A 7000 year record of paleohurricane activity from a coastal wetland in Belize

  title={A 7000 year record of paleohurricane activity from a coastal wetland in Belize},
  author={Terrence A. McCloskey and Kam‐biu Liu},
  journal={The Holocene},
  pages={278 - 291}
Sedimentary paleotempestological studies have documented that tropical cyclone activity levels in the North Atlantic have been characterized by significant fluctuations since at least the mid Holocene, with activity regimes typically lasting from several centuries to > 2000 years. These activity-level estimates are based on site-specific hurricane strike histories derived from proxy records of overwash events attributed to landfalling major hurricanes. Here we present a 7000 year composite… 

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