The Laacher See Tephra at Meerfelder Maar

The Laacher See Tephra details at Meerfelder Maar


Profile name:cores 1992 & 1996
Tephra thickness:7 cm
Other information:Primary deposit. Near-vent deposit.


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Brauer, A, Endres, C and Negendank, JFW (1999) Lateglacial calendar year chronology based on annually laminated sediments from Lake Meerfelder Maar, Germany. Quaternary International  61, 17-25.

Litt, T, Schmincke, HU and Kromer, B (2003) Environmental response to climatic and volcanic events in central Europe during the Weichselian Lateglacial. Quaternary Science Reviews  22, 7-32.

van den Bogaard, P., and Schminke, V. (1985) Laacher See tephra: A widespread isochronous late Quaternary tephra layer in cental and northern Europe. Geological Society of America Bulletin  96(12), 1554-1571.

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