Publications

In Review

  • The Flower Garden Banks Siderastrea siderea coral as a candidate Global Boundary Stratotype Section and Point for the Anthropocene Series, submitted to Anthropocene Review. This paper includes doctoral student Kylie Palmer's research and she is a co-author. 
  • North Flinders Reef (Coral Sea, Australia) Porites sp. corals as a candidate Global Boundary Stratotype Section and Point for the Anthropocene Series, submitted to Anthropocene Review. Doctoral student Kylie Palmer is a co-author. 
  • The CoralHydro2k Database: a global, actively curated compilation of coral δ18O and Sr/Ca proxy records of tropical ocean hydrology and temperature for the Common Era, submitted to Earth System Science Data, May 19, 2022, doi:10.5194/essd-2022-172
  • Building resilience to extreme weather and climate events in the rural water and wastewater sectors, submitted to the Journal of the American Water Resources Association in November 2021, in revision. 

2022

  • Rates of Future Climate Change in the Gulf of Mexico, and the Caribbean Sea: Implications for Coral Reef Ecosystems, Journal of Geophysical Research-Biogeosciences, doi:10.1029/2022JG006999, highlighted in Eos, the scientific magazine of the American Geophysical Union.
  • Impacts of Ocean-Atmosphere Teleconnections Patterns on the South-Central United States, Frontiers in Earth Science section Atmospheric Science, doi:10.3389/feart.2022.934654
  • Planetary-scale change to the biosphere signaled by global species translocationscan be used to identify the Anthropocene, Paleontology, doi:10.1111/pala.12618
  • Salinity information from hydro-sensitive coral δ18O on Donax obesulus (Reeve, 1854) shell δ18O, Chemical Geology, doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2021.120638, doctoral student Jacob Warner’s paper.
  • Clues from the sea paint a picture of Earth’s water cycle, Eos, doi.org/10.1029/2022EO220231. This paper includes work by Erika Ornouski.
  • Biological and paleontological signatures of the Anthropocene, in Anthropogenic Markers: Stratigraphy and Context, eds. Christoph Rosol and Giulia Rispoli (2022). This contribution is part of the Anthropocene exhibit housed at the museum Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin Germany.

2021

  • Late Pleistocene baldcypress (Taxodium distichum) forest deposit on the continental shelf of the northern Gulf of Mexico, Boreas, doi:10.1111/bor.12524, Altmetric rating of 291, in the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric, covered by 36 news outlets. This paper includes master’s student JT Truong's research.
  • 236U/238U analysis of femtogram 236U by MC-ICPMS, Analytical Chemistry, doi:10.1021/acs.analchem.1c00409.
  • Insights from barium variability in a Siderastrea siderea coral in the northwestern Gulf of Mexico, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 173(A), 112930, doi:10.1016/j.marpolbul.2021.112930. This paper includes master’s student Mudith Weerabaddana's research.

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