Eurogenes Blog: Ecological constraints on Europes first farmers

Towards the end of the 6th millennium cal BC, the final years of LBK in western Central Europe are contemporaneous to a general trend to less rainfall punctuated by short-term increases in precipitation. During this climatically highly volatile period LBK reaches its highest population rates and at the same time experiences a period of warfare.

via Eurogenes Blog: Ecological constraints on Europes first farmers.

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