Tag: Quaternary

Gosling PhD thesis 2004

Gosling, W.D. (2004) Characterisation of Amazonian forest and savannah ecosystems by their modern pollen spectra.  PhD Thesis, Department of Geography, University of Leicester. Abstract: Controversy surrounds the Quaternary palaeoenvironmental history of Amazonia. It is unclear whether moist evergreen forest, savannah or seasonally dry forest…

Fieldwork in Ecuador 2013

Three members of the PCRG (William Gosling, Encarni Montoya and Nick Loughlin) visited Ecuador (November-December 2013) to develop collaborations with Ecuadorian institutions, recover more lake sediments, and find new potential sites for projects. Below are some photos from: Lake Pindo,  Lake Huila, and Lake Erazo. Full…

Quaternary forest associations in lowland tropical West Africa

Miller, C.S. & Gosling, W.D. (2014) Quaternary forest associations in lowland tropical West Africa. Quaternary Science Reviews, 84, 7-25.

PDRA: Past environmental and climate change in West Africa

Full time Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Temporary contract for 36 months, £27,854 – £36,298 Department of Environment, Earth & Ecosystems, Faculty of Science, The Open University Closing date : 25/04/2013 We are seeking a PDRA to study past climate and vegetation change in tropical West…

PCRG publications 2010

  Open access versions of some papers avaliable via Open Research Online:   Bush, M.B., Hanselman, J.A. & Gosling, W.D. (2010) Non-linear climate change and Andean feedbacks: An imminent turning point? Global Change Biology, 16, 3223-3232 Gosling, W.D. (2010) Evolutions Atlas. Fragile web: What’s…

PCRG publications 2008

Open access versions of some papers avaliable via Open Research Online: Gosling, W.D. & Bunting, M.J. (2008) A role for palaeoecology in anticipating future change in mountain regions? Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology, 259, 1-5 Gosling, W.D., Bush, M.B., Hanselman, J.A. & Chepstow-Lusty, A. (2008) Glacial-interglacial…

PCRG publications 2005

Open access versions of some papers avaliable via Open Research Online: Bush, M.B., Hansen, B.C.S., Rodbell, D.T., Seltzer, G.O., Young, K.R., Leon, B., Abbott, M.B., Silman, M.R. & Gosling, W.D. (2005) A 17,000-year history of Andean climate and vegetation change from Laguna de Chochos,…