Beach

Holocene beach complex sediments. Sands and gravels of littoral zone, dune system, barrier system.
State South Carolina
Name Beach
Geologic age Holocene
Lithologic constituents
Major
Unconsolidated > Coarse-detrital > Gravel (Beach)
Unconsolidated > Coarse-detrital > Sand (Beach)
References

Newell, Wayne L., Prowell, David (retired), Krantz, David, Powars, David, Mixon, Robert (retired), Stone, Byron, and Willard, Debra, in review, Surficial Geology and Geomorphology of the Atlantic Coastal Plain: USGS Open File Report, in press.

Counties Aiken - Beaufort - Charleston - Colleton - Georgetown