Sheeted Diabases of Central Newfoundland: New Evidence for Ordovician Seafloor Spreading

@article{Strong1972SheetedDO,
  title={Sheeted Diabases of Central Newfoundland: New Evidence for Ordovician Seafloor Spreading},
  author={D. F. Strong},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1972},
  volume={235},
  pages={102-104}
}
THE Notre Dame Bay area of north central Newfoundland is rapidly becoming a critical area for understanding the Appalachian mountain belt within the framework of plate tectonics1–4. Although the Ordovician volcanic rocks in the region are of critical importance, a lack of detailed information has already led to contrasting interpretations of their origin… CONTINUE READING