Ice-rafted debris

Antoon Kuijpers, Paul Knutz, Matthias Moros

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Abstract

Ice-rafted debris (IRD) is a terrigenous material transported within a matrix of ice and deposited in marine or lake sediments when the ice matrix melts (US National Climatic Data Center).
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEncyclopedia of Marine Geosciences
EditorsJan Harff, Martin Meschede, Sven Petersen, Jörn Thiede
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2016

Publication series

NameEncyclopedia of Earth Sciences Series
PublisherSpringer
ISSN (Print)1388-4360
ISSN (Electronic)1871-756X

Programme Area

  • Programme Area 5: Nature and Climate

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