Stratigraphy of the study area includes, from bottom up, Mancos Shale (offshore),
Star Point (shallow marine), Blackhawk (marginal marine), and Castlegate (continental
An airplane was used to acquire hundreds of digital photos along the entire Wasatch
Cliff (~120 km) to create high-resolution photomontages.
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Measuring section by rope in the Castlegate Formation.
Incised valley in the Blackhawk Formation.
GPR study in the Star Point Formation.
3D perspective view of all channelized sandbodies of the entire Blackhawk Formation.
Sandbodies were mapped by integrating lidar and outcrop data (Sahoo and Gani, 2014).