Depositional environments in ancient sediments are recognised using a combination of sedimentary facies, facies associations, sedimentary structures and fossils, particularly trace fossil assemblages, as they indicate the environment in which they lived.
Depositional Architecture and Transgressive-Regressive Cycles within Liassic Backstepping Carbonate Ramps in the Basque-Cantabrian Basin, Northern Spain
May 01, 2005; Abstract: An integrated stratigraphical, sedimentological, geochemical and sequential analysis has been carried out on the...
Disruption of Playa-Lacustrine Depositional Systems at the Permo-Triassic Boundary: Evidence from Vyazniki and Gorokhovets on the Russian Platform
Jul 01, 2010; Abstract: Permo-Triassic sections at Vyazniki and Gorokhovets provide evidence on terrestrial events at, or close to, the...