Vegetations- und sedimentationsgeschichtliche Untersuchungen am Grand Étang bei Gérardmer (Vogesen)

D. Teunissen & J. M. C. P. Schoonen
The Grand Étang is a cirque-like basin in the southern part of the Central Vosges not far from the town of Gérardmer. The basin contains a 15 m thick filling of Late-Glacial and Holocene sediments (varved clays, and peat). These sediments have been investigated palynologically. An insight was obtained in the history of the vegetation and the sedimentation in and around the Grand Étang during the last 14.000 years. The lines of development, which could...