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TitleMorrison Formation (Upper Jurassic) near Green River, Utah
DescriptionThe Morrison formation (Upper Jurassic) near Green River, shows layers with variable lithology due to varying environments at the time it was deposited. In some parts of Utah, this formation has been mined for uranium. In other places it has produced dinosaur fossils.
LithostratigraphyMorrison formation
Geologic provinceSan Rafael Swell
LocationUSA ▹ Utah ▹ Emery. Near Green River.
PhotographerDexter Perkins. 1999.
Key wordsMorrison formation, Utah
Tech details402 KB. Vista. Canon Eos Rebel, 50-150mm lens, Provia 100 film.
GeoDIL number76