Miocene precipitation in Europe: Temporal trends and spatial gradients

  title={Miocene precipitation in Europe: Temporal trends and spatial gradients},
  author={Madelaine B{\"o}hme and Michael Winklhofer and August Ilg},
  journal={Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology},
article i nfo It is known from present-day climates that both temporal and spatial variations in precipitation can be more pronounced than those in temperature and thus influence ecosystems and human society in more substantial way. However, very little is known about such variations in the past. Here we present an analysis of 206 palaeoprecipitation data from two twelve million year long proxy records of precipitation for Southwest (Calatayud-Teruel basin) and Central Europe (Western and… 

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