Seasonal Change in Paleogene Surface Water δ18O: Fresh-Water Bivalves of Western North America

  1. P. K. Swart,
  2. K. C. Lohmann,
  3. J. Mckenzie and
  4. S. Savin
  1. David L. Dettman and
  2. Kyger C. Lohmann

Published Online: 2 APR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM078p0153

Climate Change in Continental Isotopic Records

Climate Change in Continental Isotopic Records

How to Cite

Dettman, D. L. and Lohmann, K. C. (1993) Seasonal Change in Paleogene Surface Water δ18O: Fresh-Water Bivalves of Western North America, 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/GM078p0153

Author Information

  1. Department of Geological Sciences, University of Michigan

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

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Materials and Methods

  • δ18O and δ13C Variation in Paleogene Unionids

  • Calibration of Modern Unionids

  • Models for Interpretation

  • Interpretation of Shell Carbonate δ18O Variation

  • Conclusions