Guidebook

AGC/AGS Series Guidebook
Number Series GB 84-1
Title A Guidebook to the Post-St. Peter Ordovician and Silurian and Devonian Rocks of North- Central Arkansas
Author (s) W.W. Craig, O.A. Wise and J.D. McFarland, III
Date 1984
General Description

The field trip route for the 6 stops described in this guidebook are along a route that extends from Batesville, Independence County, to Mountain View, Stone County. The stops on this two-day field trip have been chosen to illustrate the stratigraphy and depositional environments of the post-St. Peter Ordovician and Silurian rocks of north-central Arkansas. Three alternate stops are also included in the road log.

Contributed papers include:

  • Stratigraphy and depositional environments of the post-St.Peter Ordovician, north-central Arkansas, by W. W. Craig, p. 3-13.
  • Stratigraphy and depositional environments of Silurian strata, north-central Arkansas, by W. W. Craig, p. 14-19.
  • Summary of Devonian stratigraphy, north-central Arkansas, by W. W. Craig, p. 20-23.

*Includes: 49 pages, 25 figures

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Contact Information

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3815 West Roosevelt Road
Little Rock, AR 72204
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