The Holocene development of some low and high arctic Greenland lakes
During the Holocene most West Greenland lakes passed from an early eutrophic stage, rich in both flora and fauna, through a mesotrophic to an oligotrophic stage with very low productivity. Temperature conditions were limiting factors only in the very beginning, whereas chemical factors alone were decisive later on.
KeywordsPaleolimnology Greenland Holocene Oligotrophication pollen analysis macrofossils arctic
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