Muddy Creek Formation

Muddy Creek Formation (in Cedar City area).
State Utah
Name Muddy Creek Formation
Geologic age Miocene
Lithologic constituents
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mixed-clastic > Siltstone-mudstone (Bed)
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone (Bed)
Sedimentary > Clastic > Conglomerate (Bed)

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

Johnson, M., Dixon, G.L., Rowley, P.D., Katzer, T. C., and Winters, M., 2002, Hydrology and ground-water conditions of the Tertiary Muddy Creek Formation in the lower Virgin River basin of southeastern Nevada and adjacent Arizona and Utah in Lund, W.R. ed., Field Guide to Geologic Excursions in Southwestern Utah and Adjacent Areas of Arizona and Nevada: U. S. Geological Survey Report: OF 02-0172, p. 284-315.

NGMDB product
Counties Garfield - Iron - Piute - Washington