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  Quaternary Gravel:

The Quaternary Gravel is mostly poorly sorted, fine- to coarse-grained gravel that is cemented by caliche (calcium carbonate formed by the evaporation of water).



Owen-Joyce, S.J. and Bell, C.K., 1983 Appraisal of Water Resources in the Upper Verde River Area, Yavapai County, Arizona, Arizona Department of Water Resources Bulletin 2 (Prepared by the U.S. Geological Survey), available online at:


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