The Holocene And Anthropocene Environmental History Of Mexico: A Paleoecological Approach On Mesoamerica

The Holocene And Anthropocene Environmental History Of Mexico: A Paleoecological Approach On Mesoamerica
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This book provides essential information on Mexicos Holocene and Anthropocene climate and vegetation history. Considering the geography of Mexico which is home to a variety of climatic and environmental conditions, from desert and tropical to high mountain climates this book focuses on its postglacial paleoecology and paleoclimatology. Further, it analyses human intervention since the middle Holocene as a major agent of environmental change. Offering a valuable tool for understanding past climate change and its relationship with present climate change, the book is a must-read for botanists, ecologists, palaeontologists and graduate students in related fields.