Ocean Drilling Program; rise and fall of carbonate platforms in the Bahamas

Author(s): Schlager, Wolfgang; Austin, J.; Comet, P.; Droxler, Andre W.; Eberli, G.; Freeman-Lynde, R. P.; Fulthorpe, C.; Harwood, G.; Kuhn, G.; Lavoie, D.; Leckie, M.; Melillo, A.; Moore, A.; Mullins, H.; Palmer, A.; Ravenne, Christian; Sager, W.; Swart, P.; Verbeek, J.; Watkins, D.; Williams, C.
Ocean Drilling Program, Leg 101 Shipboard Scientific Party
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Rosenstiel Sch. Mar. and Atmos. Sci., Miami, FL, United States
Other:
Univ. Tex. at Austin, United States
Univ. Newcastle-upon-Tyne, United Kingdom
ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Univ. Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
Univ. Ga., United States
Northwest. Univ., United States
Geol. Inst. Gottingen, Federal Republic of Germany
NSTL, United States
Woods Hole Oceanogr. Inst., United States
Rutgers Univ., United States
Marathon Oil Co., United States
Syracuse Univ., United States
Tex. A&M Univ., United States
Inst. Fr. Pet., France
Geol. Surv. Neth., Netherlands
Univ. Neb., United States
Lamont-Doherty Geol. Obs., United States
Volume Title: Nature (London)
Source: Nature (London), 315(6021), p.632-633. Publisher: Macmillan Journals, London, United Kingdom. ISSN: 0028-0836 CODEN: NATUAS
Note: In English. 9 refs.; illus.
Year of Publication: 1985
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; Atlantic Ocean; Bahamas; Banks; Biogenic structures; Bottom features; Carbonate platforms; Carbonate rocks; Carbonate sediments; Caribbean region; Cenozoic; Chalk; Changes of level; Clastic sediments; Cores; Cretaceous; Cyclic processes; Environmental analysis; Leg 101; Marine sedimentation; Marine sediments; Mesozoic; North American Atlantic; ODP Site 626; ODP Site 627; Ocean Drilling Program; Ocean floors; Oceanography; Ooze; Regression; Sea-level changes; Sedimentary rocks; Sedimentary structures; Sedimentation; Sediments; Stratigraphy; Structural controls; Transgression; Turbidite; West Indies
Coordinates: N204500 N280000 W0720000 W0793000
Record ID: 1985082722
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