Sacrower See

Country:

Germany

Region:

Brandenburg

Lake type:

glacial lake

Category: endogenic varves

Elevation:

29.5 m asl

Max depth:

36 m

Surface area:

0.067 km2

Length of record:

126 years

Archive type:

lacustrine sediments

Author of images:

Dirk Enters

Reference:

Enters, D., Kirilova, E., Lotter, A., Lücke, A., Parplies, J., Jahns, S., Kuhn, G., Zolitschka, B., 2010. Climate change and human impact at Sacrower See (NE Germany) during the past 13,000 years: a geochemical record. Journal of Paleolimnology, 43: 719-737

Link to reference or DOI:

http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10933-009-9362-3


Site images

Sacrower See > max. resolution

Carbonaceous varves from Sacrower See, Germany. > max. resolution

Lateglacial calcite varves (normal light, 40x magnification) > max. resolution

Lateglacial calcite varves (polarized light, 40x magnification) > max. resolution

Radiography of surface sediments obtained by freeze coring. > max. resolution