Formation of a Mud Belt and Sand Ridges During Holocene Sea-Level Rise, Southeastern Yellow Sea

  1. P. Clift,
  2. W. Kuhnt,
  3. P. Wang and
  4. D. Hayes
  1. Jae Hwa Jin1 and
  2. Sung Kwun Chough2

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/149GM11

Continent-Ocean Interactions Within East Asian Marginal Seas

Continent-Ocean Interactions Within East Asian Marginal Seas

How to Cite

Jin, J. H. and Chough, S. K. (2004) Formation of a Mud Belt and Sand Ridges During Holocene Sea-Level Rise, Southeastern Yellow Sea, in Continent-Ocean Interactions Within East Asian Marginal Seas (eds P. Clift, W. Kuhnt, P. Wang and D. Hayes), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/149GM11

Author Information

  1. 1

    Marine Geology and Global Change Group, Korea Institute of Geoscience And Mineral Resources, Daejeon, Korea

  2. 2

    School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904146

Online ISBN: 9781118666067

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Keywords:

  • Geology—North Pacific Ocean;
  • Plate tectonics—North Pacific Ocean;
  • Sediments (Geology)—North Pacific Ocean;
  • Climatic changes—North Pacific Ocean

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Geological and Oceanographic Settings

  • Seafloor Morphology and Surface Sediments

  • Nearshore MUD Belt

  • Sand Ridges (Core YSDP 104)

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions