Bishop Conglomerate

Bishop Conglomerate.
State Utah
Name Bishop Conglomerate
Geologic age Oligocene
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Conglomerate (Bed)
Incidental
Igneous > Volcanic > Felsic-volcanic (Pyroclastic-air fall)
Comments contains minerals derived from kimberlites in underlying Eocene Bridger Formation
References

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

Rowley, P.D., Hansen, W.R., Tweto, O., and Carrara, P.E., 1985, Geologic map of the Vernal 1ø x 2ø quadrangle, Colorado, Utah, and Wyoming: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series I-1526, scale 1:250,000.

https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/i1526

Gregson, J.D., and Chure, D.J., 2000, Geology and Paleontology of Dinosaur National Monument, Utah-Colorado, in Sprinkel, D.A., Chidsey, Jr., T.C., and Anderson, P.B., Geology of Utah's Parks and Monuments: Utah Geological Association Publication 28, p. 155-188.

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Counties Daggett - Duchesne - Summit - Uintah - Wasatch