Atlas of fields and discoveries, central Mississippi canyon, atwater valley, northwestern lloyd ridge, and western desoto canyon protraction areas, northern deep-water Gulf of Mexico
van den Berg, A.A.
The 86 fields and discoveries in the central Mississippi Canyon, Atwater Valley, western DeSoto Canyon, and Lloyd Ridge protraction areas are summarized with production characteristics and representative seismic profiles and wire-line logs. Three trap styles are recognized: four-way closure, three-way closure, and stratigraphic. The reservoirs in nearly all of the fields areNeogene deepwater sandstones; four are in Upper Jurassic eolian sandstones. Development facilities include a variety of floating platforms and production units and subsea tiebacks. Copyright © 2017 The American Association of Petroleum Geologists. All rights reserved.
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AAPG Bulletin, 101 (7), 995-1002