By David Evans,Douglas Benn,David J. A. Evans,Douglas I. Benn
A functional consultant to the examine of Glacial Sediments is a advisor to the traditional recommendations hired to learn the sedimentary list of former glaciers and ice sheets. It demonstrates that the customarily advanced and fragmentary glacial sedimentary list can, whilst tested systematically and rationally, offer particular insights into former environments and climates in areas the place no different facts is accessible. The complementary innovations lined during this publication contain: facies description, grain dimension research, clast shape evaluate, clast macrofabric research, micromorphology, particle lithology and evaluate of engineering homes. They yield constant and significant leads to quite a number glacial depositional environments through the international, from the excessive Arctic to the Himalayas.
a realistic consultant to the examine of Glacial Sediments presents scholars and researchers with a transparent and available consultant to recording and analyzing glacial successions at any place the location.
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A Practical Guide to the Study of Glacial Sediments by David Evans,Douglas Benn,David J. A. Evans,Douglas I. Benn