Sedimentation in Forearc Basins, Trenches, and Collision Zones of the Western Pacific: A Summary of Results from the Ocean Drilling Program

  1. Brian Taylor and
  2. James Natland
  1. Michael B. Underwood1,
  2. Peter F. Ballance2,
  3. Peter D. Clift3,
  4. Richard N. Hiscott4,
  5. Kathleen M. Marsaglia5,
  6. Kevin T. Pickering6 and
  7. R. Pamela Reid7

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM088p0315

Active Margins and Marginal Basins of the Western Pacific

Active Margins and Marginal Basins of the Western Pacific

How to Cite

Underwood, M. B., Ballance, P. F., Clift, P. D., Hiscott, R. N., Marsaglia, K. M., Pickering, K. T. and Reid, R. P. (1995) Sedimentation in Forearc Basins, Trenches, and Collision Zones of the Western Pacific: A Summary of Results from the Ocean Drilling Program, in Active Margins and Marginal Basins of the Western Pacific (eds B. Taylor and J. Natland), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM088p0315

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Geological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri

  2. 2

    Department of Geology, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand

  3. 3

    Ocean Drilling Program, College Station, Texas

  4. 4

    Earth Sciences Department, Memorial University, St. John'S, Canada

  5. 5

    Department of Geological Sciences, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, Texas

  6. 6

    Department of Geological Sciences, University College, London, United Kingdom

  7. 7

    Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, University of Miami, Miami, Florida

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1995

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900452

Online ISBN: 9781118663967

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Keywords:

  • Geology—Pacific Ocean;
  • Continental margins—East Asia

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Intraoceanic Forearc Environments

  • Nankai Subduction Zone

  • Ridge-Trench Collision Zones

  • Conclusions