Pottsville Formation, Black Warrior Basin, Alabama/Mississippi

Comments on Geologic Parameters

12a Formation Temperature:

Data from the U.S. Geothermal Gradient map (Kron and Stix, 1982) was used with the depth map to determine average brine temperature for the Pottsville Formation.

12a Map:


12a Reference:

Kron, A., and Stix, J., 1982, U.S. geothermal gradient map of the United States, exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Geophysical Data Center, scale 1:2,500,000, two sheets.