Ground-level view of mesas in the Canyonlands National Park, Utah, known as the "Islands in the Sky"
Horseshoe Falls, part of the Niagara Escarpment
Aerial view of mesas in Monument Valley, on the Colorado Plateau
Sealing of a carbonate platform (reservoir rock) by shales (caprock). The erosion of the shale renders the structure of the trap visible.
Cockburn Range, Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
Har Qatum, a mesa located on the southern edge of Makhtesh Ramon, Israel
Mount Conner, a mesa located in Northern Territory, Australia
Amadiya, Iraq, a city in its entirety built on a mesa
Mesa in Colorado
A mesa in Noctis Labyrinthus on Mars, viewed by HiRISE

The caprock can consist of either sedimentary rocks such as sandstone and limestone; dissected lava flows; or a deeply eroded duricrust.

- Mesa

Common caprock locations are escarpments, mesa formations, and salt domes.

- Caprock
Ground-level view of mesas in the Canyonlands National Park, Utah, known as the "Islands in the Sky"

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