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Author Fernandez, Marilén, author

Title Climatic and environmental history of Isla de los Estados, Argentina / by Marilén Fernandez, Juan Federico Ponce
Published Dordrecht : Springer, 2013


Description 1 online resource
Series SpringerBriefs in earth system sciences, South America and the Southern Hemisphere
SpringerBriefs in earth system sciences. South America and the Southern hemisphere.
Contents History, Previous Works and Physiography -- Climate -- Vegetation -- Geology -- Glacial Geomorphology -- Paleogeography -- Palinology -- Diatom Analysis -- Reconstruction of Paleoenvironmental Conditions During Late Glacial and Holocene Times in Isla de los Estados and Their Correlation with the Beagle Channel and Southern Patagonia -- Archaeology
Summary This book is the result of ten years' of scientific research carried out by the authors on Isla de los Estados. The research includes their doctoral thesis and many published scientific papers related to the island. The book is divided into two principal parts. The first part covers different social and natural aspects of this remote island and includes chapters on the scientific and historical background, physiography with topographical and hydrographical descriptions, climate and oceanographic circulation, vegetation and geology (including stratigraphy, structural geology and geological histo
Analysis paleontologie
geologische sedimentatie
geological sedimentation
earth sciences
Geology (General)
Geologie (algemeen)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Paleoecology -- Argentina -- Isla de los Estados
Paleoclimatology -- Argentina -- Isla de los Estados
Paleogeography -- Argentina -- Isla de los Estados
NATURE -- Animals -- Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures.
NATURE -- Fossils.
SCIENCE -- Paleontology.
Sciences de la terre.
Argentina -- Isla de los Estados
Form Electronic book
Author Ponce, Juan Federico, author
ISBN 9789400743632