Indonesian Through fl ow drove Australian climate from humid Pliocene to arid Pleistocene

@inproceedings{Kominz2017IndonesianTF,
  title={Indonesian Through fl ow drove Australian climate from humid Pliocene to arid Pleistocene},
  author={Michelle A. Kominz and H V Mcgregor and B. F. Petrick and Haruka Takayanagi and Elena Levin and Chelsea Korpanty and Donald C Potts and Soma Baranwal and Dhiogo C. R. Franco and M. Gurnis and Corinne Haller and Yingxia He and Tobias Himmler and Hokuto Iwatani and R. S. Jatiningrum and Eun Young Lee and A. Rastigar and Wenfu Zhang},
  year={2017}
}
Late Miocene to mid-Pleistocene sedimentary proxy records reveal that northwest Australia underwent an abrupt transition from dry to humid climate conditions at 5.5 million years (Ma), likely receiving year-round rainfall, but after ~3.3 Ma, climate shifted toward an increasingly seasonal precipitation regime. The progressive constriction of the Indonesian… CONTINUE READING