Simple Lithology


star this property broader clastic sediment
star this property narrower gravel
gravel size sediment
star this property narrower gravel
star this property definition Clastic sediment containing greater than 30 percent gravel-size particles (greater than 2.0 mm diameter). Gravel in which more than half of the particles are of epiclastic origin more like this
star this property source definition of gravel from SLTTs 2004; particle sizes defined from Krumbein phi scale (W C Krumbein and L L Sloss, Stratigraphy and Sedimentation, 2nd edition, Freeman, San Francisco, 1963; Krumbein and Pettijohn, 1938, Manual of Sedimentary Petrography: New York, Appleton Century Co., Inc.) more like this
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star this property in scheme simplelithology
star this property is primary topic of gravel& properties=type