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Dedicated to the teaching of Earth Sciences

GEOLOGY RESOURCES FOR STUDENTS,
TEACHERS, AND RESEARCHERS

Prof. Sean Tvelia Suffolk County Community College

Sedimentary Rock Identification

To begin identifying your sedimentary rock you must first determine whether your sample is a clastic or chemical sedimentary rock. Next select the appropriate clast size or composition.

Clastic Sedimentary Rock

 

Chemical Sedimentary Rock

 

 

 

Sedimentary Rock Resources:

Clastic Sedimentary Rocks

Clast Size

Clast Shape

Chemical Sedimentary Rocks

Sedimentary Rock Idenitification