Depositional Environments

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Project Name: Sedimentary Depositional Environments
Field Researcher:Scandrea
Start Date: 10/10/2005
Projected Finish Date: 10/5/2005
Project Description:

The purpose of this project is to describe sedimentary depositional environments in the marine, coastal, and terrestrial realms. One entry is planned for each environment.

Entries planned
  • Lakes
  • Braided Streams
  • Alluvial Fans
  • Meandering streams
  • Deltas
  • Beaches and Barrier Islands
  • Estuaries
  • Organic Reefs
  • Lagoons and Salinas
  • Tidal Flats and Sabkhas
  • Deserts
  • Alpine Glacial Environments
  • Continental Ice Sheet Environments
  • Siliciclastic Continental Shelves
  • Carbonate Continental Shelves
  • Continental Slopes
  • Deep Sea Sediments

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