The geology of the Great Barrier Reefs in relation to oil potential

Hill, Dorothy 1907-1997 The geology of the Great Barrier Reefs in relation to oil potential. Australia: s.n., 1956.

Attached Files (Some files may be inaccessible until you login with your UQ eSpace credentials)
Name Description MIMEType Size Downloads
ID23113404530003131x.pdf Full text application/pdf 7.54MB 0
Author Hill, Dorothy 1907-1997
Title The geology of the Great Barrier Reefs in relation to oil potential
Place of Publication Australia
Publisher s.n.
Publication year 1956
Sub-type Research book (original research)
Open Access Status Other
Language eng
Total number of pages 150, maps
Subjects 0403 Geology
Formatted Abstract/Summary

In this report what is actually known of the geology of the Reefs of the Queensland-Papuan continental, shelf is first presented (pages 1 to 84.) the titles to sections and sub-sections being as follows:

A. The Known Geology of the Queensland-Papuan continental shelf in the Great Barrier Reef area   p. 1

I. The Shelf in the Gulf of Papua and the Torres St. area                                                                       p. 1

   a. The Geology and Distribution of the Coral Reefs in the Gulf of Papua and the, head of the Coral Sea to 11o S.     p.2

   b. The High Islands of the Torres Straits                                                                                                p. 6

       with annotated list      p. 8

       and references           p. 13

   c. Newer Volcanic High Islands East of the Great North East Channel                                                p. 15

       with annotated list     p. l6

       and references          p.18

II. The Shelf from Torres St. southward to Sandy Cape                                                                       p. 19

  d. The Geology and Distribution of the Reefs of the Shelf between Torres St. and Sandy Cape      p. 19
      with list of references   p. 26

      list of topographic sections through the Shelf    p. 28

      and annotated list of calcareous sand cays and shingle ridges on reefs between Bramble Cay (9o7'S. 143o52'E) -
      and Sandy Cape (24o42'S.153o16'E)                p. 30

   e. The High Islands and Headlands between Cape York and Port Douglas                                    p. 53

       with list of references  p. 54

       and annotated list       p. 56


Keyword Geology -- Queensland -- Great Barrier Reef
Petroleum -- Queensland -- Great Barrier Reef
Continental shelf -- Australia, Eastern
Q-Index Code A1
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status Unknown
Additional Notes The manuscript of this report is held in the Dorothy Hill collection (UQFL25)

Document type: Book
Collection: UQ Library - Digitised Materials - open access
Citation counts: Google Scholar Search Google Scholar
Created: Wed, 15 Nov 2017, 16:42:19 EST by Ms Christine Heslehurst on behalf of Information Systems and Resource Services, Library