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Palaeoclimate

A fiery start to the Jurassic

Nature Geoscience volume 3, pages 381382 (2010) | Download Citation

The Triassic/Jurassic boundary was marked by widespread environmental changes, including greenhouse warming. Palaeoecological reconstructions from East Greenland reveal a dramatic rise in fire activity, driven by vegetation shifts and climate change.

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  1. Bas van de Schootbrugge is at the Institute of Geosciences, Goethe University Frankfurt, Altenhöferallee 1, D-60438 Frankfurt am Main, Germany.  van.de.Schootbrugge@em.uni-frankfurt.de

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