Articles | Volume 30
Sci. Dril., 30, 1–15, 2022
https://doi.org/10.5194/sd-30-1-2022
Sci. Dril., 30, 1–15, 2022
https://doi.org/10.5194/sd-30-1-2022
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25 Feb 2022
Science report | 25 Feb 2022

60 years of scientific deep drilling in Colombia: the north Andean guide to the Quaternary

Henry Hooghiemstra et al.

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This is a brief overview of long continental fossil pollen records globally in relationship with marine records. Specifically, the Northern Andes is a key area in developing and testing hypotheses in the fields of ecology, paleobiogeography, and climate change in tropical regions. We review 60 years of deep drilling experience in this region that have led to landmark records. We also highlight the early development of long continental pollen records from unique, deep, sediment-filled basins.