Albian


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Albian

[′al·bē·ən]
(geology)
Uppermost Lower Cretaceous geologic time.
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Lamantin-1 was drilled to a total depth of 5,150 meters and was designed to evaluate a previously untested Lower Campanian base of slope fan supplied from the Nouakchott River system, trapped in a combination structural-stratigraphic feature, and charged from underlying, oil-prone Cenomanian/Turonian and Albian source rocks.
AOSP includes the Shell Albian Sands mining and extraction operations (Muskeg River and Jackpine mines) north of Fort McMurray, Alberta and the Scotford upgrader and Quest CCS project northeast of Edmonton, Alberta.
In the Abakaliki-Ogoja region, the sediments were subdivided into the Middle Albian sandy unit at the base (Ekebeligwe Formation), the shaly upper unit of Late Albian age (Abakaliki Shale) and the Early Cenomanian Ibir and Agala Sandstones (Ojoh, 1992).
Shell Canada suspended operations at its Shell Albian Sands site on May 3 but returned to partial operation on May 9.
However, these groundwater "the Albian table" are at great depths between 300-500 m so far from all pollution and are characterized by a more strong mineralization [1] by against the water table is exposed to any type of contamination because of its depth which is close to the surface or is infiltration of wastewater.
Shell shut down production at its Shell Albian Sands mining operations - about 60 miles north of the city - so it can focus on getting families out of the region.
In Canada this week, Royal Dutch Shell said it shut down production at its Albian Sands mining operations to focus on helping families evacuate from the region.
NEWCASTLE United are set to take Switzerland Under-21 international Albian Ajeti on trial - with a view to a permanent transfer next summer.
They have taken 18-year-old Basle striker Albian Ajeti on trial with a view to signing him in the summer, when he is out-of-contract.
System Stage Formation No Elevation above sea level, m Neogene Pliocene Aghchegil 1 150 Upper Paleocene-Eocene Khangiran 2 1321 Paleogene Paleocene Chelkaman 3 1102 Lower Paleocene Pesteligh 4 1277 Maastrichtian Kalat 5 1249 Maastrichtian Neizar 6 1050 Santonian-Campanian Abtalkh 7 1190 Turonian-Coniacian Abderaz 8 1232 Cretaceous Albian-Cenomanian Aitamir 9 1223 Albian Sanganeh 10 1053 Aptian Sarcheshmeh 11 1019 Neocomian-Aptian Tirgan 12 1149 Neocomian Shurijeh 13 1156 Oxfordian-Kimmeridian Mozduran 14 903 Jurassic Bathonian-Callovian Chamanbid 15 1568 Bajocian Bashkalate 16 1646 Toarcian-Aalenian Kashafrud 17 1402 Table 2 Average contents of clay minerals in the studied formations.
2015) presents new goniopholidid material, including cranial bones, found in a coal mine from the Albian of Andorra (Teruel).
Basel were happy to sit back and hit Liverpool on the counter-attack, Albian Ajeti dragging a shot inches wide.