Bayard, Morrill Co., Nebraska, USA
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||41° 45' 18'' North , 103° 19' 25'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||41.75500,-103.32361|
|Köppen climate type:||BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate|
north side of Platte River
1 valid mineral.
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|Chattian - Rupelian|
23.03 - 33.9 Ma
|White River Group|
Age: Oligocene (23.03 - 33.9 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: White River Group
Description: Clay, some claystone, silt and siltstone. Predominantly greenish gray and volcaniclastic. Other occurrences are greenish gray to white and bentonitic. Local channel sandstone at base. Aprox thickness 195 ft.
Comments: Includes Chadron FM and overlying Brule FM.
Reference: Horton, J.D., C.A. San Juan, and D.B. Stoeser. The State Geologic Map Compilation (SGMC) geodatabase of the conterminous United States. doi: 10.3133/ds1052. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 1052.