Articles | Volume 5, issue 3
22 Jul 2009
 | 22 Jul 2009

Putting the rise of the Inca Empire within a climatic and land management context

A. J. Chepstow-Lusty, M. R. Frogley, B. S. Bauer, M. J. Leng, K. P. Boessenkool, C. Carcaillet, A. A. Ali, and A. Gioda

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Subject: Vegetation Dynamics | Archive: Terrestrial Archives | Timescale: Holocene
Palynological evidence reveals an arid early Holocene for the northeast Tibetan Plateau
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Holocene wildfire regimes in western Siberia: interaction between peatland moisture conditions and the composition of plant functional types
Angelica Feurdean, Andrei-Cosmin Diaconu, Mirjam Pfeiffer, Mariusz Gałka, Simon M. Hutchinson, Geanina Butiseaca, Natalia Gorina, Spassimir Tonkov, Aidin Niamir, Ioan Tantau, Hui Zhang, and Sergey Kirpotin
Clim. Past, 18, 1255–1274,,, 2022
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2400 years of climate and human-induced environmental change recorded in sediments of Lake Młynek in northern Poland
Fabian Welc, Jerzy Nitychoruk, Leszek Marks, Krzysztof Bińka, Anna Rogóż-Matyszczak, Milena Obremska, and Abdelfattah Zalat
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Climate impacts on vegetation and fire dynamics since the last deglaciation at Moossee (Switzerland)
Fabian Rey, Erika Gobet, Christoph Schwörer, Albert Hafner, Sönke Szidat, and Willy Tinner
Clim. Past, 16, 1347–1367,,, 2020
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The 4.2 ka event in the vegetation record of the central Mediterranean
Federico Di Rita and Donatella Magri
Clim. Past, 15, 237–251,,, 2019

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