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Late Younger Dryas and early Holocene palaeoenvironments in the Skagerrak, eastern North Atlantic: A multiproxy study

Erbs-Hansen, Dorthe Reng; Knudsen , K.L.; Gary, Anthony C.; Jansen, Eystein; Gyllencreutz, Richard; Scao, Vincent; Lambeck, Kurt

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A high-resolution study of palaeoenvironmental changes through the late Younger Dryas and early Holocene in the Skagerrak, the eastern North Atlantic, is based on multiproxy analyses of core MD99-2286 combined with palaeowater depth modelling for the area. The late Younger Dryas was characterized by a cold ice-distal benthic foraminiferal fauna. After the transition to the Preboreal (c. 11650cal. a BP) this fauna was replaced by a Cassidulina neoteretis-dominated fauna, indicating the influence...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2011
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/69704
Source: Boreas: an international journal of quaternary research
DOI: 10.1111/j.1502-3885.2011.00205.x

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