Labette Formation

TULSA- Shale and thin sandstone and limestone.
State Oklahoma
Name Labette Formation
Geologic age Middle Pennsylvanian
Lithologic constituents
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale (Bed)
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone (Bed)
Comments Range between 30 and 80 ft thick. Forms topographic depressions. Has a persistent, buff, fine-grained sandstone in upper part. Extends south from KS into OK as far as the latitude of Nowata, KS on the Chautauqua platform. (Ohern, 1910).
NGMDB product
Counties Craig - Nowata - Rogers - Tulsa - Wagoner