Ordovician Bluffer Pond formation

Ordovician Bluffer Pond formation
State Maine
Name Ordovician Bluffer Pond formation
Geologic age Ordovician
Lithologic constituents
Igneous > Volcanic > Mafic-volcanic > BasaltW - Weakly metamorphosed; contains local occurrences of prehnite and pumpellyite; Protolith V - Basaltic volcanic rocks
Comments AA - Low rank amphibolite facies; AB - Medium rank amphibolite facies; E - Epidote-amphibolite facies; Protolith Q - Interbedded pelite and sandstone

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.

Hall, B.A., 1970, Stratigraphy of the southern end of the Munsungun anticlinorium, Maine: Maine Geol. Surv., Bull. 22, 63 p.

NGMDB product
Counties Piscataquis