Oil and water possibilities of parts of Delta and Mesa counties, Colorado. 46 pages. 2 plates (1:125,000). 7 figures. Digital PDF download. B-28D
The area covered by this report is immediately north of the city of Delta and the Gunnison River. It is part of a great synclinal basin that dips toward Grand Mesa and includes parts of Delta and Mesa counties. The report describes the geography, general geology (Triassic, Jurassic, Cretaceous, and Tertiary systems), the structural geology, oil and gas possibilities, fresh water possibilities, and economic resources.