Hazelton Group - Telkwa Formation
Virtual Museum ID: 20-S23-11b
Specimen Summarytypical thick bedded maroon coloured crystal-lithic tuff
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Original Collection:Smithers Exploration Group (SEG)
Sub Collection:Hazelton Road Trip
Virtual Museum ID:20-S23-11b
Date Added to VM:2020-07-24
Sample Origin:Smithers area, B.C.
Specific Site:large outcrop on the north side of the Smithers Landing/Babine Lake road at approximately 33 km. New exposure from road work.
Datum:09 (NAD 83)
Primary Features:Hazelton Group - Telkwa Formation
Primary Mineral Formula:
Advanced Geological Information
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Geological Period:Lower Jurassic
Stratigraphic Age:the Lower Jurassic (Sinemurian) age is based on very limited isotopic age dating and fossil localities that occur in the region