Search for dissertations about: "beach ridges"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words beach ridges.

  1. 1. Holocene Environmental Change of Southern Öland, Sweden

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Kerstin Alm Kübler; Uppsala universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Earth sciences; Pollen analysis; Öland; Sweden; heath vegetation; landscape history; Fagus; beach ridges; numerical analysis; Geovetenskap; NATURAL SCIENCES Earth sciences; NATURVETENSKAP Geovetenskap; Quarternary Geology; kvartärgeologi;

    Abstract : This thesis describes Holocene environmental change in Ottenby, southern Öland,Sweden. Analyses of pollen sequences collected distally in the Littorina ridge and in fentroughs between lower laying beach ridges show the vegetation history during twoperiods, the first around 8000 BP and the second from 0/500 AD to about present time. READ MORE

  2. 2. Shallow water carbonate basin of the Zanzibar channel, Tanzania

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm University

    Author : Yohanna W Shaghude; Stockholms universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; allmän och historisk geologi; General and Historical Geology;

    Abstract : The shallow water carbonate basin of the Zanzibar channel, Tanzania, has been investigated. This study discusses and describes the sea bottom topographic features, sediment composition, major characteristics of sediment distribution, provenance of sediments, and the depositional settings of the sediments . READ MORE