Lamont Geological Observatory Contribution No. 959.
SEDIMENT SIZE DISTRIBUTION PROFILE ON THE CONTINENTAL SHELF OFF NEW JERSEY1
Article first published online: 14 JUN 2006
Volume 7, Issue 2, pages 155–159, September 1966
How to Cite
DONAHUE, J. G., ALLEN, R. C. and HEEZEN, B. C. (1966), SEDIMENT SIZE DISTRIBUTION PROFILE ON THE CONTINENTAL SHELF OFF NEW JERSEY. Sedimentology, 7: 155–159. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3091.1966.tb01587.x
Bell Telephone Laboratories, Chester, N.J., (U.S.A.)
- Issue published online: 14 JUN 2006
- Article first published online: 14 JUN 2006
- (Received February 17, 1965)
A series of samples from the continental shelf off New Jersey reveals a continuous surface layer of fine sand overlying a variety of sediment type. Ripples and shell debris suggest the fine sand is reworked and is in adjustment with the present shelf environment.