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AGC/AGS Series Bulletin
Number Series B-20
Title Subsurface Geology and Related Oil and Gas Possibilities of Northeastern Arkansas
Author (s) W.M. Caplan
Date 1954
General Description

This publication contains:

  • Detailed lithologic descriptions of the formations present in northeast Arkansas
  • Discussions of each formation's distribution, thickness, character, correlation, stratigraphic relationships, and production possibility
  • An estimate of the oil and gas possibilities for each of the major series of rocks (Paleozoic, Cretaceous, Igneous)
  • An extensive bibliography
  • Numerous illustrations, including well location map, structural contour maps, Cretaceous isopach map, paleogeologic map on the pre-Upper Cretaceous surface, 5 cross sections, two stratigraphic charts, and a Paleozoic oil and gas possibilities map.
*Includes:  124 pages, 9 plates, 5 figures

Availability Yes. Paper and Cloth copy.
Price $5.00 paper, $10.00 cloth, plus shipping
  Contact Sales Office at (501) 296-1877,  for shipping and handling charges.
Online Version Plates_1-9 var-sizes PDF pdf (31.2 MB), Sub_Geo_Oil-Gas PDF pdf (112.2 MB)
Contact Information Arkansas Geological Survey
3815 West Roosevelt Road
Little Rock, AR  72204
(501) 296-1877 or  (501) 296-1878
Record B-20  

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