Sources of Pleistocene and Holocene sand for the Northeast Gulf of Mexico shelf and the Mississippi Fan

Author(s): Mazzullo, Jim M.; Bates, Charles
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Tex. A&M Univ., Dep. Geol., College Station, TX, United States
Volume Title: Transactions of the 35th annual meeting of the Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies AAPG regional meeting and the Thirty-second annual meeting of the Gulf Coast Section of the Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists
Volume Author(s): Ewing, Thomas E., editor
Source: Transactions - Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies, Vol.35, p.457-465; 35th annual meeting of the Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies, AAPG regional meeting and the Thirty-second annual meeting of the Gulf Coast Section of the Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists, Austin, TX, Oct. 16-18, 1985, edited by Thomas E. Ewing. Publisher: Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies, New Orleans, LA, United States. ISSN: 0533-6562 CODEN: TGCGA9
Note: In English. 20 refs.; illus. incl. 1 table, sketch maps
Year of Publication: 1985
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
Key Words: 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; 24 Surficial Geology, Quaternary Geology; Atlantic Ocean; Cenozoic; Clastic sediments; Continental shelf; DSDP Site 615; DSDP Site 616; DSDP Site 621; DSDP Site 623; DSDP Site 624; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Eastern Gulf Province; Fourier analysis; Grain size; Gulf Coastal Plain; Gulf of Mexico; Holocene; IPOD; Leg 96; Mineral composition; Mississippi Fan; Mississippi Province; Mississippi River; North Atlantic; Northeastern Gulf of Mexico; Pleistocene; Provenance; Quaternary; SEM data; Sample preparation; Sand; Sedimentary petrology; Sediments; Stratigraphy; United States
Coordinates: N251320 N251321 W0855931 W0855932
N264840 N264841 W0865249 W0865250
N264351 N264352 W0882945 W0882946
N254605 N254606 W0861350 W0861351
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Record ID: 1986021776
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