General Access and Logistics
Regional Tectonic Setting
Sierra Madre Oriental
Parras and La Popa Basins
Coahuila Fold Belt
Timing of Deformation in the Hidalgoan/Sierra Madre Foreland
La Popa Basin Stratigraphy
Halokinetic Sequences and Composite Halokinetic Sequences
Application to deepwater Salt Provinces
Excursion 1: El Papalote Diapir and Potrero Chico
Geologic Setting of El Papalote Diapir
Excursion 1 Itinerary and Road Log (includes stop descriptions for 8 field trip stops and a hiking traverse, and estimated stop times)
Excursion 2: La Popa Salt Weld
Geologic Setting of La Popa Weld
Excursion 2 Itinerary and Road Log (includes stop descriptions for 3 field trip stops and a hiking traverse, and estimated stop times)
Timothy F. Lawton received B.A. degree in earth sciences from University of California, Santa Cruz, M.S. degree in geology from Stanford, and Ph.D. in geology from the University of Arizona. He is currently Research Scientist with the Bureau of Economic Geology, University of Texas at Austin. His professional interests include regional Mesozoic stratigraphy, sediment-routing systems, and sedimentary basin development of Mexico and the US southwest, as well as salt–sediment interaction in Mexico and Utah.
Katherine A. Giles is Lloyd A. Nelson Professor in geological sciences and Director of the Institute of Tectonic Studies at the University of Texas at El Paso. Kate’ s research focuses on understanding the interplay of tectonics and sedimentary systems. She received degrees in geology from the University of Wisconsin (B.S.), the University of Iowa (M.S.), and the University of Arizona (Ph.D.).
Mark G. Rowan is Structural Geologist with degrees from the California Institute of Technology, the University of California, Berkeley, and the University of Colorado. He worked in industry and academia before founding his own company specializing in training, consulting, and research on salt tectonics. Mark has authored over 100 papers, has been AAPG Distinguished Lecturer and International Distinguished Instructor, and is Recipient of the GCSSEPM Doris M. Curtis Medal and the AAPG Robert J. Berg Outstanding Research Award.
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