Plio-Pleistocene Shortening, Folding and Faulting of Sediments in the Santa Barbara Channel,
cross section animation


This movie was created to show the formation of the folds and faults along a north-south profile in the Santa Barbara Channel between Carpinteria and Santa Cruz Island.

Download: SB Channel folding and faulting movie (7 MB)

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This movie was originally created to be included in an educational movie made for Venoco about its oil rigs. Structures shown in the present day section are after ..... Drawn and animated by Tanya Atwater and Rena Ford using Photoshop and Morph.


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