Places convergent margins in a plate tectonic setting and examines general characteristics. Relates petroleum habitats to theories of basin development. Classifies convergent margin basins and presents examples. Proposes a strategy for petroleum exploration in convergent margin basins.
Total Number of Subtopics: 8
Basin Classification and Development
Foreland Basins and Associated Structures
Convergent Tectonic Regimes
Convergent Margin Basins: References and Additional Information
Estimated Time: 2 hours 40 minutes on a full time basis