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P. were found by Fromm (1965) on the Swedish coast of the Bothnian Bay, showing that the deglaciation must have taken place somewhat earlier. The view of an earlier deglaciation is in agreement with the ideas presented by Hyyppa (1966). 58 Evolution of the Baltic Sea General aspects The evolution of the Baltic Sea after the retreat of the last continental ice sheet (Weichselian glaciation) has been governed by several factors. The climatic change causing the melting of the ice had a two-fold effect.
The oldest sediments were deposited in this basin during the Late Triassic (Rhaetian). The sediments are mainly continental, arenaceous and 51 Fig. 25. Distribution of Mesozoic sedimentary rocks and major fault lines in the Hano Bay, southwestern Baltic Proper, according to Kumpas (1978, and unpublished data). argillaceous, but marine activity is also discernible, contrary to the Rhaetian sedimentation of Scania. The total thickness of the deposits in the Hano Bay amounts to 50 m. The Triassic within the Platform area of the southeastern Baltic Proper is also rather limited in thickness (100 m).
Were found by Fromm (1965) on the Swedish coast of the Bothnian Bay, showing that the deglaciation must have taken place somewhat earlier. The view of an earlier deglaciation is in agreement with the ideas presented by Hyyppa (1966). 58 Evolution of the Baltic Sea General aspects The evolution of the Baltic Sea after the retreat of the last continental ice sheet (Weichselian glaciation) has been governed by several factors. The climatic change causing the melting of the ice had a two-fold effect.