The Albuquerque Basin of Central New Mexico with Special Reference to Energy Resources

  1. Warren I. Finch,
  2. A. C. Huffman Jr.,
  3. James E. Fassett,
  4. J. L. Ridgley,
  5. R. S. Zech,
  6. S. M. Condon,
  7. M. H. Alief and
  8. V. T. Mclemore
  1. Richard P. Lozinsky

Published Online: 22 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/FT120p0052

Coal, Uranium, and Oil and Gas in Mesozoic Rocks of the San Juan Basin: Anatomy of a Giant Energy-Rich Basin: Sandia Mountains to Mesita, New Mexico June 30-July 7, 1989

Coal, Uranium, and Oil and Gas in Mesozoic Rocks of the San Juan Basin: Anatomy of a Giant Energy-Rich Basin: Sandia Mountains to Mesita, New Mexico June 30-July 7, 1989

How to Cite

Finch, W. I., Huffman, A. C., Fassett, J. E., Ridgley, J. L., Zech, R. S., Condon, S. M., Alief, M. H. and Mclemore, V. T. (1989) The Albuquerque Basin of Central New Mexico with Special Reference to Energy Resources, in Coal, Uranium, and Oil and Gas in Mesozoic Rocks of the San Juan Basin: Anatomy of a Giant Energy-Rich Basin: Sandia Mountains to Mesita, New Mexico June 30-July 7, 1989, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/FT120p0052

Author Information

  1. Leighton and Associates, Walnut, CA 91789

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875905730

Online ISBN: 9781118669334

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Keywords:

  • Albuquerque Basin;
  • Energy resources;
  • pre-Santa Fe Tertiary deposits;
  • Rio Grande rift;
  • Sierra Ladron

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Geographic Setting

  • General History of the Rio Grande Rift

  • Geologic Setting of the Albuquerque Basin

  • Structural Framework

  • Stratigraphic Units and Thicknesses

  • Energy Resources of the Albuquerque Basin

  • Acknowledgement