Iron-formation

Iron-formation. Includes the Soudan Iron Formation and many unnamed units.
State Minnesota
Name Iron-formation
Geologic age Neoarchean
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Chemical > Banded-iron-formation (Bed)
Comments Part of the Supracrustal and hypabyssal intrusive rocks of the Wawa and Wabigoon subprovinces. Pre-D1 metavolcanic, metasedimentary, and hypabyssal intrusive rocks.
References

Jirsa, Mark A., Boerboom, Terrence J., Chandler, Val W., Mossler, John H., Runkel, Anthony C., and Setterholm, Dale R., 2011, S-21 Geologic Map of Minnesota-Bedrock Geology; Minnesota Geological Survey, State Map Series S-21. Scale 1:500,000.

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Counties Koochiching - Saint Louis - Todd