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Posters CL2.3

CL2.3

Late Quaternary palaeoenvironments of African drylands
Co-Convener: James Collins 
Orals
 / Wed, 30 Apr, 15:30–17:00
Posters
 / Attendance Wed, 30 Apr, 17:30–19:00
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD18.1  / Thu, 01 Jan, 01:00–09:15  

Attendance Time: Wednesday, 30 April 2014, 17:30–19:00
Chairperson: James Collins and Nick Drake
N Africa

Yellow Posters
Z241
EGU2014-1298
The Palaeoclimate of Wadi Shati, Libyan Sahara: the last 130 ka
Nick A. Drake, Rachel E. Lem, Simon J. Armitage, Kevin H. White, Ahmed El-Hawat, Mustafa J. Salem, Mark Hounslow, and Jan Franke

Yellow Posters
Z242
EGU2014-3794
Drivers of actual evapotranspiration and runoff in East Africa during the mid-Holocene: assessments from an ecosystem model
Istem Fer, Florian Jeltsch, Britta Tietjen, and Martin Trauth

Yellow Posters
Z243
EGU2014-7326
Magnetic characteristics of aeolian and fluvial sediments and onset of dust accumulation at Lake Yoa (northern Chad) during the Holocene
Janna Just, Stefan Kröpelin, Jens Karls, Janet Rethemeyer, and Martin Melles

Southern Africa

Yellow Posters
Z244
EGU2014-7455
Central southern Africa at the time of the African Humid Period: A new analysis of Holocene palaeoenvironmental and palaeoclimate data.
Sallie Burrough and David Thomas

Yellow Posters
Z245
EGU2014-7414
Late Holocene landscape dynamics and ecosystem stability in the Upper Zambezi Valley
Sallie Burrough, David Thomas, Kathy Willis, and Emuobosa Orijemie

Yellow Posters
Z246
EGU2014-14596
Precessional and glacial-interglacial hydroclimate changes in southwestern Africa over the past 140ka: insights from the hydrogen and carbon isotopic composition of sedimentary plant leaf waxes
James Collins, Enno Schefuß, Aline Govin, Stefan Mulitza, and Ralf Tiedemann

Yellow Posters
Z247
EGU2014-1955
Did the 8.2 ka event affect southern Africa?
Paul Shaw

Yellow Posters
Z248
EGU2014-13161
Dating large linear dunes in the southern Namib using OSL: single aliquot regeneration protocol and portable reader measurements.
Abi Stone, Mark Bateman, and David Thomas

Proxy or technique

Yellow Posters
Z249
EGU2014-711
Using dune moisture chemistry to reconstruct late Quaternary climate change in Africa: records of changing moisture availability.
Abi Stone and Mike Edmunds

Yellow Posters
Z250
EGU2014-16021
A quantitative approach to understanding dated dune stratigraphies
Richard Bailey and Dave Thomas

Yellow Posters
Z251
EGU2014-16935
Exploring how sand ramps respond to Quaternary environmental change in Southern Africa
Alex Rowell, David Thomas, and Richard Bailey

Yellow Posters
Z252
EGU2014-16929
Dates in the desert: Interpreting over 600 luminescence ages from southern African desert dune systems
David Thomas and Sallie Burrough