Vorelsterzeitliche Karsttaschen mit Terra-fusca-Füllung in der Kreide von Meerdorf im Landkreis Braunschweig

Near Meerdorf in the district of Braunschweig there are a kind of kettle- or funnel-shaped hollows or pockets at the surface of the marly chalk beds of Belemnitella mucronata. These pockets are of a depth of up to 3 metres and are filled with a brown clay and with glacial sands. Pockets that are to be found at slightly inclined slopes are deformed in their upper part in down-slope direction and are drawn out like...