Origin of the pinnacles on the continental shelf and slope of the Gulf of Mexico.

Date

1955

Authors

Goedicke, T.R.

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Abstract

This research suggests that the pinnacles between Galveston and the Continental Slope, the numerous pinnacles on the slope itself, and the intensive faulting along the coast, have a genetic connection with the basement highs and salt ridges suggested by geophysical data.

Description

p. 149-159.

Keywords

geology, faults, coastal zone, geological structures, continental shelves, continental slope

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