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Triassic (1) sedimentary rocks in Salt Lake City-Coalville-Randolph region

State Utah
Name Triassic (1) sedimentary rocks in Salt Lake City-Coalville-Randolph region
Geologic age Early Triassic
Comments tidal flat to shallow marine
Primary rock type mudstone
Secondary rock type limestone
Other rock types siltstone; sandstone; evaporite
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mixed-clastic > Siltstone-mudstone (Bed)
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)
Incidental
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone (Bed)
Sedimentary > Chemical > Evaporite > Gypsum (Lens)
Map references
Hintze, L.F., 1980, Geologic map of Utah: Utah Geological and Mineral Survey, scale 1:500,000.
Unit references
Hintze, L.F., 1980, Geologic map of Utah: Utah Geological and Mineral Survey, scale 1:500,000.
Willis, J.B., and Willis, G.C., 2000, Geology of Wasatch Mountain State Park, Utah, 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. 495-516.
Sprinkel, D.A., Park, B., and Stevens, M., Geology of Sheep Creek Canyon Geological Area, Northeastern Utah, 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. 517-528.
Counties Morgan - Salt Lake - Summit - Wasatch