Section 2: Regional Setting

  1. Ernest A. Mancini,
  2. Ernest E. Russell,
  3. David T. Dockery,
  4. Juergen Reinhardt,
  5. Charles C. Smith,
  6. Gerald Baum,
  7. Thomas Gibson,
  8. Douglas Jones and
  9. Berry Tew
  1. Berry H. Tew

Published Online: 23 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118669952.ch3

Upper Cretaceous and Paleogene Biostratigraphy and Lithostratigraphy of the Eastern Gulf Coastal Plain: Memphis, Tennessee to Atlanta, Georgia, July 20-30, 1989

Upper Cretaceous and Paleogene Biostratigraphy and Lithostratigraphy of the Eastern Gulf Coastal Plain: Memphis, Tennessee to Atlanta, Georgia, July 20-30, 1989

How to Cite

Tew, B. H. (1989) Section 2: Regional Setting, in Upper Cretaceous and Paleogene Biostratigraphy and Lithostratigraphy of the Eastern Gulf Coastal Plain: Memphis, Tennessee to Atlanta, Georgia, July 20-30, 1989 (eds E. A. Mancini, E. E. Russell, D. T. Dockery, J. Reinhardt, C. C. Smith, G. Baum, T. Gibson, D. Jones and B. Tew), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1002/9781118669952.ch3

Author Information

  1. Geological Survey of Alabama, Tuscaloosa

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875905617

Online ISBN: 9781118669952

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Keywords:

  • Cretaceous and Tertiary;
  • Mesozoic and Cenozoic sedimentation;
  • Mississippi Embayment;
  • Mississippi Interior Salt Basin;
  • Mississippi River;
  • Triassic and Jurassic rifting

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Tectonic Setting

  • Major Structural Features