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Lake Sampling, Puncak Jaya, Papua, Indonesia

2010-06-02

Dr Dwi Susanto of Columbia University and Broxton Bird from Ohio State University work with researchers from Lembaga Ilmu Pengetahuan Indonesia - LIPI (The Indonesian Institute of Sciences) and the Indonesian Meteorological, Climatological and Geophysical Agency (BMKG) to gather sediments samples from high-elevation lakes near the glaciers of Puncak Jaya, in Papua, Indonesia. These lake samples will allow further understanding of the climate history of the region.

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