Whitewater Formation

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Whitewater Formation
Stratigraphic range: Late Ordovician
Whitewater Formation Richmond Indiana.JPG
Whitewater Formation exposed near Richmond, Indiana
Type Formation
Underlies Brassfield Limestone, Drakes Formation, and Sexton Creek Limestone
Overlies Saluda Formation and Liberty Formation
Location
Region Ohio, Indiana
Country United States

The Whitewater Formation is a geologic formation in Ohio and Indiana. It preserves fossils dating back to the Ordovician period.

Fossiliferous slab of the Whitewater Formation (Upper Ordovician) exposed near Richmond, Indiana.

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