young University Geology Studies Special Publication 7, 202 p.
Baars, D.L., 2000, Geology of Canyonlands National Park Utah, in Sprinkel, D.A., Chidsey, Jr., T.C., and Anderson, P.B., Geology of Utah's Parks and Monuments: Utah Geological Association Publication 28, p. 61-83.
Doelling, H.H., 2000, Geology of Arches National Park, Grand County, Utah, in Sprinkel, D.A., Chidsey, Jr., T.C., and Anderson, P.B., Geology of Utah's Parks and Monuments: Utah Geological Association Publication 28, p. 11-36.
Anderson, P.B., Chidsey, Jr., T.C., Sprinkel, D.A., and Willis, G.C., 2000, Geology of Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Utah and Arizona, in Sprinkel, D.A., Chidsey, Jr., T.C., and Anderson, P.B., Geology of Utah's Parks and Monuments: Utah Geological Association Publication 28, p. 301-335.
Geographic coverageEmery - Garfield - Grand - San Juan - Wayne

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