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BLYTT-SERNANDER TIMESCALE

  • By: Brigitta Ammann & Ralph M. Fyfe
  • In: Encyclopedia of Environmental Change
  • Edited by: John A. Matthews
  • Subject:Environmental Sciences (general), Environmental Technology, Policy & Management

The Norwegian A.G. Blytt and the Swede R. Sernander recognised a sequence of holocene environmental change in southern Scandinavia based on peat stratigraphy (see Table). Changes in peat humification were used ...

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