Selected references


Bedrock of Finland – DigiKP. Digital map database [Electronic resource]. Espoo: Geological Survey of Finland [referred 01.01.2018]. Version 1.0.

Books and other compilations

Eilu, P. (Ed.), Mineral deposits and metallogeny of Fennoscandia. Geological Survey of Finland, Espoo, Special Paper 53. (Download as pdf)

Gaál, G., Gorbatschev, R. (Eds.), 1987. Precambrian geology and evolution of the central Baltic Shield. Special Issue. Precambrian Research 35.

Kukkonen, I.T. and Lahtinen, R. (Eds.), 2006. Finnish Reflection Experiment FIRE 2001–2005, Geological Survey of Finland, Special Paper 43. (Download as pdf)

Lehtinen, M., Nurmi, P. and Rämö, T. (Eds.), 2005. The Precambrian Bedrock of Finland – Key to the evolution of the Fennoscandian Shield. Elsevier Science B.V.

Maier, W., Lahtinen, R., O’Brien, H., 2015. Mineral Deposits of Finland. Elsevier.

Melezhik, V.A., Prave, A.R., Hanski, E.J., Fallick, A.E., Lepland, A., Kump, L.R., Strauss, H. (Eds.), 2012.  Reading the Archive of Earth’s Oxygenation. Volume 1: The Palaeoproterozoic of Fennoscandia as Context for the Fennoscandian Arctic Russia – Drilling Early Earth Project. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg.

Nironen, M. (Ed.) 2017: Bedrock of Finland at the scale 1:1 000 000 – Major stratigraphic units, metamorphism and tectonic evolution. Geological Survey of Finland, Special Paper 60, 41-76. 2017.

Nironen, M. (Ed.) 2017. Guide to the Geological Map of Finland – Bedrock 1:1 000 000. Geological Survey of Finland, Special Paper 60. (Download as pdf)

Research papers

Bogdanova, S., Gorbatschev, R., Skridlaite, G., Soesoo, A., Taran, L., Kurlovich, D., 2015. Trans-Baltic Palaeoproterozoic correlations towards the reconstruction of supercontinent Columbia/Nuna. Precambrian Research 259, 5–33.

Daly, J.S., Balagansky, V.V., Timmerman, M.J. and Whitehouse, M.J., 2006. The Lapland-Kola orogen: Palaeoproterozoic collision and accretion of the northern Fennoscandian lithosphere. In: Gee, D.G., Stephenson, R.A. (eds) European Lithosphere Dynamics. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 32, 561-578.

Gorbatschev, R., Bogdanova, S., 1993. Frontiers in the Baltic Shield, Precambrian Research 64, 3-21.

Korja, T., Engels, M., Zhamaletdinov, A.A., Kovtun, A.A., Palshin, N.A., Smirnov, M.Yu., Tokarev, D.A., Asming,V.E., Vanyan, L.L., Vardaniants, I.L. and the BEAR Working Group, 2002. Crustal conductivity in Fennoscandia—a compilation of a database on crustal conductance in the Fennoscandian Shield. Earth, Planets, Space, 54, 535–558.

Korja, A., Heikkinen, P. 2008. Seismic images of Paleoproterozoic microplate boundaries in Fennoscandian Shield. In: Condie, K., Pease, V. (eds) When did Plate Tectonics Begin on Planet Earth? Geological Society of America, Special Papers, 440, 229–248.

Korja, A., Lahtinen, R., Nironen, M. 2006. The Svecofennian orogen—a collage of microcontinents and island arcs. In: Gee, D. G., Stephenson, R. A. (eds) European Lithosphere Dynamics. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 32, 561–578.

Korsman, K., Korja, T., Pajunen, M., Virransalo, P., GGT/SVEKA Working Group, 1999. The GGT/SVEKA Transect: structure and evolution of the continental crust in the Paleoproterozoic Svecofennian orogen in Finland, International Geology Review 41, 287–333.

Lahtinen, R., Korja, A., Nironen, M. and Heikkinen, P., 2009. Palaeoproterozoic accretionary processes in Fennoscandia. In: Cawood, P.A. and Kröner, A. (Eds) Earth Accretionary Systems in Space and Time. The Geological Society, London, Spec. Publ. 318, 237–256.

Lahtinen, R., Johnston, S.T., Nironen, M., 2014. The Bothnian coupled oroclines of the Svecofennian Orogen: a Palaeoproterozoic terrane wreck. Terra Nova 26, 330–335.

Lahtinen, R., Sayab, M., Karell, F., 2015. Near-orthogonal deformation successions in the poly-deformed Paleoproterozoic Martimo belt: Implications for the tectonic evolution of Northern Fennoscandia. Precambrian Research 270, 22-38.

Lahtinen, R., Huhma, H., Sayab, M., Lauri, L.S., Hölttä, P., 2018. Age and structural constraints on the tectonic evolution of the Paleoproterozoic Central Lapland Granitoid Complex in the Fennoscandian Shield. Tectonophysics 745, 305-325.

Nironen, M., 1997. The Svecofennian Orogen: a tectonic model. Precambrian Research 86, 21–44.

Williams, I.S., Rutland, R.W.R., Kousa, J., 2008. A regional 1.92 Ga tectonothermal episode in Ostrobothnia, Finland: Implications for models of Svecofennian accretion. Precambrian Research 165, 15–36.