Robustness despite uncertainty:Regional climate data reveal the dominant role of humans in explaining global extinctions of Late Quaternary megafauna

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Bartlett, Lewis J. ; Williams, David R. ; Prescott, Graham W. ; Balmford, Andrew ; Green, Rhys E. ; Eriksson, Anders ; Valdes, Paul J. ; Singarayer, Joy S. ; Manica, Andrea (2016)
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Journal: volume 39, pages 152-161 (issn: 0906-7590)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1111/ecog.01566

Debate over the late Quaternary megafaunal extinctions has focussed on whether human colonisation or climatic changes were more important drivers of extinction, with few extinctions being unambiguously attributable to\ud either. Most analyses have been geographically or... View more
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