Vegetation changes in the Neotropical Gran Sabana (Venezuela) around the Younger Dryas chron

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The occurrence of the Younger Dryas cold reversal in northern South America midlands and lowlands remains controversial. We present a palaeoecological analysis of a Late Glacial lacustrine section from a midland lake (Lake Chonita, 4.6501 8N, 61.0157 8W, 884m elevation) located in the Venezuelan Gran Sabana, based on physical and biological proxies. The… (More)

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@inproceedings{Montoya2011VegetationCI, title={Vegetation changes in the Neotropical Gran Sabana (Venezuela) around the Younger Dryas chron}, author={E. C. Montoya and Valent{\'i} Rull and Nathan D. Stansell and Broxton W. Bird and Sandra Nogu{\'e} and Teresa Vegas-Vilarr{\'u}bia and Mark B. Abbott and Wilmer A. D{\'i}az}, year={2011} }