Department of Geosciences Environmental Studies Laboratory : Publications

 

All references cited throughout the Environmental Studies Laboratory website are alphabetically listed below. In addition to abstract and reprint links for each reference, links to related research foci are also provided.


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Alley, R.B., J. Marotzke, W.D. Nordhaus, J.T. Overpeck, D.M. Peteet, R.A. Pielke, Jr., R.T. Pierrehumbert, P.B. Rhines, T.F. Stocker, L.D. Talley, and J.M. Wallace. 2003. Abrupt climate change. Science 299: 2005-2010.

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Abrupt Climate Change

Anderson, D.M., J.T. Overpeck, and A.K. Gupta. 2002. Increase in the Asian southwest monsoon during the past four centuries. Science 297: 596-599.

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Asian Monsoon Dynamics

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Black, D.E., L.C. Peterson, J.T. Overpeck, A. Kaplan, M. Evans, and M. Kashgarian. 1999. Eight centuries of North Atlantic Ocean variability. Science 286: 1709-1713.

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Atlantic Variability

Bradley, R. and 14 others. 1991. Global change: The last 2000 years. In: Global Changes of the Past, R. Bradley, ed., UCAR/Office for Interdisciplinary Earth Studies, Boulder, CO, pp. 11-24.

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General Paleoenvironmental Science

Brooks, K., C.A. Scholz, J.W. King, J. Peck, J.T. Overpeck, J.M. Russell, and P.Y.O. Amoako. 2005. Late-Quaternary lowstands of lake Bosumtwi, Ghana: evidence from high-resolution seismic-reflection and sediment-core data. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 216: 235-249.

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Northern African Climate Dynamics

Brusca, R.C, J.F. Wiens, W.M. Meyer, J. Eble, K. Franklin, J.T. Overpeck, and W. Moore. 2013. Dramatic response to climate change in the Southwest: Robert Whittaker's 1963 Arizona Mountain plant transect revisited. Ecology and Evolution DOI: 10.1002/ece3.720.

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Climate-induced Vegetation Change: Past and Future

Bush, M.B., P.A. Colinvaux, M. Steinitz-Kannan, J.T. Overpeck, J. Sachs, J. Cole, A. Collins, J. Conroy, A. Restrepo, and Z. Zhang. 2010. Forty years of paleoecology in the Galapagos. Galapagos Research 67: 55-61.

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Tropical Pacific Variability

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Clark, J.S., J.T. Overpeck, T. Webb III, and W. Patterson III. 1986. Pollen stratigraphic correlation and dating of barrier-beach peat sections. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 47: 145-168.

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Climate-induced Vegetation Change: Past and Future

Climate Scientists D. Battisti, W.E. Easterling, C. Field, I. Fung, J.E. Hansen, J. Harte, E. Kalnay, D. Kirk-Davidoff, P.A. Matson, J.C. McWilliams, M.J. Molina, J.T. Overpeck, F.S. Rowland, J.L. Russell, S.R. Saleska, E. Sarachik, J.M. Wallace, and S.C. Wofsy. 2006. Brief of Amici Curiae filed with the U.S. Supreme Court in support petition to hear case on U.S. EPA's regulation of greenhouse gases as pollutants.

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Cole, J.E., J.T. Overpeck, and E.R. Cook. 2002. Multiyear La Niña events and persistent drought in the contiguous United States. Geophysical Research Letters 29: 10.1029/2001GL013561.

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North American Drought Variability | Tropical Pacific Variability

Conroy, J.L., J.T. Overpeck, J.E. Cole, T.M. Shanahan, and M. Steinitz-Kannan. 2008. Holocene changes in eastern tropical Pacific climate inferred from a Galápagos lake sediment record. Quaternary Science Reviews 27: 1166-1180.

Conroy, J.L., J.T. Overpeck, J.E. Cole, and M. Steinitz-Kannan. 2009. Variable oceanic influences on western North American drought over the last 1200 years. Geophysical Research Letters 36: 10.1029/2009GL039558.

Conroy, J.L., A. Restrepo, J.T. Overpeck, M. Steinitz-Kannan, J.E. Cole, M.B. Bush, and P.A. Colinvaux. 2009. Unprecedented recent warming of surface temperatures in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean. Nature Geoscience 2: 46-50.

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Fallu, M-A., R. Pienitz, I. Walker, and J. Overpeck. 2004. AMS 14-C dating of tundra lake sediments using chironomid head capsules. Journal of Paleolimnology 31: 11-22.

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Arctic System Variability

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Gupta, A.K., D.M. Anderson, and J.T. Overpeck. 2003. Abrupt changes in the Asian southwest monsoon during the Holocene and their links to the North Atlantic Ocean. Nature 421: 354-357.

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Asian Monsoon Dynamics

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Hughen, K., S. Lehman, J. Southon, J. Overpeck, O. Marchal, C. Herring, and J. Turnbull. 2004. 14C activity and global carbon cycle changes over the past 50,000 years. Science 303: 202-207.

Hughen, K.A., J.T. Overpeck, and R.F. Anderson. 2000. Recent warming in a 500-year palaeotemperature record from varved sediments, Upper Soper Lake, Baffin Island, Canada. Holocene 10: 9-19.

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Arctic System Variability

Hughen, K.A., J.T. Overpeck, R.F. Anderson, and K.M. Williams. 1996. The potential for palaeoclimatic records from varved Arctic lake sediments: Baffin Island, eastern Canadian Arctic. In: Paleoclimatology and Palaeoceanography from Laminated Sediments, A. Kemp, ed., Special Publications of the Geological Society of London, No. 116, pp. 57-71.

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Arctic System Variability

Hughen, K.A., J.T. Overpeck, S.J. Lehman, M. Kashgarian, and J.R. Southon. 1998. A new C-14 calibration data set for the last deglaciation based on marine varves. Radiocarbon 40: 483-494.

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Geochronology

Hughen, K.A., J.T. Overpeck, L.C. Peterson, and R.F. Anderson. 1996. The nature of varved sedimentation in the Cariaco Basin, Venezuela, and its palaeoclimatic significance. In: Palaeoclimatology and Palaeoceanography from Laminated Sediments, A. Kemp, ed., Special Publications of the Geological Society of London, No. 116, pp. 171-183.

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Atlantic Variability

Hughen, K.A., J.T. Overpeck, L.C. Peterson, and S. Trumbore. 1996. Rapid climate changes in the tropical Atlantic region during the last deglaciation. Nature 380: 51-54.

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Abrupt Climate Change | Atlantic Variability

Hughen, K.A., J.R. Southon, S.J. Lehman, and J.T. Overpeck. 2000. Synchronous radiocarbon and climate shifts during the last deglaciation. Science 290: 1951-1954.

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Abrupt Climate Change | Atlantic Variability | Geochronology

Hughen, K.A., J. Southon, L.C. Peterson, R. Alley, D.M. Sigman, J.T. Overpeck, S.J. Lehman, and M. Kashgarian. 1998. Deglacial changes in ocean circulation from an extended radiocarbon calibration. Nature 391: 65-68.

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Abrupt Climate Change | Atlantic Variability | Geochronology

Huntington, H.P., M. Boyle, G. Flowers, J. Weatherly, L. Hamilton, C. Gerlach, R. Zulueta, C. Nicolson, and J. Overpeck. 2005. The influence of human activity in the Arctic on climate and climate impacts. Climatic Change (submitted).

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Jackson, S.T. and J.T. Overpeck. 2000. Responses of plant populations and communities to environmental changes of the late Quaternary. In: Deep Time: Paleobiology's Perspective, D.H. Erwin and S.L. Wing, eds., Paleobiology 26 (Supplement No. 4): 194-220.

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Climate-induced Vegetation Change: Past and Future

Jackson, S.T., J.T. Overpeck, T. Webb, S.E. Keattch, and K.H. Anderson. 1997. Mapped plant macrofossil and pollen records of late Quaternary vegetation change in eastern North America. Quaternary Science Reviews 16: 1-70.

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Climate-induced Vegetation Change: Past and Future

Jackson, S.T., R.S. Webb, K.H. Anderson, J.T. Overpeck, T. Webb, J. Williams, and B.C.S. Hansen. 2000. Vegetation and environment in eastern North America during the Last Glacial Maximum. Quaternary Science Reviews 19: 489-508.

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Climate-induced Vegetation Change: Past and Future

Jones, P.D., K.R. Briffa, T.J. Osborn, J.M. Lough, T.D. van Ommen, B.M. Vinther, J. Luterbacher, E.R. Wahl, F.W. Zwiers, M.E. Mann, G.A. Schmidt, C.M. Ammann, B.M. Buckley, K.M. Cobb, J. Esper, H. Goosse, N. Graham, E. Jansen, T. Kiefer, C. Kull, M. Küttel, E. Mosley-Thompson, J.T. Overpeck, N. Riedwyl, M. Schulz, A.W. Tudhope, R. Villalba, H. Wanner, E. Wolff, and E. Xoplaki. 2009. High-resolution palaeoclimatology of the last millennium: A review of current status and ruture prospects. The Holocene 19: 3-49.

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Kaufman, D.S., D.P. Schneider, N.P. McKay, C.M. Ammann, R.S. Bradley, K.R. Briffa, G.H. Miller, B.L. Otto-Bliesner, J.T. Overpeck, B.M. Vinther, and Arctic Lakes 2k Project Members. 2009. Recent warming reverses long-term Arctic cooling. Science 325: 1236-1239.

Kerwin, M.W., J.T. Overpeck, R.S. Webb, and K.H. Anderson. 2004. Pollen-based summer temperature reconstructions for the eastern Canadian boreal forest, subarctic, and Arctic. Quaternary Science Reviews 23: 1901-1924.

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Arctic System Variability | Climate Sensitivity | Climate-induced Vegetation Change: Past and Future

Kerwin, M., J.T. Overpeck, R.S. Webb, A. DeVernal, D.H. Rind, and R.J. Healy. 1999. The role of oceanic forcing in mid-Holocene Northern Hemisphere climatic change. Paleoceanography 14: 200-210.

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Arctic System Variability | Climate Sensitivity

Koeberl, C., B. Milkereit, J.T. Overpeck, C.A. Scholz, P.Y.O. Amoako, D. Boamah, S. Danuor, T. Karp, J. Kueck, R.E. Hecky, J.W. King, and J.A. Peck. 2007. An international and multidisciplinary drilling project into a young complex impact structure: The 2004 ICDP Bosumtwi Crater Drilling Project - An overview. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 42: 483-511.

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Atlantic Variability | Northern African Climate Dynamics

Koeberl, C., B. Milkereit, J.T. Overpeck, C.A. Scholz, W.U. Reimold, L. Ferriere, L. Coney, and J.A. Peck. 2007. Results of the 2004 ICDP Bosumtwi impact crater, Ghana, drilling project. DOSECC Newsletter 5: 1-4.

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Lenart, M., G. Garfin, and J. Overpeck. 2004. The heat is on. sonorensis 24: 20-29.

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Regional Climate Science and Assessment

Lin, H-l., L.C. Peterson, J.T. Overpeck, S. Trumbore, and D.W. Murray. 1997. Late Quaternary climate change from delta O-18 records of multiple species of planktonic foraminifera: High-resolution records from the anoxic Cariaco Basin, Venezuela. Paleoceanography 12: 415-427.

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Atlantic Variability

Liu, K-b., C. Shen, L. Tang, Z. Yao, and J.T. Overpeck. 2003. Modern pollen rain in the Tibetan Plateau. Journal of Biogeography (submitted).

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Asian Monsoon Dynamics

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Mangan, J.M, J.T. Overpeck, R.S. Webb, C. Wessman, and A.F.H. Goetz. 2004. Response of Nebraska Sand Hills natural vegetation to drought, fire, grazing, and plant functional type shifts as simulated by the CENTURY model. Climatic Change 63: 49-90.

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Climate-Vegetation-Wildfire (Disturbance) Interactions | North American Drought Variability

Mann, M.E., C.M. Ammann, R.S. Bradley, K.R. Briffa, T.J. Crowley, M.K. Hughes, P.D. Jones, M. Oppenheimer, T.J. Osborn, J.T. Overpeck, S. Rutherford, K.E. Trenberth, and T.M.L. Wigley. 2003. On past temperatures and anomalous late-20th century warmth. EOS 84: 256 (solicited forum article).

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Climate Forcing and Change of the Last 1000 Years

Mann, M.E., E. Gille, R. S. Bradley, M. K. Hughes, J. Overpeck, F. T. Keimig, and W. Gross. 2000. Global temperature patterns in past centuries: An interactive presentation. Earth Interactions 4: paper number 4 (electronic journal).

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Climate Forcing and Change of the Last 1000 Years

McKay, N.P., J.T. Overpeck, and B.L. Otto-Bliesner. 2011. The role of ocean thermal expansion in Last Interglacial sea level rise. Geophysical Research Letters 38: L14605 10.1029/2011GL048280.

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Climate Change and Sea Level

Melillo, J.M and 33 others. 1996. Terrestrial biotic responses to environmental change and feedbacks to climate. In: Climate Change 1995 (IPCC Assessment), J.T. Houghton et al., eds., Cambridge University Press, pp. 445-481.

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Climate Sensitivity | Climate-induced Vegetation Change: Past and Future

Miller, M.L., and J.T. Overpeck. 2010. Climate change and the practice of law. Arizona Attorney October 2010: 30-37.

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Regional Climate Science and Assessment

Moore, J.J., K.A Hughen, G.H. Miller, and J.T. Overpeck. 2001. Little Ice Age recorded in summer temperature reconstruction from varved sediments of Donard Lake, Baffin Island, Canada. Journal of Paleolimnology 25: 503-517.

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Arctic System Variability

Morehouse, B., G. Christopherson, M. Crimmins, B. Orr, J. Overpeck, T. Swetnam, and S. Yool. 2006. Modeling interactions among wildland fire, climate and society in the context of climatic variability and change in the southwest US. In: Regional Climate Change and Variability, M. Ruth, K. Donaghy, and P. Kirshen, eds., Edward Elgar Publishing, pp. 58-78.

Morrill, C., J.T. Overpeck, and J.E. Cole. 2003. A synthesis of abrupt changes in the Asian summer monsoon since the last deglaciation. The Holocene 13: 465-476.

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Asian Monsoon Dynamics

Morrill, C., J.T. Overpeck, J.E. Cole, K-b Liu, C. Shen, and L. Tang. 2005. Holocene variations in the Asian monsoon inferred from the geochemistry of lake sediments in central Tibet. Quaternary Research (in press).

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Asian Monsoon Dynamics

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National Research Council (J. Overpeck is a co-author). 2008. Ecological Impacts of Climate Change. National Academy Press, Washington, D.C., 70 pp.

National Research Council (J. Overpeck is a co-author). 2003. Government Data Centers: Meeting Increasing Demands. National Academy Press, Washington, D.C., 56 pp.

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National Research Council (J. Overpeck is a co-author). 2002. Abrupt Climate Change: Inevitable Surprises, National Academy Press, Washington D.C., 182 pp.

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Abrupt Climate Change

Neff, J.C., A.P. Ballantyne, G.L. Farmer, N.M. Mahowald, J.L. Conroy, C.C. Landry, J.T. Overpeck, T.H. Painter, C.R. Lawrence, and R.L. Reynolds. 2008. Increasing eolian dust deposition in the western United States linked to human activity. Nature Geoscience 1: 189-195.

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Orr, B.J., W. Grunberg, A.B. Cockerham, A.Y. Thwaits, S.H. Severson, N.M.D. Lerman, R.M. Miller, M. Haseltine, B.J. Morehouse, J.T. Overpeck, S.R. Yool, T.W. Swetnam, and G.L. Christopherson. 2005. An on-line interface for integrated modeling of wildfire, climate and society for strategic planning for the sky islands. In: Proceedings of the 5th Conference on Research and Resource Management in Southwestern Deserts – Biodiversity and Management of the Madrean Archipelago II: Connecting Mountain Islands and Desert Seas, May 11-15, 2004, Tucson, AZ, G.J. Gottfried, B.S. Gebow, L.G. Eskew, and C. Edminster, eds., USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Fort Collins, CO, pp. 469-473.

Otto-Bliesner, B.L., J. Marshall, J.T. Overpeck, G.H. Miller, A. Hu, and CAPE Last Interglacial Project members. 2006. Simulating Arctic climate warmth and icefield retreat in the Last Interglaciation. Science 311: 1751-1753.

Overpeck, J., D. Anderson, S. Trumbore, and W. Prell. 1996. The southwest Indian monsoon over the last 18,000 years. Climate Dynamics 12: 213-225.

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Asian Monsoon Dynamics

Overpeck, J., J. Cole, and P. Bartlein. 2005. A "paleoperspective" on climate variability and change. In: Climate Change and Biodiversity, T. Lovejoy and L. Hannah, eds., Yale University Press, pp. 91-108.

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Climate-induced Vegetation Change

Overpeck, J., K.B. Liu, C. Morrill, J. Cole, C. Shen, D. Anderson, and L. Tang. 2005. Holocene environmental change in the Himalayan-Tibetan Plateau region: Lake sediments and the future. In: Global Change and Mountain Regions: An overview of current knowledge, U.M. Huber, H.K.M. Bugmann, and M.A. Reasoner, eds., Springer, Netherlands, pp. 83-92.

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Asian Monsoon Dynamics

Overpeck, J. and K. Trenberth. 2004. “CLIVAR/PAGES/IPCC Workshop: A multi-millennia perspective on drought and implications for the future.” Workshop Report. UCAR, Boulder, CO.

Overpeck, J. and B. Udall. 2010. Dry times ahead. Science 328: 1642-1643.

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Regional Climate Science and Assessment

Overpeck, J.T. 2000. Climate surprises. In: Forces of Change: A New View of Nature, D. Botkin et al., eds., Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC, pp. 33-40.

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Abrupt Climate Change

Overpeck, J.T. 2000. The hole record. Nature 403: 714-715.

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Climate Forcing and Change of the Last 1000 Years | Climate Sensitivity

Overpeck, J.T. 1996. Varved sediment records of recent seasonal to millennial-scale environmental variability. In: Climatic Variations and Forcing Mechanisms of the Last 2,000 Years, P.D. Jones, R.S. Bradley, and J. Jouzel, eds., Springer-Verlag, Berlin, pp. 479-598.

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Geochronology

Overpeck, J.T. 1996. Warm climate surprises. Science 271: 1820-1821.

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Abrupt Climate Change

Overpeck, J.T. 1995. Paleoclimatology and climate system dynamics. Reviews of Geophysics 33 (supplement): 863-871.

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General Paleoenvironmental Science

Overpeck, J.T. 1993. The past as a key indicator for assessing future climate-induced ecologic change. In: Ecological Indicators, McKensie, ed., Elsevier, Essex, England, pp. 1089-1096.

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Climate-induced Vegetation Change: Past and Future

Overpeck, J.T. 1993. The role and response of continental vegetation in the global climate system. In: Global Changes in the Perspective of the Past, J.A. Eddy and H. Oeschger, eds., J. Wiley and Sons, New York, pp. 221-238.

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Climate Sensitivity | Climate-induced Vegetation Change: Past and Future

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

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General Paleoenvironmental Science

Overpeck, J.T. 1987. Pollen time series and Holocene climate variability of the Midwest United States. In: Abrupt Climatic Change - Evidence and Implications, W.H. Berger and L.D. Labeyrie, eds., D. Reidel Publishing Co., Holland, pp. 137-143.

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Climate-induced Vegetation Change: Past and Future | North American Drought Variability

Overpeck, J.T. 1985. A pollen study of a late Quaternary peat bog: south-central Adirondack Mountains, New York. Geological Society of America Bulletin 96:145-154.

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Climate-induced Vegetation Change: Past and Future

Overpeck, J.T. and 17 others. 1997. Arctic environmental change of the last four centuries. Science 278: 1251-1256.

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Arctic System Variability | Climate Forcing and Change of the Last 1000 Years

Overpeck, J.T. and P.J. Bartlein. 1989. Assessing the response of vegetation to future climate change: ecological response surfaces and paleoecological model validation. In: The Potential Effects of Global Climate Change on the United States, J.B. Smith and D.A. Tirpak, eds., U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington D.C., EPA-230-05-89-50/60.

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Climate-induced Vegetation Change: Past and Future

Overpeck, J.T., P.J. Bartlein, and T. Webb. 1991. Potential magnitude of future vegetation change in eastern North America: comparisons with the past. Science 254: 692-695.

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Climate-induced Vegetation Change: Past and Future

Overpeck, J.T. and J.E. Cole. 2006. Abrupt change in Earth's climate system. Annual Review of Environment and Resources 31: 1-31.

Overpeck, J.T., B.L. Otto-Bliesner, G.H. Miller, D.R. Muhs, R.B. Alley, and J.T. Kiehl. 2006. Paleoclimatic evidence for future ice-sheet instability and rapid sea-level rise. Science 311: 1747-1750.

Overpeck, J.T., L.C. Peterson, N. Kipp, J. Imbrie, and D. Rind. 1989. Climate change in the circum-North Atlantic region during the last deglaciation. Nature 338: 553-557.

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Abrupt Climate Change | Atlantic Variability

Overpeck, J.T., D. Rind, and R. Goldberg. 1990. Climate-induced changes in forest disturbance and vegetation. Nature 343: 51-53.

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Climate-Vegetation-Wildfire (Disturbance) Interactions

Overpeck, J.T., D. Rind, A. Lacis, and R. Healy. 1996. Possible role of dust-induced regional warming in abrupt climate change during the last glacial period. Nature 384: 447-449.

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Abrupt Climate Change

Overpeck, J.T., M. Strum, J.A. Francis, D.K. Perovich, M.C. Serreze, and 16 others. 2005. Arctic system on trajectory to new, seasonally ice-free state. EOS 86: 309, 312-313.

Overpeck, J.T. and R.S. Webb. 2000. Nonglacial rapid climate events: Past and future. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 97: 1335-1338.

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Abrupt Climate Change

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

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Climate-induced Vegetation Change: Past and Future

Overpeck, J.T., T. Webb III, and I.C. Prentice. 1985. Quantitative interpretation of fossil pollen spectra: dissimilarity coefficients and the method of modern analogs. Quaternary Research 23: 87-108.

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Climate-induced Vegetation Change: Past and Future

Overpeck, J.T. and J.L. Weiss. 2009. Projections of future sea level becoming more dire. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 106: 21461-21462.

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Climate Change and Sea Level

Overpeck, J.T., C. Whitlock, and B. Huntley. 2003. Terrestrial biosphere dynamics in the climate system: past and future. In: Paleoclimate, Global Change and the Future (IGBP Synthesis Volume), K. Alverson, R. Bradley, and T. Pedersen, eds., Springer-Verglag, Berlin, pp. 81-111.

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Climate-induced Vegetation Change: Past and Future

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Parris, A., P. Bromirski, V. Burkett, D. Cayan, M. Culver, J. Hall, R. Horton, K. Knuuti, R. Moss, J. Obeysekera, A. Sallenger, and J. Weiss. 2012. Global Sea Level Rise Scenarios for the US National Climate Assessment. NOAA Tech Memo OAR CPO-1, 37 pp.

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Peck, J.A., R.R. Green, T. Shanahan, J.W. King, J.T. Overpeck, and C.A. Scholz. 2004. A magnetic mineral record of Late Quaternary tropical climate variability from Lake Bosumtwi, Ghana. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 215: 37-57.

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Northern African Climate Dynamics

Peck, J., C. Koeberl, J. King, B. Milkereit, J. Overpeck, and C. Scholz. 2005. The Lake Bosumtwi drilling project: initial report. Limnology Division Newsletter 2: 3-7.

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Northern African Climate Dynamics

Peltier, W.R., C.A. Burga, J.-C. Duplessy, K. Herterich, I. Levin, E. Maier-Reimer, M. McElroy, J.T. Overpeck, D. Raynaud, and U. Siegenthaler. 1993. How can we use paleodata for evaluating the internal variability and feedbacks in the climate system? In: Global Changes in the Perspective of the Past, J.A. Eddy and H. Oeschger, eds., J. Wiley and Sons, New York, pp. 239-262.

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Climate Sensitivity | General Paleoenvironmental Science

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

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Abrupt Climate Change | Atlantic Variability

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Restrepo, A., P. Colinvaux, M. Bush, A. Correa-Metrio, J. Conroy, M.R. Gardener, P. Jaramillo, M. Steinitz-Kannan, and J. Overpeck. 2012. Impacts of climate variability and human colonization on the vegetation of the Galápagos Islands. Ecology 93: 1853-1866.

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Climate-induced Vegetation Change: Past and Future | Tropical Pacific Variability

Rind, D. and J. Overpeck. 1995. Modeling the possible causes of decadal-to -millennial-scale variability. In: The Natural Variability of the Climate System on Decade-to-century Time-scales, National Academy of Sciences Press, pp. 187-197.

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Climate Forcing and Change of the Last 1000 Years | General Paleoenvironmental Science

Rind, D. and J. Overpeck. 1993. Hypothesized causes of decade- to century-scale climatic variability: Climate model results. Quaternary Science Reviews 12: 357-374.

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Climate Forcing and Change of the Last 1000 Years | General Paleoenvironmental Science

Robertson, A.D., J.T. Overpeck, D. Rind, E. Mosley-Thompson, G.A. Zielinski, J.L. Lean, D. Koch, J.E. Penner, I. Tegen, and R. Healy. 2001. Hypothesized climate forcing time series for the last 500 years. Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres 106: 14783-14803.

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Climate Forcing and Change of the Last 1000 Years | Climate Sensitivity

Routson, C.C., C.A. Woodhouse, and J.T. Overpeck. 2011. Second century megadrought in the Rio Grande headwaters, Colorado: How unusual was medieval drought? Geophysical Research Letters 38: L22703 10.1029/2011GL050015.

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North American Drought Variability

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Sauer, P.E., G.H. Miller, and J.T. Overpeck. 2001. Oxygen isotope ratios of organic matter in arctic lakes as a paleoclimate proxy: field and laboratory investigations. Journal of Paleolimnology 25: 43-64.

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Arctic System Variability

Scholz, C.A., T.C. Johnson, A.S. Cohen, J.W. King, J.A. Peck, J.T. Overpeck, M.R. Talbot, E.T. Brown, L. Kalindekafe, P.Y.O. Amoako, R.P. Lyons, T.M. Shanahan, I.S. Castañeda, C.W. Heil, S.L. Forman, L.R. McHargue, K.R. Beuning, J. Gomez, and J. Pierson. 2007. East African megadroughts between 135 and 75 thousand years ago and bearing on early-modern human origins. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 10.1073/pnas.0703874104.

Shanahan, T.M., J.T. Overpeck, K.J. Anchukaitis, J.W. Beck, J.E. Cole, D.L. Dettman, J.A. Peck, C.A. Scholz, and J.W. King. 2009. Atlantic forcing of persistent drought in West Africa. Science 324: 377-380.

Shanahan, T.M., J.T. Overpeck, J.W. Beck, C.W. Wheeler, J.A. Peck, J.W. King, and C.A. Scholz. 2008. The formation of biogeochemical laminations in Lake Bosumtwi, Ghana, and their usefulness as indicators of past environmental changes. Journal of Paleolimnology, 40: 339-355.

Shanahan, T.M., J.T. Overpeck, J.B. Hubeny, J. King, F.S. Hu, K. Hughen, G. Miller, and J. Black. 2008. Scanning micro-X-ray fluorescence elemental mapping: A new tool for the study of laminated sediment records. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 9: 10.1029/2007GC001800.

Shanahan, T.M., J.T. Overpeck, C.A. Scholz, J.W. Beck, J. Peck, and J.W. King. 2008. Abrupt changes in the water balance of tropical West Africa during the late Quaternary. Journal of Geophysical Research 113: 10.1029/2007JD009320.

Shen, C., K-b. Liu, L. Tang, and J.T. Overpeck. 2005. Late Quaternary history of the alpine vegetation and climate on the Tibetan Plateau. Quaternary Science Reviews (submitted).

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Asian Monsoon Dynamics

Shen, C., K-b. Liu, L. Tang, and J.T. Overpeck. 2003. Numerical analysis of modern and fossil pollen data from the Tibetan Plateau. Annals of the Association of American Geographers (submitted).

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Asian Monsoon Dynamics

Shen, C., K-b. Liu, L. Tang, and J.T. Overpeck. 2003. Quantitative relationships between modern pollen rain and climate in the Tibetan Plateau. Review of Paleobotany and Palynology (submitted).

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Asian Monsoon Dynamics

Strauss, B.H., R. Ziemlinski, J.L. Weiss, and J.T. Overpeck. 2012. Tidally-adjusted estimates of topographic vulnerability to sea level rise and flooding for the contiguous United States. Environmental Research Letters 7: 014033 10.1088/1748-9326/7/1/014033.

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Climate Change and Sea Level | Mapping Areas Potentially Impacted by Sea Level Rise

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Tang, L-y., C-m. Shen, K-b. Liu, and J.T. Overpeck. 2000. Changes in south Asian monsoon: new high-resolution paleoclimatic records from Tibet. Chinese Science Bulletin 45, 87-91.

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Asian Monsoon Dynamics

Tang, L-y., C-m. Shen, L-b. Liu, and J.T. Overpeck. 1999. New high-resolution pollen records from two lakes in Xizang (Tibet). Acta Botanica Sinica 41: 896-902.

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Asian Monsoon Dynamics

Trenberth, K., J. Overpeck, and S. Solomon. 2004. Exploring drought and its implications for the future. EOS 85 (No. 3): 27.

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United States Global Change Research Program (J. Overpeck is a co-author). 2009. Global Climate Change Impacts in the United States. Cambridge University Press, New York, NY, 196 pp.

Urban, F.E., J.E. Cole, and J.T. Overpeck. 2000. Influence of mean climate change on climate variability from a 155-year tropical Pacific coral record. Nature 407, 989-993.

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Tropical Pacific Variability

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Webb, R.S. and J.T. Overpeck. 1993. Carbon reserves released? Nature 361: 497-498.

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Climate-induced Vegetation Change: Past and Future

Weiss, J.L., J.L. Betancourt, and J.T. Overpeck. 2012. Climatic limits on foliar growth during major droughts in the southwestern USA. Journal of Geophysical Research 117, G03031, doi:10.1029/2012JG001993.

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Climate-induced Vegetation Change: Past and Future | Geospatial Environmental Modeling of Climatic Hazards and Their Impacts (climateGEM) | Regional Climate Science and Assessment

Weiss, J.L., C.L. Castro, and J.T. Overpeck. 2009. Distinguishing pronounced droughts in the southwestern United States: Seasonality and effects of warmer temperatures. Journal of Climate 22: 5918-5932.

Weiss, J.L. and J.T. Overpeck. 2005. Is the Sonoran Desert losing its cool? Global Change Biology 11: 2065-2077.

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Climate-induced Vegetation Change: Past and Future

Weiss, J.L., J.T. Overpeck, and B. Strauss. 2011. Implications of recent sea level rise science for low-elevation areas in coastal cities of the conterminous U.S.A. Climatic Change 105: 635-645.

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Climate Change and Sea Level | Geospatial Environmental Modeling of Climatic Hazards and Their Impacts (climateGEM) | Mapping Areas Potentially Impacted by Sea Level Rise

Weiss, J.L., J.T. Overpeck, and J.E. Cole. 2012. Warmer led to drier: Dissecting the 2011 drought in the southern U.S. Southwest Climate Outlook 11(3): 3-4.

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North American Drought Variability | Regional Climate Science and Assessment

Woodhouse, C.A. and J.T. Overpeck. 1998. 2000 years of drought variability in the central United States. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 79: 2693-2714.

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North American Drought Variability

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