Comparison of modern Mississippi Fan with selected ancient fans

Author(s): Shanmugam, G.; Moiola, R. J.; McPherson, J. G.; O'Connel, S. O.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Mobil Res. and Dev., Dallas, TX, United States
Other:
Soc. Econ. Geol. and Paleont., United States
Volume Title: Transactions; Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies; the Gulf Coast Section of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists
Volume Author(s): Weidie, Alfred, editor; Kohl, Barry; Fillon, Richard
Source: Transactions - Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies, Vol.38, p.157-165; Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies, 38th annual meeting, AAPG regional meeting and Gulf Coast Section SEPM, 35th annual meeting, New Orleans, LA, Oct. 19-21, 1988, edited by Alfred Weidie, Barry Kohl and Richard Fillon. Publisher: Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies, New Orleans, LA, United States. ISSN: 0533-6562 CODEN: TGCGA9
Note: In English. 26 refs.; illus. incl. 1 table, sketch maps
Year of Publication: 1988
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
Key Words: 23 Surficial Geology, Geomorphology; Alluvial fans; Atlantic Ocean; DSDP Site 614; DSDP Site 615; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Deposition; Fluvial features; GLORIA; Geomorphology; Gulf of Mexico; Hecho Group; IPOD; Leg 96; Mississippi Fan; North Atlantic; Side-scanning methods; Turbidite
Coordinates: N250404 N250405 W0860812 W0860813
N251320 N251321 W0855931 W0855932
Record ID: 1990007786
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