Lake Lazduny




Masurian Lake District

Lake type:

glacial lake

Category: endogenic varves


129 m asl

Max depth:

22.4 m

Surface area:

0.016 km2

Length of record:

150 years

Archive type:

lacustrine sediments

Author of images:

Wojtek Tylmann


Tylmann W, Enters D, Kinder M, Moska P, Ohlendorf C, Poręba G, Zolitschka B (2013) Multiple dating of varved sediments from Lake Łazduny, northern Poland: Toward an improved chronology for the last 150 years. Quaternary Geochronology 15, 98-107.

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Site images

Lake Lazduny > max. resolution

Intercalated sand layer in the varved sediment of Lake Lazduny, northeastern Poland > max. resolution

Macroscopic core image, flat bed scan of an impregnated sediment slab and microscopic image (from left to right) of Lake Lazduny, northeastern Poland > max. resolution