Soils - Sedimentary Parent Material

Againinorganic andorganic forms chert usedfortools

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angular
 SANDSTONES
 divided
by
composiKon
 •  QUARTZ
SANDSTONE
 •  ARKOSE
or
ARKOSIC
SANDSTONE
‐

 •  GREYWACKE

 QUARTZ
SANDSTONE
 •  grain
shape

 •  environment
 QUARTZ
SANDSTONE
 •  grain
shape

 •  environment
 Grain
shape
 environment
 ARKOSE
or
ARKOSIC
SANDSTONE
 •  pink
sandstones,
 •  grain
shape

 •  environment
 •  
 ARKOSE
or
ARKOSIC
SANDSTONE
 •  grain
shape

 •  environment
 GREYWACKE
 •  "muddy
sandstone”
 •  grain
shape

 •  environment
 GREYWACKE
 •  grain
shape

 •  Environment
 •  Ocean
 –  Beyond
beach
 •  (DiamicKte
‐
do
not
need
to
know)

 CONGLOMERATE
 CONGLOMERATE
 •  coarsest
grains...
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This note was uploaded on 01/23/2012 for the course GEOL 306 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at George Mason.

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