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Maine Geological Survey

Document Type

Image

Identifier

10129

Description

Photo 7: Gray, fine-grained phyllite of the Eliot Formation (Se) showing characteristic weathering pits elongated parallel to the layering within the rocks. These weathering pits represent layers that contain greater percentages of calcite, which weather more readily than the surrounding rocks. Flat shoreline exposure approximately 1500 feet south of Blaney Point on the northern end of Cousins Island, Yarmouth.
Project Name: Bedrock Geology 24k Yarmouth

Exact Creation Date

7-14-2016

Location

Yarmouth

Supplemental Rights

Credit must be given to the photographer and the Maine Geological Survey when this photo is displayed, reproduced, distributed and/or used in derivative works.

Keywords

bedrock mapping; outcrop; STATEMAP; Yarmouth

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