Category:Coconino Sandstone cliffs

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English: In Arizona, Southwest USA, (southwest Colorado Plateau), the typical geologic sequence for the Coconino Sandstone:
5--(bedding, with cliffs)--en:Kaibab Limestone
4--(bedding, and slopes/cliffs)--en:Toroweap Formation
3--(cliffs)-en:Coconino Sandstone
2--(only in Sedona, Verde Valley region)--Schnebley Hill Formation, (Bell Rock Member, Apache Limestone Member, etc.)
1--Hermit Formation-(southwest Colorado Plateau region, coeval with Organ Rock F., and Abo Formation, elsewhere on Colorado Plateau)
Note: the Coconino Sandstone, or other units lay upon the coveal 3 units, Hermit, Organ Rock, and Abo Formations.