Accession Number : AD0863508

Title :   Submarine Geomorphology of Eastern Ross Sea and Sulzberger Bay, Antarctica.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE NSTL STATION MS

Personal Author(s) : Lepley, Larry K.

Report Date : JAN 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 41

Abstract : Using data obtained during the Deep Freeze 61 marine geophysical investigations, the report graphically describes the submarine topography of the eastern Ross Sea and Sulzberger Bay areas of Antarctica. The origins of the large depressions and ridges are discussed in the light of their relationship to Pleistocene glacial history and structural geology. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OCEAN BOTTOM TOPOGRAPHY, ANTARCTIC REGIONS), ECHO RANGING, BATHYTHERMOGRAPH DATA, SEDIMENTATION, MARINE GEOLOGY, GEOLOGIC AGE DETERMINATION.

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE