Bolson deposits

Bolson deposits
State Texas
Name Bolson deposits
Geologic age Pleistocene and Holocene
Lithologic constituents
Unconsolidated > Fine-detrital (Bed)
Sedimentary > Chemical > Evaporite > Gypsum (Bed)
Unconsolidated > Coarse-detrital > Sand (Bed)
Comments lacustrine and fluviatile deposits of clay, silt, sand, and gypsum in bolsons

Bureau of Economic Geology, 1968, Van Horn-El Paso Sheet, Geologic Atlas of Texas: Bureau of Economic Geology, The University of Texas at Austin, 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 Culberson - El Paso - Hudspeth