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Journal of Sedimentary Research (SEPM)


Journal of Sedimentary Petrology
Vol. 27 (1957)No. 3. (September), Pages 333-335

Suggested Use of Bed-Thickness Measurements in Stratigraphic Descriptions

John Bokman


The description of stratification in sedimentary rocks in terms of the mean thickness and Previous HitstandardNext Hit Previous HitdeviationTop of beds is suggested. The procedure is outlined and illustrated with an example from the Atoka Formation of Arkansas.

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