Accession Number:

ADA629725

Title:

The Formation of Sedimentary Strata on Continental Margins

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE SCHOOL OF OCEANOGRAPHY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1999-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

The ultimate goal of this research is to understand the mechanisms by which continental-margin sediment is deposited, modified and preserved, so strata recorded over various time scales events to millennia can be interpreted better.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE