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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- K. A. Dyez, A. C. Ravelo, A. C. Mix

Sea surface temperature (SST) of the eastern equatorial Pacific is a key component of tropical oceanic and atmosphe [...]

- Caitlin E. Tems, William M. Berelson, Robert Thunell, Eric Tappa, Xiaomei Xu, Deborah Khider, Steve Lund, Oscar González-Yajimovich, Yvonne Hamann

Oxygen minimum zones (OMZs), located below highly productive marine regions, are sites of microbially-mediated deni [...]

- Colin M. Lindsay, Scott J. Lehman, Thomas M. Marchitto, José D. Carriquiry, Joseph D. Ortiz

Previous studies have shown that radiocarbon activities (∆14C) in the low-latitude, mid-depth Pacific and Indian oc [...]