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Laptev Sea: A Frontier Arctic Basin

The Laptev Sea Basin is a frontier Arctic basin explored by regional seismic only. Its thick sedimentary cover is thought to contain numerous potential reservoirs, seals and mature source rocks, and structural traps are probably abundant. The Lena river Delta is of special interest for hydrocarbon entrapment.
This article appeared in Vol. 4, No. 4 - 2007

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