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Tallahatta Formation

Tallahatta Formation
State Georgia
Name Tallahatta Formation
Geologic age Eocene
Comments Coastal Plain sedimentary rocks
Primary rock type limestone
Secondary rock type sand
Other rock types clay or mud
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone
Minor
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone
Unconsolidated > Fine-detrital > Clay
Map references
Lawton, D.E., and others, 1976, Geologic Map of Georgia: Georgia Geological Survey, scale = 1:500,000.
Unit references
Lawton, D.E., and others, 1976, Geologic Map of Georgia: Georgia Geological Survey, scale = 1:500,000.
USGS Geologic Names Lexicon (GEOLEX)
Counties Early