A high sinuosity, laterally migrating submarine fan channel-levee-overbank; results from DSDP Leg 96 on the Mississippi Fan, Gulf of Mexico

Author(s): Pickering, Kevin; Coleman, James; Cremer, Michel; Droz, Laurence; Kohl, Barry; Normark, William R.; O'Connell, Suzanne; Stow, Dorrik; Meyer-Wright, Audrey A.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Univ. Leicester, Dep. Geol., Leicester, United Kingdom
Volume Title: Marine and Petroleum Geology
Source: in conjunction with the [Marine and Petroleum Geology, 3(1), p.3-18. Publisher: Butterworth] Geological Society, Surrey, United Kingdom. ISSN: 0264-8172
Note: In English. 20 refs.; illus. incl. 1 table, sects., strat. cols., sketch maps
Year of Publication: 1986
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
Key Words: 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; 24 Surficial Geology, Quaternary Geology; Atlantic Ocean; Cenozoic; Clastic sediments; Cores; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Geophysical methods; Geophysical surveys; Gulf of Mexico; IPOD; Leg 96; Lithofacies; Louisiana; Mississippi Delta; Mississippi Fan; North Atlantic; Ocean floors; Oceanography; Pleistocene; Quaternary; Sediments; Seismic methods; Sinuosity; Stratigraphy; Submarine fans; Surveys; United States
Coordinates: N250000 N271500 W0860000 W0920000
Record ID: 1986043035
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