Lower Cretaceous of western Trans-Pecos Texas
The area is accessible from 1-10, U.S. 90, and (from Big Bend National Park) Texas 170. Outcrops of Lower Cretaceous rocks occur along public roads near Kent; south of Sierra Blanca in the Quitman Mountains; southwest of Marfa and north of the Chinati Mountains; and south of Shafter (Fig. 1).
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One of six volumes generated by each GSA section for the Decade of North American Geology (DNAG) project, this Centennial Field Guide contains descriptions of 100 sites or site clusters representing outstanding geologic locations in Arkansas, Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas.