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- Lu, Yin; Fang, Xiaomin; Appel, Erwin; Wang, Jiuyi; Herb, Christian; Han, Wenxia; Wu, Fuli; Song, Chunhui
- Sedimentary geology 2015 v.319 pp. 40-51
- sand, etc ; basins; case studies; clay; climate; climate change; drilling; drying; lakes; models; shrinkage; silt; tectonics; China; Show all 14 Subjects
- ... How sediment grain size corresponds to both climate change and tectonics is increasingly the focus of debate. The shrinkage and migration of the huge paleo-lake in the western Qaidam Basin (WQB), NE Tibetan Plateau (TP) provide an excellent case study. We present a nearly 6Ma well-dated high-resolution grain size record from the 723-m-deep drill core SG-1b (located in the Jianshan Anticline in the ...