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Alboran Sea – Ecosystems and Marine Resources

Alboran Sea – Ecosystems and Marine Resources

New book. Follow the link: Springer Complete and multidisciplinary field overview of the Alboran Sea, its marine resources and high marine biodiversity International joint effort: more than a hundred of scientists and university professors from Algeria, Morocco,...

Deep Sea Sedimentation

Deep Sea Sedimentation

Find it following the link: ScienceDirectThis article offers an overview of the main sedimentary systems defining the geomorphology of deep sea environments from low to high latitudes. Mass-transport deposits, turbidite systems, contourites, volcaniclastic aprons,...

Tsunami Generation Potential of a Strike-slip Fault Tip

Tsunami Generation Potential of a Strike-slip Fault Tip

Find it following the link: Scientific ReportsTsunamis are triggered by sudden seafloor displacements, and usually originate from seismic activity at faults. Nevertheless, strike-slip faults are usually disregarded as major triggers, as they are thought to be capable...

Offshore Geological Hazards

Offshore Geological Hazards

Find it following the link: OceansGeological hazards can be considered all phenomena or conditions (on land and offshore), natural or induced by human activity, that can produce damage and that geological information can be used to predict, prevent, or correct. Marine...

Paleoceanographic and paleoclimatic variability

Paleoceanographic and paleoclimatic variability

Find it following the link:  Marine Geology  The Western Mediterranean Deep Water (WMDW), on its way out toward the Atlantic Ocean, has favored the formation of contourite drifts in the Alboran Sea (SW Mediterranean) since the opening of the Strait of Gibraltar....