Sedimentation rates measured by the lead-210 method on a Lake Taupo core
By: McCabe, W.J.
Contributor(s): Ditchburn, R.G | DSIR, Institute of Nuclear Sciences. Lower Hutt.Material type: BookSeries: INS-R: 183Publisher: Lower Hutt : DSIR, Institute of Nuclear Sciences, 1976 AprDescription: 5 p.Report number: INS-Contrib--782; INS-R--183Subject(s): LAKE TAUPO | NZMS260T18 | RATES | LAKE SEDIMENTS | SEDIMENTATION | PB-210 | LEAD ISOTOPES | RADIOACTIVE AGE DETERMINATION | PRECIPITATION | RN=14255-04-0 | NZMS262 04Online resources: Click here to access online
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2 refs; 2 figs; 1 table; Prepared for: D.J. Rawlence, Department of Extension Studies, Canterbury University, Christchurch
At the position sampled the overall sedimentation rate was measured as 0.26 +- 0.03 kg/m2/yr. The results, however, could be interpreted as showing a change in sedimentation rate in the mid-1940s from 0.18 +- 0.02 kg/m2/yr to 0.30 +- 0.03 kg/m2/yr