North Atlantic deep-water circulation during the Messinian Stage (the latest Miocene); possible cause and effect; foraminiferal and stable isotope evidence

Author(s): Zhang, Jijun
Source: 228p. Institution: Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada. ISBN: 0-612-15860-8
Note: In English. Doctoral dissertation
Year of Publication: 1996
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; Africa; Antarctic Bottom Water; Atlantic Ocean; Benthic taxa; Biostratigraphy; Cenozoic; DSDP Site 547; DSDP Site 552; DSDP Site 608; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Deep-water environment; Estuarine environment; Foraminifera; IPOD; Interglacial environment; Invertebrata; Isotope ratios; Isotopes; Leg 105; Leg 79; Leg 81; Leg 94; Magnetostratigraphy; Mediterranean Sea; Messinian; Microfossils; Miocene; Morocco; Neogene; North Africa; North Atlantic; North Atlantic Deep Water; O-18/O-16; ODP Site 646; Ocean Drilling Program; Ocean circulation; Oxygen; Paleo-oceanography; Paleosalinity; Protista; Sale Briquetterie; Sea-level changes; Stable isotopes; Tectonics; Tertiary; Transgression; Unconformities; Upper Miocene; Water balance
Coordinates: N334650 N334651 W0092058 W0092059
N560233 N560234 W0231323 W0231324
N425012 N425013 W0230515 W0230515
N581236 N581236 W0482206 W0482206
Record ID: 1998005011
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