Why hydrate-linked velocity-amplitude anomaly structures are common in the Bering Sea Basin; a hypothesis

Author(s): Scholl, David W.; Barth, Ginger A.; Childs, Jonathan R.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
U. S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park, CA, United States
Hydrate Energy International, United States
University of South Carolina, United States
U. S. Department of Energy, United States
Volume Title: Natural gas hydrates; energy resource potential and associated geologic hazards
Volume Author(s): Collett, T., editor; Johnson, A.; Knapp, C.; Boswell, R.
Source: Natural gas hydrates; energy resource potential and associated geologic hazards, edited by T. Collett, A. Johnson, C. Knapp and R. Boswell. AAPG Memoir, Vol.89, p.29-31, 308-323. Publisher: American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Tulsa, OK, United States. ISSN: 0271-8529. ISBN: 918-0-89181-370-5 CODEN: MAPGAN
Note: In English. 74 refs.; illus., incl. sects., geol. sketch maps
Year of Publication: 2009
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
Key Words: 20 Geophysics, Applied; 29 Economic Geology, Energy Sources; Abyssal plains; Acoustical methods; Aleutian Basin; Algae; Aliphatic hydrocarbons; Alkanes; Amplitude; Back-arc basins; Basins; Bering Sea; Boreholes; Bowers Basin; Bowers Ridge; Cenozoic; Clastic rocks; Clastic sediments; Cristobalite; DSDP Site 184; DSDP Site 185; DSDP Site 188; DSDP Site 190; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Diagenesis; Diatoms; Elastic waves; Fractures; Framework silicates; Gas hydrates; Geophysical methods; Geophysical profiles; Geophysical surveys; Glacial environment; Glaciomarine environment; Heat flow; Hydrates; Hydrocarbons; Komandorski Basin; Leg 19; Marine environment; Methane; Microfossils; Miocene; Mounds; Natural gas; Neogene; North Pacific; Northwest Pacific; Ocean floors; Ooze; Opal; Opal-A; Opal-CT; Organic compounds; Pacific Ocean; Permeability; Petroleum; Planktonic taxa; Plantae; Pliocene; Quaternary; Reflection; Sedimentary rocks; Sedimentation; Sedimentation rates; Sediments; Seismic attributes; Seismic methods; Seismic profiles; Shale; Silica minerals; Silicates; Siliceous composition; Siliciclastics; Source rocks; Surveys; Tertiary; Thermal conductivity; Total organic carbon; Tridymite; Turbidite; Velocity; West Pacific
Record ID: 2013026444
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