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Deltas: Sites & Traps for Fossil Fuels - paperback

Product Code: SPC41
Series: GSL Special Publication Classics - print copy
Author/Editor: Edited by M K G Whateley & K T Pickering
Publication Date: 24 November 1993
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Paperback reprint of Special Publication 41.

"Well illustrated by line diagrams and photographs." Australian Geologist, 1989

Type: Book
Ten Digit ISBN: 0-903317-98-2
Thirteen Digit ISBN: 978-0-903317-98-6
Publisher: GSL
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 360
Weight: 0.83 kg


Preface • WHATELEY, M. K. G. & PICKERING, K. T. Deltas: sites and traps for fossil fuels • Deltaic Systems and General Models • ELLIOT, T. Deltaic systems and their contribution to an understanding of basin-fill successions • ALEXANDER, J. Delta or coastal plain? With an example of the controversy from the Middle J urassic of Yorkshire • SYVITSKI, J. P. M. & FARRow, G. E. Fjord sedimentation as an analogue for small hydrocarbon­bearing fan deltas • ITO, M. Profiles of fan deltas and water depth in the receiving basin • Subsurface and Geophysical Techniques • COWAN, G. Diagenesis of Upper Carboniferous sandstones: southern North Sea Basin • BRISTOW, C. S. & MYERS, K. J. Detailed sedimentology and gamma-ray log characteristics of a N amurian deltaic succession I: Sedimentology and facies analysis • MYERS, K. J. & BRISTOW, c. S. Detailed sedimentology and gamma-ray log characteristics of a Namurian deltaic succession II: Gamma-ray logging • SELLEY, R. C. Deltaic reservoir prediction from rotational dipmeter patterns • Selected Delta Case Studies • SESTINI, G. Nile Delta: a review of depositional environments and geological history • OKAZAKI, H. & MASUDA, F. Arcuate and bird's foot deltas in the late Pleistocene Palaeo-Tokyo Bay • PEDERSEN, G. K. A fluvial-dominated lacustrine delta in a volcanic province, W Greenland • HARRIS, J. P. The sedimentology of a Middle Jurassic lagoonal delta system: Elgol Formation I Great Estuarine Group), NW Scotland • MARTINSEN, O. J. Styles of soft-sediment deformation on a Namurian (Carboniferous) delta slope, Western Irish Namurian Basin, Ireland • PlLLHAM, A. J. Controls on internal structure and architecture of sandstone bodies within Cpper Carboniferous fluvial-dominated deltas, County Clare, western Ireland • SIEDLECKA, A., PICKERING, K. T. & EDWARDS, M. B. Upper Proterozoic passive margin deltaic complex, Finnmark, N Norway • Petroleum- and Gas-related Case Histories • FLI:--IT, S., STEWART, D. J. & VAN RIESSEN, E. D. Reservoir geology of the Sirikit oilfield, Thailand: lacustrine deltaic sedimentation in a Tertiary intermontane basin • HELLAND-HANSEN, W., STEEL, R., NAKAYAMA, K. & KENDALL, C. G. ST. C. Review and computer modelling of the Brent Group stratigraphy • BROWN, S. & RrCHARDS, P. C. Facies and development of the Middle Jurassic Brent Delta near the northern limit of its progradation, UK North Sea • LAVERA, S. E. Facies associations and sand-body geometries in the Ness Formation of the Brent Group, Brent Field • Coal-related Case Histories •  HASZELDINE, R. S. Coal reviewed: depositional controls, modern analogues and ancient climates • SCOTT, A. C. Deltaic coals: an ecological and palaeobotanical perspective • WHATELEY, M. K. G. & JORDAN, G. R. Fan-delta-Iacustrine sedimentation and coal development in the Tertiary Ombilin Basin, W Sumatra, Indonesia • READ, W. A. The influence of basin subsidence and depositional environment on regional patterns of coal thickness within the Namurian fluvio-deltaic sedimentary fill of the Kincardine Basin, Scotland • Index 


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