Research Publications

Publications From 1991

Peterson, L. C., Overpeck, J. T., Kipp, N., Imbrie, J. 1991: A high-resolution late-Quaternary upwelling record from the anoxic Cariaco Basin, Venezuela. Paleoceanography, 6: 99-119.

Robert S. Anderson, Sorenson, M. L., Willetts, B. B. 1991: A review of recent progress in the understanding of aeolian sediment transport. Acta Mechanica Supplement, 1: 1-20.

Yamaguchi, D. K. 1991: A simple method for cross-dating increment cores from living trees. Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 21: 414-416.

Gifford H. Miller, Hollin, J. T. 1991: Amino acid epimerization dates from mollusc shells from the Balderton sand and gravel. Journal of Quaternary Science, 6: 136-138.

McCauley, L. L., Meier, M. F. 1991: Arctic system science land/atmosphere/ice interactions: A plan for action. Arctic Research Consortium of the U.S. Workshop, sponsored by National Science Foundation, Boulder, CO, 26 February-3 March, 1990, Boulder, CO 48 p.

John T. Andrews 1991: Association of ice sheets and sea level with global warming: A geological perspective on aspects of global change. In Bradley, R. S. (ed.), Global Changes of the Past. Boulder, Colorado: UCAR/Office for Interdisciplinary Earth Studies, 321-339.

Mark Williams, Brown, A., Melack, J. 1991: Biochemical modifications of snowpack runoff in an alpine basin. Hydrological interactions between atmosphere, soil and vegetation. Proceedings of the Vienna Symposium, August 1991. IAHS Publ. No. 204, pp. 457-465.

Cook, E. R., Graumlich, L. J., Martin, P., Pastor, J., Prentice, I. C., Swetnam, T. R., Valentin, K., Verstraete, M., Webb, T., III, James W. C. White, Woodward, I. 1991: Biosphere-climate interactions during the past 18,000 years: Towards a global model of the terrestrial biosphere. In Bradley, R. S. (ed.), Global Changes of the Past. Boulder, Colorado: UCAR/Office for Interdisciplinary Earth Studies, pp. 25-42.

Overpeck, J. T. 1991: Century-to millennium-scale climatic variability during the Late Quaternary. In Bradley, R. S. (ed.), Global Changes of the Past. Boulder, Colorado: UCAR Office for Interdisciplinary Earth Studies, pp. 139-173.

Wendorf, F., Close, A. E., Schild, R., Gautier, A., Schwarcz, H. P., Gifford H. Miller, Kowalski, K., Krolik, H., Bluszcz, A., Robins, D., Gruen, R., McKinney, C. 1991: Chronology and stratigraphy of the middle Paleolithic at Bir Tarfawi, Egypt. In Clark, J. D. (ed.), Cultural Beginnings: Approaches to Understanding Early Hominid Life-Ways in the African Savanna. Bonn: Dr. Rudolph Habelt GMBH, 197-208.

Gifford H. Miller, Wendorf, F., Ernst, R., Schild, R., Close, A.E., Friedman, I., Schwarcz, H. P. 1991: Dating lacustrine episodes in the eastern Sahara by the epimerization of isoleucine in ostrich eggshells. Paleogeography, Paleoclimatology, Paleoecology, 84: 175-189. DOI: 10.1016/0031-0182(91)90043-Q

Rosholt, J. N., Colman, S. M., Stuiver, M., Damon, P. E., Naeser, C. W., Naeser, N. D., Szabo, B. J., Daniel R. Muhs, Liddicoat, J. C., Forman, S. L., Machette, M. N., Pierce, K. L. 1991: Dating methods applicable to the Quaternary, Chapter 3. The Geology of North America, Vol. K-2, Quaternary Nonglacial Geology: Conterminous U.S. The Geological Society of America, pp. 45-74.

Keigwin, L. D., Jones, G. A., Scott J. Lehman, Boyle, E. A. 1991: Deglacial meltwater discharge, North Atlantic Deep Circulation, and abrupt climate change. Journal of Geophysical Research—Oceans, 96(C9): 16,811-16,826. DOI: 10.1029/91JC01624

Grinspoon, J., Bill Bowman, Fall, R. 1991: Delayed onset of isoprene emission in developing velvet bean (Mucuna sp.) leaves. Plant Physiology, 97(1): 170-174. DOI: 10.1104/pp.97.1.170

Petit, J-R., James W. C. White, Young, N. W., Jouzel, J., Korotkevich, Y. S. 1991: Deuterium excess in recent Antarctic snow. Journal of Geophysical Research, 96(D3): 5113-5122.

Ryan, S. E., Grant, G. E. 1991: Downstream effects of timber harvesting on channel morphology in Elk River Basin, Oregon. Journal of Environmental Quality, 20(1): 60-72.

Robert S. Anderson 1991: Eolian ripples as examples of self-organization in geomorphological systems. Earth-Science Reviews, 29: 77-96.

Tim Seastedt, Reddy, M. V. 1991: Fire, mowing and insecticide effects on soil Sternorrhyncha (Homoptera) densities in tallgrass prairie. Kansas Entomological Society Journal, 64: 238-242.

Bock, J. H., Bill Bowman, Bock, C. E. 1991: Global change in the high plains of North America. Great Plains Research, 1(2): 283-301.

Bradley, R., Braziunas, T., Cole, J., Eddy, J., Hughes, M., Jouzel, J., Karlen, W., Kelts, K., Mosley-Thompson, E., Astrid E. J. Ogilvie, Overpeck, J., Pilcher, J., Rutter, M., Stuiver, M., Wigley, T. 1991: Global change: The last 2000 years. In Bradley, R. S. (ed.), Global Changes of the Past. Boulder, Colo.: UCAR, Office for Interdisciplinary Earth Studies, 11-24.

Walker, D. A., Walker, M. D. 1991: History and pattern of disturbance in Alaskan arctic terrestrial ecosystems: A hierarchical approach to analysing landscape change. Journal of Applied Ecology, 28: 244-276.

Gifford H. Miller, Kaufman, D. S. 1991: Ice-sheet/ocean interaction at the mouth of Hudson Strait, Canada, as a trigger for Younger Dryas cooling. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, 71: 149-151.

Scott J. Lehman, Jones, G. A., Keigwin, L. D., Andersen, E. S., Butenko, G., Ostmo, S. R. 1991: Initiation of Fennoscandian ice-sheet retreat during the last deglaciation. Nature, 349(6309): 513-516. DOI: 10.1038/349513a0

Scott Elias 1991: Insects and climate change: Fossil evidence from the Rocky Mountains. Bioscience, 41(8): 552-559.

Alan Fried, Parrish, D., Carpentor, J., Henry, B. 1991: Intercomparison of tunable diode laser and gas filter correlation measurements of ambient carbon monoxide. Atmospheric Environment, 25A(10): 2277-2284.

Andrews, M. 1991: International polar regions databases on CD-ROM. Bulletin, Special Libraries Association No. 166, pp. 2-6.

MacLean, B., Vilks, G., Aitken, A., Allen, V. G., Briggs, W.M., Bruneau, D., Doiron, A., Escamilla, M., Hardy, I., Miner, J., Mode, W., Powell, R., Retelle, M., Stravers, J., Taylor, A., Weiner, N. 1991: Investigations of the Quaternary geology of Hudson Strait and Ungava Bay, Northwest Territories. Current Research, Part E, Geological Survey of Canada Paper 91-1E: 305-315.

Vera Markgraf 1991: Late Pleistocene environmental and climatic evolution in southern South America. Geographische Schriften Bd. 11, S: 271-281.

Turner, M. D., Beatty, M. T., Klages, M., McDaniel, P., Turner, J. C., Bonnichsen, R. 1991: Late Pleistocene-early Holocene paleoclimates and environments of southwestern Montana. Contributions to Research in the Pleistocene, 8: 119-121.

Fernandez, J., Vera Markgraf, Panarello, H. O., Albero, M., Angiolini, F. E., Valencio, S. 1991: Late Pleistocene/Early Holocene environments and climates, fauna, and human occupation in the Argentine Altiplano. Geoarchaeology: An International Journal, 6(3): 251-272.

Ashworth, A. C., Vera Markgraf, Villagran, C. 1991: Late Quaternary climatic history of the Chilean Channels based on fossil pollen and beetle analyses, with an analysis of the modern vegetation and pollen rain. Journal of Quaternary Science, 6(4): 279-291.

John T. Andrews 1991: Late Quaternary glacial isostatic recovery of North America, Greenland, and Iceland: A neotectonics perspective. In Slemmons, D. B., Engdahl, E. R., Zoback, M. D., and Blackwell, D. D. (eds.), Neotectonics of North America. Boulder, Colorado: Geological Society of North America, Decade Map Volume 1, pp. 473-486.

Larsen, E., Sejrup, H. P., Olsen, L., Gifford H. Miller 1991: Late Quaternary land-sea interactions: Fennoscandia and Svalbard--the Nordic Seas. Quaternary International, 10-12: 151-159.

Walker, D. A., Everett, K. R. 1991: Loess ecosystems of northern Alaska: Regional gradient and toposequence at Prudhoe Bay. Ecological Monographs: 61(4), 437-464.

Tim Seastedt, Briggs, J. M. 1991: Long-term ecological questions and considerations for taking long-term measurements: Lessons from the LTER and FIFE programs on tallgrass prairie. In Risser, P. G. (ed.), Long-Term Ecological Research: An International Perspective. Chichester: John Wiley and Sons, 153-172.

Yamaguchi, D. K. 1991: Mechanical devices for extracting stuck increment borers. Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 21: 712-714.

John T. Andrews, Erlenkeuser, H., Evans, L. W., Briggs, W. M., Jull, A. J. T. 1991: Meltwater and deglaciation, SE Baffin Shelf (NE Margin Laurentide Ice Sheet) between 13.5 and 7 KA: From O and C stable isotopic data. Paleoceanography, 6(5): 621-637. DOI: 10.1029/91PA01914

Cronin, T. M., Briggs, W. M., Brouwers, E. M., Whatley, R. C., Wood, A., Cotton, M. 1991: Modern Arctic podocopid ostracode database. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 91-385, pp. 1-51.

Cohen, A., Lockley, M., Halfpenny, J., Michel, A. E. 1991: Modern vertebrate track taphonomy at Lake Manyara, Tanzania. Palaios, 6(4): 371-389. DOI: 10.2307/3514964

Alton C. Byers, Hastings, B. 1991: Mountain gorilla mortality and climatic factors in the Parc-National-des-Volcans, Ruhengeri Prefecture, Rwanda, 1988. Mountain Research and Development, 11(2): 145-151. DOI: 10.2307/3673573

Dyer, M. I., Turner, C. L., Tim Seastedt 1991: Mowing and fertilization effect on productivity and spectral reflectance in Bromus inermis plots. Ecological Applications, 1: 443-452. DOI: 10.2307/1941901

Cook, E. R., Cole, J. E. 1991: On predicting the response of eastern North American forests to future climatic change. Climatic Change, 19: 271-282

de Vernal, A., Gifford H. Miller, Hillaire-Marcel, C. 1991: Paleoenvironments of the last interglacial in northwest north Atlantic region and adjacent mainland Canada. Quaternary International, 10-12: 95-106. DOI: 10.1016/1040-6182(91)90043-N

Schimel, D., Timothy Kittel, Knapp, A. K., Tim Seastedt, Parton, W. J., Brown, V. B. 1991: Physiological interactions along resource gradients in a tallgrass prairie. Ecology, 72: 672-684. DOI: 10.2307/2937207

Salzberg, K.A. (reporter) 1991: Planning the perfect desktop operation: Expectations equal reality. CBE [Council of Biology Editors] Views, 14(5-6): 87-88.

Short, S. K. 1991: Pollen analysis. In Metcalf, M. D. and Black, K. D. (eds.), Archaeogical Excavations at the Yamony Pithouse Site. United States Dept. of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Cultural Resource Series No. 31: 190-195.

Overpeck, J. T., Bartlein, P. J., Webb, T., III 1991: Potential magnitude of future vegetation change in eastern North America: Comparisons with the past. Science, 254: 692-695. DOI: 10.1126/science.254.5032.692

Mark Williams, Melack, J. M. 1991: Precipitation chemistry in and ionic loading to an alpine basin, Sierra Nevada. Water Resources Research, 27(7): 1563-1574. DOI: 10.1029/90WR02773

Brigham-Grette, J. and 12 others including, Gifford H. Miller 1991: Project CELIA: Climate and Environment for the Last Interglacial (Isotope Stage 5) in Arctic and subarctic North America. In Weller, G., Wilson, C. L., and Severin, B. A. B. (eds.), International Conference on the role of the Polar Regions in Global Change, Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, vol. II: 644-648.

Atwater, B. F., Stuiver, M., Yamaguchi, D. K. 1991: Radiocarbon test of earthquake magnitude at the Cascadia subduction zone. Nature, 353: 156-158.

Staver, C. P., Alton C. Byers, Ravelo, A. C., Dickinson, J. C. 1991: Refining soil conservation strategies in the mountain environment—The climatic factor: An Ecuadorian case study. Mountain Research and Development, 11(2): 127-144. DOI: 10.2307/3673572

John T. Andrews 1991: Relative sea levels, northeastern margin of the Laurentide Ice Sheet, on timescales of 10^3 and 10^2 A. In Sabadini, R., Lambeck, K., Boschi, E. (eds.), Glacial Isostasy, Sea-Level and Mantle Rheology. Boston: Kluwer Academic, 143-163.

Dyer, M. E., Turner, C. L., Tim Seastedt 1991: Remote sensing measurements of production processes in grazinglands: The need for new methodologies. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, 34: 495-505. DOI: 10.1016/0167-8809(91)90132-H

W. Tad Pfeffer, Meier, M. F. 1991: Retention of Greenland runoff by refreezing: Implications for projected future sea level change. Journal of Geophysical Research, 96(C12): 22,117-22,124.

Scott Elias, Carrara, P. E., Toolin, L. J., Jull, A. J. T. 1991: Revised age of deglaciation of Lake Emma based on new radiocarbon and macrofossil analyses. Quaternary Research, 36: 307-321.

John T. Andrews, Briggs, W. M., Weiner, N. 1991: Rock and paleomagnetic studies of cored sediments during Hudson Cruise HU90-023 in Frobisher Bay, Ungava Bay, and Hudson Strait, Northwest Territories. Current Research, Part E, Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 91-1E, pp. 317-320.

Scott Elias, Halfpenny, J. C. 1991: Scientific note: Fox scat evidence of heavy predation on beetles on the alpine tundra, Front Range, Colorado. The Coleopterists Bulletin, 45(2): 189-190.

Jouzel, J., Koster, R. D., Suozzo, R. J., Russell, G. L., James W. C. White, Broecker, W. S. 1991: Simulations of the HDO and H2 18O atmospheric cycles using the NASA GISS general circulation model: Sensitivity experiments for present-day conditions. Journal of Geophysical Research–Atmospheres, 96(D4): 7495-7507. DOI: 10.1029/90JD02663

Jouzel, J., Koster, R. D., Suozzo, R. J., Russell, G. L., James W. C. White, Broecker, W. S. 1991: Simulations of the HDO and H2 18O atmospheric cycles using the NASA/GISS general circulation model: Sensitivity experiments for present-day conditions. Journal of Geophysical Research, 96(D4): 7495-7507. DOI: 10.1029/90JD02663

Auerbach, N. A., Halfpenny, J. C. 1991: Snowpack and the subnivean environment for different aspects of an open meadow in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, U.S.A. Arctic and Alpine Research, 23(1): 41-44.

Mark Williams, Melack, J. M. 1991: Solute chemistry of snowmelt and runoff in an alpine basin, Sierra Nevada. Water Resources Research, 27(7): 1575-1588. DOI: 10.1029/90WR02774

Meier, M. F. 1991: Statement of Dr. Mark Meier, President-elect, Arctic Research Consortium of the United States, Congressional Record: Arctic Oceans Research, S.Hrg. 102-279. April 24, 1991. Washington, D. C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, p. 68-75.

Walker, M. D., Walker, D. A., Everett, K.R., Short, S. K. 1991: Steppe vegetation on south-facing slopes of pingos, central Arctic Coastal Plain, Alaska, U.S.A. Arctic and Alpine Research, 23(2): 170-188.

Lea, P.D., Scott Elias, Short, S.K. 1991: Stratigraphy and Paleoenvironments of Pleistocene Nonglacial Deposits in the Southern Nushagak Lowland, Southwestern Alaska, U.S.A. Arctic and Alpine Research 23(4):375-391

Atwater, B. F., Yamaguchi, D. K. 1991: Sudden, probably coseismic submergence of Holocene trees and grass in coastal Washington state. Geology, 19: 706-709.

Lawrence, J. R., James W. C. White 1991: The elusive climate signal in the isotopic composition of precipitation. Geochemical Society Special Publication no. 3, pp. 169-185.

John T. AndrewsAnne Jennings, MacLean, B., Mudie, P. J., Praeg, D., Vilks, G. 1991: The surficial geology of the Canadian eastern Arctic and Polar continental shelves. Continental Shelf Research, 11(8-10): 791-819.

Alan Fried, Drummond, J. R., Henry, B., Fox, J. 1991: Versatile integrated tunable diode laser system for high precision: Application for ambient measurements of OCS. Applied Optics, 30: 1916-1932.

Robert S. Anderson, Haff, P. K. 1991: Wind modification and bed response during saltation of sand in air. Acta Mechanica Supplement, 1: 21-51.

Vera Markgraf 1991: Younger Dryas in southern South America. Boreas, 20: 63-69.