Coniacian-Santonian black shale formation in the tropical Atlantic (ODP Site 959, Ivory Coast/Ghana); cyclic variations in the composition of organic matter

Author(s): Beckmann, B.; Wagner, T.; Hofmann, P.; Scheedee, G.; Sinninghe Damste, J.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany
University of Cologne, Germany
German Federal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources Hannover, Germany
Netherlands Institute for Sea Research, Netherlands
Volume Title: Emerging concepts in organic petrology and geochemistry
Volume Author(s): Fowler, Martin, chairperson
Source: location varies [Abstracts and Program - Society for Organic Petrology. Meeting, Vol.19; Joint meeting of the Canadian Society for Coal Science and Organic Petrology (CSCOP) & the Society for Organic Petrology (TSOP 19th annual meeting), Banff, AB, Canada, Aug. 31-Sept. 4, 2002, chaired by Martin Fowler. Publisher: The=Society for Organic Petrology (TSOP),], International. ISSN: 1060-7250
Note: In English
Year of Publication: 2002
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 02 Geochemistry; 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; Atlantic Ocean; Biochemistry; Biomarkers; Black shale; Carbon; Clastic rocks; Climate change; Coniacian; Cretaceous; Cyclic processes; Equatorial Atlantic; Feedback; Geochemical cycle; Greenhouse effect; Icehouse effect; Kerogen; Leg 159; Mesozoic; North Atlantic; ODP Site 959; Ocean Drilling Program; Oceanic anoxic events; Organic carbon; Organic compounds; Paleoclimatology; Paleoenvironment; Petroleum; Santonian; Sea-level changes; Sedimentary rocks; Source rocks; Total organic carbon; Tropical environment; Upper Cretaceous
Coordinates: N033740 N033740 W0024408 W0024408
Record ID: 2013043015
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