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. 


  • 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, 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.


  • 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.