Mesaverde Group or Fm--Upper part

In Moffat and Rio Blanco Counties, sandstone, shale, and coal beds above Sego Sandstone. Along Grand Hogback south of Colorado River, sandstone and shale above coal-bearing sequence
State Colorado
Name Mesaverde Group or Fm--Upper part
Geologic age Cretaceous
Lithologic constituents
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone
Sedimentary > Coal (Bed)

Tweto, Ogden, 1979, Geologic Map of Colorado: U.S. Geological Survey Special Geologic Map, scale 1:500,000.

NGMDB product
Counties Garfield - Gunnison - Mesa - Moffat - Pitkin - Rio Blanco