Korttajärvi

Country:

Finland

Lake type:

glacial lake

Category: mixed varves

Elevation:

94.4 m asl

Length of record:

9590 years

Archive type:

lacustrine sediments

Author of images:

Matti Saarnisto

Reference:

Ojala, A.E.K. & Tiljander, M., 2003. Testing the fidelity of sediment chronology: comparison of varve and paleomagnetic results from Holocene lake sediments from central Finland. Quaternary Science Reviews 22, 1787–1803.

Link to reference or DOI:

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0277-3791(03)00140-9

Freeze core from Korttajärvi with varves marked and labelled with corresponding year AD (photo taken by Timo Saarinen). > max. resolution