Jasper Formation, Gulf Coast, Gulf of Mexico (14)

Comments on Geologic Parameters

14 Porosity


14 Map

GIS-generated map of the Jasper formation extending across several counties to LA


14 References

Ambrose, W. A., 1990, Facies heterogeneity and brine-disposal potential of Miocene barrier-island, fluvial, and deltaic systems: examples from northeast Hitchcock and Alta Loma Fields, Galveston County, Texas: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, Geological Circular 90-4, 35 p.

Core Laboratories, 1972a, A survey of the subsurface saline water of Texas: Volume 2 chemical analysis of saline water: Texas Water Development Board, Report 157, 378 p.

Kreitler, C. W., Akhter, M. S., Donnelly, A. C. A, and Wood, W. T., 1988, Hydrogeology of formations used for deep-well injection, Texas Gulf Coast: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, open-file report prepared for U.S. Environmental Protection Agency under Cooperative Agreement ID No. CR812786-01, 204 p.

Wallace, R. H., Kraemer, T. F., Taylor, R. E., and Wesselman, J. B., 1979, Assessment of geopressured-geothermal resources in the northern Gulf of Mexico basin: U.S. Geological Survey, Circular 790, 132–155.


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