Fabric

Bet Shean G

Site: 
Provenance: 
Pliocene Bira Formation
Clay: 
This group is characterized by fine foraminiferous marl, rich in iron oxides. The silt (<1%) contains quartz.
Temper: 
The temper (>3%) includes coarse limestone grains. Basalt particles were very rarely observed.
Characteristic Inclusions: 
Limestone grains
Basalt