Provenance and Depositional Environments of Late Cenozoic Sediments in Permafrost Cores from Lower Taylor Valley, Antarctica

  1. Lyle D. Mcginnis
  1. Stephen C. Porter and
  2. James E. Beget

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/AR033p0351

Dry Valley Drilling Project

Dry Valley Drilling Project

How to Cite

Porter, S. C. and Beget, J. E. (1981) Provenance and Depositional Environments of Late Cenozoic Sediments in Permafrost Cores from Lower Taylor Valley, Antarctica, in Dry Valley Drilling Project (ed L. D. Mcginnis), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/AR033p0351

Author Information

  1. Quaternary Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle 98195

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1981

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875901770

Online ISBN: 9781118664643

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Keywords:

  • Geology—Antarctic regions—Victoria Land—Addresses, essays, lectures;
  • Borings—Antarctic regions—Victoria Land—Addresses, essays, lectures

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Geology of Taylor Valley and Vicinity

  • Permafrost Cores

  • Laboratory Analyses

  • Provenance of Sediments

  • Depositional Environments

  • Implications for Late Cenozoic Glacial History of Antarctica