Date of Award

5-1953

Degree Type

Bachelors Thesis

Degree Name

Bachelor of Science in Geological Engineering

Department

Geology

First Advisor

Professor McGlashan

Second Advisor

Professor Robertson

Third Advisor

Dr. Blake

Abstract

The basal member of the Kootenai formation in south­western Montana is typically a fine to medium-grained "salt and pepper" sandstone and chert-pebble conglomerate. The section between Delpine, Montana, and Melrose, Montana, generally thickens and markedly coarsens to the West.