Global Modern Charcoal Dataset (GMCD): A tool for exploring proxy-fire linkages and spatial patterns of biomass burning

Donna Hawthorne, Colin J. Courtney Mustaphi, Julie C. Aleman, Olivier Blarquez, Daniele Colombaroli, Anne Laure Daniau, Jennifer R. Marlon, Mitchell Power, Boris Vannière, Yongming Han, Stijn Hantson, Natalie Kehrwald, Brian Magi, Xu Yue, Christopher Carcaillet, Rob Marchant, Ayodele Ogunkoya, Esther N. Githumbi, Rebecca M. Muriuki

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3-17
Number of pages15
JournalQuaternary International
Early online date31 Mar 2017
Publication statusPublished - 20 Sept 2018


  • Biomass burning
  • Calibration
  • Dataset
  • Standardized methodologies
  • Surface sample
  • Vegetation

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