(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1997)

Document title

Quaternary deposits in the Maltese Islands : a microcosm of environmental change in Mediterranean lands

published at : Malta : at the crossroads of the Mediterranean

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

HUNT C.O. (1) ;
(1) Dep. Geographical and Environmental Sciences, Univ. Huddersfield, Queensgate, ROYAUME-UNI


In this paper, examples of typical Mediterranean Quaternary lithofacies, including tufa and slope, fluvial, coastal, aeolian and cave deposits are described from the Maltese Islands.The deposits are correlated and their climatic signal is interpreted to provide a first modern assessment of Quaternary environmental change in the Maltese Islands


Thematical fascicle

published at : GeoJournal / ISSN 0343-2521 / CODEN GEOJDQ

Editor : Springer, Heidelberg - ALLEMAGNE (1977)

Millesime : 1997, vol. 41, no 2 [pp. 101-109]

Bibliographic references : 29 ref.



INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 17887

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