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The Lake Nipissing Transgression in the Saginaw Bay region, MI

Part of the Weber I Site, MI (20SA581) project

Author(s): G. William Monaghan ; William A. Lovis ; Leslie Fay

Year: 1986

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The paper addressing Quaternary levels of the Great Lakes, specifically the Lake Nipissing maximum through consideration of radiocarbon dates, sediment analysis, and geomorphology for the Weber I site. The data supports an estimated date of 4600-4800 BP for the Lake Nipissing maximu.

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The Lake Nipissing Transgression in the Saginaw Bay region, MI. G. William Monaghan, William A. Lovis, Leslie Fay. Canadian Journal of Earth Science. 23: 1851-1854. 1986 ( tDAR id: 399348) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8XP768J


Temporal Coverage

Calendar Date: -3000 to -2900

Calendar Date: -6200 to -4900

Spatial Coverage

min long: -83.771; min lat: 43.306 ; max long: -83.744; max lat: 43.354 ;

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Contact(s): Beverley Smith

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Can.J.EarthScience.1986.pdf 380.51kb Sep 27, 2015 9:58:56 AM Public
Arizona State University The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation National Science Foundation National Endowment for the Humanities Society for American Archaeology Archaeological Institute of America