Fun and field work

If you wonder how the life of a Palaeoecologist is in the filed, look below for graphic scenes.


rainforest tree Acre2

How about this for a tree? Prof Mayle at the Rainforest in Acre, Brazil. Courtesy of Prof F. Mayle


Best transport system for coring equipment, 4×4. In Bolivia. Courtesy of Prof F. Mayle



John Carson and the piranha

Proteins are not scarce in the field. Piranha for lunch. John can’t wait to sink his teeth!. Bolivia. Courtesy of Prof F. Mayle



As it was 2,000 years ago, eating Pinhao (Araucaria tree seed) in the field at Santa Catarina State, Brazil. Courtesy of Prof. Mayle


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