Paleoclimate & paleoecology

Environmental changes in Transylvania during the Late Glacial can be correlated with climate events recorded in the Greenland ice cores (Lascu et al., 2014).


Lascu, I., McLauchlan, K., Myrbo, A., Leavitt, P. R. and Banerjee, S. K., 2012, Sediment-magnetic evidence for last millennium drought conditions at the prairie–forest ecotone of northern United States, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 337-338, p. 99-107, doi:10.1016/j.palaeo.2012.04.001.

McLauchlan, K. K., Lascu, I., Myrbo, A. and Leavitt, P. R., 2013, Variable ecosystem response to climate change during the Holocene in northern Minnesota, U.S.A., 2013, Geological Society of America Bulletin 125, p. 445-452, doi:10.1130/B30737.1.

Lascu, I., Wohlfarth, B., Onac, B. P., Björck, S. and Kromer, B.,  2014, A Late Glacial paleolake record from an up-dammed river valley in northern Transylvania, Romania, Quaternary International, doi:10.1016/j.quaint.2014.11.041.

Williams, J. J., McLauchlan, K. K., Mueller, J. R., Mellicant, E. M., Myrbo, A. E. and  Lascu, I.,  2015, Ecosystem development following deglaciation: a new sedimentary record from Devils Lake, Wisconsin, USA, Quaternary Science Reviews 125, p. 131-143, doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2015.08.009.

McLauchlan, K. K., Lascu, I., Mellicant, E. M., Scharping, R. J., Williams, J. J., Influences of forested and grassland vegetation on Late Quaternary ecosystem development as recorded in lacustrine sediments, Quaternary Research, accepted.

Labourdette, R., Lascu, I., Mylroie, J. E. and Roth, M. J., 2007, Process-like modeling of flank margin caves: From genesis to burial evolution, Journal of Sedimentary Research 77, p. 965-979, doi:10.2110/jsr.2007.086.