Geologic map of the Rio Puerco quadrangle, Bernalillo and Valencia Counties, New Mexico

Online link https://geo-nsdi.er.usgs.gov/metadata/map-mf/2397/metadata.faq.html
Description The Rio Puerco quadrangle is located southwest of Albuquerque in central New Mexico and covers part of the western part of the Isleta Reservation. The U.S. Geological Survey, the New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources, and the University of Ne
Originators Maldonado, Florian
Publication U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-2397

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Overview of attributes

The data are supplied in ARC/INFO export format and ArcView shapefiles.
>Dataset consists of three main (map) coverages:
>rp_geol
>rp_line
>rp_pnt
>
><RP_GEOL.PAT>
>
>COLUMN  ITEM NAME   WIDTH  OUTPUT  TYPE  N.DEC  ALTERNATE NAME    INDEXED?
>1       AREA            8     18      F      5                       -
>9       PERIMETER       8     18      F      5                       -
>17      RP_GEOL#        4      5      B      -                       -
>21      RP_GEOL-ID      4      5      B      -                       -
>25      DESCRIPTION    80     80      C      -                       -
>105     LABEL           8      8      C      -                       -
>113     SYMBOL          3      3      I      -                       -
>
>LABEL     SYMBOL  DESCRIPTION
>Qac         5      Alluvial and colluvial deposits (Holocene)
>Qal         3      Alluvial deposits (Holocene)
>Qcc        10      Cinder deposit of Cat Hills cones (Pleistocene)
>Qch1       87      Lava flow 1 of Cat Hills (upper Pleistocene)
>Qch2       85      Lava flow 2 of Cat Hills (upper Pleistocene)
>Qch3       42      Lava flow 3 of Cat Hills (upper Pleistocene)
>Qch4       41      Lava flow 4 of Cat Hills (upper Pleistocene)
>Qch5       17      Lava flow 5 Cat Hills (upper Pleistocene)
>Qch6       15      Lava flow 6 of Cat Hills (upper Pleistocene)
>Qch7       13      Lava flow 7 of Cat Hills (upper Pleistocene)
>Qe         82      Eolian sand deposits (Holocene and upper Pleistocene)
>Qe/Qac     80      Eolian sand veneer on alluvial and colluvial deposits
>                    (Holocene and upper Pleistocene)
>Qe/Qsc    225      Eolian sand veneer on sand, silt, and clay unit of
>                     Chavez Grant (Holocene to lower Pleistocene)
>Qe/Tscl   219      Eolian sand veneer on the lower sand and gravel of the
>                     Ceja Formation (Holocene to Pliocene)
>Qe/Tscu    81      Eolian sand veneer on soils of the upper sand and
>                     gravel unit of the Ceja Formation (Holocene to upper
>                     Pliocene)
>Qec        38      Eolian and colluvial deposits (Holocene and upper
>                     Pleistocene)
>--        267      Calcic soils 1 (Pleistocene)
>--        172      Calcic soils 2 (Pleistocene)
>Qls        51      Landslide deposits (Holocene to middle Pleistocene)
>Qrc        60      Present channel and tributary deposits (Holocene)
>Qrp       147      Fluvial deposits of the ancestral Rio Puerco (upper
>                     Pleistocene)
>Qrt1        7      Old terrace deposits (Holocene)
>Qrt2        9      Intermediate terrace deposits (Holocene)
>Qrt3       11      Young terrace deposits (Holocene)
>Qsc       223      Sand, silt, and clay unit of Chavez Grant (lower
>                     Pleistocene)
>Tcm        86      Lava flow of Cat Mesa (upper Pliocene)
>--         78      Calcic soils underlying Llano de Albuquerque
>                     (Pliocene-Pleistocene)
>Tm        255      Diabase of Mohinas Mountain (Miocene)
>Tsp       243      Popotosa Formation (Miocene and upper Oligocene)
>Tscl      221      Lower sand and gravel unit of the Ceja Formation
>                     (upper Pliocene)
>Tscm      219      Middle silt, sand, and clay unit of the Ceja Formation
>                     (upper Pliocene)
>Tscm?     219      Middle silt, sand, and clay unit of the Ceja Formation
>                     (upper Pliocene)
>Tscu       62      Upper sand and gravel unit of the Ceja Formation (upper
>                     Pliocene)
>--        --       crater
>
><RP_GEOL.AAT>
>
>COLUMN  ITEM NAME   WIDTH  OUTPUT  TYPE  N.DEC  ALTERNATE NAME    INDEXED?
>1       FNODE#          4      5      B      -                        -
>5       TNODE#          4      5      B      -                        -
>9       LPOLY#          4      5      B      -                        -
>13      RPOLY#          4      5      B      -                        -
>17      LENGTH          8     18      F      5                        -
>25      RP_GEOL#        4      5      B      -                        -
>29      RP_GEOL-ID      4      5      B      -                        -
>33      DESCRIPTION    80     80      C      -                        -
>113     SYMBOL          3      3      I      0                        -
>
>SYMBOL        DESCRIPTION
>1             Contact-Certain
>5             Contact-Inferred, queried
>51            Normal fault-Certain
>54            Fault-Concealed, queried
>56            Rim of volcanic crater--Certain
>216           Fault-Approximately located
>227           Map boundary
>313           Normal fault-Concealed, queried
>
><RP_LINE.AAT>
>
>COLUMN  ITEM NAME   WIDTH  OUTPUT  TYPE  N.DEC  ALTERNATE NAME    INDEXED?
>1       FNODE#          4       5     B      -                        -
>5       TNODE#          4       5     B      -                        -
>9       LPOLY#          4       5     B      -                        -
>13      RPOLY#          4       5     B      -                        -
>17      LENGTH          8      18     F      5                        -
>25      RP_LINE#        4       5     B      -                        -
>29      RP_LINE-ID      4       5     B      -                        -
>33      DESCRIPTION    80      80     C      -                        -
>113     SYMBOL          3       3     I      0                        -
>
>SYMBOL        DESCRIPTION
>134           Fault-Located by aeromagnetic survey
>175           Fault-Concealed, queried
>176           Fault-Concealed
>186           Normal fault-Concealed
>314           Normal fault-Concealed, queried
>
><RP_PNT.PAT>
>
>COLUMN  ITEM NAME   WIDTH  OUTPUT  TYPE  N.DEC  ALTERNATE NAME    INDEXED?
>1       AREA            8      18     F      5                        -
>9       PERIMETER       8      18     F      5                        -
>17      RP_PNT#         4       5     B      -                        -
>21      RP_PNT-ID       4       5     B      -                        -
>25      AZIMUTH         7       7     I      -    ROTATION            -
>32      DIP             3       3     I      -    INCLINATION         -
>35      DESCRIPTION    80      80     C      -                        -
>115     AGE            20      20     C      -                        -
>135     SYMBOL          3       3     I      0                        -
>
>SYMBOL        DESCRIPTION
>1             Horizontal bedding
>2             Inclined bedding - Showing strike and dip
>232           Age determination sample location
>
>AZIMUTH
>Compass direction of fault plane trend, in degrees
>Range of values: 0-359
>
>DIP
>Angle of fault plane inclination, in degrees from horizontal
>Range of values: 0-90
>
>AGE
>Age of sample location

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