Bathymetry of the Tonga Trench and Forearc: a map series

  title={Bathymetry of the Tonga Trench and Forearc: a map series},
  author={D. Wright and S. Bloomer and C. MacLeod and B. Taylor and Andrew M. Goodlife},
  journal={Marine Geophysical Researches},
Four new bathymetric maps of the Tonga Trench and forearc between 14 °S and 27 °S display the important morphologic and structural features of this dynamic convergent margin. The maps document a number of important geologic features of the margin. Major normal faults and fault lineaments on the Tonga platform can be traced along and across the upper trench slope. Numerous submarine canyons incised in the landward slope of the trench mark the pathways of sediment transport from the platform to… Expand

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