Jump to Main Content
- Ballantyne, Colin K., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- TheHolocene 2007 v.17 no.3 pp. 349-360
- air pollution; eolian sands; grazing; highlands; plateaus; sand; sheep; vegetation; wind stress; Scotland
- ... Holocene aeolian sand sheets at the margins of high-level deflation surfaces in the Scottish Highlands commonly comprise two units: a lower weathered unit representing slow accumulation throughout much or all of the Holocene, and an upper unit of structureless sand that is inferred to represent recent erosion of aeolian deposits and aeolisols from adjacent plateaux. OSL dating of samples from abov ...