Landslide deposits, colluvium, and talus

Unit is mixed on the Washoe North map with basalt, tuff, diatomite, and tuffaceous sediments. It includes the units mapped as Qls from the 1978 State map. It is present in Churchill, Washoe, Nye, Esmeralda, Elko, Eureka, Humboldt, Lander, Lincoln, Mineral, and Pershing Counties.
State Nevada
Name Landslide deposits, colluvium, and talus
Geologic age Holocene to Pliocene
Lithologic constituents
Unconsolidated > Coarse-detrital (Landslide, Colluvial)
Sedimentary (Tuffaceous)tuffaceous sediments
Sedimentary > Chemical > Diatomite
Igneous > Volcanic > Mafic-volcanic > Basalt (Pyroclastic-tuff)
NGMDB product
Counties Churchill - Elko - Esmeralda - Eureka - Humboldt - Lander - Lincoln - Mineral - Nye - Pershing - Washoe