Field Trip Guide to the Miocene Monterey Formation, Salinas and Santa Barbara Areas, California

  1. Joyce Blueford,
  2. Caroline Isaacs,
  3. Bonnie Murchey and
  4. John Barron
  1. Caroline M. Isaacs

Published Online: 22 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/FT109p0021

Mesozoic and Cenozoic Siliceous Sediments of California: San Francisco to Los Angeles, California, July 3-7, 1989

Mesozoic and Cenozoic Siliceous Sediments of California: San Francisco to Los Angeles, California, July 3-7, 1989

How to Cite

Blueford, J., Isaacs, C., Murchey, B. and Barron, J. (1989) Field Trip Guide to the Miocene Monterey Formation, Salinas and Santa Barbara Areas, California, in Mesozoic and Cenozoic Siliceous Sediments of California: San Francisco to Los Angeles, California, July 3-7, 1989, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/FT109p0021

Author Information

  1. U.S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875906058

Online ISBN: 9781118666814

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Keywords:

  • Manville diatomite quarry;
  • Monterey Formation;
  • Naples Beach;
  • Reliz Canyon;
  • San Ardo field;
  • San Miguelito oil field

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Preface

  • Overview of the Monterey Formation

  • Paleogeographic Setting of the Monterey Formation

  • Reliz Canyon Section

  • San Ardo Field

  • Manville Diatomite Quarry

  • Naples Beach Section

  • San Miguelito Oil Field