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Country: Sweden
Region: northern Sweden
Varve Category: mixed varves
Archive Type: lacustrine sediments
Lake Type: glacial lake
Maximum Depth: 17
DOI / Reference Link: Access Link
Reference: Gälman V, Rydberg J, Bigler C (2009) Decadal diagenetic effects on δ13C and δ15N studied in varved lake sediment. Limnology and Oceanography 54 (3), 917-924
Picture Authors: Ingemar Renberg

Description: Varved sediment sequence covering the period from AD 2003-2006, core retrieved in spring 2007. Photograph taken with a standard camera of a small section of a freeze-core sample. The topmost 2006-year varve is about 1 cm thick. At the very top the ice is visible.
Picture Type: macroscopic
varves with upper year labeled

Description: Varved sediment from Nylandssjön retrieved using freeze core techniques in January 2004. The scale to the left is in centimetres, numbers are years AD.
Picture Type: macroscopic