Sedimentology of Whites Creek Delta in Watts Bar Lake, Tennessee

  1. William C. Ackermann,
  2. Gilbert F. White,
  3. E.B. Worthington and
  4. J. Loreena Ivens
  1. Thomas R. Worsley1 and
  2. John M. Dennison2

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM017p0368

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

How to Cite

Worsley, T. R. and Dennison, J. M. (1973) Sedimentology of Whites Creek Delta in Watts Bar Lake, Tennessee, in Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects (eds W. C. Ackermann, G. F. White, E.B. Worthington and J. L. Ivens), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM017p0368

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Oceanography, University of Washingtonseattle, Washington 98105

  2. 2

    Department of Geology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1973

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900179

Online ISBN: 9781118664117

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Keywords:

  • Phi moment parameters;
  • Sampling;
  • Sedimentology;
  • Watts Bar Lake;
  • Whites Creek delta

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Rainfall and Lake Level Cycle

  • Sampling and Analytical Procedures

  • Clastic Sediment Distribution

  • Organic Constituents

  • Environmental Model