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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2012)

Document title

Cave development under the influence of Pleistocene glaciation in the Dinarides - an example from Štirovača Ice Cave (Velebit Mt., Croatia)

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

BOČIĆ N. (1) ; FAIVRE S. (1) ; KOVAČIĆ M. (2) ; HORVATINČIĆ N. (3) ;
(1) Fac. of Science, Dep. of Geography, Univ., Zagreb, CROATIE
(2) Fac. of Science, Dep. of Geology, Univ., Zagreb, CROATIE
(3) Ruđer Bošović Inst., Div. of experimental physics, Lab. for Measurements of Low-Level Radioactivity, Zagreb, CROATIE

Abstract

The aim of this study is to examine the effect of Pleistocene glaciations on the speleogenesis of Štirovača Ice Cave, based on analyses of surface and cave morphology and of cave sediments, since it is well known that caves, and particularly clastic sediments in caves, contain abundant information on speleogenesis and on the conditions of karstification. The AA. assume that Štirovača Ice Cave represents an important archive in regard to tha glacial history of the Velebit Mt.

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie / ISSN 0372-8854 / CODEN ZGMPAG

Editor : Gebruder Borntraeger, Stuttgart - ALLEMAGNE (1925)

Millesime : 2012, vol. 56, no4 [pp. 409-433]

Bibliographic references : 4 p.

Collation : 8 fig.

Language

Anglais

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 8829

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Go to electronic document thanks to its DOI : doi:10.1127/0372-8854/2012/0083

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