Title Five thousand years of sediment transfer in a high arctic watershed recorded in annually laminated sediments from Lower Murray Lake, Ellesmere Island, Nunavut, Canada
Author Cook, T.L.; Bradley, R.S.; Stoner, J.S.; Francus, P.
Author Affil Cook, T.L., University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Department of Geosciences, Amherst, MA. Other: Oregon State University; Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique, Canada; GEOTOP, Canada
Source Late Holocene climate and environmental change inferred from Arctic lake sediment, edited by D.S. Kaufman. Journal of Paleolimnology, 41(1), p.77-94, . Publisher: Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands. ISSN: 0921-2728
Publication Date Jan. 2009
Notes In English. NSF grants ATM-0402421 and ARC-0454959. 50 refs. CRREL Acc. No: 63002917
Index Terms radioactive age determination; isotopes; lacustrine deposits; lake deposits; metals; paleoclimatology; Quaternary deposits; radioactive isotopes; sediment transport; sedimentation; sediments; stability; Canada--Ellesmere Island; absolute age; alkali metals; arctic environment; Canada; Cenozoic; cesium; cores; Cs-137; Ellesmere Island; Holocene; International Polar Year 2007-08; IPY 2007-08 Research Publications; lacustrine environment; lacustrine sedimentation; lake sediments; lead; lithostratigraphy; Lower Murray Lake; Nunavut; paleoenvironment; Pb-210; planar bedding structures; Quaternary; Queen Elizabeth Islands; sedimentary structures; upper Holocene; varves
URL http://hdl.handle.net/10.1007/s10933-008-9252-0
Publication Type journal article
Record ID 290337