Iron Springs Formation of Cedar City Area (Kaiparowits Fm)

Iron Springs Formation of Cedar City Area (Kaiparowits Fm).
State Utah
Name Iron Springs Formation of Cedar City Area (Kaiparowits Fm)
Geologic age Late Cretaceous
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mixed-clastic > Sandstone-mudstone (Bed)fluvial mudstone, siltstone, sandstone
Incidental
Sedimentary > Clastic > Siltstone (Bed)fluvial mudstone, siltstone, sandstone
Comments upper part of Iron Springs Formation in Ceder City area; fluvial
References

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

Goldstrand, P.M., 1994, Tectonic development of Upper Cretaceous to Eocene strata of southwestern Utah: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 106, p. 145-154.

NGMDB product
Counties Garfield - Iron - Kane - Millard - Washington