Tidal Deposits pp 223-232 | Cite as

Carbonate Sedimentation in an Arid Zone Tidal Flat, Nilemah Embayment, Shark Bay, Western Australia

  • Peter J. Woods
  • Raymond G. Brown


A Holocene-Recent carbonate tidal flat at the southern end of Hamelin Pool, Shark Bay, Western Australia. Lat. 26º27′ S, Long. H4°5′E.


Sandstone Cretaceous Gypsum Holocene Lithology 


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  1. Logan, B. W., Hoffman, P., and Gebelein, C. D. 1974. Algal mats, cryptalgal fabrics and structures, Hamelin Pool, Western Australia. Amer. Assoc. Petrol. Geol. Mem. 22, 140–194.Google Scholar

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  • Peter J. Woods
  • Raymond G. Brown

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