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Dating peat profiles using tephra: stratigraphy, geochemistry and chronology

Swindles, Graeme T. and De Vleeschouwer, François and Plunkett, Gill Dating peat profiles using tephra: stratigraphy, geochemistry and chronology. (2010) Mires and Peat, 7. ISSN 1819-754X

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In this article we provide a brief overview of the protocols for dating peat profiles using tephrochronology. A standardised methodology for the detection, extraction and analysis of tephras is presented and the relevant problems and limitations are discussed.

Item Type:Article
Additional Information:Thanks to International Mire Conservation Group AND International Peat Society editor. The original PDF of the article can be found at Mires and Peat website : http://mires-and-peat.net/
HAL Id:hal-00987125
Audience (journal):International peer-reviewed journal
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Institution:Other partners > Umea University (SWEDEN)
Other partners > University of Leeds (UNITED KINGDOM)
Other partners > Queen's University Belfast - QUB (UNITED KINGDOM)
Deposited On:05 May 2014 13:21

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