14 (2): U.S. Earth System History Science

Eds: Brigham-Grette J, Kull C & Kiefer T

, vol. 14(2), 2006

https://doi.org/10.22498/pages.14.2

The short articles presented in this issue of PAGES news were volunteered primarily by researchers funded by the US NSF's Earth System History (ESH) program. They represent a small cross-section of the range of science address by the cross-disciplinary ESH initiative.

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Individual Newsletter Articles

Announcements

> Inside PAGES [p.3]
Special Section: U.S. Earth System History Science

Editorial

> U.S. Earth System History Program in Transition [p.2]
J. BRIGHAM-GRETTE

Science Highlights

> Climate-related changes in export production off the Pacific coast of Mexico during the last deglaciation [p.6-7]
R. F. ANDERSON, M. Q. FLEISHER AND P. W. KUBIK

> Is there a pervasive Holocene ice-rafted debris (IRD) signal in the northern North Atlantic? The answer appears to be either no, or it depends on the proxy! [p.7-9]
J. T. ANDREWS, A. E. JENNINGS, M. MOROS, C. HILLAIRE-MARCEL AND D. EBERL

> Progress in the study of Asian Monsoon climate dynamics using dendrochronology [p.10-11]
B. M. BUCKLEY, R. D. D’ARRIGO, E. R. COOK, G. C. JACOBY, W. E. WRIGHT

> Solar forcing of the tropical Pacifi c climate and impacts over North America for the last millennium [p.12-14]
A. C. CLEMENT, J.N EMILE-GEAY, R. SEAGER, M. CANE AND M. N. EVANS

> The mystery interval 17.5 to 14.5 kyrs ago [p.14-16]
G. H. DENTON, W. S. BROECKER AND R. B. ALLEY

> Delayed onset of the South American Summer Monsoon during the Last Glacial Maximum [p.17-18]
K. H. COOK AND E. K. VIZY

> Large lake drilling projects supported by U.S. National Science Foundation Earth Systems History Program [p.19-20]
S. FRITZ, T. JOHNSON, P. BAKER, S. COLMAN, W. DEAN AND J. PECK

> Oak growth in Midwestern North America linked with post glacial climate epochs in the North Atlantic [p.21-22]
R. P. GUYETTE, M. C. STAMBAUGH, A. LUPO, R.-M. MUZIKA AND D. C. DEY

> Consolidating high- and low-resolution information from different sources into a Northern Hemisphere climate reconstruction [p.22-24]
S. HUANG

> Can models of abrupt climate change be tested from sea level reconstructions? [p.24-26]
C. JACKSON, Y. LIU AND O. MARCHAL

> Late Holocene hydrological variability in ombrotrophic peatlands of eastern North America [p.26-28]
S. T. JACKSON, R. K. BOOTH, Y. HUANG, E. G. PENDALL, J. E. NICHOLS, T. A. MINCKLEY AND M. TAYLOR

Open Section Science Highlights

> San Valentin glacier ice core (Chilean Patagonia) – Filling the gap between Central Andes and Antarctica [p.29-30]
P. GINOT, F. VIMEUX, M. DE ANGELIS AND O. MAGAND

> Sediment, pollen and isotope evidence for an Early to Mid-Holocene humid period in the desert of Yemen [p.30-32]
A.-M. LÉZINE, C. ROBERT, J.-F. SALIÈGE AND J.-J. TIERCELIN

> A better climate for human evolution [p.32-34]
M. H. TRAUTH, M. A. MASLIN, A. DEINO AND M. R. STRECKER

> Surface temperature reconstructions for the last 2000 years [p.34-36]
G. R. NORTH AND I. KRAUCUNAS

Program News

> DAYACLIM: A northern Sahara desert climate change project [p.4]

Workshop Reports

> The HOLIVAR Open Science Meeting [p.37-38]

> PAGES/CLIVAR workshop on past millennia climate variability – synthesis and outlook [p.38-39]

> ICDP workshop PASADO: Deep drilling at Laguna Potrok Aike, a maar lake in southern Argentina [p.39-40]

> Climate change: A multi-dimensional challenge [p.40-41]

> New trends in Geomorphology – systems-based understanding of long term man-landscape interactions [p.41-42]

> Linkage between marine and terrestrial processes during past rapid climatic changes [p.42-43]

> Monitoring Indonesian throughflow variability: Challenges and perspectives [p.43]

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