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Research Theme: Soils & Sediments

Here is an atmospheric-level view of all the Soils & Sediments
research and happenings at INSTAAR.

Research concerned with the materials consisting of eroded or weathered rock, minerals, and organic matter that collect on the surface of the earth and are often transported by wind, water, or ice.

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Recent Publications

Amoroso, R. O., et al., including, Chris Jenkins 2018: Bottom trawl fishing footprints on the world’s continental shelves. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, early online view. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1802379115

Bostock, H., Chris Jenkins, Mackay, K., Carter, L., Nodder, S., Orpin, A., Pallentin, A., Wysoczanski, R. 2018: Distribution of surficial sediments in the ocean around New Zealand/Aotearoa. Part B: Continental shelf. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, early online view. DOI: 10.1080/00288306.2018.1523199

Bostock, H., Chris Jenkins, Mackay, K., Carter, L., Nodder, S., Orpin, A., Pallentin, A., Wysoczanski, R. 2018: Distribution of surficial sediments in the ocean around New Zealand/Aotearoa. Part A: Continental slope and deep ocean. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, early online view. DOI: 10.1080/00288306.2018.1523198

Roberti, J. A., Ayres, E., Henry LoescherTang, J., Starr, G., Durden, D. J., Smith, D. E., de la Reguera, E., Morkeski, K., McKlveen, M., Benstead, H., Mike SanClements, Lee, R. H., Gebremedhin, M., Zulueta, R. C. 2018: A robust calibration method for continental-scale soil water content measurements. Vadose Zone Journal, 17(1): article UNSP 170177. DOI: 10.2136/vzj2017.10.0177

Jakobsson, M., Hogan, K. A., Mayer, L. A., Mix, A., Anne Jennings, Stoner, J., Eriksson, B., Jerram, K., Mohammad, R., Pearce, C. 2018: The Holocene retreat dynamics and stability of Petermann Glacier in northwest Greenland. Nature Communications, 9: article 2104. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-04573-2

John T. Andrews, Klein, A. J., Jenner, K. A., Anne Jennings, Campbell, C. 2018: The variability of Baffin Bay seafloor sediment mineralogy: The identification of discrete glacial sediment sources and application to Late Quaternary downcore analysis. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, 55(6): 620-639. DOI: 10.1139/cjes-2017-0223

Cofaigh, C. Ó., Hogan, K. A., Anne Jennings, Callard, S. L., Dowdeswell, J. A., Noormets, R., Evans, J., 2018: The role of meltwater in high-latitude trough-mouth fan development: The Disko Trough-Mouth Fan, West Greenland. Marine Geology, 402(SI): 17-32. DOI: 10.1016/j.margeo.2018.02.001

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