27 July 2015
Conglomeratic ne plus ultra
Posted by Callan Bentley
There’s something about conglomerates that just draws me in. Here’s a lovely example — you might even say it’s an exemplar — from Sandy Hollow in Montana:
That’s the basal conglomerate of the Cretaceous Kootenai Formation, one of the mappable units in this mappable region.
Feast your eyes on those well-rounded pebbles!