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Lago Grande di Monticchio

Country: Italy
Region: Basilicata
Varve Category: mixed varves
Archive Type: lacustrine sediments
Lake Type: volcanic lake
Maximum Depth: 36.0
Catchment Area: 2.37
Surface Area: 0.405
Elevation: 656.0
Length of Record: 130000
DOI / Reference Link: Access Link
Reference: Zolitschka, B. & Negendank, J.F.W. (1996): Sedimentology, dating and palaeoclimatic interpretation of a 76.3 kyr record from Lago Grande di Monticchio, southern Italy. Quaternary Sience Reviews, 15: 101-112
Picture 1:
view of the two lakes

Description: Laghi di Monticchio with Lago Grande in the background
Picture Authors: Bernd Zolitschka
macro of lake varve

Description: Microstratigraphy of organic varves from Lago Grande di Monticchio, Italy.
Picture Type: microscopic