Near-seafloor overpressure in the deepwater Mississippi Canyon, northern Gulf of Mexico

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doi: 10.1029/2007GL032275
Author(s): Dugan, Brandon; Germaine, John T.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Rice University, Department of Earth Science, Houston, TX, United States
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States
Volume Title: Geophysical Research Letters
Source: Geophysical Research Letters, 35(2). Publisher: American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, United States. ISSN: 0094-8276 CODEN: GPRLAJ
Note: In English. 31 refs.; illus., incl. sketch map, sect.
Year of Publication: 2008
Research Program: IODP Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; Aquifers; Atlantic Ocean; Cenozoic; Clastic sediments; Consolidation; Cores; Deep-water environment; Expedition 308; Experimental studies; Fluid dynamics; Ground water; Gulf of Mexico; Holocene; IODP Site U1322; IODP Site U1324; Integrated Ocean Drilling Program; Laboratory studies; Lithofacies; Mississippi Canyon; Mud; North Atlantic; Ocean floors; Overpressure; Permeability; Pore pressure; Quaternary; Saturation; Sediments
Coordinates: N280000 N282000 W0890000 W0892000
Record ID: 2010002183
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