Accession Number : AD0722462

Title :   The Significance of Color Banding in the Upper Layers of Kara Sea Sediments.

Descriptive Note : Oceanographic rept. no. 36,

Corporate Author : COAST GUARD WASHINGTON D C OCEANOGRAPHIC UNIT

Personal Author(s) : Turner,Ralph R.

Report Date : 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 42

Abstract : The present study was undertaken to evaluate the textural, mineralogical, and geochemical significance of remarkably similar color sequences displayed in the upper layers of sediment cores coll ected in the Kara Sea.

Descriptors :   (*OCEAN BOTTOM SAMPLING, *KARA SEA), SEDIMENTATION, COLORS, MINERALS, IRON COMPOUNDS, MANGANESE COMPOUNDS

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE