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Repository: National Lacustrine Core Repository
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Ship: KRK1
Cruise: Yellowstone
Hole: Yellowstone-YL92-1A
Device: core, piston
Lake: Yellowstone Lake
Latitude: 44.44209
Longitude: -110.39466
Water Depth(m): 82
Date: 19920918
PI: Kerry Kelts, Charlie Tiller, Sheri Fritz, Edward Theriot
Core length (cm): 690
Diameter (cm): 5
Storage: refrigerated
Province: lake, inland fresh water

Country: USA; State/Province: Wyoming; County/Region: Teton; Elevation (m): 2358; LacCoreID: Yellowstone-YL92-1A; FieldID: Y92-FD-2K; Date: 1992-09-18; Water Depth: 81.5m; Sediment Depth: 0-8.595m; Position: approximate (location/coordinates identified on a map); Sample Type: core
1 :    0 to 160 cm in core Unit: IX
Geologic Age: Holocene
Comments: Kullenberg site location: Teton County Wyoming, USA; approximate position (location/coordinates identified on a map)
Description: Banded variably mottled diatomaceous mud with a single moss-rich organic layer.
2 :    160 to 250 cm in core Unit: VIII
Geologic Age: Holocene
Comments: Kullenberg
Description: banded variably mottled intermittently weakly diatom-laminated diatomaceous mud
3 :    250 to 385 cm in core Unit: VI
Geologic Age: Holocene
Comments: Kullenberg
Description: mottled intermittently bandeddiatomaceous mud with a predominantly organic layer rich in moss.
4 :    385 to 550 cm in core Unit: Vb
Geologic Age: Holocene
Comments: Kullenberg
Description: interbedded diatom-laminated and mottled diatomaceous mud that is weakly laminated with a volcanic ash layer, a layer of gray clay rip up clasts in diatomaceous mud, and a fining upward sequence.
5 :    550 to 615 cm in core Unit: III
Geologic Age: Holocene
Comments: Kullenberg
Description: mottled diatomaceous mud containing sandy oxide-concretions, with a predominantly organic layer rich in moss containing sandy oxide concretions.
6 :    615 to 660 cm in core Unit: Va
Geologic Age: Holocene
Comments: Kullenberg
Description: interbedded diatom-laminated and mottled diatomaceous mud that is well laminated.
7 :    660 to 669 cm in core Unit: IVa
Geologic Age: Holocene
Comments: Kullenberg
Description: uniform welldiatom-laminated diatomaceous mud, with 12 laminae/cm.
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More Information and how to cite the IMLGS: doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8.


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