SITE SUMMARIESSite: 1040R-C
Objectives: The objectives of Site 1040R-C are to:
1. Investigate the décollement.
2. Investigate fluid flow within the décollement and underthrust sediments.
3.Install modified CORKs to monitor pressure and temperature and to sample fluids within the décollement sediments.
Drilling Program: Drill without coring to ~220 mbsf then RCB core to ~279 mbsf. Install modified CORK in decollement.
Logging and Downhole: No downhole logging is planned at this site.
Nature of Rock Anticipated: Deformed claystones and hemipelagics
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