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Escape of methane gas from the seabed along the West Spitsbergen continental margin

Westbrook, Graham K.; Thatcher, Kate E.; Rohling, Eelco; Piotrowski, Alexander; Palike, Heiko; Osborne, Anne H.; Nisbet, Euan G.; Minshull, Tim A.; Lanoiselle, Mathias; James, Rachael H.; Huhnerbach, Veit; Green, Darryl


More than 250 plumes of gas bubbles have been discovered emanating from the seabed of the West Spitsbergen continental margin, in a depth range of 150400 m, at and above the present upper limit of the gas hydrate stability zone (GHSZ). Some of the plumes

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2009
Type: Journal article
Source: Geophysical Research Letters
DOI: 10.1029/2009GL039191


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