Articles | Volume 15, issue 1
Clim. Past, 15, 53–71, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-15-53-2019
Clim. Past, 15, 53–71, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-15-53-2019
Research article
11 Jan 2019
Research article | 11 Jan 2019

Pollen-based temperature and precipitation changes in the Ohrid Basin (western Balkans) between 160 and 70 ka

Gaia Sinopoli et al.

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Climate changes occur today as they occurred in the past. This study deals with climate changes reconstructed at Lake Ohrid (Albania and FYROM) between 160 000 and 70 000 years ago. Climate reconstruction, based on a high-resolution pollen study, provides quantitative estimates of past temperature and precipitation. Our data show an alternation of cold/dry and warm/wet periods. The last interglacial appears to be characterized by temperatures higher than nowadays.