Development of soil properties in a riverine floodplain with time – results from a chronosequence study in the National Park Donau-Auen in Austria

Recently, we established a chronological framework for fluvial deposits along a soil sequence at the Danube River near Vienna, Austria, using optically stimulated luminescence (OSL) dating. We identified fluvial deposits from different time periods ranging from the early last millennium BC to the 18 th century AD. We bridged the gap from the 18 th century… CONTINUE READING