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Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.1130/2018.2541(18)
EISBN: 9780813795416
... ABSTRACT The sinistral Wegener Fault in the Nares Strait between northwest Greenland and eastern Ellesmere Island (Canadian Arctic) represents a tectonic element in the Arctic whose existence and significance have been controversial for more than 50 years. Some workers interpret the Wegener...
Journal Article
Published: 10 November 2005
Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences (2005) 42 (9): 1547-1569.
... 414.30 2.72 6.7 0.68 41 246 No 108.8 143.2±11.5 Na77-2 3 2.25 7.39 380.80 13.78 8.1 0.71 47 231 No 607.1 750.3±60.0 Ellesmere Island Kennedy Channel – Nares Strait: Cape Lawrence Na32-1 3 9.71 4.42 211.10 2.65 5.9 0.69 42 209 No 45.1 63.4±5.1 Na32-2 3...
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Journal Article
Published: 11 May 2011
Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences (2011) 48 (5): 819-840.
...Kirsten Hansen; Peter R. Dawes; Thomas Frisch; Peter Klint Jensen Abstract Many workers continue to model Nares Strait between Greenland and Ellesmere Island, Canada, as a plate boundary and locus of major Cenozoic compression and strike-slip, marked by the postulated Wegener (transform) Fault...
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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 September 2003
GSA Bulletin (2003) 115 (9): 1133-1152.
.... Latest Permian therapsid reptiles were diverse and ecologically specialized. In contrast, the principal earliest Triassic therapsid, Lystrosaurus , was a burrower with no specific habitat preference. Its short internal nares, barrel chest, and high neural spines would have given it greater aerobic scope...
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Published: 01 January 1974
Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences (1974) 11 (1): 123-130.
... of Baffin Bay that appear to have oceanic crust, one in the northern part of the Bay at the entrance to Nares Strait, and one in the deep central part of the Bay separated by a bridge of continental crust from Cape York on Greenland to Cape Macculloch on Baffin Island. L'auteur se sert de la phase Lg...
Series: Geological Society, London, Memoirs
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.1144/M34.11
EISBN: 9781862394094
... of the Royal Geographical Society (RGS) in 1893. He was a former naval man and had accompanied Sir George Strong Nares's (1831–1915) Government promoted naval Arctic expedition in 1875–6. For twenty years Markham had advocated Antarctic exploration, first as Honorary Secretary and then as President of the RGS...
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Simplified geologic map of the <b>Cape</b> Back area (see Fig.  2  for location), ...
Published: 10 November 2005
Fig. 3. Simplified geologic map of the Cape Back area (see Fig.  2 for location), modified from J.C. Harrison (in preparation 1 1 J.C. Harrison. Geological map of the Nares Strait region (scale 1: 1 000 000), explanatory notes. In preparation. ). Solid circles show sample locations. FM
Journal Article
Published: 01 November 1989
Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology (1989) 22 (4): 271-279.
...M. J. Edge; G. C. Sills Abstract Sediments laid down under water are frequently layered, the layers being identified by changes in particle size and/or density. The paper considers an example of such layering examined in a core from the Nares Abyssal Plain using an accurate, non-destructive X-ray...
Journal Article
Published: 01 July 2006
Journal of Paleontology (2006) 80 (4): 740-749.
... Africa is unrecorded. The holotype was collected on the farm Môrester in the Jansenville District, Eastern Cape Province of South Africa, at the following coordinates: South 32°58.230′, East 24°33.642′ ( Modesto et al., 2001a , fig. 1). Because of low topography, outcrops of the fluvially deposited...
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Journal Article
Published: 18 March 2009
Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences (2009) 46 (1): 9-20.
..., Northern Cape Province, Republic of South Africa. Upper levels of the Abrahamskraal Formation, Beaufort Group, Karoo Supergroup. The strata on Beukesplaas are assigned to the Tapinocephalus Assemblage Zone, which is Middle Permian in age. Both tabulars have been weathered down to bone splints...
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Journal Article
Published: 06 December 2002
Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences (2002) 39 (12): 1755-1765.
...Sean P. Modesto; Sean P. Modesto; Bruce S. Rubidge; Johann Welman Abstract Two fragmentary skulls from the Upper Permian Tapinocephalus Assemblage Zone (Abrahamskraal Formation, Beaufort Group) in Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, represent a new dicynodont taxon. Lanthanocephalus mohoii gen. et...
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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 January 2014
GSA Bulletin (2014) 126 (1-2): 182-200.
... of the Maskell Inlet complex, inferred to have an age of ca. 481 Ma, predate the M’Clintock orogeny at ca. 475 Ma. Ordovician granitoid ages within the Pearya terrane span ca. 475–463 Ma. A K-Ar cooling age of 452 Ma records post-tectonic exhumation. Deposited at ca. 450 Ma, new data show that the Cape Discovery...
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Radial plots and TL histograms of the FT data for samples from south of Cap...
Published: 10 November 2005
Fig. 8. Radial plots and TL histograms of the FT data for samples from south of Cape Baird, north of Cape Back, and Cape Lawrence in the Nares Strait region of Ellesmere Island. sst, sandstone.
Journal Article
Published: 01 October 1997
Journal of the Geological Society (1997) 154 (5): 781-792.
... at Cape Storm, southern Ellesmere Island, Arctic Canada Geografiska Annaler 1975 57A 1 71 Blake W. Jr Holocene emergence at Cape Herschel, east-cental Ellesmere Island, Arctic Canada: implications for ice sheet configuration Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 1992 29 1958 1980...
Journal Article
Published: 22 September 2016
Journal of the Geological Society (2016) 173 (6): 1007-1024.
... of Paleocene (pre-Eurekan) pull-apart basins along the Nares Strait. The volcanic pebbles in the Palaeogene sediments at Cape Back prove that the sinistral movements did not start earlier than at least 61 – 58 Ma ( Fig. 8 ) ( Estrada et al. 2006 ). During this time, Greenland was still part of the Eurasian...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Memoirs
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.1144/GSL.MEM.2002.022.01.04
EISBN: 9781862393974
... crust north of the easternmost Bahama Banks and the Puerto Rico Trench. It is bounded to the northwest by the southern Hatteras Abyssal Plain at depths of c. 5520 m and to the northeast by the deep (>5800 m) Nares Abyssal Plain ( Fig. 1 ). Vema Gap, which is a conduit for turbidity currents flowing...
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Journal Article
Published: 15 January 2016
Journal of Paleontology (2016) 89 (4): 645-664.
... a variety of sizes (basal skull length 67 to 336 mm; Fig. 4 ). To our knowledge, these included all available skulls representing the genus ( Appendix ). NHMUK 47065 ( Fig. 2.1 ), partial skull and lower jaw from Stylkrans, Nieu Bethesda (Graaff-Reinet District), Eastern Cape...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 September 2005
Journal of Paleontology (2005) 79 (5): 981-986.
... margin of the bone indicates that the external nares were positioned very close to the midline and thus to each other ( Figs. 1.4 , 2.3 ); if the internarial bar was genuinely absent, the external nares may have been confluent, though the presence of a very slender median premaxillary process cannot...
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Journal Article
Published: 22 September 2000
Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences (2000) 37 (10): 1355-1371.
... the maps of ice retreat from Nares Strait toward the central Ellesmere Island ice divide, (3) to compare that retreat with the retreat in adjacent fiords of western Ellesmere Island ( Bell 1996 ; Ó Cofaigh 1998 ; Ó Cofaigh et al. 1999 ), and (4) to document the pattern of postglacial emergence...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 October 1990
Journal of the Geological Society (1990) 147 (5): 795-809.
... lithostratigraphy of Warming Land, Wulff Land and Nares Land, North Greenland Grønlands Geologiske Undersøgelse, Rapport 1985 126 31 46 Surlyk F. Hurst J. M. The evolution of the early Palaeozoic deep water basin of North Greenland Geological Society of America Bulletin 1984 95 131 154...