Dune sand

Deposited mostly on terrace deposits of the second level. Younger than some terrace deposits, older than others
State Arkansas
Name Dune sand
Geologic age Late Pleistocene
Lithologic constituents
Unconsolidated > Coarse-detrital > Sand (Eolian)
Comments wind blown,unconsoliated, fine grained sand, deposited in dunes

Haley, B.R., Glick, E.E., Bush, W.V.; Clardy, B.F.; Stone, C.G.; Woodward, M.B., and Zachry, D.L., 1993, Geologic Map of Arkansas: U.S.Geological Survey Special Geologic Map, scale 1:500,000.

NGMDB product
Counties Clay - Craighead - Greene - Jackson - Lawrence - Monroe - Randolph - Woodruff