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Unformatted text preview: other rocks Anticline: an ideal structure for trapping gas and oil Stratigraphic trap: any change in sedimentary rock lithology that causes oil to accumulate Secondary recovery: methods extracting oil that remains in the reservoir rock after normal withdrawal methods have ceased to be productive Rank: the degree of metamorphism of plant material to coal Oil shales: sedimentary rocks that yield petroleum when they are heated...
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This note was uploaded on 11/14/2011 for the course GEOL 1330 taught by Professor Sharonrich during the Spring '10 term at Georgia Southern University .
- Spring '10