Heers Formation

The information on this page is a summary description.
The full formal description is available here: Heers Formation

Abbreviation Hs
Parent unit
Child units Orp Member, Gelinden Member
Lithological description
Age Middle and Late Selandian.
Thickness Maximum about 60 m in the east. It decreases to the west and to the north.
Area of occurrence The eastern part of northern Belgium. Outcrops are locally found in the Hesbaye , a.o., at Heers and Orp-Jauche
Type locality
Alternative names
Authors Laga, P., Louwye S. & Geets, S.
Date 01/01/2001
Cite as Laga, P., Louwye S. & Geets, S., 2001. The Heers Formation, 01/01/2001. National Commission for Stratigraphy Belgium. http://ncs.naturalsciences.be/lithostratigraphy/Heers-Formation


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