The Late Weichselian to Holocene succession of the Niedersee (Rügen, Baltic Sea) – new results based on multi-proxy studies

Annette Kossler & Jaqueline Strahl
The locality of the Niedersee, situated directly on the south-eastern cliff line of the Jasmund Peninsula (Isle of Rügen, Baltic Sea), is a classical Late Glacial site. The small kettle hole depression of the Niedersee reveals an excellent archive for palaeoenvironmental and palaeoclimatic reconstructions. Here, a new research was performed which provides more detailed and precise knowledge of the local development during the Last Glacial-Interglacial Transition, because especially the Weichselian Late Glacial is completely preserved...