Case Examples of Palaeolimnological Records of Lake Ecosystem Changes

  1. Pertti Heinonen1,
  2. Giuliano Ziglio2 and
  3. André Van Der Beken3
  1. Heikki Simola

Published Online: 22 MAR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470511121.ch14

Water Quality Measurements Series: Hydrological and Limnological Aspects of Lake Monitoring

Water Quality Measurements Series: Hydrological and Limnological Aspects of Lake Monitoring

How to Cite

Simola, H. (2000) Case Examples of Palaeolimnological Records of Lake Ecosystem Changes, in Water Quality Measurements Series: Hydrological and Limnological Aspects of Lake Monitoring (eds P. Heinonen, G. Ziglio and A. Van Der Beken), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470511121.ch14

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Finnish Environment Institute, Belsinki, Finland

  2. 2

    Universita di Trento, Italy

  3. 3

    Techware, Brussels, Belgium

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 APR 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471899884

Online ISBN: 9780470511121

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Keywords:

  • lake Pohjalampi;
  • lake Varaslampi;
  • lake Heinälampi;
  • lake Lavijärvi;
  • russian Karelia

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Lake Ristijärvi in Valtimo: complex varves detail land use and history

  • Lake Pohjalampi: stratigraphic record of eutrophication and escalating internal loading

  • Lake Varaslampi: urban limnology and pollution

  • Lake Heinälampi: massive slit erosion from field and forest drainage

  • Lake Lavijärvi, Sortavala, Russian Karelia: ecosystem recovery following depopulation

  • Conclusions