Share

Printer-friendlySend by email

First State Geology Newsletter Signup

First State Geology has been the newsletter of DGS for over 25 years.

Click here to signup!

SP16 Generalized Geologic Map of Delaware, Postcard

Hardcopy Print Available!
SP16 Generalized Geologic Map of Delaware, Postcard
Publication Type:
Special Publication
Publication Date:
Jul 2000
Authors:
DGS Staff
Abstract:

Delaware’s oldest rocks are metamorphic crystalline rocks of the central Appalachian Piedmont Physiographic Province. Atlantic Coastal Plain sediments overlie the crystalline rocks of the Piedmont and range in thickness from a feather edge at the Fall Line to approximately 9,000 feet in the southeastern corner of Delaware. Sediments range in age from Early Cretaceous to Holocene.

Coverage Area
Use Constraints

Please give proper credit to the Delaware Geological Survey.

DGS Staff, 2000, Generalized Geologic Map of Delaware, Postcard: Delaware Geological Survey Special Publication 16

Contact Info

Delaware Geological Survey
Phone: (302)-831-2833
Fax: (302)-831-3579
delgeosurvey@udel.edu

University of Delaware
Delaware Geological Survey Building
Newark, DE 19716
Mon - Fri; 8:00am to 4:30pm