Eutaw Formation

Grayish-green sand, fine-grained, glauconitic, micaceous; interbedded with gray laminated clays which commonly contain carbonized or silicified wood. Maximum preserved thickness 80 feet; absent to the north.
State Tennessee
Name Eutaw Formation
Geologic age Cretaceous
Lithologic constituents
Unconsolidated > Coarse-detrital > Sandglauconitic, micaceous
Unconsolidated > Fine-detrital > Claymay contain carbonized or silicified wood
Comments West-Central sheet

Greene, D.C., and Wolfe, W.J., 2000, Superfund GIS - 1:250,000 Geology of Tennessee, USGS, (geo250k).

Hardeman, W.D., Miller, R.A., and Swingle, G.D., 1966, Geologic Map of Tennessee: Division of Geology, Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, 4 sheets, scale 1:250,000

NGMDB product
Counties Hardin - Wayne