Extrinsic and intrinsic controls on mouth bar and mouth bar complex architecture: examples from upper Carboniferous of the central Appalachian Basin, USA


A fundamental architectural element of deltas is the mouth bar. Although process-based facies models have been developed to reconstruct the influence of different external controls on mouth bar geomorphology, depositional... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Rhodri Jerrett (university of manchester)
  2. Stephen S. Flint (university of manchester)
  3. Laura Bennie (Wood Mackenzie Ltd.)
  4. Stephen Greb (Kentucky Geological Survey)

Topic Areas

Topics: Deltaic depositional systems , Topics: Coastlines and tidal deposits , Topics: Shelf and shallow water sedimentation


MS1 » Deltas (14:30 - Monday, 23rd May, FES 1)

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