Surface and near-surface geology, Navarin basin province results of the 1980-81 field seasons

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  • Submarine geology,
  • Geology -- Bering Sea

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StatementHerman A. Karl and Paul R. Carlson
SeriesOpen-file report -- 84-89, U.S. Geological Survey open-file report -- 84-89
ContributionsCarlson, Paul R. 1933-, Geological Survey (U.S.)
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Pagination1 v.
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Karl, P.R. Carlson. Two types of morphologic features in the head of Navarinsky Canyon are attributed to mass movement of near-surface sediment. A series of pull-aparts is located downslope of large sand waves.

These pull-aparts, possibly induced by liquefaction, affect the upper 5 to 10 m of sandy sediment (water depths to m) on a 1 o Surface and near-surface geology. A hummocky elongate mound of muddy sand Cited by: 6. In: Karl HA, Carlson PR (eds) Surface and Near-Surface Geology, Navarin Basin Province: Results of the –81 Field Seasons.

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Burrows in this surface are often filled. Several geologic and oceanographic processes that may be active in and around Navarin Basin province could be hazardous to commercial development. These potential hazards include submarine slides; sea-floor instability resulting from disturbance of gas-charged sediment; sediment transport and erosion caused by storm waves, tsunamis, internal waves, or bottom currents; pack ice Cited by: 4.

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