IGC Field Trip 231: Bottom Sediments of the Chesapeake Bay

Physical and Geochemical Characteristics

  1. Robert Cuthbertson,
  2. Jeff Halka and
  3. James Hill
  1. James M. Hill and
  2. Jeffrey P. Halka

Published Online: 15 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118669839.ch1

Seismic and Geochemical Research in Chesapeake Bay, Maryland

Seismic and Geochemical Research in Chesapeake Bay, Maryland

How to Cite

Cuthbertson, R., Halka, J. and Hill, J. (1989) IGC Field Trip 231: Bottom Sediments of the Chesapeake Bay, in Seismic and Geochemical Research in Chesapeake Bay, Maryland, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1002/9781118669839.ch1

Author Information

  1. Maryland Geological Survey, Baltimore, Maryland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875905693

Online ISBN: 9781118669839

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Keywords:

  • Bottom sediments;
  • Carbon and sulfur distributions;
  • Chespeake bay;
  • Geochemical sedimentary environments;
  • High resolution acoustic profiling;
  • Interstitial water chemistry;
  • Sediments rate;
  • Trace metals

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Objectives

  • Background

  • Interstitial Water Chemistry

  • Goals