Zur weichselzeitlichen Entwicklungsgeschichte der unteren Saar (Rheinisches Schiefergebirge)

Manfred J. Müller, Dietmar Schröder, Brigitte Urban & Ludwig Zöller
Because of the construction of the Saar Canal an opening of nearly 2 km length resulted along the cut-off meander of Ayl-Wawern-Biebelhausen. This opening permitted new perceptions with regard to the evolutional history of the River Saar from the last glacial period until today. At two favourable locations sands of more than 12 m thickness have been preserved. Due to the absence of any volcanic heavy minerals from the Eifel and due to a very...