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Harold Borns

Professor Emeritus

Ph.D., Boston UniversityHarold Borns
Phone: 207-581-2196
Fax: 207-581-2202

School of Earth and Climate Sciences
5790 Bryand Global Sciences Center
Room 224
University of Maine
Orono, Maine 04469-5790
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My research interests are in the fields of glacial and Quaternary geology with applications to determining paleoclimate history in various parts of the world, glacial-marine sedimentation, sea-level changes and the ice-margin environments of Paleoindians.

Recent and ongoing projects focus on definition of a late Pleistocene ice cap on the continental shelf off western Ireland, changing surface levels of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet since the Last Glacial Maximum, definition of Younger Dryas-age environments in northern New England, deglacial history of the Northeast and the environments of Paleoindian sites in northern Maine.

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