Could changing ocean circulation have destabilized methane hydrate at the Paleocene/Eocene boundary?

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doi: 10.1029/2001PA000678
Author(s): Bice, Karen L.; Marotzke, Jochem
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Department of Geology and Geophysics, Woods Hole, MA, United States
Southampton Oceanography Centre, United States
Volume Title: Paleoceanography
Source: Paleoceanography, 17(2), p.8.1-8.13. Publisher: American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, United States. ISSN: 0883-8305 CODEN: POCGEP
Note: In English. 78 refs.; illus., incl. 1 table
Year of Publication: 2002
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; Aliphatic hydrocarbons; Alkanes; Atlantic Ocean; Cenozoic; Climate change; Eocene; Gas Hills; Global change; Hydrates; Hydrocarbons; Leg 207; Lower Eocene; Methane; Ocean Drilling Program; Organic compounds; Paleo-oceanography; Paleocene; Paleocirculation; Paleogene; Paleogeography; Paleohydrology; Paleotemperature; Stratigraphic boundary; Tertiary; United States; Upper Paleocene; World ocean; Wyoming
Coordinates: N090200 N092800 W0541100 W0544400
Record ID: 2003077695
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