Sub-Recent Manganese-Bearing Stromatolites Along Shorelines of the Dead Sea

  • Y. Druckman


Due to the recent shrinking of the Dead Sea, indurated manganese-rich stromatolites are exposed along the shorelines, thus providing an opportunity for a close look at a sub-Recent, indurated, stromatolitic crust formed in an extremely hypersaline environment and highly enriched with manganese.


Manganese Nodule Varved Sediment Aragonite Needle Varved Lake Sediment Fibrous Aragonite 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Y. Druckman
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  1. 1.Oil Research DivisionGeological Survey of IsraelJerusalemIsrael

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