Basin Fill Sandstone and Carbonate Aquifers, Basin and Range (Arizona, Nevada, and California)

Comments on Geologic Parameters

5 Percent Shale:

Percent shale of the Tertiary basin fill in the Arizona part of the Mojave Basin is inferred from maps in Anderson and others (1992).

5 Map:



5 Reference:

Anderson, T. W., Freethey, G. W., and Tucci, Patrick, 1992, Geohydrology and water resources of alluvial basins in south-central Arizona and parts of adjacent states: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1406-B, 67 p.