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Geologic Unit: Beebe School

Usage:

Beebe School Formation of Traverse Group (MI)


Geologic age:

Middle Devonian


Type section, locality, area and/or origin of name:

Notable exposures in front and back slopes of a series of low cuestas which trend in northwest direction from Beebe School which is in sec. 14, T. 34 N., R. 2 W., Cheboygan Co., northern MI (Kelly and Smith, 1947).


AAPG geologic province:

Michigan basin


For more information, please contact Nancy Stamm, Geologic Names Committee Secretary.

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