Laminated Castile Formation basinal evaporites with small crenulations
that affect only some layers (see text for discussion of causes).
Outcrop along U.S. Highway 62-180
about 1.5 km north of Texas-
New Mexico border, Eddy Co., NM. Hammer tip for scale at top.


© Peter A. Scholle, 1999


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