Flandrian and Eemian Shore Levels in Finland and Adjacent Areas—a Discussion

Lars Forsström & Matti Eronen
A comparison is made of Flandrian and Eemian movements in the earth's crust mainly within Fennoscandia. The Flandrian phases of the Baltic and the movements associated with these are well known in broad outline. The predominant factor involved in postglacial shoreline displacement in the northern part of the Baltic area has been land uplift, which was very rapid immediately after the deglaciation, but had slowed down considerably in the early Holocene time. The centre of...