Hemispheric black carbon increase after the 13th-century Māori arrival in New Zealand

Hemispheric black carbon increase after the 13th-century Māori arrival in New Zealand

Nature, Published online: 06 October 2021; doi:10.1038/s41586-021-03858-9

Antarctic ice-core records and atmospheric transport modelling used here show that the 13th-century rise of Māori culture in New Zealand led to a threefold increase of atmospheric black carbon.
Source: Nature