Modern Sedimentation Pattern in Lake Onego

  • Belkina N.A. 1
  • 1 Northern Water Problems Institute, Karelian Research Centre RAS, A. Nevsky av., 50, Petrozavodsk, 185030, Russia
Keywords: bottom sediments, sediment genesis, Lake Onego

Abstract

The spatiotemporal variations of sedimentation processes in Lake Onego were assessed. The quantitative and qualitative characteristics of the suspended matter settling to the bottom and their changes over early diagenesis were determined. The role of bottom sediments in the chemical balance of the lake is discussed.
Published
2020-08-27
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