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Strobel, Paul; Bliedtner, Marcel; Carr, Andrew S; Struck, Julian; Du Plessis, Nadia; Glaser, Bruno; Meadows, Michael E; Quick, Lynne J; Zech, Michael; Zech, Roland; Haberzettl, Torsten (2022): Grain size analyses of Late Quaternary sediments from the Vankervelsvlei peatland at the southern Cape coast of South Africa. PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.940141, In: Strobel, P et al. (2022): Late Quaternary investigation of sediments from Vankervelsvlei. PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.940148

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Keyword(s):
African Summer Monsoon; Compound-specific carbon isotopes; Compound-specific hydrogen isotopes; Compound-specific oxygen isotopes; coupled δ2Hn-alkane–δ18Osugar paleohygrometer; elemental geochemistry; Grain Size; hydrology; leaf-wax n-alkane; Paleoclimate; peat geochemistry; precipitation reconstruction; relative humidity; South Africa; sugars; Westerlies
Related to:
Strobel, Paul; Bliedtner, Marcel; Carr, Andrew S; Struck, Julian; Du Plessis, Nadia; Glaser, Bruno; Meadows, Michael E; Quick, Lynne J; Zech, Michael; Zech, Roland; Haberzettl, Torsten (2022): Reconstructing Late Quaternary precipitation and its source on the southern Cape coast of South Africa: A multi-proxy paleoenvironmental record from Vankervelsvlei. Quaternary Science Reviews, 284, 107467, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2022.107467
Strobel, Paul; Kasper, Thomas; Frenzel, Peter; Schittek, Karsten; Quick, Lynne J; Meadows, Michael E; Mäusbacher, Roland; Haberzettl, Torsten (2019): Late Quaternary palaeoenvironmental change in the year-round rainfall zone of South Africa derived from peat sediments from Vankervelsvlei. Quaternary Science Reviews, 218, 200-214, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2019.06.014
Funding:
German Science Foundation (DFG), grant/award no. 434918595: Late Quaternary climate and environmental reconstruction based on lake and peat sediments from South Africa
Coverage:
Latitude: -34.013000 * Longitude: 22.904000
Minimum DEPTH, sediment/rock: 11.18 m * Maximum DEPTH, sediment/rock: 13.96 m
Event(s):
Vankervelsvlei * Latitude: -34.013000 * Longitude: 22.904000 * Elevation: 152.0 m * Recovery: 15 m * Location: South Africa * Method/Device: Piston corer, UWITEC (PCUWI) * Comment: Samples were taken in 2016.
Parameter(s):
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethod/DeviceComment
1DEPTH, sediment/rockDepthmStrobel, PaulGeocode
2Calendar ageCal ageka BPStrobel, Paul
3Size fraction > 0.063 mm, sand>63 µm%Strobel, PaulLaser Diffraction Particle Size Analyzer (LS 13320, Beckman Coulter, California, USA); Statistical analyzes: Software Gradistat 4.2 (Blott and Pye, 2001)
4Size fraction 0.063-0.002 mm, silt, mud63-2 µm%Strobel, PaulLaser Diffraction Particle Size Analyzer (LS 13320, Beckman Coulter, California, USA); Statistical analyzes: Software Gradistat 4.2 (Blott and Pye, 2001)
5Size fraction < 0.002 mm, clay<2 µm%Strobel, PaulLaser Diffraction Particle Size Analyzer (LS 13320, Beckman Coulter, California, USA); Statistical analyzes: Software Gradistat 4.2 (Blott and Pye, 2001)
6Mode, grain sizeModeµmStrobel, PaulLaser Diffraction Particle Size Analyzer (LS 13320, Beckman Coulter, California, USA); Statistical analyzes: Software Gradistat 4.2 (Blott and Pye, 2001)Mode 1
7Grain size, meanGrain size meanµmStrobel, PaulLaser Diffraction Particle Size Analyzer (LS 13320, Beckman Coulter, California, USA); Statistical analyzes: Software Gradistat 4.2 (Blott and Pye, 2001)
8Median, grain sizeD50µmStrobel, PaulLaser Diffraction Particle Size Analyzer (LS 13320, Beckman Coulter, California, USA); Statistical analyzes: Software Gradistat 4.2 (Blott and Pye, 2001)
Status:
Curation Level: Enhanced curation (CurationLevelC)
Size:
364 data points

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