AGC/AGS Series Guidebook
Number Series GB 93-2
Title Guidebook to Carboniferous and Early Paleozoic Shelf and Basin Facies in Central Arkansas
Author (s) Charles G. Stone & John C. Meredith
Date 1993
General Description

This guidebook presents information on the following topics:

  • Examination of ~ 17 Early to Middle Pennsylvanian submarine fan and other deep-water deposits
  • 5 Mississippian through early Ordovician deep-water facies
  • 3 middle Pennsylvanian deltaic progradations
  • 2 Ordovician and Devonian mostly pelagic "porcellanite" accumulations;
  • Scenic thermal springs and tufa (Hot Springs) then onto the largest clear quartz crystal mine in North America

*Includes: 538 pages

Availability Yes. Paper & PDF copy.
Price $8.00 plus shipping
Shipping and handling Contact Sales Office at (501) 296-1877, for shipping and handling charges.
Online Version

Guidebook 93-2 PDF (139 MB)

Contact Information

Arkansas Geological Survey
3815 West Roosevelt Road
Little Rock, AR 72204
(501) 296-1877 or (501) 296-1878