glaciolacustrine

glaciolacustrine

[¦glā·shē·ō·lə′kəs·trən]
(geology)
Pertaining to lakes fed by melting glaciers, or to the deposits forming therein.
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The sedimentary sequences described from the WM and OM exposures are interpreted as a deglacial sequence of till overlain by glaciolacustrine deposits.
Sandy soils originate from glaciofluvial and glaciolacustrine deposits that are wide-spread in north-eastern Germany.
Also Identified as potential unconsolidated sources are Quaternary sand dune deposits derived from older glaciofluvial or sandy glaciolacustrine sediments and (or) sandy bedrock units that have been reworked along major rivers; and paleobeach ridges and dunes (Levson and others, 2012).
The massive tailings dam failure at Imperial Metals' Mount Polley copper-gold mine in south-central British Columbia, Canada, on August 4, 2014, was the result of failure of a glaciolacustrine layer (clays and silts left behind by a retreating glacier) about 8 m below the base of the dam in the area of the breach.
glaciolacustrine Tone angesammelt (Raukas & Teedumae 1997, 125, Abb.
This Younger Dryas till formed, in part, by reworking of Late Wisconsinan glaciofluvial and glaciolacustrine sediments including datable organic material (Seaman and McCoy 2008).
The lake catchment is a gently undulating glaciolacustrine or till-covered plain.
His main research trend is the Lithuanian Pleistocene glaciolacustrine, glaciofluvial sediments: their structure and composition, geological heritage and application of distant methods for the research of exogenous Quaternary sediment processes, archaeological camps and settlements.
Generally, the concentration of eU was lower in glaciolacustrine deposits and carbonate-rich till; however, patches with higher eU concentration occurred within these deposits as well.
Glaciofluvial and glaciolacustrine settings as well as periglacial deposits and supraglacial situations are also covered.