This paper is a product of PAGES' SISAL working group and is the introduction to its Special Issue of Quaternary.
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Atsawawaranunt et al. (2018; https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-10-1687-2018);
Comas-Bru et al. (2019; https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-15-1557-2019); and
Comas-Bru et al. (2020; https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-2020- 39).
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