Geologic Map of the Clifton Quadrangle, Mesa County, Colorado

Online link https://geo-nsdi.er.usgs.gov/metadata/map-mf/2359/metadata.faq.html
Description 1:24,000-scale geologic mapping in the Clifton 7.5' quadrangle, in support of the USGS Colorado River/I-70 Corridor Cooperative Geologic Mapping Project, provides interpretations of the Quaternary stratigraphy and geologic hazards in this area of the Gran
Originators Carrara, Paul E.
Publication U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-2359

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>Km                   491   Mancos Shale (Upper Cretaceous)
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