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Frank Oldfield and his contributions to environmental change research

Battarbee, R.W., Birks, H.J.B., Barber, K., Thompson, R., Dearing, J.A. and Matthews, J. (2008) Frank Oldfield and his contributions to environmental change research The Holocene, 18, (1), pp. 3-17.

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Frank Oldfield's immense contribution to palaeoenvironmental science is summarized in relation to: pollen analysis, vegetation history and peat stratigraphy; palaeolimnology and 210Pb dating; environmental magnetism, catchment—lake relationships and soil erosional history; multiproxy approaches; PAGES; and editing The Holocene. The tribute includes an introduction to the 14 other papers in this Special Issue, which were inspired in diverse ways by this remarkable scientist.

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Published date: 2008
Keywords: palaeoecology, environmental magnetism, palaeolimnology, pollen analysis, peatlands, radiometric dating, soil erosion, catchment history, multiproxy approaches, PAGES, The Holocene.


Local EPrints ID: 55727
ISSN: 0959-6836
PURE UUID: 3ec001e7-13e3-4fc3-aced-aff8662185d3
ORCID for J.A. Dearing: ORCID iD

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Date deposited: 05 Aug 2008
Last modified: 30 Sep 2017 18:17

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Author: R.W. Battarbee
Author: H.J.B. Birks
Author: K. Barber
Author: R. Thompson
Author: J.A. Dearing ORCID iD
Author: J. Matthews

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