IGC Field Trip T216: Tertiary Stratigraphy and Paleontology, Chesapeake Bay Region, Virginia and Maryland

  1. Lauck W. Ward and
  2. David S. Powars
  1. Lauck W. Ward1 and
  2. David S. Powars2

Published Online: 17 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118667385.ch1

Tertiary Stratigraphy and Paleontology, Chesapeake Bay Region, Virginia and Maryland: Chesapeake Bay Region, Virginia and Maryland, July 15-July 17

Tertiary Stratigraphy and Paleontology, Chesapeake Bay Region, Virginia and Maryland: Chesapeake Bay Region, Virginia and Maryland, July 15-July 17

How to Cite

Ward, L. W. and Powars, D. S. (1989) IGC Field Trip T216: Tertiary Stratigraphy and Paleontology, Chesapeake Bay Region, Virginia and Maryland, in Tertiary Stratigraphy and Paleontology, Chesapeake Bay Region, Virginia and Maryland: Chesapeake Bay Region, Virginia and Maryland, July 15-July 17, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1002/9781118667385.ch1

Author Information

  1. 1

    Virginia Museum of Natural History, Martinsville, Virginia 24112

  2. 2

    U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia 22092

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875906607

Online ISBN: 9781118667385

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Keywords:

  • Geologic setting;
  • Paleontology;
  • Salisbury embayment;
  • Sediments;
  • Stratigraphy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Geologic Setting

  • Historical Setting

  • Tertiary History Of The Salisbury Embayment

  • Stratigraphy

  • Itinerary

  • Third Day