sheet sand

sheet sand

[′shēt ‚sand]
(geology)
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Peter Sandstone--A record of eolian and fluvial sedimentation of early Paleozoic cratonic sheet sand: Journal of Sedimentary Research, v.
These units are widespread sheet sands deposited in the early Paleozoic continental interior seaway, whose lithologic characteristics and stratigraphic relationships are well illustrated in exposures in Sauk County, Wisconsin (Clayton and Attig, 1990), The following discussions of these principal frac sand source units are organized according to order of importance as frac sand sources within geographic regions, Stratigraphic columns are provided to maintain a sense for their correct age and stratigraphic context,
The "Dyna" sheet sand and the "Doris" channel sand were both present and of good quality but both have been interpreted as being water bearing.