Neotectonics , flooding patterns and landscape evolution in southern Amazonia

@inproceedings{Lombardo2014NeotectonicsF,
  title={Neotectonics , flooding patterns and landscape evolution in southern Amazonia},
  author={Umberto Lombardo},
  year={2014}
}
The paper examines the role of neotectonic activity in the evolution of the landscape in southern Amazonia during the Holocene. It uses both new and published data based on the analysis of remote sensing imagery and extensive field work in the Llanos de Moxos, Bolivian Amazon. The study of the region’s modern and palaeorivers, ria lakes, palaeosols and topography provides a strong case in favour of the thesis that the northern part of the Llanos de Moxos constitutes the southern margin of the… CONTINUE READING