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The methods of seismic stratigraphy are used to correlate sedimentary strata at
depth, and they also reveal ... The data for seismic stratigraphy consist of records
of waves that are generated on land by dynamite explosions or truck-mounted ...
400 300 -200 sional pictures of the distribution and structure of the underlying
strata along transects, usually several miles long, that are termed seismic lines.
Most seismic cross sections have been constructed on coastal plains and
Active seismic surveys involve the introduction of seismic waves into a rock by a
procus- sion (i.e., an explosive charge, a vibrating pad, a large air hammer).
Coherent groups of waves are produced when the downgoing seismic waves
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