Kriterien zu Meeresspiegel— und darauf bezogenen Grundwasserabsenkungen

Karl-Ernst Behre & Hansjörg Streif
The terms usually used for describing sea level changes are defined and the problems are outlined which arise in reconstruction of former sea levels. The sea level indicators which can be used in the coastal zone of the southern North Sea — peats, soil formations, horizons of peat decomposition, sedimentary structures and human settlements — are the main object of the study. The sea level indicators are discussed in terms of their significance and the...