Stratigraphy and age of Karoo basalts of Lesotho and implications for correlations within the Karoo igneous province. Ben McDhui Section

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Overview of the Karoo Province

  • Sampling and Analytical Techniques

  • Overview of Stratigraphic Variations

  • The Basis for Geochemical Subdivision

  • Correlation Between Palaeomagnetic and Geochemical Stratigraphy

  • Implications for Structure and Emplacement of the Lava Sequence

  • The Age of Karoo Volcanism

  • Correlations with Other Karoo Volcanic Successions

  • Conclusions

  • Appendix

RESEARCH DATA. Location of this section is described in Marsh et al. (1997) AGU Geophysical Monograph, 100, 247-272.

Title of data set: Ben McDhui Section. Altitudes measured by anaeroid altimeter.