A speleothem record of Holocene climate variability from southwestern Mexico

Date

2011

Authors

Bernal, Juan Pablo
Lachniet, Matthew
McCulloch, Malcolm
Mortimer, Graham
Morales, Pedro
Cienfuegos, Edith

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University of Washington

Abstract

A paleoclimate reconstruction for the Holocene based upon variations of δ18O in a U-Th dated stalagmite from southwestern Mexico is presented. Our results indicate that the arrival of moisture to the area has been strongly linked to the input of glacial

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Keywords: Holocene climate variability; ITCZ. ENSO; Me-xico; Oxygen isotopes; Stalagmite; Isotopes; Moisture; Oxygen; Climatology; atmospheric moisture; climate variation; El Nino-Southern Oscillation; geological record; Holocene; intertropical convergence zone; ox Holocene climate variability; ITCZ. ENSO; Mexico; Oxygen isotopes; Stalagmite

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Quaternary Research

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Journal article

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10.1016/j.yqres.2010.09.002

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2037-12-31