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Environmental predictors of pre-European deforestation on Pacific islands

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Sep 24, 2004

Barry Rolett, Jared Diamond

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Some Pacific island societies, such as those of Easter Island and Mangareva, inadvertently contributed to their own collapse by causing massive deforestation. Others retained forest cover and survived. How can those fateful differences be explained? Although the answers undoubtedly invo...read more

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Environmental predictors of pre-European deforestation on Pacific islands

Nature

Sep 24, 2004

Barry Rolett, Jared Diamond

PMID: 15386010

DOI: 10.1038/nature02801

Abstract

Some Pacific island societies, such as those of Easter Island and Mangareva, inadvertently contributed to their own collapse by causing massive deforestation. Others retained forest cover and survived. How can those fateful differences be explained? Although the answers undoubtedly invo...read more

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Fertility
Coral
Human Geography
Rain
Altitude
Humus
Islet Cell Adenoma
Exogenous Factors
Desertification
House Dust
1
1
167
1

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