(1999) for whom 'the global distribution of glacial deposits
of Neoproterozoic age suggests that the ice sheet of the time developed even to the equatorial area'.
It can be expected that the glacial deposits
in Poland should provide aggregates for a very long time; for example glacier deposits in North Ireland (much smaller than those in Poland) were calculated to have a lifespan conservation potential up to about 300 years (Knight et al.
For example, paleosols formed in glacial deposits
, such as the Sangamon paleosol in the United States and Canada (Hall 2000) and the Eemian soil in Europe (Stremme 1998), bave been important in identifying ancient surfaces and interpreting interglacial climates.
Various glacial deposits
exhibit a range of properties related to their potential use and limitations for geotechnical aspects.
Harland accumulated enough data from the scientific literature to show that in the Neoproterozoic tillites, the mineral grains susceptible to magnetism had assumed a nearly horizontal orientation when the glacial deposits
were formed, a clear sign that the tillites originated near the equator.
These sedimentary environments include alluvial fans, meandering river deposits, lake deposits, eolian (desert) deposits, deltaic deposits, lagoon deposits, glacial deposits
, peritidal deposits, clastic shelf deposits, continental rise deposits, and pelagic sediments of the deep sea.
A big freeze caused glacial deposits
found in the tropics, according to a computer model that simulated the planet's past climate.
have also been interpreted in the west part of the Chirikov Basin by Hess (1985).
This project site; measuring 650 ft wide and 80 ft high, is composed of glacial deposits
overlying granitic bedrock.
They were up there at the top of the list of things to forget the instant you left school, along with how to make sodium nitrosulphate (or whatever) and the term for glacial deposits
at the bottom of a scree (or whatever).
My soil is glacial deposited
silt in a boreal forest area with a very low organic content.
In common with Skellefte, much of the bedrock geology in Norrbotten is covered by glacial deposits
, reducing the opportunity for direct examination of bedrock outcrops.
provide the sand for the dune building that continues now.
Because of the complete removal of earlier glacial deposits
through erosion and subsequent glacial advances, or burial by younger deposits, the limit of glaciation during the time of the impoundment of Lake Tight cannot be accurately delineated.
This was done through a spatial study of the Asylum Lake property composed of two data runs with station spacing of 100-25 meters to help determine bed rock depths and thickness of the overlying glacial deposits
. There was also a temporal study of fixed points over a day, week, month, and seasonal time scale to help isolate and statically analyze factors like weather, time of day, lake action, and pressure systems present.