Stratigraphy of Mesa Verde National Park

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Canyonlands National Park stratigraphy
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Generalized stratigraphy after Griffitts, M. L., 1990, Guidebook to the Geology of Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado: Mesa Verde Museum Association, Mesa Verde National Park.

Stratigraphic unit information is modified from the USGS GeoLex (Lexicon of Geology):

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Last modified: 1/7/2011
Mancos Mesaverde Point Lookout Menefee Cliff House Barker Dome Quaternary