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Thin-bedded Facies Analysis of a Ferron Storm-dominated Delta Front and Prodelta: Cretaceous Ferron Sandstone, Utah
This study examines thin-bedded facies within shelf and prodelta deposits of the Cretaceous Ferron Notom Delta in central Utah. Thin beds may be the result of storms (tempestites), ignitive turbidity currents, or hyperpycnal ...
Stratigraphic Controls on the Structural Evolution of the Sierra Madre Oriental Fold-thrust Belt, Eastern Mexico
Late Cretaceous–Paleogene Laramide shortening within the Sierra Madre Oriental fold-thrust belt (SMO) along the western margin of the Gulf of Mexico is the product of shallow subduction of the Farallon plate beneath the ...
Crystal Geyser, Utah: Active Travertine Deposits of a Cold-water Carbon Dioxide-driven Geyser and Related Ancient Deposits of the Little Grand Wash Fault
An active travertine sloping terraced deposit has been precipitated from the cool waters erupting from Crystal Geyser, located on the eastern bank of the Green River, near the town of Green River, Utah, since 1936. The ...