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A Dirty Truth: Humans Began Accelerating Soil Erosion 4,000 Years Ago | Eos

2019-12-10 00:00:00

Recent research combining analysis of carbon dating, sediment accumulation rates and pollen records from 632 lake beds worldwide finds deforestation is tied to increased soil erosion. David Montgomery, a professor of Earth and space sciences at the UW, is quoted.

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