Accession Number:

AD0404041

Title:

A SUGGESTED OUTLINE FOR THE MEGASCOPIC DESCRIPTION OF MARINE SEDIMENTARY CORES

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

MIAMI UNIV FL MARINE LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1963-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

33.0

Abstract:

Contents Introduction General instructions Logging procedure Depth Classification Lithology Color Sampling data Descriptive text Methods for classification Abbreviations Semi-quantitative nomenclature Determinative procedures Texture Wentworth scale Physical character Bedding Nodular and concretionary structure Organic constituents Miscellaneous features Bibliography Appendix

Subject Categories:

  • Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE