Sedimentological and geochemical characteristics of the Upper Cretaceous and lower Tertiary sediments at Site 661 (eastern equatorial Atlantic) and their paleoenvironmental significance

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doi: 10.2973/odp.proc.sr.108.135.1989
Author(s): Stein, Rüdiger; Faugères, Jean-Claude
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Univ. Giessen, Inst. Geowissensch. und Lithosphärenforsch., Giessen, Federal Republic of Germany
Other:
Christian-Albrechts Univ., Federal Republic of Germany
Ocean Drill. Program, United States
Univ. Stockholm, Sweden
Univ. R.I., United States
Woods Hole Oceanogr. Inst., United States
Univ. Bristol, United Kingdom
Univ. Bordeaux 1, France
Univ. Tsukuba, Japan
Univ. Paris VI, France
Tex. A&M Univ., United States
Inst. Oceanogr. Sci., United Kingdom
Univ. Giessen, Federal Republic of Germany
Scripps Inst. Oceanogr., United States
Cent. Nac. Rech. Sci., France
Kochi Univ., Japan
Underseas Drill., United States
Univ. Bordeaux, France
Volume Title: Eastern tropical Atlantic, covering Leg 108 of the cruises of the drilling vessel JOIDES Resolution, Marseille, France, to Dakar, Senegal, Sites 657-668, 18 February 1986-17 April 1986
Volume Author(s): Ruddiman, William F.; Sarnthein, Michael; Baldauf, Jack G.; Backman, Jan; Bloemendal, Jan; Curry, William B.; Farrimond, Paul; Faugères, Jean-Claude; Janecek, Thomas R.; Katsura, Yuzo; Manivit, Hélène; Mazzullo, James; Mienert, Jürgen; Pokras, Edward M.; Raymo, Maureen E.; Schultheiss, Peter J.; Stein, Rüdiger; Tauxe, Lisa; Valet, Jean-Pierre; Weaver, Philip P. E.; Yasuda, Hisato
Source: Eastern tropical Atlantic, covering Leg 108 of the cruises of the drilling vessel JOIDES Resolution, Marseille, France, to Dakar, Senegal, Sites 657-668, 18 February 1986-17 April 1986, William F. Ruddiman, Michael Sarnthein, Jack G. Baldauf, Jan Backman, Jan Bloemendal, William B. Curry, Paul Farrimond, Jean-Claude Faugères, Thomas R. Janecek, Yuzo Katsura, Hélène Manivit, James Mazzullo, Jürgen Mienert, Edward M. Pokras, Maureen E. Raymo, Peter J. Schultheiss, Rüdiger Stein, Lisa Tauxe, Jean-Pierre Valet, Philip P. E. Weaver and Hisato Yasuda. Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Scientific Results, Vol.108, p.297-309. Publisher: Texas A & M University, Ocean Drilling Program, College Station, TX, United States. ISSN: 0884-5891
Note: In English. 26 refs.; illus. incl. 2 tables, sketch map
Year of Publication: 1989
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 02 Geochemistry; 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; Atlantic Ocean; Biogenic structures; Bioturbation; Carbonates; Cenozoic; Clay minerals; Cretaceous; Framework silicates; Geochemistry; Illite; Kane Gap; Kaolinite; Leg 108; Lower Tertiary; Marine geology; Marine sediments; Mesozoic; North Atlantic; ODP Site 661; Ocean Drilling Program; Oceanography; Opal; Opal-CT; Paleoenvironment; Pyrite; Quartz; Sedimentary structures; Sediments; Sheet silicates; Sierra Leone Rise; Silica minerals; Silicates; Stratigraphy; Sulfides; Tertiary; Upper Cretaceous; X-ray diffraction data
Coordinates: N092649 N092649 W0192310 W0192310
N023000 N093000 W0180000 W0260000
Record ID: 1990028964
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