Accession Number:

AD0614327

Title:

VARVED MARINE SEDIMENTS IN A STAGNANT FJORD,

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Corporate Author:

WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE

Report Date:

1963-06-07

Pagination or Media Count:

2.0

Abstract:

Varved sediments, containing planktonic marine diatoms, occur in Saanich Inlet, British Columbia. An olive-gray lamina, rich in opal, apparently forms during the bloom of Skeletonema costatum in the spring or summer, after which an olive-black lamina is deposited. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE