Summary of Deep Structure of Accreted Terranes in the Chugach Mountains and Copper River Basin, Southern Alaska from Seismic Refraction Results

  1. Warren J. Nokleberg,
  2. Michael A. Fisher,
  3. Ruth A. M. Schmidt,
  4. Warren J. Nokleberg and
  5. Robert A. Page
  1. G. S. Fuis1,
  2. E. L. Ambos2,
  3. W. D. Mooney1 and
  4. N. I. Christensen3

Published Online: 20 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/FT104p0023

Alaskan Geological and Geophysical Transect

Alaskan Geological and Geophysical Transect

How to Cite

Fuis, G. S., Ambos, E. L., Mooney, W. D. and Christensen, N. I. (2013) Summary of Deep Structure of Accreted Terranes in the Chugach Mountains and Copper River Basin, Southern Alaska from Seismic Refraction Results, in Alaskan Geological and Geophysical Transect (eds W. J. Nokleberg, M. A. Fisher, R. A. M. Schmidt, W. J. Nokleberg and R. A. Page), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/FT104p0023

Author Information

  1. 1

    U.S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California

  2. 2

    University of Southem California, Los Angeles, Califomia

  3. 3

    Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875906539

Online ISBN: 9781118667361

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Keywords:

  • Accreted terranes;
  • Chugach mountains and copper river basin;
  • Geologic interpretations;
  • Upper and deep crust;
  • Velocity model

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Upper Crust (Less than 10 Km Deep)

  • Deep Crust

  • Interpretation