Los Pinos Formation of Lower Santa Fe Group

Includes Carson Conglomerate (Dane and Bachman, 1965) in Tusas Mountains-San Luis Basin area.
State New Mexico
Name Los Pinos Formation of Lower Santa Fe Group
Geologic age Miocene and upper Oligocene
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > ConglomerateIncludes Carson Conglomerate in Tusas Mountains-San Luis Basin area.
Unconsolidated > Coarse-detrital (Alluvial)GEOLEX - includes boulders, gravel, and sand of original volcanic origin.
References
NGMDB product
Counties Rio Arriba - Taos