Field season 2013

PATAGON members: Dr Tom Roland & Dr Simon van Bellen

Project partners: Dr François De Vleeschouwer

Objectives:

  • to obtain further peat core sequences from a number of raised ombrotrophic bogs in the region
  • to take further surface samples for testate amoebae transfer function training set
  • to collect data from water table monitoring transects, and temperature and humidity monitoring equipment
  • to collect monthly rainfall samples
  • to collect surface plant material for plant macrofossil reference collection

More photos from this field season can be found here.