Search for dissertations about: "Sandra Raúl Sitoe"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Sandra Raúl Sitoe.

  1. 1. Environmental history in southern Mozambique Reconstruction of flooding events, hydroclimate and sea-level dynamics since mid-Holocene

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Physical Geography, Stockholm University

    Author : Sandra Raúl Sitoe; Stockholms universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Southern Africa; Limpopo River floodplain; flooding event; sea-level change; climate change; diatoms; phytoliths; mineral magnetics; grain-size; radiocarbon dating; Quaternary Geology; kvartärgeologi;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis has been to reconstruct paleoenvironment, paleohydrology and paleoclimate in coastal southern Mozambique, with emphasis on tracing past flooding events on the lower Limpopo River floodplain. In order to extend flood chronologies beyond periods covered by instrumental data, sediments from lakes on the floodplain were studied (Lake Lungué, Coassane Oxbow, Lake Magandane and Lake Soane). READ MORE