Goliad Formation

Goliad Formation
State Texas
Name Goliad Formation
Geologic age Miocene
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone
Unconsolidated > Fine-detrital > Clay
Minor
Unconsolidated > Marl
Incidental
Sedimentary > Clastic > Conglomerate
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone
Comments Clay, sandstone, marl, caliche, limestone, and conglomerate. Thickness 100-500 ft
References

Bureau of Economic Geology, 1974, Seguin Sheet, Geologic Atlas of Texas, University of Texas, Bureau of Economic Geology, scale 1:250,000.

Bureau of Economic Geology, 1992, Geologic Map of Texas: University of Texas at Austin, Virgil E. Barnes, project supervisor, Hartmann, B.M. and Scranton, D.F., cartography, scale 1:500,000.

NGMDB product
Counties Bee - Brooks - Colorado - DeWitt - Duval - Goliad - Hidalgo - Jim Hogg - Jim Wells - Karnes - Lavaca - Live Oak - McMullen - San Patricio - Starr - Victoria - Webb - Willacy - Zapata