Syracuse Formation

Dolostone, shale, gypsum, salt.
State New York
Name Syracuse Formation
Geologic age Upper Silurian
Lithologic constituents
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Dolostone
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale
Sedimentary > Chemical > Evaporite > Salt
Sedimentary > Chemical > Evaporite > Gypsum
Comments part of Akron Dolostone, Cobleskill Limestone, and Salina group 700-1000 ft. (210-300 m).

Fisher, D.W., Isachsen, Y.W., and Rickard, L.V., 1970, Geologic Map of New York State, consisting of 5 sheets: Niagara, Finger Lakes, Hudson-Mohawk, Adirondack, and Lower Hudson, New York State Museum and Science Service, Map and Chart Series No. 15, scale 1:250,000.

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Counties Madison - Oneida - Onondaga