(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1997)

Document title

Calculating Quaternary glacial erosion rates in northeast Scotland

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

GLASSER N.F. (1) ; HALL A.M. ;
(1) School of Biological and Earth Sciences, John Moores Univ., Liverpool, ROYAUME-UNI


Northeast Scotland is an area exhibiting selective erosion by Quaternary ice sheets. In this area both glacial and preglacial landforms exist in close proximity. The depths of erosion which this modification represents are calculated on the assumption of various depths of preglacial weathering. The aim of this paper is therefore to calculate the depth and rate of Quaternary erosion across northeast Scotland using geomorphological reconstruction


Article of periodic

published at : Geomorphology / ISSN 0169-555X

Editor : Elsevier, Amsterdam - PAYS-BAS (1987)

Millesime : 1997, vol. 20, no1-2 [pp. 29-48]

Bibliographic references : 64 ref.

Collation : Illustration ;



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