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Comparative optical and radiocarbon dating of laminated Holocene sediments in two maar lakes: Lake Keilambete and Lake Gnotuk, south-western Victoria, Australia

Wilkins, D; De Deckker, Patrick; Fifield, L Keith; Gouramanis, Christos; Olley, Jon


Sediment core chronologies of optical dates on single-grains/very small aliquots of sand-sized quartz are compared with Accelerator Mass Spectrometry (AMS) radiocarbon (14C) chronologies from ostracod carbonate, mixed carbonates, sedimentary organic matter and charcoal in order to establish the age of laminated Holocene sediments in maar crater lakes Keilambete and Gnotuk, Victoria, Australia. Samples for optical and AMS14C dating were taken from the same Mackereth cores, allowing a direct...[Show more]

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Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
Source: Quaternary Geochronology
DOI: 10.1016/j.quageo.2012.01.008


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