Reviews a typical stratigraphic sequence, and examines each of its component systems tracts. Stresses the interplay between sea level and sediment supply and how this interplay affects depositional geometries. Presents a methodology for interpreting stratigraphic sequences, incorporating well, seismic and biostratigraphic data. Discusses current controversies and future trends.
Total Number of Subtopics: 7
The Making of a Stratigraphic Sequence
Interpretation of Stratigraphic Sequences
Conclusions and Current Controversies
Sequence Stratigraphy: References and Additional Information
Estimated Time: 2 hours 20 minutes on a full time basis