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IMAGE 54281
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Janet Schaefer examines the Holocene tephra record at Makushin Volcano. This stream cut revealed about 8,000 years of history. We found peat, organic material that can help us date some of the younger ash fall layers, here prominent as stripes in the bank.

Date: August 9, 2013 3:45 PM
Volcano(es):Makushin
Photographer/Creator: Neal, C. A.
URL:http://www.avo.alaska.edu/images/image.php?id=54281

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