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Publications From 1992

Shen, G. T., Linn, L .J., Campbell, T. M., Cole, J. E., Fairbanks, R. G. 1992: A chemical indicator of trade wind reversal in corals from the western tropical Pacific. Journal of Geophysical Research, 97(C8): 12689-12697.

Yamaguchi, D. K., Allen, G. L. 1992: A new computer program for estimating the statistical significance of cross-dating positions for "floating" tree-ring series. Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 22: 1215-1221.

Schwarcz, H. P., Buhay, W., Grun, R., Stiner, M., Kuhn, S., Gifford H. Miller 1992: Absolute dating of sites in Lazio. The Fossil Man of Monte Cicero: Fifty years of studies on the Neanderthals in Latium. Quaternaria Nove, 1: 51-57.

Litaor, M. I. 1992: Aluminum mobility along a geochemical catena in an alpine watershed, Front Range, Colorado. Catena, 19: 1-16.

Kaufman, D. S., Gifford H. MillerJohn T. Andrews 1992: Amino acid composition as a taxonomic tool for molluscan fossils: An example from Pliocene-Pleistocene Arctic marine deposits. Geochemica et Cosmochimica Acta, 56: 2445-2453.

Daniel R. MuhsGifford H. Miller, Whelan, J. F., Kennedy, G. L. 1992: Aminostratigraphy and oxygen isotope stratigraphy of marine-terrace deposits, Palos Verdes Hills and San Pedro areas, Los Angeles County, California. In Quaternary Coasts of the United States: Marine and Lacustrine Systems, Society for Sedimentary Geology (SEPM) Special Publication No. 48, pp. 363-376.

Vera Markgraf 1992: Analisis polinico de los sedimentos, Chapter 5.1. In Anales de arqueologia y etnologia Vol I III, LaCueva de Haichol, Arqueologia de los Pinares Cordilleranos del Neuquen. Jorge Fernandez C., U Universidad Nacional de Cuyo, pp. 97-102.

Andrews, M., Hanson, C., Arctic Research Consortium of the United States, Data and Information Resources Working Group 1992: Arctic information and data: A guide to selected resources. ARCUS, 50 pp.

Sievering, H., Burton, D., T. Nelson Caine 1992: Atmospheric loading of nitrogen to alpine tundra in the Colorado front range. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 6(4): 339-346.

Larsen, S. T., Andrews, M. 1992: Bibliographic CD-ROMs in an earth sciences setting: A user study. Geosciences Information Society Proceedings, 22: 195-200.

Thiessen, D. B., Krantz, W. B. 1992: Bimodal terminal velocities using the falling needle viscometer. Review of Scientific Instruments, 63(9): 4200-4204.

Arey, J., Harger, W. P., Detlev Helmig, Atkinson, R. 1992: Bioassay-directed fractionation of mutagenic PAH atmospheric photooxidation products and ambient particulate extracts. Mutation Research Letters, 281(1): 67-76. DOI: 10.1016/0165-7992(92)90038-J

Wharton, R. A., Jr., McKay, C. P., Gary Clow, Andersen, D. T., Simmons, G. M., Jr., Love, F. G. 1992: Changes in ice cover thickness and lake level of Lake Hoare, Antarctica: Implications for local climatic change. Journal of Geophysical Research–Oceans, 97(C3): 3503-3513.

Lindner, B. L., McKay, C. P., Gary Clow, Wharton, R. A. 1992: Computational modeling of Antarctic lake ice. In Murthy, T., Sackinger, W., and Wadhams, P. (eds.), Advances in Ice Technology. Southhampton, U.K.: Computational Mechanics Publications, 105-116.

Cole, J. E., Shen, G. T., Fairbanks, R. G., Moore, M. 1992: Coral monitors of El Nino/Southern Oscillation dynamics across the equatorial Pacific. In Diaz, H. F. and Markgraf, V. (eds.), El Niño: Historical and Paleoclimatic Aspects of the Southern Oscillation. Cambridge University Press, pp. 349-375.

Yamaguchi, D. 1992: Curved saplings at Mt. St. Helens. Nature, 357: 448-449.

Scott J. Lehman, Keigwin, L. D. 1992: Deep-sea sediments reveal. Oceanus, 35(4): 89-92.

John T. Andrews, Tedesco, K. 1992: Detrital carbonate-rich sediments, northwestern Labrador Sea: Implications for ice-sheet dynamics and iceberg rafting (Heinrich) events in the North Atlantic. Geology, 20: 1087-1090.

Shojaie, S. S., Krantz, W. B., Greenberg, A. R. 1992: Development and validation of a model for the formation of evaporatively cast polymeric films. Journal of Materials Processing & Manufacturing Science, 1: 181-194.

Trupin, A. S., Meier, M. F., Wahr, J. M. 1992: Effect of melting glaciers on the Earth's rotation and gravitational field: 1965-1984. Geophysical Journal International, 108(1): 1-15. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.1992.tb00835.x

Turner, C. L., Tim Seastedt, Dyer, M. I., Timothy Kittel, Schimel, D. 1992: Effects of management and topography on the radiometric response of a tallgrass prairie. Journal of Geophysical Research, 97(D17): 18,555-18,866. DOI: 10.1029/92JD00654

Ramundo, R. A., Tate, C. M., Tim Seastedt 1992: Effects of tallgrass prairie vegetation on the concentration and seasonality of nitrate-nitrogen in soil water and streams. In Smith, D. D. and Jacobs, C. A. (eds.), Proceedings of the Twelfth North American Prairie Conference, Ames, Iowa, pp. 9-12.

McGlone, M. S., Kershaw, A. P., Vera Markgraf 1992: El Nino/Southern Oscillation climatic variability in Australasian and South American paleoenvironmental records. In Diaz, H. F. and Markgraf, V. (eds.), El Nino Historical and Paleoclimatic Aspects of the Southern Oscillation. Cambridge University Press, pp. 437-462.

Diaz, H. F., Vera Markgraf 1992: El Niño: Historical and Paleoclimatic Aspects of the Southern Oscillation. Cambridge University Press, 476 pp.

Halfpenny, J. C. 1992: Environmental impacts of powder tracking used in fluorescent pigments. Journal of Mammology, 73(3): 680-682.

Ciais, P., Petit, J. R., Jouzel, J., Lorius, C., Barkov, N. I., Lipenkov, V., Nicolaiev, V. 1992: Evidence for an Early Holocene climatic optimum in the Antarctic deep ice-core record. Climate Dynamics, 6: 169-177.

Bond, G., Heinrich, H., Broecker, W., Labeyrie, L., McManus, J., John T. Andrews, Huon, T., Jantschik, S., Clasen, R., Simet, S., Tedesco, K., Klas, M., Bonania, G., Ivy, S. 1992: Evidence for massive discharges of icebergs into the Northern Atlantic ocean during the last glacial period. Nature, 360: 245-249. DOI: 10.1038/360245a0

Vera Markgraf, Dodson, J. R., Kershaw, A. P., McGlone, M. S., Nicholls, N. 1992: Evolution of late Pleistocene and Holocene climates in the circum-South Pacific land areas. Climate Dynamics, 6: 193-211.

Kenny, R. 1992: Fissures, legacy of a drought. Earth, May: 34-41.

Anne Jennings, Nelson, A. R. 1992: Foraminiferal assemblage zones in central Oregon salt marshes: Relation to marsh floristic zones and sea level. Journal of Foraminiferal Research, 22: 13-29.

Vera Markgraf 1992: Former ENSO events probed at international symposium. EOS, 73(38): 402-403.

Short, S. K., Scott Elias, Waythomas, C. F., Williams, N. E. 1992: Fossil pollen and insect evidence for postglacial environmental conditions, Nushagak and Holitna lowland regions, southwest Alaska. Arctic, 45(4): 381-392.

Meier, M. F., Falkenmark, M., Riebsame, W. E. 1992: Freshwater, land, and biologic interactions: Changes and impacts. EOS, 73(52): 556.

Scott J. Lehman, Forman, S. L. 1992: Glacier extent and sea level variation during the Late Weichselian on northwestern Spitsbergen. Polar Research, 5: 279-280.

Griggs, G. B., Marshall, J. S., Rosenbloom, N. A., Robert S. Anderson 1992: Ground cracking in the Santa Cruz Mountains. In Baldwin, J. and Sitar, N. (eds.), Loma Prieta Earthquake: Engineering Geologic Perspectives. Association of Engineering Geologists Special Publication, 1: 25-42.

Bonnichsen, R., Bolen, C. W., Turner, M., Turner, J. C., Beatty, M. T. 1992: Hair from Mammoth Meadow II, southwestern Montana. Current Research in the Pleistocene, 9: 75-78.

Nelson, A. R., William F. Manley 1992: Holocene coseismic and aseismic uplift of Isla Mocha, South-Central Chile. Quaternary International, 15/16: 61-76.

Mark Williams 1992: Hydrologic flowpaths of snowpack runoff in a high-elevation catchment. Proceedings of the Western Snow Conference, 60: 103-112.

Mark WilliamsT. Nelson Caine 1992: Hydrologic similarities in continental and maritime alpine basins. In Morel-Seytoux, H.G. (ed.), Proceedings of the 12th Annual AGU Hydrology Days, pp. 338-351.

Alton C. Byers, Banskota 1992: Impacts of backcountry tourism on three sides of Everest. In Thorsell, J. (ed.), World Heritage Twenty Years Later. Gland and Cambridge: IUCN.

McCarthy, P., Andrews, M. 1992: Implementation of a U.S. polar bibliographic information system. In Lay, L. B., and Tipton, L. (eds.), International Sharing of Polar Information Resources. Proceedings of the 14th Polar Libraries Colloquy, May 3-7, 1992.

Andrews, M. 1992: Information-seeking behavior of scientists and graduate students at the Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research. In Lay, L. B. and Tipton, L. (eds.), International Sharing of Polar Information Resources. Proceedings of the 14th Polar Libraries Colloquy, May 3-7, 1992, pp. 250-270.

Bill Bowman 1992: Inputs and storage of nitrogen in winter snowpack in an alpine ecosystem. Arctic and Alpine Research, 24: 211-215.

Scott Elias, Van Devender, T. R. 1992: Insect fossil evidence of Late Quaternary environments in the northern Chihuahuan Desert of Texas and New Mexico: Comparisons with the paleobotanical record. The Southwestern Naturalist, 37(2): 101-116.

Diaz, H. F., Vera Markgraf 1992: Introduction. In Diaz, H. F. and Markgraf, V. (eds.), El Niño: Historical and Paleoclimatic Aspects of the Southern Oscillation. Cambridge University Press, pp. 1-4.

Andrews, M. 1992: Jerry Brown: Years of service to polar programs. Polar Libraries Bulletin, 42: 4.

Stravers, J., Gifford H. Miller, Kaufman, D. S. 1992: Late glacial ice margins and deglacial chronology for southeastern Baffin Island and Hudson Strait, Eastern Canadian Arctic. Canadian Journal Earth Sciences, 29: 1000-1017.

MacKay, W. P., Scott Elias 1992: Late Quaternary ant fossils from packrat middens (Hymenoptera: Fornicidae): Implications for climatic change in the Chihuahuan Desert. Psyche, 99(2-3): 169-184.

Scott Elias, Mead, J. I., Agenbroad, L. D. 1992: Late Quaternary arthropods from the Colorado plateau, Arizona and Utah. Great Basin Naturalist, 52: 59-67.

Scott Elias 1992: Late Quaternary beetle faunas of southwestern Alaska: Evidence of a refugium for mesic and hygrophilous species. Arctic and Alpine Research, 24: 133-144.

Scott Elias 1992: Late Quaternary zoogeography of the Chihuahuan Desert insect fauna, based on fossil records from packrat middens. Journal of Biogeography, 19: 285-298.

Overpeck, J. T., Webb, R. S., Webb, T., III 1992: Mapping eastern North American vegetation change over the past 18,000 years: No-analogs land the future. Geology, 20: 1071-1074.

Tim Seastedt, Parton, W. J., Ojima, D. S. 1992: Mass loss and nitrogen dynamics of decaying litter of grasslands: The apparent low nitrogen immobilization potential of root detritus. Canadian Journal of Botany, 70: 384-391. DOI: 10.1139/b92-052

Alan Fried, Henry, B., Ragazzi, R. A., Merrick, M., Stokes, J., Pyzdrowski, T., Sams, R. 1992: Measurement of carbonyl sulfide in automotive emissions and an assessment of its importance to the global sulfur cycle. Journal of Geophysical Research, 97: 14,621-14,634.

Braithwaite, R. J., W. Tad Pfeffer, Blatter, A., Humphrey, N. F. 1992: Meltwater refreezing in the accumulation area of the Greenland Ice Sheet, Pakitsoq region, summer 1991. In Current Research, Greenland Geological Survey Report of Activities, Report No. 155, pp. 13-17.

Shojaie, S. S., Krantz, W., Greenberg, A. R. 1992: Modeling and experiments studies of the formation of evaporatively cast dense polymeric films. In Guceri, S.I. (ed.), Proceedings: First International Conference on Transport Phenomena in Processing. Lancaster-Basel: Technomic Publishing Co., pp. 1469-1479.

T. Nelson Caine 1992: Modulation of the diurnal streamflow response by the seasonal snowcover of an alpine basin. Journal of Hydrology, 137: 245-260.

Taylor-Ide, D., Alton C. Byers, Campbell, J. G. 1992: Mountains, nations, parks and conservation: A case study of the Mt. Everest area. GeoJournal, 27(1): 105-112.

Halfpenny, J. C., Heffernan, M. W. 1992: Nutrient input to an alpine tundra: An aeolian insect component. The Southwestern Naturalist, 37: 247-251.

Detlev Helmig, Arey, J. 1992: Organic chemicals in the air at Whitaker's Forest/Sierra Nevada Mountains, California. Science of the Total Environment, 112(2-3): 233-250. DOI: 10.1016/0048-9697(92)90190-4

Kenny, R. 1992: Origin of disconformity dedolomite in the Martin Formation (Late Devonian, northern Arizona). Sedimentary Geology, 78: 137-146.

Kaufman, D. S., Gifford H. Miller 1992: Overview of amino acid geochronology. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, 102B: 199-204.

Scott Elias, Short, S. K. 1992: Paleoecology of an interglacial peat deposit, Nuyakuk, southwestern Alaska. Geographie Physique et Quaternaire, 46: 85-96.

Scott Elias, Short, S. K., Phillips, R. L. 1992: Paleoecology of late-glacial peats from the Bering Land Bridge, Chukchi Sea Shelf region, northwestern Alaska. Quaternary Research, 38: 371-378.

Bonnichsen, R., Beatty, M., Turner, M. D., Turner, J. C., Douglas, D. 1992: Paleoindian lithic procurement at the South Fork of Everson Creek, Southwestern Montana: A preliminary statement. In Stanford, D. J. and Day, J. S. (eds.), Ice Age Hunters of the Rockies. Denver Museum of Natural History and University Press of Colorado, pp. 285-321.

Monson, R. D., Smith, S. D., Gehring, J. L., Bill Bowman, Szarek, S. R. 1992: Physiological differentiation within an Encelia farinosa population along a short topographic gradient in the Sonoran Desert. Functional Ecology, 6: 751-

Gifford H. Miller, Beaumont, P. B., Jull, A. J. T., Johnson, B. J. 1992: Pleistocene geochronology and palaeothermometry from protein diagenesis in ostrich eggshells: Implications for the evolution of modern humans. Philosophical Transransactions of the Royal Society of London B, 337: 149-157.

Andrews, M. 1992: Polar Libraries Colloquy and PolarPac. In Fuseler, E. and Wiist, N. (eds.), The Aquatic Environment: Description, Management, Conservation. Proceedings of the 17th Annual Conference [IAMSLIC], pp. 37-44.

Kaufman, D. S., Williams, K. M. 1992: Radiocarbon date list VII: Baffin Island, N.W.T., Canada. Colorado. University. Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research. Occasional Paper no. 48. 82 pp.

Anderson, P., Gifford H. Miller, LIGA members (25) 1992: Report of the 1st discussion group: The last interglacial in high latitudes of the Northern Hemisphere: Terrestrial and marine evidence. Quaternary International, 10-12: 9-28.

T. Nelson Caine 1992: Sediment transfer on the floor of the Martinelli snowpatch, Colorado Front Range, U.S.A. Geografiska Annaler, 74A: 133-144.

John T. Andrews 1992: Sedimentary geofluxes, global. Encyclopedia of Earth System Science. Academic Press, vol. 4, pp. 93-101.

Kenny, R., Krinsley, D. H. 1992: Silicified Mississippian paleosol microstructures: Evidence for ancient microbial-soil associations. Scanning Microscopy International, 6(2): 359-366.

Todd, T. C., James, S. W., Tim Seastedt 1992: Soil invertebrate and plant responses to mowing and carbofuran application in a North American tallgrass prairie. Plant and Soil, 144: 117-124. DOI: 10.1007/BF00018852

Alton C. Byers 1992: Soil loss and sediment transport during the storms and landslides of May 1988 in Ruhengeri Prefecture, Rwanda. Natural Hazards, 5(3): 279-292. DOI: 10.1007/BF00125232

Mark Williams, Tonnessen, K. A., Melack, J. M., Daqing, Y. 1992: Sources and spatial variation of the chemical composition of snow in the Tien Shan, China. Annals of Glaciology, 16: 25-32.

T. Nelson Caine 1992: Spatial patterns of geochemical denudation in a Colorado alpine environment. In Dixon, J. C. and Abrahams, A. D. (eds.), Periglacial Geomorphology. John Wiley and Sons Ltd., 63-88.

Johnson, B. J., Fogel, M., Gifford H. Miller 1992: Stable isotopes in fossil ostrich eggshell. Carnegie Institution of Washington Year Book 91: 97.

W. Tad Pfeffer 1992: Stress-induced foliation in the terminus of Variegated Glacier, Alaska, U.S.A., formed during the 1982-83 surge. Journal of Glaciology, 38(129): 213-222.

Scott J. Lehman, Keigwin, L. D. 1992: Sudden changes in North Atlantic circulation during the last deglaciation. Nature, 356: 757-762. DOI: 10.1038/356757a0

Shen, G. T., Cole, J. E., Lea, D. W., Linn, L. J., McConnaughey, T. A., Fairbanks, R. G. 1992: Surface ocean variability at Galapagos from 1936-1982: Calibration of geochemical tracers in corals. Paleoceanography, 7(5): 563-588.

Reimnitz, E., Marincovich, L., Jr., McCormick, M., Briggs, W. M. 1992: Suspension freezing of bottom sediment and biota in the Northwest Passage and implications for Arctic Ocean sediment. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, 29: 693-703.

Diaz, H. F., Vera Markgraf, Hughes, M. K. 1992: Synthesis and future prospects. In Diaz, H. F. and Markgraf, V. (eds.), El Niño: Historical and Paleoclimatic Aspects of the Southern Oscillation. Cambridge University Press, pp. 463-470.

Lucchitta, B. K., McEwen, A. S., Gary Clow, Geissler, P. E., Singer, R. B., Schultz, R. A., Squyres, S. W. 1992: The canyon system on Mars. In Kieffer, H. H., Jakosky, B. K., Snyder, C. W., and Matthews, M. S. (eds.), Mars. Tucson, Arizona: University of Arizona Press, 453-492.

Mienert, J., John T. Andrews, Milliman, J. D. 1992: The East Greenland continental margin (65°N) since the last deglaciation: Changes in seafloor properties and ocean circulation. Marine Geology, 106: 217-238.

Gary Clow 1992: The extent of temporal smearing in surface-temperature histories derived from borehole temperature measurements. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 98(2-4): 81-86. DOI: 10.1016/0031-0182(92)90189-C

Henry, D. O., Gifford H. Miller 1992: The implications of amino acid racemization dates of Levantine Mousterian deposits in southern Jordan. Paleorient, 18(2): 45-52.

Brunstein, F. C., Yamaguchi, D. K. 1992: The oldest known Rocky Mountain bristlecone pines (Pinus aristata Engelm.). Arctic and Alpine Research, 24(3): 253-256.

Anne Jennings, Forman, S. L. 1992: Thermoluminescence properties of a deglacial marine sequence from Cumberland Sound, Arctic Canada: Sedimentologic and geochronologic implications. Marine Geology, 103: 111-123.

Gifford H. Miller, Funder, S., de Vernal, A., John T. Andrews 1992: Timing and character of the last interglacial-glacial transition in the eastern Canadian Arctic and northwest Greenland. In Clark, P. U. and Lea, P. D., eds., The Last Interglacial-Glacial Transition in North America. Boulder, Colorado: Geological Society of America Special Paper 270, 223-231.

Townsend, A. R., Vitousek, P. M., Holland, E. A. 1992: Tropical soils could dominate the short-term carbon cycle feedbacks to increased global temperatures. Climatic Change, 22(4): 293-303. DOI: 10.1007/BF00142430

Gifford H. Miller, de Vernal, A. 1992: Will greenhouse warming lead to Northern Hemisphere ice-sheet growth?. Nature, 355: 244-246.