Deposition of sand in a trench-slope basin by unconfined turbidity currents

Author(s): Underwood, Michael B.; Norville, Charles R.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Univ. Mo., Dep. Geol., Columbia, MO, United States
Volume Title: Marine Geology
Source: Marine Geology, 71(3-4), p.383-392. Publisher: Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands. ISSN: 0025-3227 CODEN: MAGEA6
Note: In English. Letter. 37 refs.; illus. incl. sketch map
Year of Publication: 1986
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
Key Words: 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; Aleutian Trench; Basins; Cenozoic; Clastic sediments; Currents; DSDP Site 181; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Detrital sedimentation; East Pacific; Environmental analysis; Fore-arc basins; Gulf of Alaska; Holocene; Leg 18; Marine sediments; Mineral composition; North Pacific; Northeast Pacific; Oceanography; Pacific Ocean; Plate tectonics; Provenance; Quaternary; Sand; Sedimentation; Sediments; Transport; Trenches; Turbidity currents
Coordinates: N572618 N572618 W1482753 W1482753
Record ID: 1986060847
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