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Lake Sagtjennet

Country: Norway
Varve Category: biogenic varves
Archive Type: lacustrine sediments
Lake Type: glacial lake
Elevation: 192.0
DOI / Reference Link: Access Link
Reference: Støren, E., S.O. Dahl, 2012. Nonglacial varves recorded in a lake sediment sequence from Southern Norway. Terra Nostra 2012/1:85-86.
Picture Authors: Eivind Støren
macro pic

Description: Photography of laminated sediment core from lake Sagtjennet, southern Norway representing the first non-glacial organic varve record for Norway (scale in millimetres).
Picture Type: macroscopic

Description: Photography of a laminated sequence of a sediment core from lake Sagtjennet, southern Norway (scale in millimetres). Photography is taken from a 5 mm long thin section with light from underneath. Note the three different types of lamina.
Picture Type: microscopic