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Canaan Valley pollen surface sample dataset - Neotoma Dataset 1168

Neotoma Dataset 1168

Canaan Valley pollen surface sample dataset

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Constituent Database: North American Pollen Database

Dataset Type: pollen surface sample

Latitude: 39.1

Longitude: -79.6

Age Range: No relevant chronology.

Description: Marshy area. Physiography: valley between Canaan and Cabin Mtns. Surrounding vegetation: abundant sedges and Spruce.

Affiliated Researchers

Name Affiliation Contribution
Davis, Margaret B. Department of Ecology, Evolution and Behavior, University of Minnesota, 1987 Upper Buford Circle, St. Paul, MN 55108, USA Researcher
Grimm, Eric Christopher University of Minnesota, Department of Earth Sciences, 310 Pillsbury Drive SE, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455-0231, USA DataCurator
Maxwell, J. A. NA DataCollector
Maxwell, J. A. NA ProjectLeader
Maxwell, J. A. NA Researcher


publicationid citation
107 Maxwell, J.A., and M.B. Davis. 1972. Pollen evidence of Pleistocene and Holocene vegetation on the Allegheny Plateau, Maryland. Quaternary Research 2:506-530.

Data Citation


Maxwell, J. A.. 2013. Canaan Valley pollen surface sample dataset. In, North American Pollen Database. Neotoma Paleoecological Database. URL:


  author={Maxwell, J. A.},
  title={Canaan Valley pollen surface sample dataset},
  booktitle={North American Pollen Database},
  publisher={Neotoma Paleoecological Database},

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