Climate and hydrology over the past 10 000 years – a story told by peat, pollen and tree rings

CLIMPEAT is a Lithuanian-Swiss cooperative project that aims to explore the interconnections and interdependencies of peatland ecosystems with climate, anthropogenic activity and sequestered carbon. To access detailed information about peatland ecosystems over thousands of years, annual growth rings of trees buried in peat have been analyzed. These trees can be extremely well-preserved and are sometimes more than 8000 years old…

Link to Peatlands International

Link to our publication in Peatlands International (4/2015)

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