Tectonics and Sedimentation of the Upper Paleozoic Foreland Basin in the Central Appalachians

  1. Rudy Slingerland,
  2. Kevin Furlong,
  3. Warren Manspeizer,
  4. Christopher Beaumont,
  5. John Diemer,
  6. Wayne Newell and
  7. Jacqueline Huntoon
  1. Rudy Slingerland1 and
  2. Christopher Beaumont2

Published Online: 15 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/FT152p0004

Sedimentology and Thermal Mechanical History of Basins in the Central Appalachian Orogen: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to Wallops Island, Virginia, July 1-8, 1989.

Sedimentology and Thermal Mechanical History of Basins in the Central Appalachian Orogen: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to Wallops Island, Virginia, July 1-8, 1989.

How to Cite

Slingerland, R., Furlong, K., Manspeizer, W., Beaumont, C., Diemer, J., Newell, W. and Huntoon, J. (1989) Tectonics and Sedimentation of the Upper Paleozoic Foreland Basin in the Central Appalachians, in Sedimentology and Thermal Mechanical History of Basins in the Central Appalachian Orogen: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to Wallops Island, Virginia, July 1-8, 1989., American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/FT152p0004

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Geosciences, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania

  2. 2

    Oceanography Department, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875906157

Online ISBN: 9781118667101

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Keywords:

  • Acadian orogeny;
  • Alleghanian orogeny;
  • Flexural models;
  • Peripheral bulge;
  • Upper paleozoic foreland basin

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Flexural Models: Concepts and Basic Results

  • Antecedent Conditions in the Appalachians

  • Character of the Orogenies and Basin Fill