Zur Deutung und Bedeutung von Paläoböden im (süddeutschen) Löß

Klaus Eberhard Bleich
Prerequisite for the estimation of age and paleoecological interpretation of paleosols in loess is the cognizance of relief and landscape position. Examples from Southern Germany show that already by this properties (like hydromorphy or a change of soil depth and humus contents) can be explained that, in ignoring the situation, were used as criteria for character and length of climatic influences. For the comparison of loess/pa-leosol sequences, the quantitative determination of intensity and extent of...