Studies of East Asia Tectonics and Resources

Project Description
SEATAR is a comprehensive study of the relationship between the
Southeast Asian tectonic framework and the genesis of
metalliferous ores and hydrocarbons. It is the result of a 1973
workshop held in Bangkok and is sponsored by the Committee for
Coordination of Joint Prospecting for Mineral Resources in Asian
Offshore Areas/Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission
(CCOP/IOC).

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