Stratigraphy of the Duchesne River Formation (Eocene-Oligocene?) northern Uinta Baisn, northeastern Utah. by David W. Andersen and M. Dane Picard



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3, pl. In most wells, a gamma-ray log was used in combination with a Duchesne Sand y Ben d arch Hoback Basin Sand Wash Basin Washakie Basin Great Divide Basin Ri e r Basin Cherokee r idge Wamsutter arch Mo xa arch Roc k The uppermost Triassic to lower Jurassic Sag River Formation (Figure 1) is a thin (0 to ~40m) but widespread (along depositional strike), terrigenous clastic, fine-to very fine-grained silty and argillaceous, bioturbated sandstone unit in the Arctic Coastal Plain and Beaufort Sea petroleum province of gh it is a minor siliciclastic reservoir in the Prudhoe Bay Field (Jones and /Sedimentology-and-Stratigraphy-of-the-Sag-River.

Mountain building is also responsible for the formation of basin structure. There were no sedimentary rocks at the time of Earth's origin ( Ma). Initially, there were volcanic and igneous rocks. After the formation of river systems, seas, and oceans, the weathering of preexisting rocks was the initial cause of the formation of sedimentary   Duchesne River formation.

Mapped in oil shale area, Uintah County, Utah, and Rio Blanco County, Colorado. Only basal 50 feet of formation exposed. Along Raven Ridge, unconformably overlies both Uinta formation and Green River formation; near axis of basin, unconformably overlies Uinta formation. Age is Eocene or :// Book/Printed Material Stratigraphy, correlation, and and the Sinepuxent Formation.

The Nanticoke River Group, found along the margins of the Nanticoke River and its tributaries, is subdivided into the Turtle Branch Formation (named herein) and the Kent Island Formation. Delaware Bay Group deposits consist of bay-margin coarse sand and Mount Agassiz, a prominent peak at the head of the east fork of the Duchesne River, W.

Uinta Mountains, Hayden Peak quadrangle: Category/rank: Lithostratigraphic Formation: Lithostratigraphic Formation: Type area: km south of Dead Horse Pass, head of Rock Creek (Wallace, ) Range crest between the Duchesne and Uinta Rivers (Wallace, ) About this book.

Stratigraphy and Paleolimnology of the Green River Formation, Western USA presents a suite of detailed stratigraphic and sedimentologic investigations of the Eocene Green River Formation of Wyoming, Colorado and Utah, one of the world's foremost terrestrial archives of lacustrine and alluvial deposition during the warmest portion of the early ://   Chan's group has interests in a wide variety of other research projects that include: fluvial sequence stratigraphy in the Tertiary Duchesne River Formation (below), the Permian White Rim Sandstone (tar-bearing unit in Canyonlands National Park, above), Mesozoic stratigraphy and sedimentology in areas across the Colorado Plateau, Pleistocene Lake Bonneville (western Utah), Trace Fossils and Fluvial-Lacustrine Ichnofacies of Eocene Uinta and Duchesne River Formations, Northern Uinta Basin Utah.

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STRATIGRAPHY 2 0 Cretaceous 20 Mancos Shale 2 0 Mesaverde Group 20 Tertiary 23 Wasatch and Green River Formations 2 3 Uinta Formation 24 Duchesne River Formation 24 STRUCTURE 2 5 Folds 2 5 Faults 25 DISTRIBUTION OF BITUMEN: STRATIGRAPHY AND STRUCTURE 2 5 PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES OF BITUMEN 26 Tests of Utah Deposits Asphalt Ridge.The stratigraphy and sedimentation of the shore phase of the lacustrine lower part of the Green River Formation (Eocene) present in the Red Wash-Raven Ridge area and the origin and accumulation of petroleum were ://Book: Revised stratigraphic nomenclature for the Wasatch and Green River formations of Eocene age, Wyoming, Utah, and Colorado