Richland Formation

Gray dolomite, in part oolitic, interbedded with medium-gray limestone and dark-gray oolitic chert.
State Pennsylvania
Name Richland Formation
Geologic age Cambrian
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Dolostone (Bed)gray dolomite, in part oolitic
Minor
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)
Sedimentary > Chemical > Chert (Bed)dark-gray oolitic chert
References

Berg, T.M., Edmunds, W.E., Geyer, A.R., and others, compilers, 1980, Geologic map of Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania Geological Survey, 4th ser., Map 1, 2nd ed., 3 sheets, scale 1:250,000.

Pennsylvania Bureau of Topographic and Geologic Survey, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Miles, C.E., and Whitfield, T.G., compilers, 2001, Bedrock Geology of Pennsylvania, edition: 1.0, digital map, scale 1:250,000.

NGMDB product
Counties Berks - Lancaster - Lebanon