Amazon Fan sedimentation; the relationship to equatorial climate change, continental denudation, and sea-level fluctuations

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doi: 10.2973/odp.proc.sr.155.246.1997
Author(s): Flood, Roger D.; Piper, David J. W.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
State University of New York, Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook, NY, United States
Other:
Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, NS, Canada
Ocean Drilling Program, College Station, TX, United States
Universität Bern, Bern, Switzerland
University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, United States
University of California at Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, United States
University of Wales, Cardiff, United Kingdom
University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX, United States
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA, United States
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Balboa, Panama
University of Delaware, Newark, DE, United States
Universität Oldenburg, Oldenburg, Federal Republic of Germany
Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NF, Canada
PETROBRAS/Cenpes/Divex, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI, United States
British Geological Survey, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Université de Lille I, Villeneuve d'Ascq, France
Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT, United States
Universität Kiel, Kiel, Federal Republic of Germany
Geological Survey of Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark
Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
U. S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park, CA, United States
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Palisades, NY, United States
Diretoria de Hidrografia e Navegacao, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Universität Bremen, Bremen, Federal Republic of Germany
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, United States
Institut Méditerranéen de Technologie, Marseilles, France
Geological Survey of Canada (Atlantic), Dartmouth, NS, Canada
Volume Title: Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program; scientific results, Amazon Fan; covering Leg 155 of the cruises of the drilling vessel JOIDES Resolution, Bridgetown, Barbados, to Bridgetown, Barbados, sites 930-946, 25 March-24 May 1994
Volume Author(s): Flood, Roger D.; Piper, David J. W.; Klaus, Adam; Burns, Stephen J.; Busch, William H.; Cisowski, Stanley M.; Cramp, Adrian; Damuth, John E.; Goñi, Miguel A.; Haberle, Simon G.; Hall, Frank R.; Hinrichs, Kai-Uwe; Hiscott, Richard N.; Kowsmann, Renato O.; Kronen, John D., Jr.; Long, David; Lopez, Michel; McDaniel, Diane K.; Manley, Patricia L.; Maslin, Mark A.; Mikkelsen, Naja; Nanayama, Futoshi; Normark, William R.; Pirmez, Carlos; dos Santos, José Ricardo; Schneider, Ralph R.; Showers, William J.; Soh, Wonn; Thibal, Jérôme; Fox, Georgia L.
Source: Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program; scientific results, Amazon Fan; covering Leg 155 of the cruises of the drilling vessel JOIDES Resolution, Bridgetown, Barbados, to Bridgetown, Barbados, sites 930-946, 25 March-24 May 1994, Roger D. Flood, David J. W. Piper, Adam Klaus, Stephen J. Burns, William H. Busch, Stanley M. Cisowski, Adrian Cramp, John E. Damuth, Miguel A. Goñi, Simon G. Haberle, Frank R. Hall, Kai-Uwe Hinrichs, Richard N. Hiscott, Renato O. Kowsmann, John D. Kronen, Jr., David Long, Michel Lopez, Diane K. McDaniel, Patricia L. Manley, Mark A. Maslin, Naja Mikkelsen, Futoshi Nanayama, William R. Normark, Carlos Pirmez, José Ricardo dos Santos, Ralph R. Schneider, William J. Showers, Wonn Soh, Jérôme Thibal and Georgia L. Fox. Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Scientific Results, Vol.155, p.653-675. Publisher: Texas A & M University, Ocean Drilling Program, College Station, TX, United States. ISSN: 0884-5891
Note: In English. 60 refs.; illus., incl. geol. sketch maps, sects.
Year of Publication: 1997
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 24 Surficial Geology, Quaternary Geology; Amazon Fan; Amazon River; Atlantic Ocean; Cenozoic; Channel-level systems; Climate change; Climate effects; Denudation; Drainage basins; Equatorial Atlantic; Isotope ratios; Isotopes; Leg 155; Lithofacies; Mass movements; North Atlantic; O-18/O-16; Ocean Drilling Program; Ocean circulation; Oxygen; Paleoclimatology; Quaternary; Sea-level changes; Sedimentation; Sequence stratigraphy; Slumping; South America; Stable isotopes; Submarine fans; Tropical environment; Turbidite
Coordinates: N043544 N065701 W0463759 W0490528
Record ID: 2000004971
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