The evolution of the carbonate platforms in Northeast Australia; the goal of the Ocean Drilling Program

Author(s): Davies, P. J.; Symonds, P. A.; Feary, D. A.; Pigram, C. J.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Bur. Miner. Resour., Geol. and Geophys., Canberra, Australia
Volume Title: Achievements in Australian geoscience
Volume Author(s): Allen, Rod, convener
Source: Abstracts - Geological Society of Australia, Vol.21, p.110-112; Ninth Australian geological convention , Achievements in Australian geoscience, Brisbane, Queensl., Australia, Feb. 1-5, 1988, convened by Rod Allen. Publisher: Geological Society of Australia, Sydney, N.S.W., Australia. ISSN: 0729-011X
Note: In English; geol. sketch map
Year of Publication: 1988
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; 18 Geophysics, Solid-Earth; Carbonate platforms; Cenozoic; Clastic sediments; Coral Sea; Cretaceous; Evolution; Great Barrier Reef; Marine environment; Marion Plateau; Mesozoic; Miocene; Neogene; Ocean Drilling Program; Ocean floors; Oceanography; Pacific Ocean; Paleo-oceanography; Paleocene; Paleoclimatology; Paleogene; Paleogeography; Passive margins; Plate collision; Plate tectonics; Pliocene; Queensland Plateau; Reefs; Regression; Rifting; Sea-level changes; Sediments; South Pacific; Southwest Pacific; Stratigraphy; Subsidence; Tertiary; Transgression; Upper Cretaceous; West Pacific
Coordinates: S200000 S160000 E1500000 E1450000
Record ID: 1989068567
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