Über Alter und Herkunftsgebiet von Auelehmen im Leinetal

Ludwig Hempel
A recently opened loam-wall in the Leine valley near Göttingen is described and used for determining date and origin of river-meadow loams. The result is the wellknown differentiation of the river-meadow loam into a younger and an older section. Both they are very young and have probably been deposited only since the beech-time. Areas of origin for the older river-meadow loam as well as for the younger are the neighbouring slopes. This can be proved...