New PDF release: African palaeoenvironments and geomorphic landscape

By Jürgen Runge

ISBN-10: 0203845277

ISBN-13: 9780203845271

ISBN-10: 0415587891

ISBN-13: 9780415587891

This 30st jubilee quantity (2010) of "Palaeoecology of Africa" seems to be again and displays the "state of the paintings" of what's really identified on former African climates and ecosystems within the structure of assessment articles authored through experts within the box. New study articles on weather and atmosphere dynamics in addition to utilized issues on geomorphic dangers and destiny environmental developments in Africa are included.
This publication should be of curiosity to all eager about ecosystems dynamics, tropical forests, savannahs, deserts and similar improvement difficulties of 3rd global nations, specifically ecologists, botanists, earth scientists (e.g. Quaternary and up to date weather change), neighborhood planners. it is going to even be invaluable for complicated undergraduates and postgraduates as a reference for overview and review articles in addition to a resource of data for brand spanking new unique manuscripts and studies at the cutting-edge of long-term and Quaternary and Holocene panorama evolution esp. in subsaharan Africa. Palaeobotanists, Palynologists and Quaternarists will both locate this version invaluable for his or her work.

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Moeyersons, J. , 2008, Sediment yield variability in Northern Ethiopia: A quantitative analysis of its controlling factors, Catena, 75, 1, pp. 65–76. indb 23 10/5/2010 8:14:16 PM 24 Jan Moeyersons et al. , Deckers, J. , 2009, Desertification? Northern Ethiopia re-photographed after 140 years, Science of the total environment, STOTEN-11080. N. , 2008, Effects of region-wide soil and water conservation in semi-arid areas: the case of Northern Ethiopia. , 52, pp. 291–315. , 2006, Assessment of gully erosion rates through interviews and measurements: a case study from Northern Ethiopia.

Hydrology and Earth Systems Sciences, 11, pp. 1633–1644. , Sancho, C. , 2000, Climatic and tectonic significance of late Pleistocene and Holocene tufa deposits in the Mijares River canyon, eastern Iberian range, Northeast Spain. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 25, pp. 1403–1417. , 1989, Interglacial environments in presently hyperarid Sahara: Palaeoclimatic interpretations. ), pp. 637–661. , 1998, Ancient Ethiopia, Aksum: Its antecedents and Successors, (London, British Museum Press). C.

J. , 2008) that can be of greater use in palaeoenvironmental reconstructions (Tooth, 2009). In-channel and off-channel sedimentary sequences combined with stratigraphic mapping are used to reconstruct their palaeohydrology.

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