Oligocene, Gulf Coast, Gulf of Mexico (03)

Comments on Geologic Parameters

03 Formation Thickness:

Thickness of the Frio Formation/Oligocene was digitized from a plate in Galloway and others (1982) and gridded in 5-km cells (c3frio).

03 Map:

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03 Reference:

Galloway, W. H., Hobday, D. K., and Magara, Kinji, 1982, Frio Formation of the Texas Gulf Coast Basin—depositional systems, structural framework, hydrocarbon origin, migration, distribution, and exploration potential: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology Report of Investigations No. 122, 78 p.

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