Articles | Volume 8, issue 2
Earth Surf. Dynam., 8, 351–366, 2020
Earth Surf. Dynam., 8, 351–366, 2020

Research article 08 May 2020

Research article | 08 May 2020

Using a calibrated upper living position of marine biota to calculate coseismic uplift: a case study of the 2016 Kaikōura earthquake, New Zealand

Catherine Reid et al.

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