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Dierks Limestone

Dierks Limestone
State Arkansas
Name Dierks Limestone
Geologic age Phanerozoic | Mesozoic | Cretaceous-Early
Comments Thin but extensive, fissile, arenaceous, and crystalline limestone which are highly fossiliferous and often wave-marked. Lenticular member of the Trinity FM
Primary rock type limestone
Secondary rock type
Other rock types
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Lense)
Map references
Haley, B. R., Glick, E. E., Bush, W. V.; Clardy, B. F.; Stone, C. G.; Woodward, M. B., Zachry, D.L., 1993, Geologic Map of Arkansas: U.S.Geological Survey Special Geologic Map. Scale 1:500K
Unit references
Dane,C. H.,1929, Upper Cretaceous formations of southwestern Arkansas: Arkansas Geol. Survey Bull.1, 215 pp.
Counties Howard - Pike - Sevier