The Storm Surge Recorded in a Thin Section

Aleksandra Vierek
2015 International Letters of Natural Sciences  
Limestone and sandstone beds deposited by storms are called tempestites, and exhibit much variation in thickness, grain size and internal structures, depending on the proximity and on the intensity of the storm waves. In this paper, diagnostic features of storm beds observed in thin sections, was presented.Characteristic features are investigated on the basis of detailed study in the Upper Devonian carbonates in the western part of the Holy Cross Mountains (Poland).
doi:10.56431/p-c1wl8a fatcat:r5n7rfygq5fndcwjha6atvl2xe