Holocene drift-sand activity in the Netherlands

  • Harm J. Pierik (Creator)
  • Rowin J. van Lanen (Contributor)
  • Marjolein T.I.J. Gouw-Bouman (Contributor)
  • Bert J. Groenewoudt (Contributor)
  • Jakob Wallinga (Contributor)
  • Wim Z. Hoek (Contributor)



This dataset contains a new national overview of the occurrence of drift sand activity in the Netherlands from ca. 5000 BC to AD 1700. The dataset has been compiled from overview studies, field studies and new data.
Date made available1 Jul 2018
PublisherUtrecht University
Date of data production27 Oct 2017
Geographical coverageNorth, Middle, East and South Netherlands

Research Output

Controls on late-Holocene drift-sand dynamics: The dominant role of human pressure in the Netherlands

Pierik, H. J., van Lanen, R. J., Gouw-Bouman, M. T. I. J., Groenewoudt, B. J., Wallinga, J. & Hoek, W. Z., 2018, In : Holocene. 28, 9, p. 1361-1381

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    Pierik, H. J. (Creator), van Lanen, R. J. (Contributor), Gouw-Bouman, M. T. I. J. (Contributor), Groenewoudt, B. J. (Contributor), Wallinga, J. (Contributor), Hoek, W. Z. (Contributor) (1 Jul 2018). Holocene drift-sand activity in the Netherlands. Utrecht University. 10.17026/dans-z2x-phq5