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Basin Anal ses of Basin Analyses of Springbok Flats

Aug 31, 2012 ... Ecca Group ... Coarse. Sandstone. Coal. Hammanskraal. Fm. Sandstone. Siltstone. Dwyke Gp. Diamictite. The Geology of South Africa –. Coal...

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An overview of the Permian (Karoo) coal deposits of southern Africa ...

field in South Africa (Christie, 1981, 1986), but coal is not. presently ... The Karoo basin in South Africa is ..... The Ecca Group consists of lower basal mudstones.

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Gondwana coal basins of Australia and South Africa: tectonic setting ...

(1980) Karoo Basin Symposium Geological Society of South Africa, ..... (1978) The Dwyka Formation and Ecca Group, Karoo sequence, in the northern Karoo...

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Depositional environments and sedimentological control of coal ...

Ecca Group consists of dark clastic sedimentary strata such as shale, .... The Karoo Supergroup hosts all of the South African coal deposits (Snyman and. Botha...

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Penumbra Coal Mine, South Africa - Mining Technology

Penumbra underground coal mine is located 6km south of Ermelo in the ... The province is made up of Permian-aged Vryheid formations from the Ecca group.

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Palynofacies patterns of the Highveld coal deposits ... - De Gruyter

Jun 25, 2016 ... deposits (Karoo Basin, South Africa): Clues to ... Coal deposits of South Africa's Main Karoo ... Vryheid Formation of the Permian Ecca Group.

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Technically Recoverable Shale Oil and Shale Gas Resources:

of Australia and Anglo Coal of South Africa. 1. KAROO BASIN ... Figure XIX-5. Lower Ecca Group Structure Map, Karoo Basin, South Africa. Source: ARI, 2013.

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Download (1MB) - Keele Research Repository - Keele University

deposits (Karoo Basin, South Africa): Clues to ... Coal deposits of South Africa's Main Karoo ... The fluvio-deltaic Vryheid Formation of the Ecca Group hosts the.

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Coal - Chamber of Mines South Africa

South Africa's coal resources are contained in the Ecca deposits, a stratum of the ... third largest group in the mining sector after gold and platinum group metals.

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Information Circular No.218 - University of the Witwatersrand

P 0 Box 524, Johannesburg 2000, South Africa. Fossil Fuel Division ... Pretoria 0001 , South Africa. ) ... The coal—bearing sediments and coal seams of the Karoo Basin, .... The Ecca Group sediments in the northern part of the basin differ.

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Phase 1 Palaeontological.pdf - South African Heritage Resources ...

May 15, 2014 ... South Africa's unique and non-renewable palaeontological heritage is ..... Ecca group is known for its coal (mainly the Vryheid Formation) (5...

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Coal deposits of South Africa - the future of coal mining in South Africa

thirds of South Africa and hosts the fluvio-deltaic sediments and coal deposits of the extensive Ecca Group(ca. 280-250 Ma). The Ecca Group Coal measures...

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PERMIAN PALYNOMORPHS FROM THE NUMBER 5 SEAM, ECCA ...

University of the Witwatersrand, Private Bag 3, Wits 2050, South Africa. ABSTRACT. A palynological study of the number 5 seam in the Ecca group has yielded a wide variety of miospores ... Coal seams in the Witbank and Highveld Coalfields.

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The Karoo as a unique geological site, the economic potential of ...

Because of the unique antiquity of its geological record, South Africa is the single ... today comprise the rocks of the Ecca. Group. In the northern part of the basin, ... Gondwanan countries and have given rise to economically important coal...

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XIX. South Africa - Advanced Resources International

of Australia and Anglo Coal of South Africa. 1. KAROO BASIN ... Figure XIX-5. Lower Ecca Group Structure Map, Karoo Basin, South Africa. Source: ARI, 2013.

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UFH Theses and Dissertations (Geology) - Content Pro IRX

An integrated study of coal geology and potential environmental impact assessment ...... of the ecca group, Karoo supergroup in the Eastern Cape, South Africa...

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A provisional basinal study of the Waterberg-Karoo, South Africa by ...

influence in the formation of the Ellisras, Mmamabula and Mopane coalfields. ...... both are found in the Ecca Group (approx 280 Ma) of the Karoo Supergroup...

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Ecca Group

The Ecca Group is a group of sedimentary geological formations found in southern Africa. ... The type area for the Ecca Group is in the Karoo Basin of South Africa and Lesotho. In the ... Swamps and...

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Palynological records of the Permian Ecca Group (South Africa ...

May 20, 2014 ... Palynological records of the Permian Ecca Group (South Africa): ... of the Permian–Triassic coal-bearing formations in the South African. Karoo...

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Stratigraphy and Age of the Malawi Karoo

Coal-bearing strata low in the Karoo section in northern Malawi were correlated with the South African Ecca Group by Cairncross (2001). In southern Malawi...

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