Overpressure and fluid flow in the New Jersey continental slope; implications for slope failure and cold seeps

Author(s): Dugan, Brandon; Flemings, Peter B.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Pennsylvania State University, Department of Geosciences, University Park, PA, United States
Volume Title: Science
Source: Science, 289(5477), p.288-291. Publisher: American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, DC, United States. ISSN: 0036-8075 CODEN: SCIEAS
Note: In English. 43 refs.; illus., incl. sects., sketch map
Year of Publication: 2000
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; Atlantic Ocean; Cenozoic; Cold seeps; Continental slope; Depositional environment; Failures; Fluid dynamics; Grain size; Leg 174A; Marine environment; Marine sediments; Miocene; Neogene; New Jersey; North Atlantic; Northwest Atlantic; ODP Site 1073; Ocean Drilling Program; Ocean floors; Overpressure; Permeability; Pleistocene; Pore water; Pressure; Quaternary; Sedimentation rates; Sediments; Slope stability; Stress; Submarine environment; Tertiary; Two-dimensional models; United States
Coordinates: N391331 N391331 W0721633 W0721633
Record ID: 2000057456
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