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Country: Germany
Region: Brandenburg
Varve Category: clastic varves
Archive Type: lacustrine sediments
Lake Type: proglacial lake (fossil)
Elevation: 27.0
DOI / Reference Link: Access Link
Reference: Zolitschka B., 2007. Varved lake sediments. In: S. A. Elias (ed.), Encyclopedia of Quaternary Science. Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp. 3105-3114.
Picture Authors: Bernd Zolitschka
picture of the core

Description: Pleistocene glacial varves cropping out in Brandenburg, Germany. Note the decreasing varve thickness towards the top of the section as a result of increasing distance from the active ice margin scale bar: 30 cm.)