Skip to main content

Cusseta Sand

Cusseta Sand
State Georgia
Name Cusseta Sand
Geologic age Cretaceous
Comments Coastal Plain sedimentary rocks
Primary rock type sand
Secondary rock type clay or mud
Other rock types siltstone
Lithologic constituents
Major
Unconsolidated > Coarse-detrital > Sand
Minor
Unconsolidated > Fine-detrital > Clay
Sedimentary > Clastic > Siltstonelocally glauconitic
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 Chattahoochee - Macon - Stewart - Talbot