Ordovician - Cambrian Southeast Cove Formation

Ordovician - Cambrian Southeast Cove Formation
State Maine
Name Ordovician - Cambrian Southeast Cove Formation
Geologic age Ordovician - Cambrian
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone (Bed)W - Weakly metamorphosed; contains local occurrences of prehnite and pumpellyite; Protolith Q - Interbedded pelite and sandstone
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone (Bed)W - Weakly metamorphosed; contains local occurrences of prehnite and pumpellyite; Protolith Q - Interbedded pelite and sandstone
Comments GS - Greenschist facies; Protolith C - Sulfidic/carbonaceous pelite
References

Osberg, P.H., Hussey, A.M., and Boone, G.M., 1985, Bedrock geologic map of Maine: Maine Geological Survey, Dept. of Conserv., scale 1:500,000.

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Counties Piscataquis