Ocean drilling scheduled for the Marion Plateau, Northeast Australia

Author(s): Isern, Alexandra; Pigram, Chris
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC, United States
Australian Geological Survey Organisation, Australia
Volume Title: Aus Geo News
Source: Aus Geo News, Vol.54, p.14, 18. Publisher: Australian Geological Survey Organisation, Canberra, Australia. ISSN: 1035-9338
Note: In English; sketch map
Year of Publication: 1999
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; Australasia; Australia; Carbonate platforms; Carbonate rocks; Cenozoic; Clastic rocks; Continental margin; Coral Sea; Cores; Depositional environment; Drilling; Geometry; Great Barrier Reef; Leg 194; Lithofacies; Marion Plateau; Neogene; Northeastern Australia; Ocean Drilling Program; Pacific Ocean; Paleoclimatology; Quaternary; Queensland Australia; Reefs; Regression; Sea-level changes; Sedimentary rocks; Sedimentation; Sedimentation rates; Siliciclastics; South Pacific; Southwest Pacific; Subtropical environment; Tertiary; Variations; West Pacific
Coordinates: S211500 S193000 E1533000 E1514500
Record ID: 2000033714
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