Hazelton Group - Telkwa Formation

Virtual Museum ID: 20-S23-11b

Specimen Summary

typical thick bedded maroon coloured crystal-lithic tuff

Specimen Data

 

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Collection Details

Original Collection:

Smithers Exploration Group (SEG)

Sub Collection:

Hazelton Road Trip

Collection ID:

S23-11b

Virtual Museum ID:

20-S23-11b

Accessibility:

Date Added to VM:

2020-07-24

Location Information

Sample Origin:

Specific Site:

large outcrop on the north side of the Smithers Landing/Babine Lake road at approximately 33 km. New exposure from road work.

UTM Easting:

647100

UTM Northing:

6083521

Datum:

09 (NAD 83)

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Specimen Details

VM Category:

Rock

Primary Features:

Hazelton Group - Telkwa Formation

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Advanced Geological Information

 

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Geological Formation:

lJHT

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

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