Moretown Formation - amphibolite and greenstone member

Includes light-pale-green chloritic ankeritic greenstone; black, and fine-grained hornblende-plagioclase (±garnet±epidote) amphibolite. Part of the metasedimentary host rocks of the North River Igneous Suite. Rocks of the Early to Late Taconic Accreted Terrane of the Rowe-Hawley Zone. Eastern allochthonous sequence, oceanic and accretionary realm, ultramafic inclusions, volcanic-arc intrusives, and volcanic rocks.
State Vermont
Name Moretown Formation - amphibolite and greenstone member
Geologic age Lower Ordovician to Cambrian?
Lithologic constituents
Metamorphic > AmphiboliteFine-grained hornblende-plagioclase (±garnet±epidote) amphibolite.
Metamorphic > Metaigneous > GreenstoneIncludes light-pale-green chloritic ankeritic greenstone.
NGMDB product
Counties Addison - Orange - Washington - Windham - Windsor