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Lakes in the Sahara

Abstract

Large bodies of water in the middle of the desert are not only a natural spectacle, they also contain extremely precise environmental archives. Sediments extracted from these lakes document climate evolution and provide information on dust storms, savannah fires and volcanic eruptions.
A journey to north-east Chad

By Stefan Kröpelin

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Kröpelin, S. (2009): Lakes in the Sahara. In: german research - Magazine of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft 2-2009: 4-9

Authors Stefan Kröpelin
Type article
Title Lakes in the Sahara
Citation Kröpelin, S. (2009): Lakes in the Sahara. In: german research - Magazine of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft 2-2009: 4-9
DOI 10.1002/germ.200990033
Journal german research - Magazine of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Year 2009
Volume 2
Pages 4-9
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