Paleoceanography & Paleoclimatology

Welcome to the home page for the Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology Focus Group of the American Geophysical Union. Here you will find information on focus group activities, including committees, fellows, and meeting sessions. The Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology Focus Group sponsors special sessions at the Fall Meeting and co-sponsors the Emiliani Lecture with the Ocean Sciences section. The focus group also supports the continued development of AGU’s journal Paleoceanography.

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- B.D.A. Naafs, J. Hefter, R. Stein

Using a high-resolution record of alkenone-based sea surface temperatures (SSTs) from the mid-latitude North Atlant [...]

- Andreas Koutsodendris, Jörg Pross, Rainer Zahn

The transport of warm and saline surface water from the Indo-Pacific Ocean into the South Atlantic (‘Agulhas leakag [...]

- K. J. Meissner, T. J. Bralower, K. Alexander, T. Dunkley Jones, W. Sijp, M. Ward

The Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum (PETM), ∼55.53 million years before present, was an abrupt warming event that [...]