Snitz Creek Formation

Thick-bedded, medium- to coarsely crystalline dolomite, in part oolitic, containing laminated limestone and sandstone interbeds.
State Pennsylvania
Name Snitz Creek Formation
Geologic age Cambrian
Lithologic constituents
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Dolostone (Bed)thick-bedded, medium- to coarsely crystalline dolomite, in part oolitic
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)laminated limestone
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone (Bed)

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