1st Edition

Marine Geology and Palaeoceanography
Proceedings of the 30th International Geological Congress, Volume 13

ISBN 9789067642422
Published July 1, 1997 by CRC Press
144 Pages

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Book Description

This volume presents the proceedings of Symposium on Marine Geology and Palaeoceanography of the 30th International Geological Congress at Beijing. The proceedings aim to present a view of contemporary marine geology and should be of interest to researchers in the geological science.

Table of Contents

1. Geophysical survey in the South China Sea with a special focus on the backarc basin formation 2. The rifting and collison of the South China Sea terrain system 3. The evolution of marginal seas off China 4. Onset of North Atlantic Deep Water 11.5 million years ago triggered by climate cooling 5. West Pacific marginal seas during last glacial maximum: Amplification of environmental signals and its impact on monsoon climate 6. Drilling mud volcanoes on the Mediterranean Ridge accretionary complex (ODP Leg 160) 7. Formation of salt-marsh cliffs in an accretional environment, Christchurch Harbour, Southern England 8. Stratification of ferromanganese crusts on the Magellan seamounts 9. Paleo-ocean events and mineralization in the Pacific Ocean

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