Late-Holocene record of lagoon evolution, climate change, and hurricane activity from southeastern Cuba

  title={Late-Holocene record of lagoon evolution, climate change, and hurricane activity from southeastern Cuba},
  author={Matthew C. Peros and Braden Ross Buchanan Gregory and Felipe Matos and Eduard G. Reinhardt and Joseph R. Desloges},
  journal={The Holocene},
  pages={1483 - 1497}
A sediment core from a lagoon in southeastern Cuba was the focus of a multi-proxy paleoenvironmental study to investigate lagoon response to sea-level change and climate change and also to infer changes in the frequency of past hurricane strikes. The proxy data examined included benthic foraminifera, fossil pollen, particle size analysis, and macrocharcoal influx values. The core was dated using 137Cs and accelerator mass spectrometry (AMS) radiocarbon methods. The results show that lagoon… 

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