Hydrologic and Agent-based Modelling of Hydro-refugia in East Africa, Insights into the Importance of Water Resources in Hominin Evolution and Dispersal

Gail M Ashley1, Mark O Cuthbert2, Thomas P Gleeson3, Sally R Reynolds4, Matthew R Bennett4, Adrian C. Newton4 and Cormac J McCormack5, (1)Rutgers University, Earth and Planetary Sciences, Piscataway, NJ, United States, (2)Cardiff University, School of Earth & Ocean Sciences, Cardiff, CF24, United Kingdom, (3)University of Victoria, Civil Engineering, Victoria, BC, Canada, (4)Bournemouth University, Faculty of Science and Technology, Bournemouth, United Kingdom, (5)University of Birmingham, Geography, Birmingham, United Kingdom