Chapter 9. Lacustrine and Palustrine Geochemical Sediments

  1. David J. Nash and
  2. Sue J. McLaren
  1. Eric P Verrecchia

Published Online: 13 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470712917.ch9

Geochemical Sediments and Landscapes

Geochemical Sediments and Landscapes

How to Cite

P Verrecchia, E. (2007) Lacustrine and Palustrine Geochemical Sediments, in Geochemical Sediments and Landscapes (eds D. J. Nash and S. J. McLaren), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470712917.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405125192

Online ISBN: 9780470712917



  • lacustrine;
  • palustrine;
  • geochemical sediments;
  • natural terrestrial depression;
  • lakes function


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Nature and General Characteristics

  • Geomorphological Relations

  • Macro—and Micromorphological Characteristics

  • Chemistry and Mineralogy

  • Relationships to other Terrestrial Geochemical Sediments

  • Palaeoenvironmental Significance and Directions for Future Research

  • Acknowledgements

  • References