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Pretty Lake pollen dataset - Neotoma Dataset 3563

Neotoma Dataset 3563

Pretty Lake pollen dataset

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Constituent Database: North American Pollen Database

Dataset Type: pollen

Latitude: 41.583056

Longitude: -85.25

Age Range: 0 – 13940

Description: Kettle lake. Physiography: broad (Dekalb)lowland of moderate relief. Surrounding vegetation: cultivation/Quercus/Carya/Acer/Populus.

Affiliated Researchers

Name Affiliation Contribution
Grimm, Eric Christopher University of Minnesota, Department of Earth Sciences, 310 Pillsbury Drive SE, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455-0231, USA DataCurator
Hay, Ruth J. NA Researcher
Jones, Alice Simms NA DataCollector
Jones, Alice Simms NA ProjectLeader
Jones, Alice Simms NA Researcher
Ogden, James Gordon, III Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS B3H 4J1, Canada Researcher
Porter, Stephen C. Species at Risk/Habitat Support Section, Fish & Wildlife Branch - MoE, 3211 Albert St, Regina, Saskatchewan S4S 5W6, Canada Researcher
Sprague and Henwood, Inc. NA DataCollector


publicationid citation
92 Williams, A.S. 1974. Late-glacial—postglacial vegetational history of the Pretty Lake region, northeastern Indiana. U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 686-B. U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington DC, USA.
135 Ogden, J.G., III. 1969. Correlation of contemporary and Late Pleistocene pollen records in the reconstruction of postglacial environments in northeastern North America. Mitteilungen Internationale Vereinigung für Theoretische und Angewandte Limnologie 17:64-77.
559 Ogden, J.G., III, and R.J. Hay. 1969. Ohio Wesleyan natural radiocarbon measurments IV. Radiocarbon 11:137-149.
560 Williams, A.S. 1971. Late-glacial—postglacial vegetational history of the Pretty Lake region, northeastern Indiana, USA. Doctoral dissertation. Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, USA.

Data Citation


Jones, Alice Simms. 2013. Pretty Lake pollen dataset. In, North American Pollen Database. Neotoma Paleoecological Database. URL:


  author={Jones, Alice Simms},
  title={Pretty Lake pollen dataset},
  booktitle={North American Pollen Database},
  publisher={Neotoma Paleoecological Database},

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