|2004 Denver Annual Meeting (November 7–10, 2004)|
|Paper No. 56-6|
|Presentation Time: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM|
EVIDENCE OF POST TRIASSIC IMPACT IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS AND EASTERN NEW MEXICO
WILLIAMS, Laurel Lewis, 4924 Goodnight Trail, Amarillo, TX 79109, email@example.com|
Rocks collected from several locations in the Panhandle of Texas and Eastern New Mexico were examined in thin section for characteristics of high intensity impact. Those rocks were sampled from subtle geologic structures previously interpreted as sedimentary structures or penecontemporaneous karst topography related structures. Impact characteristics noted in the rock samples suggest the structures are better interpreted as impact related. Stratigraphy and paleontology place the region among probable locations of K/T impact.
2004 Denver Annual Meeting (November 7–10, 2004)
General Information for this Meeting
|Session No. 56--Booth# 104|
Impact Geology (Posters)
Colorado Convention Center: Exhibit Hall
1:30 PM-5:30 PM, Sunday, 7 November 2004
Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 36, No. 5, p. 145
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