Accession Number : AD0742464

Title :   Morphology and Late Quaternary Fill of the Western Alboran Basin, Mediterranean Sea.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : SACLANT ASW RESEARCH CENTRE LA SPEZIA (ITALY)

Personal Author(s) : Gehin,Claude ; Bartolini,Carlo ; Stanley,Daniel J. ; Blavier,Pierre ; Tonarelli,Briano

Report Date : 01 NOV 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 90

Abstract : ;Contents: Geological framework of the study area; Measurements; Bathymetric survey and its interpretation; Sub-bottom reflectors; Stratification as noted in cores; Lateral continuity of sand and silt layers; Hydrodynamic interpretation of sedimentary features; Sediment dispersal patterns in the Western Alboran Basin; Stratigraphic interpretation of Western Alboran Basin sediments.

Descriptors :   (*MARINE GEOLOGY, *MEDITERRANEAN SEA), GEOLOGIC AGE DETERMINATION, ECHO RANGING, SEDIMENTATION, PALEONTOLOGY, SAND, MINERALS, OCEAN CURRENTS, OCEAN BOTTOM, MUD, SILT, TEMPERATURE, AQUATIC ANIMALS, PLANTS(BOTANY), STRATIGRAPHY, DEPOSITS, OCEANOGRAPHIC EQUIPMENT, HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEYING

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE