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Kent State Geology Professor and Research Team Present Findings Studying Drought


February 23, 2011

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A group of researchers have studied the history of drought in the Pacific Northwest during the last 6,000 years, a time that spans the mid-Holocene geological epoch to the present. The goal of the research was to improve the understanding of drought history because the instrumental record of drought only goes back a few hundred years, and at relatively few locations. Full Story

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