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Volume 11, issue 6
Clim. Past, 11, 835–853, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-11-835-2015
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Special issue: Millennial-scale variability in the American tropics and...

Clim. Past, 11, 835–853, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-11-835-2015
© Author(s) 2015. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 08 Jun 2015

Research article | 08 Jun 2015

Effects of past climate variability on fire and vegetation in the cerrãdo savanna of the Huanchaca Mesetta, NE Bolivia

S. Y. Maezumi et al.

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A 14,500-year, high-resolution, sedimentary record from Huanchaca Mesetta, a palm swamp located in the cerrãdo savanna in northeastern Bolivia, was analyzed for phytoliths, stable isotopes and charcoal. A non-analogue, cold-adapted vegetation community dominated the Late Glacial-Early Holocene period (14.5-9ka), which included trees and C3 Pooideae and C4 Panicoideae grasses. The Late Glacial vegetation was fire sensitive and fire activity during this period was low, likely responding to fuel av
A 14,500-year, high-resolution, sedimentary record from Huanchaca Mesetta, a palm swamp located...
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