Cool-water "reefs", possible hydrogen sulphide/methane clathrates, and brine circulation; preliminary results of Leg 182 drilling in the Great Australian Bight

Author(s): Feary, David; Hine, Al; Malone, Mitch; Andres, Miriam; Betzler, Christian; Brooks, Gregg; Brunner, Charlotte A.; Fuller, Michael; Holbourn, Ann; Huuse, Mads; Isern, Alexandra; James, Noel; Ladner, Bryan; Li, Qianyu; Machiyama, Hideaki; Mitterer, Richard; Molina Garza, Roberto S.; Robin, Cécile; Russell, Joellen; Shafik, Samir; Timo, Toni; Smart, Peter; Spence, Guy; Surlyk, Finn; Swart, Peter; Wortmann, Ulrich
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
National Research Council, Washington, DC, United States
University of South Florida, United States
Texas A&M University, United States
Volume Title: JOIDES Journal
Source: JOIDES Journal, 25(2), p.4-7. Publisher: Joint Oceanographic Institutions for Deep Earth Sampling, Palisades, NY, United States. ISSN: 0734-5615
Note: In English. 7 refs.; illus., incl. sect., geol. sketch map
Year of Publication: 1999
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 24 Surficial Geology, Quaternary Geology; Aliphatic hydrocarbons; Alkanes; Brines; Bryozoa; Burial diagenesis; Carbonate compensation depth; Cenozoic; Continental slope; Cores; Depositional environment; Diagenesis; Geophysical methods; Great Australian Bight; Hydrocarbons; Hydrogen sulfide; Indian Ocean; Invertebrata; Leg 182; Methane; ODP Site 1128; Ocean Drilling Program; Organic compounds; Pleistocene; Quaternary; Reefs; Reflection methods; Seismic methods
Coordinates: S342328 S342328 E1273527 E1273527
Record ID: 2002031665
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