Clastic varves

Clastic varves (alternatives: detrital or minerogenic varves) receive a flux of siliciclastic particles from external sources either through fluvial activity, slope wash or via atmospheric deposition, i.e. eolian dust or volcanic ashes.

Name Country Site image
Ždrilo
clastic varves
Croatia
Brienzer See
clastic varves
Switzerland
Keesville varves
clastic varves
USA
Lake C2
clastic varves
Canada
Newbury varves
clastic varves
USA
Westmoreland varves
clastic varves
USA
Oeschinensee
clastic varves
Switzerland
East Lake, Cape Bounty
clastic varves
Canada