A Giant Sediment Trap in the Florida Keys

Key Largo Sinkhole Sedimentation Rate

Sedimentation Rate Plot
Graph of 14C data showing sedimentation rate. Note similar dates, within range of error, at 4.1 ka and 4.8 ka, suggesting pulses of rapid sedimetation.

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U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
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Updated: 21 April, 1998@03:19:58 PM (THF)