The ‘ Mediaeval Warm Period ’ drought recorded in Lake Huguangyan , tropical South China

@inproceedings{Chu2002TheM,
  title={The ‘ Mediaeval Warm Period ’ drought recorded in Lake Huguangyan , tropical South China},
  author={Guoqiang Chu and Jiaqi Liu and Qing Sun and Houyuan Lu and Zhaoyan Gu and Wenyuan Wang and Tungsheng Liu},
  year={2002}
}
The geochemistry of dated sediment cores from Lake Huguangyan (21o9¢N, 110o17¢E), tropical South China, reveals distinct stratigraphical patterns in total organic and inorganic carbon (TOC, TIC), biogenic silica (BS) and total nitrogen (TN) over the past 1400 years. In this hydrologically closed lake, TIC variations may re ect changes in the precipitation/evaporation ratio, which controls the evaporative enrichment of carbonate. TOC, BS and TN in the sediment are proxy indicators of lake… CONTINUE READING
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