Stratigraphy

 

Start Depth
End Depth
Stratigraphic Unit
Start Depth: 0.00 ft
End Depth: 10.00 ft
Unit: Peoria 
System
Quaternary 
Series
Pleistocene Series 
Group
Wisconsinan Episode 
Formation
Peoria 
Member
 
Submember
 
Start Depth
0.00 ft
End Depth
10.00 ft
Contact Accuracy
Top & Base Accurate For Sample 
Penetration
Complete Penetration, No Gaps 
Primary Lithology
Loess 
Percent
100 
Secondary Lithology
Unknown 
Percent
Tertiary Lithology
Unknown 
Percent
Comments
Start Depth: 10.00 ft
End Depth: 60.00 ft
Unit: Pre-Illinoian 
System
Quaternary 
Series
Pleistocene Series 
Group
Pre-Illinoian 
Formation
 
Member
 
Submember
 
Start Depth
10.00 ft
End Depth
60.00 ft
Contact Accuracy
Top & Base Accurate For Sample 
Penetration
Complete Penetration, No Gaps 
Primary Lithology
Till - Oxidized And Unleached 
Percent
100 
Secondary Lithology
Unknown 
Percent
Tertiary Lithology
Unknown 
Percent
Comments
Start Depth: 60.00 ft
End Depth: 125.00 ft
Unit: Pre-Illinoian 
System
Quaternary 
Series
Pleistocene Series 
Group
Pre-Illinoian 
Formation
 
Member
 
Submember
 
Start Depth
60.00 ft
End Depth
125.00 ft
Contact Accuracy
Top & Base Accurate For Sample 
Penetration
Complete Penetration, No Gaps 
Primary Lithology
Till - Unoxidized And Unleached 
Percent
100 
Secondary Lithology
Unknown 
Percent
Tertiary Lithology
Unknown 
Percent
Comments
Start Depth: 125.00 ft
End Depth: 130.00 ft
Unit: Pre-Illinoian 
System
Quaternary 
Series
Pleistocene Series 
Group
Pre-Illinoian 
Formation
 
Member
 
Submember
 
Start Depth
125.00 ft
End Depth
130.00 ft
Contact Accuracy
Top & Base Accurate For Sample 
Penetration
Complete Penetration, No Gaps 
Primary Lithology
Sand 
Percent
100 
Secondary Lithology
 
Percent
Tertiary Lithology
 
Percent
Comments
Start Depth: 130.00 ft
End Depth: 185.00 ft
Unit: Pre-Illinoian 
System
Quaternary 
Series
Pleistocene Series 
Group
Pre-Illinoian 
Formation
 
Member
 
Submember
 
Start Depth
130.00 ft
End Depth
185.00 ft
Contact Accuracy
Top & Base Accurate For Sample 
Penetration
Complete Penetration, No Gaps 
Primary Lithology
Till - Unoxidized And Unleached 
Percent
100 
Secondary Lithology
 
Percent
Tertiary Lithology
 
Percent
Comments
Start Depth: 185.00 ft
End Depth: 215.00 ft
Unit: Pre-Illinoian 
System
Quaternary 
Series
Pleistocene Series 
Group
Pre-Illinoian 
Formation
 
Member
 
Submember
 
Start Depth
185.00 ft
End Depth
215.00 ft
Contact Accuracy
Top & Base Accurate For Sample 
Penetration
Bedrock Surface - Complete Penetration, No Gaps 
Primary Lithology
Clay 
Percent
65 
Secondary Lithology
Sand 
Percent
35 
Tertiary Lithology
Unknown 
Percent
Comments
Start Depth: 215.00 ft
End Depth: 280.00 ft
Unit: Carlile Shale 
System
Cretaceous 
Series
 
Group
Fort Benton ("Lower Colorado ") 
Formation
Carlile Shale 
Member
 
Submember
 
Start Depth
215.00 ft
End Depth
280.00 ft
Contact Accuracy
Top & Base Accurate For Sample 
Penetration
Complete Penetration, No Gaps 
Primary Lithology
Shale 
Percent
100 
Secondary Lithology
 
Percent
Tertiary Lithology
 
Percent
Comments
Start Depth: 280.00 ft
End Depth: 305.00 ft
Unit: Greenhorn Limestone 
System
Cretaceous 
Series
 
Group
Fort Benton ("Lower Colorado ") 
Formation
Greenhorn Limestone 
Member
 
Submember
 
Start Depth
280.00 ft
End Depth
305.00 ft
Contact Accuracy
Top & Base Accurate For Sample 
Penetration
Complete Penetration, No Gaps 
Primary Lithology
Limestone 
Percent
Secondary Lithology
Shale 
Percent
Tertiary Lithology
 
Percent
Comments
Start Depth: 305.00 ft
End Depth: 335.00 ft
Unit: Graneros Shale 
System
Cretaceous 
Series
 
Group
Fort Benton ("Lower Colorado ") 
Formation
Graneros Shale 
Member
 
Submember
 
Start Depth
305.00 ft
End Depth
335.00 ft
Contact Accuracy
Top & Base Accurate For Sample 
Penetration
Complete Penetration, No Gaps 
Primary Lithology
Shale 
Percent
100 
Secondary Lithology
 
Percent
Tertiary Lithology
 
Percent
Comments
Start Depth: 335.00 ft
End Depth: 500.00 ft
Unit: Woodbury 
System
Cretaceous 
Series
 
Group
Fort Benton ("Lower Colorado ") 
Formation
Dakota 
Member
Woodbury 
Submember
 
Start Depth
335.00 ft
End Depth
500.00 ft
Contact Accuracy
Top & Base Accurate For Sample 
Penetration
Complete Penetration, No Gaps 
Primary Lithology
Sandstone 
Percent
Secondary Lithology
Shale 
Percent
Tertiary Lithology
 
Percent
Comments
Start Depth: 500.00 ft
End Depth: 543.00 ft
Unit: Nishnabotna 
System
Cretaceous 
Series
 
Group
Fort Benton ("Lower Colorado ") 
Formation
Dakota 
Member
Nishnabotna 
Submember
 
Start Depth
500.00 ft
End Depth
543.00 ft
Contact Accuracy
Top & Base Accurate For Sample 
Penetration
Partial Penetration (Base Not Met), No Gap At Top 
Primary Lithology
Sandstone 
Percent
100 
Secondary Lithology
 
Percent
Tertiary Lithology
 
Percent
Comments