Depositional and diagenetic characterization of the Mt Simon Sandstone at the Illinois Basin; Decatur Project Carbon Capture and Storage Site, Decatur, Illinois, USA

The Illinois Basin-Decatur Project (IBDP) is a 1 million metric ton carbon capture and storage demonstration project located in Macon County, Illinois. Led by the Midwest Geological Sequestration Consortium, the IBDP began injecting carbon dioxide into the Mt. Simon Sandstone in November 2011. Accor... Full description

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doi: 2142/55338
Authors:Freiburg, J.T.; Morse, D.G.; Leetaru, H.E.; Hoss, R.P.; Qina, Y.
Source:Circular - Illinois State Geological Survey, No.583, 59p. Publisher: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Institute of Natural Resource Sustainability, Illinois State Geological Survey, Urbana, IL, United States. ISSN: 0073-506X
Publication Date:2014
Note:In English. Includes appendices
Subjects:Bedding; Cambrian; Characterization; Clastic rocks; Clay minerals; Depositional environment; Diagenesis; Mineral composition; Mount Simon Sandstone; Paleozoic; Planar bedding structures; Sandstone; Sedimentary rocks; Sedimentary structures; Sheet silicates; Silicates; Upper Cambrian; Illinois; Illinois Basin; Macon County Illinois; United States; Decatur Illinois
Coordinates:N393600 N400400 W0884500 W0891200
Record ID:2015029395
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