Accommodation Model for Wolfcamp (Permian) Redbeds at the Updip Margin of North America's Largest Onshore Gas Field

Kansas Geological Survey

Open-file Report 2005-25


The Big Picture

Unusual Kansas shelf sedimentary patterns

Three maps: Gross thickness, net marine and net continental from seven cycles

Council Grove isopach


Thickest where shelf steepens marginal to Anadarko Basin and at west updip margin of Panoma, coincident with pinchout of marine carbonates. Thinnest at midshelf.


Last Modified November 2005