Early Load-Induced Fracturing in a Prograding Carbonate Margin

  1. Peter K. Swart,
  2. Gregor P. Eberli,
  3. Judith A. McKenzie,
  4. Ian Jarvis Series Editor2 and
  5. Tom Stevens Series Co-Editor3
  1. Donald F. McNeill and
  2. Gregor P. Eberli

Published Online: 10 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781444312065.ch20

Perspectives in Carbonate Geology: A Tribute to the Career of Robert Nathan Ginsburg

Perspectives in Carbonate Geology: A Tribute to the Career of Robert Nathan Ginsburg

How to Cite

McNeill, D. F. and Eberli, G. P. (2009) Early Load-Induced Fracturing in a Prograding Carbonate Margin, in Perspectives in Carbonate Geology: A Tribute to the Career of Robert Nathan Ginsburg (eds P. K. Swart, G. P. Eberli, J. A. McKenzie, I. Jarvis and T. Stevens), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444312065.ch20

Editor Information

  1. 2

    School of Geography, Geology and the Environment Centre for Earth and Environmental Science Research Kingston University, London Penrhyn Road Kingston upon Thames KT1 2EE UK

  2. 3

    Department of Geography Royal Holloway, University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX UK

Author Information

  1. Comparative Sedimentology Laboratory, Marine Geology and Geophysics, University of Miami, 4600 Rickenbacker Causeway, Miami, FL 33149, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 20 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405193801

Online ISBN: 9781444312065

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Keywords:

  • fracture;
  • carbonate;
  • load-induced;
  • clinothem;
  • Bahamas;
  • porosity

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Methods

  • Results

  • Discussion of Fracture Origin

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements