Geologic Assessment of Coal in the Colorado Plateau

Kirschbaum Mark, U.S. Geological Survey

This site provides a portal to an extensive USGS report that summarizes the regional geology, stratigraphy and coal energy resources of the Colorado Plateau region. A map of Colorado Plateau resources and outcrop photos of Cretaceous strata exposed in the region are provided on this page with links to individual sections of the report. Additional maps, cross sections, stratigraphic columns and information about the geology, stratigraphy, coal deposits and resource recovery are also available.

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Subject: Geoscience:Geology
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Maps, Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations
Focus on the Cretaceous: Economic Resources, Sedimentary Basins, Stratigraphy
Topics: Time/Earth History, Earth surface