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- Ballantyne, Colin K., et al. Show all 2 Author
- TheHolocene 2009 v.19 no.3 pp. 477-486
- climate; glaciation; highlands; models; mountains; organic soils; radiocarbon dating; ravines; rockfalls; sandstone; sediments; stratigraphy; talus; Scotland
- ... Twelve gully-wall sections excavated in the upper rectilinear slope of three talus accumulations in NW Scotland reveal a common stratigraphy, similar to that previously described elsewhere in upland Britain: a lower unit of in situ rockfall debris and an upper unit of debris-flow and/or slopewash deposits, often overlying or intercalated with buried organic soils. The upper unit indicates downslop ...