Paleoecological Evidence of Milankovitch and Sub-Milankovitch Climate Variations in the Western U.S. During the Late Quaternary

  1. Peter U. Clark,
  2. Robert S. Webb and
  3. Lloyd D. Keigwin
  1. Cathy Whitlock and
  2. Laurie D. Grigg

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM112p0227

Mechanisms of Global Climate Change at Millennial Time Scales

Mechanisms of Global Climate Change at Millennial Time Scales

How to Cite

Whitlock, C. and Grigg, L. D. (2013) Paleoecological Evidence of Milankovitch and Sub-Milankovitch Climate Variations in the Western U.S. During the Late Quaternary, in Mechanisms of Global Climate Change at Millennial Time Scales (eds P. U. Clark, R. S. Webb and L. D. Keigwin), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM112p0227

Author Information

  1. Department of Geography, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1999

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900957

Online ISBN: 9781118664742

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Keywords:

  • Climatic changes

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Spatial and Temporal Controls of Vegetation Change

  • Vegetation Response on Milankovitch Time Scales

  • Evidence for Millennial-Scale Variations In MIS 2 and 3

  • The Younger Dryas in the Pacific Northwest

  • Evidence of Holocene Variability

  • Conclusions