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Salt Lake Formation

SALT LAKE FORMATION--White, gray, and green limy tuff, siltstone, sandstone, and conglomerate.
StateWyoming
NameSalt Lake Formation
Geologic agePhanerozoic | Cenozoic | Tertiary | Miocene Pliocene
Original map labelTsl
Primary rock typefine-grained mixed clastic
Secondary rock typemedium-grained mixed clastic
Other rock typesmixed clastic/carbonate; mixed clastic/volcanic
Lithologic constituents
Minor
Sedimentary > Clastic > Siltstone
Igneous > Volcanic (Pyroclastic, tuff)
Sedimentary > Clastic > Conglomerate
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone
Map references
Love, J.D. and Christiansen, Ann Coe, 1985, Geologic Map of Wyoming: U.S. Geological Survey.
Unit references
Love, J.D. and Christiansen, Ann Coe, 1985, Geologic Map of Wyoming: U.S. Geological Survey.
Geographic coverageLincoln

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