Kahatchee Mountain Group; Waxahatchee Slate

Dark-gray to grayish-green thin-bedded, micaceous metasiltstone, slate, and fine-grained quartzite.
State Alabama
Name Kahatchee Mountain Group; Waxahatchee Slate
Geologic age Precambrian?-Cambrian?
Lithologic constituents
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > Slate
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > Metasiltstonedark-gray to grayish-green thin-bedded, micaceous metasiltstone
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > Quartzite

Szabo, M.W., Osborne, E.W., Copeland, C.W. Jr., and Neathery, T.L., 1988, Geologic Map of Alabama, Geological Survey of Alabama Special Map 220, scale 1:250,000.

NGMDB product
Counties Chilton - Coosa - Shelby