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Monday, 4 May 2009

Paper Disputing Impact Origin of Coastal "Chevrons" Published

Paper Disputing Impact Origin of Coastal "Chevrons" Published

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Mon May 4 14:17:15 EDT 2009

The paper that diisputes the impact origin of coastal "chevrons" is:

Bourgeois, J., and R. Weiss, "Chevrons" are not mega-tsunami
deposits—A sedimentologic assessment. Geology. vol. 37,no.5,
pp. 403-406.

Previously noted popular news articles about this paper are:

Past Tsunamis? Contrary To Recent Hypothesis, 'Chevrons'
Are Not Evidence Of Megatsunamis, Science Daily, April 30, 2009,

Contrary to recent hypothesis, 'chevrons' are not evidence
of megatsunamis by Vince Stricherz, University of Washington,

Ancient mega-tsunamis did not create mysterious chevrons,
researchers say, Fish and Aquatic News, May 1, 2009

Coastal Formations Not Result of Asteroid Impact by Nancy
Atkinson, Universe Today, May 1, 2009


Paul H.

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