Petrology and sedimentology of Mississippi Fan cores, DSDP Leg 96

Author(s): Thayer, Paul A.; Roberts, Harry H.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Amoco Prod. Co., New Orleans, LA, United States
Other:
La. State Univ., 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.505-514; 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. 11 refs.; illus. incl. sketch map
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; Areal studies; Atlantic Ocean; Authigenic minerals; Cenozoic; Clastic sediments; Clay; Clay mineralogy; Clay minerals; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Deep-sea environment; Deposition; Environment; Graded bedding; Gravel; Gulf of Mexico; IPOD; Leg 96; Marine environment; Mississippi Fan; North Atlantic; Oceanography; Petrology; Planar bedding structures; Pleistocene; Porosity; Quaternary; SEM data; Sand; Sedimentary structures; Sedimentation; Sediments; Sheet silicates; Silicates; Silt; Thin sections; Turbidity current structures; X-ray data
Coordinates: N250404 N271137 W0855931 W0912433
Record ID: 1986021783
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