A middle Holocene steppe bison and paleoenvironments from the Versleuce Meadows, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada

  title={A middle Holocene steppe bison and paleoenvironments from the Versleuce Meadows, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada},
  author={Grant Zazula and Elizabeth Hall and Paul G. Hare and Christian D. Thomas and Rolf W. Mathewes and Catherine La Farge and Andr{\'e} L. Martel and Peter D. Heintzman and Beth Shapiro},
  journal={Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences},
© 2017 Canadian Science Publishing. All rights reserved. A partial skeleton of a bison was recovered during residential house construction in Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada. The specimen represents a young (estimated 6 year old) bison individual that died, was partially scavenged by carnivores, and subsequently buried by calcareous silt sediment in a pond or small lake during the middle Holocene, ~5400 years ago. Palaeoenvironmental data, including molluscs, pollen, vascular plant, and bryophyte… 
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