Browsing Geology and Geophysics (G&G) by Keyword "Seafloor massive sulfides"
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(2009-10-28)The potential emergence of an ocean mining industry to exploit seafloor massive sulfides could present opportunities for oceanographic science to facilitate seafloor mineral development in ways that lessen environmental harms.
Hydrothermal exploration of mid-ocean ridges : where might the largest sulfide deposits be forming? (2015-11)Here, we review the relationship between the distribution of modern-day seafloor hydrothermal activity along the global mid-ocean ridge crest and the nature of the mineral deposits being formed at those sites. Since the ...