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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 March 2014
GSA Bulletin (2014) 126 (3-4): 499-522.
... during the transition from transgression to regression as has been documented in the Fitzroy River in Australia ( Dalrymple et al., 2012 ). Sediments of the paleo-estuary present a coarse-fine-coarse longitudinal pattern of sediment texture, similar to the distribution typical of tide-dominated estuaries...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Engineering Geology Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1144/EGSP28.1
EISBN: 9781786203038
... with the climatic amelioration at the end of the Younger Dryas Stadial (see Chapter 2 ). Geomorphogical processes are active during interglacials as a function of the warmer climatic conditions and changing sea levels. Typically, processes in the interglacials include marine estuary infilling, inundation...
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Journal Article
Journal: Geology
Published: 01 November 2014
Geology (2014) 42 (11): 995-998.
... and tsunamis along a particular stretch of a subduction zone. The Tirúa River estuary (38.3°S) records four large tsunamis and coseismic land-level changes over the past 450 years within the overlapping rupture zones of the great subduction-zone earthquakes of A.D. 1960 (M w 9.5) and 2010 (M w 8.8). Sand...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 July 2010
Journal of Sedimentary Research (2010) 80 (7): 611-638.
... to test some key models of the origin and filling of incised valleys. The Grand Rapids Formation was deposited in a slowly subsiding foreland basin with sediment delivered from rivers flowing axially to the north ( Fig. 1 ). Sediment was mostly derived from a fold-and-thrust belt to the west, with a minor...
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Journal Article
Published: 10 July 2019
Journal of Sedimentary Research (2019) 89 (7): 610-628.
...Harrison K. Martin; Stephen M. Hubbard; Cynthia A. Hagstrom; Sean C. Horner; Paul R. Durkin Abstract The recognition of an avulsion in the stratigraphic record of an ancient river can provide key insight into its paleoenvironmental setting. In this study, the first planform recognition...
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Series: SEPM Special Publication
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.2110/pec.03.76.0021
EISBN: 9781565762138
... Table 1.— Radiocarbon and thermoluminescent dates from the Gilbert River Delta area. ANU = Australian National University Radiocarbon-Dating Laboratory; Wk – University of Waikato Radiocarbon-Dating Laboratory; UW = University of Wollongong Thermoluminescence Laboratory; Grid references...
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Journal Article
Journal: PALAIOS
Published: 01 January 2010
PALAIOS (2010) 25 (4): 239-246.
... , Holocene and modern sediment storage in the subtropical macrotidal Fitzroy River estuary, Southeast Queensland, Australia : Sedimentary Geology , 201 . 321 – 340 . Bromley , R. G. , and Frey , R. W. , 1974 , Redescription of the trace fossil Gyrolithes and taxonomic evaluation...
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Series: Society of Economic Geologist
Published: 01 January 2018
DOI: 10.5382/SP.20.02
EISBN: 9781629496399
... in the Lennard shelf and Fitzroy trough. The bodies in the Kimberley block, Halls Creek orogen, the olivine lamproites in the west Kimberley, and extra leucite lamproites were subsequently discovered by the Ashton Joint Venture and companies that explored later. Inset (a) Map of Australia showing location...
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Series: Special Publications of the Society of Economic Geologists
Published: 01 January 2018
DOI: 10.5382/SP.20.02
EISBN: 9781629496399
..., and the use of chromite as an indicator mineral. The discovery of diamond hosted by lamproite opened up a new primary exploration target for diamond search, previously restricted to kimberlite as defined in South Africa. The orogen location of Argyle and the Fitzroy (west Kimberley) olivine lamproites also...
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Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 August 1988
AAPG Bulletin (1988) 72 (8): 932-943.
..., mangrove swamp, lagoon, and salt marsh. Periodically during wet-season storms, however, exceptionally high “king tides” occur when tropical cyclones produce onshore winds that push oceanic water into the estuary. This action may occur simultaneously with high discharge from the Fitzroy River...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 June 2016
Bulletin of Canadian Petroleum Geology (2016) 64 (2): 166-198.
... the Fitzroy estuary located in the Northern Territory of Australia, and the Narmada Estuary in Western India. Figure 14 Diagram illustrating the interpreted depositional setting for facies associations seen within MM1 and MM2. The presence of an outer estuarine facies association (FA-6) composed...
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Journal Article
Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 January 1947
AAPG Bulletin (1947) 31 (1): 1-70.
...) Desert basin .—The greater part of the Desert basin is geologically unexplored, but near its northern margin the stratigraphy has been studied in some detail. This part of the basin is traversed by the Fitzroy River and its tributaries which is the only major surface drainage system in the basin...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 April 1993
Journal of the Geological Society (1993) 150 (2): 293-310.
... © Geological Society of London 1993 1993 Geological Society of London References Allen J. R. L. Time change of colour change in late Flandrian intertidal muddy sediments of the Severn Estuary Proceedings Geological Society of London 1986 97 23 28 Anderson G. D. Herlocker D. J...
Journal Article
Published: 07 November 2017
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (2017) 107 (6): 2664-2675.
... in 1837 was inferred from old‐growth trees at Pudeto, an estuary in northern Chiloé (41.87° S; Bartsch‐Winkler and Schmoll, 1993 ) and at Misquihué, on the mainland along the Maullín River (41.51° S; Cisternas et al. , 2005 ; Fig.  1b ). To this end, we computed the surface deformation...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 January 2015
Journal of the Geological Society (2015) 172 (1): 63-76.
... landscape evolution model based on the data. The lower Severn valley between Worcester and Bristol forms a major feature in the British landscape. Its origin and its relationship to the development of rivers such as the Thames draining east to the North Sea has been the subject of debate ( Watts et al...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 January 2016
Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France (2016) 187 (1): 41-53.
... abundant fossils from the escarpments along the Paraná river, which had already been visited by d’Orbigny and Darwin. The 1860 catalogue includes specimens from both the Pampean Formation of the Buenos Aires area and the older Paraná beds. Bravard rightly [ Pérez, 2013 ] considered the latter as Miocene...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1144/SP301.15
EISBN: 9781862395497
... a minimum age for the dunes in which the calcareous horizons occur for the latter accumulated in pre-existing sand accumulations (e.g. Twidale et al. 1976 ; Wasson 1983 ). Using 14 C to date organic remains preserved in sediments, Jennings (1975) dated dunes adjacent to the Fitzroy estuary in the NW...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 February 2001
Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology (2001) 34 (1): 7-50.
... appraisal ( Fig. 2). Two power lines run from the Dungeness Nuclear Power Station inland. Both have to cross the abandoned cliff backing Romney Marsh, which is sandy to the west, clayey to the north. That to the west passes without difficulty through the breach afforded by the River Rother...
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Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 September 1949
AAPG Bulletin (1949) 33 (9): 1553-1578.
... Engineering Corporation are also in the files. Previous to 1917 eight tests for oil and gas were drilled in this region. None of these appears to have had any important results. In 1917 Bonarelli 7 recommended a location along the Leña Dura River. The results from this test were similar to those of its...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Reports
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1144/SR23.11
EISBN: 9781786202864
... of its continental shelf during the Anglian (oxygen isotope stage 12) that led to regional changes in river drainage patterns (Gibbard 1988Z?) and abandonment of the southern North Sea delta complex ( Cameron et al. 1987 ). Ice cover extended across the North Sea Basin for the first time and the basin’s...