By Brian Taylor, James Natland
Published through the yank Geophysical Union as a part of the Geophysical Monograph sequence, quantity 88.
This quantity makes a speciality of the volcanic, fluid, sedimentary, and tectonic techniques happening within the trencharc-backarc platforms of the western Pacific—a ordinary local concentration for experiences of those subject matters. the result of ocean drilling and linked web site surveys within the western Pacific have introduced primary alterations to our realizing of volcanism, crustal deformation, fluid move, and sedimentation in energetic margins and marginal basins. Our aim this is to synthesize the result of ocean drilling in a multi-disciplinary demeanour, together with a comparability of the findings from drilling legs having related topics, and to stress the importance of those effects to the wider geoscience community.
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