SOLUTION: EES 2021 Sedimentary Environments Fence Diagrams Paper
SOLUTION: EES 2021 Sedimentary Environments Fence Diagrams Paper.
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Outcrop data for Beury Mountain, Temple University-Main Campus, Philadelphia, PA. 29th March 2021
The vertical scale = 10 squares = 1 meter.
The horizontal scale is 10 squares = 100 km.
Dark brownish gray shale layered in horizontal bedding planes with foraminifera
Gray, silty shale with ripple lamination
Yellowish white medium sandstone with high angle cross-beds
Yellowish white medium to coarse sandstone with small scale crossbedding
Yellowish white sandstone with hummocky cross stratification
Brownish mudstone, heavily bio-turbated, and contains root structures
Yellowish white medium sandstone with two large scale (30 cm) cross stratification sets
Based on your data, answer the following questions:
1. Which direction is the land vs. the water? How do you know?
The land is towards A while water is towards E. The sedimentation rocks in E are made up of…
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