Articles | Volume 73, issue 1
Thesis abstract
01 Jul 2024
Thesis abstract |  | 01 Jul 2024

Paleoclimate reconstruction using biomarker and stable isotope analyses of lake sediments in the Bale Mountains, Ethiopia

Lucas Bittner

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Bittner, L., Bliedtner, M., Grady, D., Gil-Romera, G., Martin-Jones, C., Lemma, B., Mekonnen, B., Lamb, H. F., Yang, H., Glaser, B., Szidat, S., Salazar, G., Rose, N. L., Opgenoorth, L., Miehe, G., Zech, W., and Zech, M.: Revisiting afro-alpine Lake Garba Guracha in the Bale Mountains of Ethiopia: rationale, chronology, geochemistry, and paleoenvironmental implications, J. Paleolimnol., 64, 293–314,, 2020. 
Bittner, L., Gil-Romera, G., Grady, D., Lamb, H. F., Lorenz, E., Weiner, M., Meyer, H., Bromm, T., Glaser, B., and Zech, M.: The Holocene lake-evaporation history of the afro-alpine Lake Garba Guracha in the Bale Mountains, Ethiopia, based on δ18O records of sugar biomarker and diatoms, Quaternary Res., 105, 23–36,, 2021. 
Bittner, L., De Jonge, C., Gil-Romera, G., Lamb, H. F., Russell, J. M., and Zech, M.: A Holocene temperature (brGDGT) record from Garba Guracha, a high-altitude lake in Ethiopia, Biogeosciences, 19, 5357–5374,, 2022. 
Costa, K., Russell, J., Konecky, B., and Lamb, H.: Isotopic reconstruction of the African Humid Period and Congo Air Boundary migration at Lake Tana, Ethiopia, Quaternary Sci. Rev., 83, 58–67,, 2014. 
Garelick, S., Russell, J. M., Dee, S., Verschuren, D., and Olago, D. O.: Atmospheric controls on precipitation isotopes and hydroclimate in high-elevation regions in Eastern Africa since the Last Glacial Maximum, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 567, 116984,, 2021.