Green River Formation

Green River Formation.
State Utah
Name Green River Formation
Geologic age Eocene
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale (Bed)
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Marlstone (Bed)
Minor
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mixed-clastic > Sandstone-mudstone (Bed)
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale > Oil-shale (Bed)
Incidental
Igneous > Volcanic > Felsic-volcanic (Pyroclastic-tuff)
References

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

Hintze, L.F., 1988, Geologic History of Utah: Brigham Young University Geology Studies Special Publication 7, 202 p.

NGMDB product
Counties Juab - Millard - Sanpete - Sevier