Das Grönenbacher Feld bei Kempten: Neue Befunde zur Typusregion des Mindelglazials und zur Paareiszeit im bayerischen Alpenvorland

Raimo Becker-Haumann
The Grönenbacher Feld (gravelplain of Grönenbach) is the type locality of the Mindel glaciation in the Illerglacier Foreland, Bavaria. Recent investigations reveal, that the Grönenbacher Feld is subdivided into two stratigraphic units and that there is need for a revise of the regional stratigraphy. The Grönenbacher Feld consists in two glaciofluvial meltwater terraces in different levels, which grade into moraines. These glacial series are seperated by a weathering horizon, which indicate an ice retreat and...