Zur Pollenanalyse von Lössen: Untersuchungen der Lößprofile von Oberfellabrunn und Stillfried (Niederösterreich)

Burkhard Frenzel
A method for pollenanalytical investigations of loesses is described. If several sources of error are duely taken into consideration, this method is successful in the reconstruction of the vegetation history of those phases of pleniglacial times, during which the thick loess layers were accumulated. The method can be employed in pollenanalytical investigations of weathered and unweathered loesses, with the exception of redeposited loesses. It can be shown that the famous sequence of fossil soils at...