Early Mississippian Climate Change: Isotopic Evidence from Meteoric Calcite

  1. P. K. Swart,
  2. K. C. Lohmann,
  3. J. Mckenzie and
  4. S. Savin
  1. Tad M. Smith and
  2. Steven L. Dorobek

Published Online: 2 APR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM078p0077

Climate Change in Continental Isotopic Records

Climate Change in Continental Isotopic Records

How to Cite

Smith, T. M. and Dorobek, S. L. (1993) Early Mississippian Climate Change: Isotopic Evidence from Meteoric Calcite, in Climate Change in Continental Isotopic Records (eds P. K. Swart, K. C. Lohmann, J. Mckenzie and S. Savin), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM078p0077

Author Information

  1. Department of Geology, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77083

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 APR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1993

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900377

Online ISBN: 9781118664025

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Keywords:

  • Climate changes;
  • Paleoclimatology;
  • Isotope geology;
  • Radioactive tracers

Summary

  • Introduction

  • Geologic and Stratigraphic Setting

  • Methods

  • Calcite Cement Petrography

  • Timing of Calcite Cementation

  • Geochemistry

  • Discussion

  • Global Evidence For Mississippian Climate Change

  • Conclusions