Terrigenous Clastic Sedimentation in Antarctic Dry Valley Lakes

  1. William J. Green and
  2. E. Imre Friedmann
  1. David W. Andersen1,
  2. Robert A. Wharton Jr.2 and
  3. Steven W. Squyres3

Published Online: 16 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/AR059p0071

Physical and Biogeochemical Processes in Antarctic Lakes

Physical and Biogeochemical Processes in Antarctic Lakes

How to Cite

Andersen, D. W., Wharton, R. A. and Squyres, S. W. (1993) Terrigenous Clastic Sedimentation in Antarctic Dry Valley Lakes, in Physical and Biogeochemical Processes in Antarctic Lakes (eds W. J. Green and E. I. Friedmann), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/AR059p0071

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Geology, San Jose State University, San Jose, California 95192

  2. 2

    Desert Research Institute, University of Nevada System, Reno, Nevada 89506

  3. 3

    Center for Radiophysics and Space Research, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1993

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875908304

Online ISBN: 9781118668092

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Keywords:

  • Limnology—Antarctic regions;
  • Biogeochemistry—Antarctic regions

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background

  • Processes of Sedimentation in Lake Hoare

  • Variations Among Dry Valley Lakes

  • Ice-Sediment Interactions

  • Effects of Climatic Changes

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments