Lake or floodplain? Mid-Holocene settlement patterns and the landscape dynamic of the Ižica floodplain (Ljubljana Marshes, Slovenia)

  title={Lake or floodplain? Mid-Holocene settlement patterns and the landscape dynamic of the I{\vz}ica floodplain (Ljubljana Marshes, Slovenia)},
  author={Mihael Budja and Dimitrij Mlekuz Vrhovnik},
  journal={The Holocene},
  pages={1269 - 1275}
The Ljubljana Marshes (Ljubljana Moor) is a large wetland in the southern part of the Ljubljana basin in the central part of Slovenia, with well-preserved archaeological evidence of settlements. The data have traditionally been interpreted as the remnants of the prehistoric pile dwelling settlements located in a shallow lake. In this paper, we present new data that challenge these interpretations. An aerial LiDAR survey of the Ižica floodplain on the Ljubljana Marshes has revealed a complex… 

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