Evidence for massive discharges of icebergs into the North Atlantic ocean during the last glacial period

Author(s): Bond, Gerard C.; Heinrich, Hartmut; Broecker, Wallace S.; Labeyrie, Laurent D.; McManus, Jerry; Andrews, John; Huon, Sylvain; Jantschik, Ruediger; Clasen, Silke; Simet, Christine; Tedesco, Kathy; Klas, Mieczyslawa; Bonani, Georges; Ivy, Susan
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Lamont-Doherty Geological Observatory, Palisades, NY, United States
Bundesamt für Seeschiffahrt und Hydrographie, Federal Republic of Germany
CNRS-CEA, France
University of Colorado, United States
Département de Minéralogie, Geneva, Switzerland
Institut de Géologie, Neuchatel, Switzerland
Institut für Geologie und Paläontologie, Gottingen, Federal Republic of Germany
Institut für Geologie und Paläontologie, Tubingen, Federal Republic of Germany
ETH Honggerberg, Switzerland
Volume Title: Nature (London)
Source: Nature (London), 360(6401), p.245-249. Publisher: Macmillan Journals, London, United Kingdom. ISSN: 0028-0836 CODEN: NATUAS
Note: In English. 29 refs.; illus. incl. 3 tables, sketch map
Year of Publication: 1992
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
Key Words: 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; 24 Surficial Geology, Quaternary Geology; Absolute age; Atlantic Ocean; C-14; Carbon; Cenozoic; Cooling; Cores; DSDP Site 609; Dates; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Environmental analysis; Foraminifera; Glacial geology; Glacial sedimentation; Glaciation; Glaciomarine sedimentation; Ice movement; Ice rafting; Ice sheets; Invertebrata; Isotopes; Leg 94; Marine sedimentation; Marine sediments; Microfossils; North Atlantic; O-18/O-16; Oxygen; Paleoclimatology; Paleotemperature; Pleistocene; Protista; Quaternary; Radioactive isotopes; Sedimentation; Sediments; Stable isotopes; Stratigraphy; Transport; Upper Pleistocene
Coordinates: N495240 N495241 W0241417 W0241418
Record ID: 1992063021
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