Tagged: stratigraphy

When did the Anthropocene start? - Guest Work

Guest Author Sep 10, 2015

Guest post from Helen Bostock, president of the Australasian Quaternary Association. Edited by Rebecca Priestley (VUW). In 2016, members of the International Commission of Stratigraphy (ICS) will decide whether the Holocene epoch has given way to the Anthropocene and, if so, where the boundary between the two epochs should lie. In this blog we present the New Zealand … Read More