Solid Earth Sciences(S)
Session Sub CategoryGeology
Session IDS-GL38
TitleLower-Middle Pleistocene Boundary GSSP in the Kazusa Group
Short titleL-M Pleistocene Boundary GSSP
Main ConvenerNameMakoto Okada
AffiliationDepartment of Earth Sciences, Faculty of Science, Ibaraki University
Co-Convener 1NameYusuke Suganuma
AffiliationNational institute of Polar Research
Co-Convener 2NameOsamu Kazaoka
AffiliationResearch Institute of Environmental Geology, Chiba
ScopeProposals for the Lower-Middle Pleistocene Boundary GSSP, which is placed to be around the Matuyama-Brunhes boundary, shoud be submitted by the end of this May. Three candidates (Montalbano Jonic, Valde di Manche and the Chiba) have been proposed so far. The aim of this session is to facilitate GSSP ratification at the Chiba Section through discussion for stratigraphic, chronologic and sedimentological studies regarding with the Mid Kazusa Group.
Type of presentationOral and Poster presentation
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