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Record #35628:

Dating rock surfaces by lichen growth and its application to glaciology and physiography (lichenometry) / Roland E. Beschel.

Title: Dating rock surfaces by lichen growth and its application to glaciology and physiography (lichenometry) / Roland E. Beschel.
Author(s): Beschel, Roland E.
Date: 1961.
Publisher: Toronto: University of Toronto Press
In: Geology of the Arctic : proceedings of the First International Symposium on Arctic Geology, held in Calgary, Alberta, January 11-13, 1960. (1961.), Vol. 2
Abstract: Describes technique and applications to alpine and polar research, e.g. movements of glaciers as indicated by growth of lichens on moraines, rock falls, and patterned ground.
Notes:

In: Geology of the Arctic : proceedings of the First International Symposium on Arctic Geology, held in Calgary, Alberta, January 11-13, 1960. Vol. 2 / Gilbert O. Raasch, ed.

Keywords: 551.32 -- Glaciology.
551.321 -- Glaciological methods and instruments.
550.93 -- Geochronology.
582.29 -- Lichens.
SPRI record no.: 35628

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