South Sawtooth lake

Country/Region:

Canada

Elevation:

280

Archive:

lake sediments

Proxy measurement:

n/a

Sampling resolution:

n/a

Climate sensitivity:

a signal that is a combination of temperature and precipitation

Startyear:

1999

Endyear:

1600

Data entered by name:

N/A

Data entered by email:

n/a

Main reference(s):

Francus, P., R.S. Bradley, M.B. Abbott, W. Patridge, and F. Keimig. 2002. Paleoclimate studies of minerogenic sediments using annually resolved textural parameters. Geophys. Res. Lett., 29(20), 1998, doi:10.1029/2002GL015082.

Data storage link 1:

ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/paleo/paleolimnology/northamerica/canada/ellesmere/sawtooth2002.txt

Comments:

Grain-size was measured by image analysis techniques. Grain-size is correlated with snowmelt intensity

Current dating method:

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Annual snow acc rate:

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Category: Arctic2k