Abstract

The surface deposits of the Kerguelen islands in the south Indian Ocean comprise Quaternary and modern sediments found at elevations between sea level and 500 meters. They consist mainly of moraines, littoral marine deposits resulting from reworking of the moraines, torrential and fluvial alluvium, eolian deposits, andformations of organic origin (diatomaceous mud and peat).

This content is PDF only. Please click on the PDF icon to access.

First Page Preview

First page PDF preview
You do not currently have access to this article.