Paleoclimatic reconstruction based upon a sediment core from the Kalya region , Lake Tanganyika , East Africa . Students :

  • Victoria Bosworth, Anna Felton, +1 author Jim Russell
  • Published 2005
Lacustrine sediments from piston cores are used to reconstruct past climate variability (Talbot and Allen, 1996). For the present study, a sediment core was analyzed from Lake Tanganyika, located in western Tanzania, East Africa (Figure 1). East Africa is an important place to study paleoclimatology due to its equatorial position, its relationship with the… (More)