Stable Carbon and Oxygen Isotopes in Soil Carbonates

  1. P. K. Swart,
  2. K. C. Lohmann,
  3. J. Mckenzie and
  4. S. Savin
  1. Thure E. Cerling1 and
  2. Jay Quade2

Published Online: 2 APR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM078p0217

Climate Change in Continental Isotopic Records

Climate Change in Continental Isotopic Records

How to Cite

Cerling, T. E. and Quade, J. (1993) Stable Carbon and Oxygen Isotopes in Soil Carbonates, 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/GM078p0217

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112

  2. 2

    Department of Geoscience, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721

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

  • Ecology And Carbon Isotopes

  • Localities and Climate Systems Studied

  • Precipitation of Pedogenic Carbonate

  • Inheritance of Carbon During Dissolution/Precipitation

  • Diffusion

  • Oxygen Isotopes

  • Correlation Between Δ13C and Δ18O In Pedogenic Carbonate

  • Applications

  • Conclusions