Making Sense of Millennial-Scale Climate Change

  1. Peter U. Clark,
  2. Robert S. Webb and
  3. Lloyd D. Keigwin
  1. R. B. Alley1,
  2. P. U. Clark2,
  3. L. D. Keigwin3 and
  4. R. S. Webb4

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM112p0385

Mechanisms of Global Climate Change at Millennial Time Scales

Mechanisms of Global Climate Change at Millennial Time Scales

How to Cite

Alley, R. B., Clark, P. U., Keigwin, L. D. and Webb, R. S. (1999) Making Sense of Millennial-Scale Climate Change, 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/GM112p0385

Author Information

  1. 1

    Environment Institute and Department of Geosciences, the Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA

  2. 2

    Department of Geosciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR

  3. 3

    Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA

  4. 4

    NOAA-National Geophysical Data Center, Paleoclimatology Program, Boulder, CO

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:

  • Introduction

  • Modes of North Atlantic Deep Water Formation

  • Dansgaard-Oeschger Oscillations

  • Comparison to Orbital Timescales

  • Heinrich Events

  • Discussion