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Lithostratigraphic Characterization of the Sediment Section from IODP Expedition 324, Shatsky Rise Using Downhole Logging Data

Lead PI: Helen Evans

Unit Affiliation: Marine Geology & Geophysics, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO)

November 2009 - September 2012
Inactive
Asia ; Pacific Ocean
Project Type: Research

DESCRIPTION: This project will attempt to better understand the formation and evolution of the Shatsky Rise by using downhole logging data to analyze sediments from core samples.

SPONSOR:

Consortium for Ocean Leadership

ORIGINATING SPONSOR:

National Science Foundation

FUNDED AMOUNT:

$14,947

EXTERNAL COLLABORATORS:

Consortium for Ocean Leadership

KEYWORDS

sediment samples core samples geologic evolution shatsky rise geochemistry

THEMES

Earth fundamentals