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Human Impact Felt on Black Sea Long Before Industrial Era


September 4, 2012

WHOI geologist use an auger to bore holes Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution geologist Liviu Giosan and an international team of collaborators including environmental engineers, modelers, paleogeographers and paleobiologists have pieced together a unique history of the Danube River delta and watershed that ultimately provides evidence for a transformative impact of humans on the Black Sea over hundreds, if not thousands of years. Full Story

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