Lake sediment core from Sunrise Lake, Mt. Rainer National Park, retrieved July 2011
The Paleoecology Lab at CWU
In the Paleoecology Lab at CWU my students and I used charcoal and pollen preserved in lake sediment cores to reconstruct the fire and vegetation history of the Pacific Northwest and southern Belize.
Photo: REM graduate student Tami Cox sampling at sediment core for pollen and charcoal