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This page contains the results of your search. It is divided into two sections. The first contains information about any tephra layers present at the site and the second part contains details about the source references and the date and time of the search.
|Correlated tephra name1:||Saksunarvatn Tephra||View Geochemical Data|
|Tephra layer depth:||1.630 - 1.630 metres|
|Profile name:||Core QM|
|Profile depth:||2.60 metres|
|Profile type:||Modified 5cm diameter Livingstone piston corer|
1Correlated tephra name means that the tephra deposit has been correlated with a tephra horizon found at multiple sites (e.g. Hekla 4). Of course these correlations could be reinterpreted and care needs to be taken.
2Local tephra name is the name given by the researchers for the tephra found at the site, this is often a mixture of a site code/name and the depth of the tephra. This is independent of any correlations to other tephra deposits.
The data on this page is from the following source(s). If you use this data please acknowledge the source of the data. The number preceeding each reference matches the Ref number on the data table above.
900: Bunting, M.J. 1994 Vegetation history of Orkney, Scotland; pollen records from two small basins in west Mainland.. New Phytologist 128,, 771-792..
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This Tephrabase search was made on 22/8/2017 at 06:09:15 local time, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.