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Buffalo Creek at Bullis Road

Buffalo Creek at Bullisi Road - Tichenor Limestone (left photo); lower part of the Moscow Formation (right photo)

Buffalo Creek at Bullisi Road
Located in Erie County
Image courtesy of Jorg Maletz


Type: Creekside

Features: Tichenor Limestone, Cottage City Coral Bed, Greens Landing Coral Bed,
Hills Gulch Bed, Romulus Beds, Bloome Creek Bed, Blasdell Beds, Miles trip Road Bed, Spring Brook Horizon.

Feature Type: Stratigraphic.

Reference: NYS Geological Association Field Trip Guidebook, 71st Annual Meeting 1999;
Fossil Faunas and Microstratigraphy of the Upper Ludlowville Formation:
Small-Scale Sea Level Fluctuations and Converging Unconformities
For online reference please visit - www.nysga.net/Guidebooks.html

Quadrangle: East Aurora.

Reason for Designation: The Buffalo River (Creek) is listed as a Great Lakes Areas of Concern
in The Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement between the United States and Canada. Scenic.