Radiocarbon dates of peatland initiation across the northern high latitudes

A compilation of basal dates of peatland initiation across the northern high latitudes, associated metadata including location, age, raw and calibrated radiocarbon ages, and associated references. Includes previously published datasets from sources below as well as 365 new data points.

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Dataset extent

Map data © OpenStreetMap contributors
Source https://doi.pangaea.de/10.1594/PANGAEA.864101
Version 1.0
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Authors
  • Author Name: Claire C Treat
Temporal coverage
  • Temporal coverage start: 1948-04-01T00:00:00  Temporal coverage end: 2010-08-15T00:00:00
Spatial coverage { "coordinates": [ [ [ -1.081403000000023, 32.711217 ], [ -1.081403000000023, 82.283 ], [ 4.0, 82.283 ], [ 4.0, 32.711217 ], [ -1.081403000000023, 32.711217 ] ] ], "type": "Polygon" }
Station research-station-samoylov-island
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Variable measured
  • Variable name: Laboratory code/label
Measurement Technique
    Date published 2016-08-26
    Date modified
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    Publisher
    • Publisher name: PANGAEA  Publisher URL: https://www.pangaea.de/
    Provider
    License https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/