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Fault tectonics of the East Texas Basin

M. P. A. Jackson

Fault tectonics of the East Texas Basin

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Published by Bureau of Economic Geology, University of Texas at Austin in Austin, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas,
  • East Texas Basin.
    • Subjects:
    • Faults (Geology) -- Texas -- East Texas Basin.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 29-31.

      Statementby M.P.A. Jackson ; assisted by B.D. Wilson.
      SeriesGeological circular / Bureau of Economic Geology, the University of Texas at Austin ;, 82-4, Geological circular (University of Texas at Austin. Bureau of Economic Geology) ;, 82-4.
      ContributionsWilson, B. D.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTN24.T4 T38 no. 82-4, QE606.5.U6 T38 no. 82-4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 31 p. :
      Number of Pages31
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2819730M
      LC Control Number83621681


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Fault-rock and. The West Texas (Permian) Basin is a complexly structured intracratonic (IC) basin with prolific oil and natural gas production. It began as a subsidence basin ('Tobosa Basin') from Middle Ordovician to Devonian time, a response to the Cambrian rifting that separated Gondwana and Laurentia.

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Mexia and Talco Fault Zones, East Texas: Comparison of Origins Predicted by Two Tectonic Models. Donald A. Rodgers Applied Tectonics, Inc., Post Oak Blvd., SuiteHouston, Texas ABSTRACT. Opening of the Gulf of Mexico in the Early Jurassic probably initiated movement on the Mexia and Talco fault zones of East Texas.

The Campo Grande fault, a major bounding fault of the Hueco Basin in Trans-Pecos Texas, formed in response to Basin and Range extensional tectonism.

Previously there have been few detailed descriptions of faults that offset Quaternary deposits within this region of Texas. In this book the authors. @article{osti_, title = {Evidence for a deep Mesozoic basin in central east Texas: Implications for petroleum exploration}, author = {Davidoff, A.J.}, abstractNote = {A region of thickened Mesozoic sediments in central east Texas occupies a distinct basin, called the Brazos basin.

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Department of the Interior, ). Ross A. Maxwell, Geologic and Historic Guide to the State Parks of Texas (Bureau of Economic Geology, University of Texas at Austin, ). Samuel D. Myres, The Permian Basin: Petroleum Empire of the Southwest (2 vols., El Paso: Permian,). Expert petroleum geologists David Roberts and Albert Bally bring you Regional Geology and Tectonics: Phanerozoic Passive Margins, Cratonic Basins and Global Tectonic Maps, volume three in a three-volume series covering Phanerozoic regional geology and key focus is on both volcanic and non-volcanic passive margins, and the importance of salt and shale driven by sedimentary.

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