Accession Number : AD0648561

Title :   QUATERNARY PERIOD IN THE SOVIET ARCTIC,

Corporate Author : NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Saks,V. N.

Report Date : 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 27

Abstract : Contents: A brief review of Quaternary deposits and Quaternary history in individual regions of the Soviet Arctic (Franz Josef Land, Novaya Zemlya and Vaygach, Pay-Khoy and Polar Ural, Northern part of the West Siberian lowland, Taymyrskiy poluostrov and adjacent islands); Seas of Soviet Arctic during the Quaternary period (Preglacial era, Period of maximum glaciation, The interglacial period, Period of Zyryan glaciation, Period of post-Zyryan glaciation).

Descriptors :   (*STRATIGRAPHY, *ARCTIC REGIONS), (*PALEONTOLOGY, ARCTIC REGIONS), SIBERIA, USSR, FRANZ JOSEF LAND, ARCTIC OCEAN ISLANDS, SEDIMENTARY ROCK, GLACIERS, DEPOSITS, OCEANS

Subject Categories : Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE