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Published by University of Minnesota Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Paleoecology -- Congresses.,
  • Geology, Stratigraphic -- Quaternary -- Congresses.,
  • Paleontology -- Quaternary -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Linda C.K. Shane and Edward J. Cushing.
    ContributionsShane, Linda C. K., Cushing, Edward J., 1933-, National Science Foundation (U.S.). Climate Dynamics Program., University of Minnesota.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE720 .Q37 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 229 p. :
    Number of Pages229
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1888127M
    ISBN 100816619433
    LC Control Number90049455

      STRUCTURE OF THE VOLUME AND TERMINOLOGY USED This book contains scientific descriptions of 63 localities (Figure A) of at least national importance for Quaternary geology, geomorphology and environmental change in South-West England. These sites were selected by the Geological Conservation Review and are accordingly designated 'GCR' sites. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Quaternary of the Levant: Environments, Climate Change, and Humans (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at .

    A comprehensive understanding of environmental changes taking place in coastal regions relies on accurate integration of both terrestrial and submerged geo-environmental datasets. However, this practice is hardly implemented because of the high (or even prohibitive) survey costs required for submerged areas and the frequent low accessibility of shallow areas. In addition, geoscientists are. Book Review: Quaternary landscapes. edited by C.K. Shane and E.J. Cushing, Bellhaven Press, ISBN , £ hardback, pp.

    Quaternary (ISSN X) is an international peer-reviewed open-access journal that covers all aspects of Quaternary Science, embracing the whole range of scientific fields related to geological, geographical, biological, physical, chemical, environmental and human sciences. It publishes reviews, research articles, communications, technical notes and essays. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. Quaternary and late Tertiary landscapes of southwestern Saskatchewan and adjacent areas: field trip guidebook for the INQUA Commission on Formation and Properties of.


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