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- Khater, C., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- TheHolocene 2008 v.18 no.7 pp. 1089-1099
- Amaranthaceae; Cedrus libani; Holocene epoch; Pleistocene epoch; Quercus; anthropogenic activities; climate change; forests; livestock; marshes; microfossils; pollen; quaternary deposits; rearing; steppes; stratigraphy; Lebanon; Mediterranean region
- ... A sediment core retrieved from Quaternary deposits from the Aammiq wetland (Bekaa Valley, Lebanon) provided a pollen record carrying valuable information which allowed reconstruction of past vegetation dynamics in relation to climate change and anthropogenic impacts. Core stratigraphy and microfossil data helped interpret the depositional settings of the sequence. Before c. 12.2 kyr cal. BP, an ex ...