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Fluvial Depositional System

  • Xinghe Yu
  • Shengli Li
  • Shunli Li
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Part of the Advances in Oil and Gas Exploration & Production book series (AOGEP)

Abstract

Rivers are not only the main geological agent for corroding and transforming continental topography and carrying weathered materials to lakes or seas but are also important sedimentary agents in continental areas. Given an appropriate structural environment and sedimentary background, sometimes a fluvial sedimentary stratum with thickness of thousands of meters can develop.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.China University of GeosciencesBeijingChina
  2. 2.China University of GeosciencesBeijingChina

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