7. Hartford Basin, Connecticut and Massachusetts

  1. Paul E. Olsen,
  2. Roy W. Schlische and
  3. Pamela J. W. Gore
  1. R. W. Schlische and
  2. P. E. Olsen

Published Online: 27 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/FT351p0107

Tectonic, Depositional, and Pleoecological History of Early Mesozoic Rift Basins, Eastern North America

Tectonic, Depositional, and Pleoecological History of Early Mesozoic Rift Basins, Eastern North America

How to Cite

Schlische, R. W. and Olsen, P. E. (1989) Hartford Basin, Connecticut and Massachusetts, in Tectonic, Depositional, and Pleoecological History of Early Mesozoic Rift Basins, Eastern North America (eds P. E. Olsen, R. W. Schlische and P. J. W. Gore), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/FT351p0107

Author Information

  1. Department of Geological Sciences and Lamont-Doherty Geological Observatory Of Columbia University, Palisades, Ny 10964

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875906584

Online ISBN: 9781118667491

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Keywords:

  • Basin filling model;
  • Dinosaur state park;
  • Geology;
  • Hartford basin;
  • Hydrocarbon and Paleontology;
  • Massachusetts

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Geology of the Hartford and Deerfield Basins (by R.W. Schlische and P.E. Olsen)

  • Stop 7.1: New Haven Arkose, Hamden, CT (by J.P. Smoot and P.E. Olsen)

  • Stop 7.2: CT 9 Road Cut, East Berlin, CT (by P.E. Olsen, N.G. Mcdonald, and R.W. Schlische

  • Optional Stop 7.2a: I–91/CT 9 Interchange (by R.W. Schlische)

  • Stop 7.3: Miner Brook, Westfield, CT (by N.G. Mcdonald and P.E. Olsen)

  • Stop 7.4: Dinosaur State Park, Rocky Hill, CT (by N.G. Mcdonald and P.E. Olsen)

  • Stop 7.5: Upper Portland Formation, Buckland, CT (by P.E. Olsen)

  • Stop 7.6: Holyoke Dam, Holyoke, MA (by P.E. Olsen)

  • Jurassic Conifer Assemblages and Their Paleoclimatic Implications (by B. Comet)