Caliche deposits

Caliche deposits
State Texas
Name Caliche deposits
Geologic age Pleistocene and Holocene
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Chemical (Bed)soil carbonate
Comments chiefly pedogenic carbonate stripped of covering materials, of several ages, thickness as much as 35 ft
References

Bureau of Economic Geology, 1976, Pecos Sheet, Geologic Atlas of Texas: University of Texas at Austin, 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 Andrews - Concho - Crane - Deaf Smith - Ector - Gillespie - Glasscock - Hartley - Loving - Martin - Mason - Midland - Oldham - Reagan - Upton - Ward - Winkler