Natural rain forest fires in Eastern Borneo during the Pleistocene and Holocene

Abstract

Lowland tropical rain forests have been generally regarded as ecosystems in which disturbance by natural fires was excluded due to fuel characteristics and moist climatic conditions [1]. However, recent findings demonstrate that climatic conditions during the past six millennia have favored the occurrence and spread of fires in the Amazon rain forest [2… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00374124

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