Basalt flows

Basalt flows, plugs, cinder cones, basaltic ash, scoria, and basaltic sediments. They are present in Nye, Esmeralda, and Churchill Counties.
State Nevada
Name Basalt flows
Geologic age Holocene and Pleistocene
Lithologic constituents
Sedimentary > Clastic (Tuffaceous)basaltic sediments
Igneous > Volcanic > Mafic-volcanic > Basalt (Flow, Pyroclastic-cinder cone, Pyroclastic-ash flow)
NGMDB product
Counties Churchill - Esmeralda - Nye