VI CONFERENCE ON EASTER ISLAND AND THE PACIFIC

SESSION VI: Paleo-Environments and Human Impact on Pacific Islands.
Andreas Mieth, chair.

1. DNA and Pollen from the same Lake Core from New Zealand.
E. Matisoo-Smith, K. Roberts, N. Welikala, G. Tannock, P. Chester, D. Feek and
John Flenley


2. Travelling companions and unwelcome guests: new zooarchaeological approaches to the study of human dispersal and exchange networks.
Keith Dobney

3. An All Too Familiar Scene: The Palaeoenvironment and Archaeobotany of Rapa Island (Polynésie Francaise).
Matiu Prebble

4. Effects of Historic Land Use on the Soils of Robinson Crusoe Island (Chile).
Hans-Rudolf Bork and Andreas Mieth

5. Prehistoric Presence of the Chilean Palm Tree on Easter Island.
Dr. Juan Grau

6. Traces in the Soils: Interactions between Environmental Change, Land Use and Culture in the (Pre)history of Easter Island.
Andreas Mieth and Hans-Rudolf Bork

7. Economic, Social and Environmental Changes on Easter Island, a Far-from-Equilibrium Model.
Anthony Cole and John Flenley