By LOUISE S. DURHAM
Erik D. Scott will present an in-depth look at the study team’s
findings at the AAPG annual meeting
His paper, “Revealing Regional Deep-Water Gulf of Mexico Seafloor
Features Through 3-D Seismic,” will be presented at 10:40 a.m. Monday,
Scott’s co-authors are Frank Peel and Carl Taylor, both with BHP
Petroleum, and William Bryant with the Department of Oceanography,
A northern Gulf of Mexico seafloor map based on NOAA Seabeam data.
The location of the study area is outlined, along with the deep-tow
survey and DSV Alvin dive locations.