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Data Release for Geologic Map of the Fittstown 7.5’ Quadrangle, Pontotoc and Johnston Counties, Oklahoma

Dates

Publication Date
Time Period
2016

Citation

Lidke, D.J., and Blome, C.D., 2016, Data release for Geologic Map of the Fittstown 7.5’ Quadrangle, Pontotoc and Johnston Counties, Oklahoma: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/F77P8WJN.

Summary

This 1:24,000-scale geologic map includes new geologic mapping as well as compilation and revision of previous geologic maps. Field investigations were conducted from 2009-2011, while also mapping and investigating the geology and hydrology of the Chickasaw National Recreation Area, west of the map area. The Fittstown quadrangle is in the northeastern part of the Arbuckle Mountains. The Arbuckle Mountains are composed of a thick sequence of Paleozoic sedimentary rocks that overlie Early Cambrian and Precambrian igneous rocks; these latter rocks are not exposed in the quadrangle. From middle to late Pennsylvanian time, the Arbuckle Mountains region was folded, faulted, and uplifted. Periods of erosion followed these Pennsylvanian mountain-building [...]

Contacts

Point of Contact :
David Lidke
Originator :
David Lidke, Charles Blome
Metadata Contact :
Paco VanSistine
Publisher :
U.S. Geological Survey
Distributor :
U.S. Geological Survey - Science Base
USGS Mission Area :
Core Science Systems
SDC Data Owner :
Geosciences and Environmental Change Science Center

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SIM3371_GIS.gdb.zip 15.15 MB
SIM3371_shapefiles.zip 1.29 MB
SIM3371_Topo.zip 16.64 MB
SIM3371_Hillshade.zip 14.69 MB
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Purpose

This map provides geologic information which can be used in land-use planning, hazards analysis, resource assessments, and other geologic framework studies.

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DOI https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/item/identifier doi:10.5066/F77P8WJN

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