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Erle Ellis: Research Projects: 1993 - 1997

Tai Lake Village Nitrogen Project


The Tai Lake Region of China

Agricultural Development Timeline, AD 200 - 1996.

Tai Lake Region Development Timeline

Arrows on the left mark revolutions and dynastic change; five major dynasties are labeled.

On the right, turning points in agricultural intensification are marked in bold text, normal text denotes less important developments and technology introductions/descriptions.

From Ellis and Wang (1997).