Bulletin 85 - CRETACEOUS SHELF SEDIMENTS OF MISSISSIPPI

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Publication TypeMississippi State Geological Survey
TitleCRETACEOUS SHELF SEDIMENTS OF MISSISSIPPI
AuthorFrederic Francis Mellen
Year1958
SeriesBulletin
Series Number85
LanguageEnglish
PublisherMississippi State Geological Survey
Publisher LocationUniversity, Mississippi
Description112 Pages
Abstract:

A study that deals with the relation of Cretaceous structure to Paleozoic structure, facies changes in the Cretaceous section, useful mapping horizons in the Cretaceous, reconstruction of the pre-Cretaceous or early Cretaceous geomorphology, and determination of the favorability for oil and natural gas in the Cretaceous shelf sediments The Bulletin also contains a “Discussion on the Foraminifera”, by William S. Parks, and a “Discussion on the Ostracoda”, by Robert H. Shaver .