Dakota Ss and Cedar Mtn. or Burro Canyon Formations

Dakota Ss and Cedar Mtn or Burro Canyon Formations.
State Utah
Name Dakota Ss and Cedar Mtn. or Burro Canyon Formations
Geologic age Cretaceous
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone (Bed)
Minor
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mixed-clastic (Bed)
Comments Dakota Ss overlies Cedar Mtn/Burro Canyon Fms; fluvial and near shore; Dakota marks initiation of the Western Interior seaway
References

Hintze, L.F., 1980, Geologic map of Utah: Utah Geological and Mineral Survey, scale 1:500,000.

Currie, B.S., 2002, Structural configuration of the Early Cretaceous Cordilleran foreland-basin system and Sevier thrust belt, Utah and Colorado: Journal of Geology, v. 110, p. 697-718.

NGMDB product
Counties Carbon - Emery - Garfield - Grand - Kane - San Juan - Sevier - Wayne