15 Florida Groundwater 3

15 Florida Groundwater 3 - influences allowed carbonates to...

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carbonates Prior to 24 Mya Marine Carbonates Between 150 and 25 Mya, Florida was dominated by carbonate deposition
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Continental Influences
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Sedimentation on the Florida Peninsula Sediments
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Isolation of the Florida Peninsula Suwannee Current (similar to Gulf Stream) Georgia Channel sediments sediments
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Isolation of the peninsula from continental
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Unformatted text preview: influences allowed carbonates to build on the platform for 125 million years Fundamental change came approximately 25 million years ago Lowering of Sea Levels, Interruption of Suwannee Current Suwannee Current Events of the Late Oligocene Epoch, approximately 25 Mya Raising of the Florida Platform +100 ft...
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This note was uploaded on 02/17/2011 for the course SWS 2007 taught by Professor bonczek during the Fall '09 term at University of Florida.

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