The age of the subfossil trunk horizon in deposits of the Warta River valley (central Poland) based on 14C dating
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Departament of Quaternary Studies, Institute of Earth Science, University of Łódź, Kopcińskiego 31, 90-142, Lodz, Poland
Faculty of Geology, Geophysics and Environmental Protection, AGH — University of Science and Technology, Mickiewicza 30, 30-059, Cracow, Poland
Online publication date: 2011-09-22
Publication date: 2011-12-01
Geochronometria 2011;38(4):334-340
The present study focuses on investigations carried out in the Late Vistulian succession of the Warta River deposits (central Poland) in which a horizon of subfossil trees was excavated. Prelim-inary conclusions on time record and past environmental conditions of a forest existence determined from radiocarbon dating, pollen analyses and geological evidence appear promising with view of tree-ring chronologies.
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