Cretaceous-Tertiary events and the Caribbean caper

Author(s): Officer, Charles B.; Drake, Charles L.; Pindell, James L.; Meyerhoff, Arthur A.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Dartmouth College, Earth Sciences Department, Hanover, NH, United States
P.O. Box 4602, Tulsa, OK, United States
Volume Title: GSA Today
Source: GSA Today, 2(4), p.69-70, 73-75. Publisher: Geological Society of America (GSA), Boulder, CO, United States. ISSN: 1052-5173
Note: In English. 99 refs.; illus., incl. sketch map
Year of Publication: 1992
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
Key Words: 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; Antilles; Atlantic Ocean; Caribbean Sea; Caribbean region; Cenozoic; Chicxulub Crater; Colombian Basin; Cretaceous; Cuba; DSDP Site 540; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Geochemistry; Greater Antilles; Haiti; Hispaniola; IPOD; Impact craters; Impact features; Interpretation; Iowa; Isla de la Juventud; Isle of Pines; Isle of Youth; K-T boundary; La Habana Cuba; Leg 77; Lower Paleocene; Manson impact structure; Mass extinctions; Massif de la Hotte; Mesozoic; North Atlantic; Oxidation; Paleocene; Paleogene; Stratigraphic boundary; Tertiary; United States; Upper Cretaceous; West Indies; Western Cuba; Yucatan Peninsula
Coordinates: N234943 N234944 W0842214 W0842216
Record ID: 1995064447
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