The Pleistocene Foundation

  1. Eugene A. Shinn,
  2. Barbara H. Lidz,
  3. Robert B. Halley,
  4. J. Harold Hudson and
  5. Jack L. Kindinger

Published Online: 20 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118667125.ch2

Reefs of Florida and the Dry Tortugas: Miami to Key West, Florida July 2-7, 1989

Reefs of Florida and the Dry Tortugas: Miami to Key West, Florida July 2-7, 1989

How to Cite

Shinn, E. A., Lidz, B. H., Halley, R. B., Hudson, J. H. and Kindinger, J. L. (1989) The Pleistocene Foundation, in Reefs of Florida and the Dry Tortugas: Miami to Key West, Florida July 2-7, 1989, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1002/9781118667125.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875906485

Online ISBN: 9781118667125

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Keywords:

  • Coral growth rates;
  • Grecian Rocks;
  • Implications of coral growth;
  • Pleistocene foundation;
  • Reefs of Florida and Dry Tortugas;
  • Sediments and sediment transport;
  • Spurs and grooves;
  • Stony corals

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Platform Tilting

  • General Distribution of Reefs

  • Sea-Level Fluctuations and the Changing Shoreline

  • Looe Key Reef Shorelines

  • Corals versus Inimical Water