DOI:​10.1016/j.yqres.2011.02.002
Corpus ID: 130282037
Associated terrestrial and marine fossils in the late-glacial Presumpscot Formation, southern Maine, USA, and the marine reservoir effect on radiocarbon ages
W. Thompson, Carol Griggs, +3 authors T. M. Kilian
Published 2011
Geology
Quaternary Research
Abstract Excavations in the late-glacial Presumpscot Formation at Portland, Maine, uncovered tree remains and other terrestrial organics associated with marine invertebrate shells in a landslide… Expand
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