Chapter 18. Palaeolimnology

  1. P.E. O'Sullivan and
  2. C.S. Reynolds
  1. Patrick O'Sullivan

Published Online: 13 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470999271.ch18

The Lakes Handbook, Volume 1: Limnology and Limnetic Ecology

The Lakes Handbook, Volume 1: Limnology and Limnetic Ecology

How to Cite

O'Sullivan, P. (2003) Palaeolimnology, in The Lakes Handbook, Volume 1: Limnology and Limnetic Ecology (eds P.E. O'Sullivan and C.S. Reynolds), Blackwell Science Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470999271.ch18

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 10 DEC 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632047970

Online ISBN: 9780470999271

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Keywords:

  • palaeolimnology;
  • pollution;
  • teamwork;
  • warming;
  • nutrients

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • INTRODUCTION

  • THE APPLICATIONS OF PALAEOLIMNOLOGY

  • THE SOURCES AND ORIGINS OF LAKE SEDIMENTS

  • SEDIMENTATION PROCESSES IN LAKES

  • THE OPERATIONAL FRACTIONS OF LAKE SEDIMENTS

  • METHODS OF ANALYSING LAKE SEDIMENTS

  • PROSPECTS