The Columbia River Flood Basalt Province: Current Status

  1. John J. Mahoney and
  2. Millard F. Coffin
  1. Peter R. Hooper

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM100p0001

Large Igneous Provinces: Continental, Oceanic, and Planetary Flood Volcanism

Large Igneous Provinces: Continental, Oceanic, and Planetary Flood Volcanism

How to Cite

Hooper, P. R. (1997) The Columbia River Flood Basalt Province: Current Status, in Large Igneous Provinces: Continental, Oceanic, and Planetary Flood Volcanism (eds J. J. Mahoney and M. F. Coffin), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM100p0001

Author Information

  1. Department of Geology, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1997

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900827

Online ISBN: 9781118664346

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Keywords:

  • Flood basalts;
  • Volcanism

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Physical Evolution

  • Chemical Variation and Petrogenetic Models

  • Tectonic Setting

  • Conclusions