Publications by theme: California Margin Climate

Hill, T.M., Kennett, J.P., Spero, H.J. (2003).  Foraminifera as indicators of methane rich environments:  A study of modern methane seeps in Santa Barbara Channel, California. Marine Micropaleontology, v. 49, p. 123-138.

Hill, T.M., Kennett, J.P., Spero, H.J. (2004).  High-resolution records of methane hydrate dissociation:  ODP Site 893, Santa Barbara Basin. Earth & Planetary Science Letters, v.223 (1-2), p. 127-140.

Hopkins, S., Kennett, J., Nicholson, C., Pak, D., Sorlien, C., Behl, R., Normark, W., Sliter, R., Hill, T., Schimmelmann, A., Cannariato, K. (2006). Santa Barbara Basin study extends global climate record. EOS Transactions, American Geophysical Union, v. 87 (21) p. 205,208.

Hill, T.M., Kennett, J.P., Pak, D.K, Behl. R.J., Robert, C., Beaufort, L. (2006).  Pre-Bolling warming in Santa Barbara Basin, California: Surface and intermediate water records of early deglacial warmth. Quaternary Science Reviews. V. 25 (21-22), p. 2835-2845.

Hill, T.M., Kennett, J.P, Valentine, D.L., Yang, Z., Reddy, C., Nelson, R., Behl, R. J. Robert, C., Beaufort, L. (2006). Climatically driven emissions of hydrocarbons from marine sediments during deglaciation. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. , v. 103 (37), p. 13570-13574.

Keller, E.A., Duffy, M., Eichhubl, P.E., Kennett, J.P., Hill, T.M., Kamerling, M.J. (2007).  Tectonic geomorphology and hydrocarbon induced topography of the Mid-Channel Anticline, Santa Barbara Basin, CA. Geomorphology, v. 89 (3-4), p. 274-286.

Ricketts, E.R., Kennett, J.P., Hill, T.M., Barry, J.P. (2009). Effects of carbon dioxide sequestration on California margin deep-sea foraminiferal assemblages. Marine Micropaleontology, v. 72, p. 165-175.

LaVigne, M., Hill, T.M., Spero, H.J., Guilderson, T.P. (2011). Bamboo coral Ba/Ca: Calibration of a new deep ocean refractory nutrient proxy. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 312: 506-515.

Hill, T.M., LaVigne, M., Spero, H.J., Guilderson, T.P., Gaylord, B., Clague, D. (2012). Variations in seawater Sr/Ca recorded in deep-sea bamboo corals. Paleoceanography. DOI: 10.1029/2011PA002260

White, S.M., Hill, T.M., Kennett, J.P., Behl. R. (2013). High-resolution climate “windows” from Santa Barbara Basin: Investigations of Quaternary rapid change.  Paleoceanography. v. 28, 1-14, doi: 10.1002/palo.20022.

Ohkushi, K., Kennett, J.P., Zeleski, C.M., Hill, T.M., Robert, C., Beaufort, L., Behl, R.J.,  (2013). Late Quaternary intermediate water oxygenation history: Benthic foraminiferal assemblages from Santa Barbara Basin, CA. Paleoceanography. v. 28 p. 1-15, doi: 19,1992/palo.20043.

Moffitt, S., Hill, T.M., Ohkushi, K., Kennett, J.P., Behl, R. (2014). Vertical oxygen minimum zone oscillation during the last 20 ka in Santa Barbara Basin: A benthic foraminiferal perspective. Paleoceanography. v. 29, 1-14. doi: 10.1002/PA002483.

Hill, T.M., Myrvold, C.R., Spero, H.J., Guilderson, T.P. (2014). Evidence for benthic-pelagic food web coupling and carbon export from California margin bamboo coral archives. Biogeosciences. 11, 3845-3854. doi: 105194/bg-11-3845-2014.

Moffitt, S.E., Moffitt, R., Sauthoff, W., Davis, C.V., Hewett, K., Hill, T.M. (2015) Paleoceanographic insights on oxygen minimum zone expansion: Lessons from the most recent deglaciation. PLoS One.

Moffitt, S.E., Hill, T.M., Roopnarine, P.D., Kennett, J.P. (2015). Response of seafloor ecosystems to abrupt global climate change. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, v. 112 (15), p. 4684-4689.

Davis, C.V., Moffitt, S.E., Hill, T.M. (2016). Benthic foraminiferal shell weight: Deglacial species specific responses from the Santa Barbara Basin. Marine Micropaleontology, v 12, p. 45-53. doi:10/1016/j.marmicro.2016.02.002

Davis, C.V., Russell, A.D., Gaylord, B.P., Jahncke, J., Hill, T.M. (2016). Seasonality in planktonic foraminifera of the Central California coastal upwelling system.  Biogeosciences, 13, 5139–5150

Feely, R.A., Alin, S., Carter, B., Bednarsek, N., Hales, B., Chan, F., Hill, T.M., Gaylord, B., Sanford, E., Byrne, R.H., Sabine, C.L., Greeley, D., Juranek, L. (2016) Chemical and biological impacts of ocean acidification along the West Coast of North America. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, v. 183 (A), p. 260-270.

Myhre, S.E., Kroeker, K.J., Hill,T .M., Roopnarine, P., Kennett, J. (2017). Community benthic paleoecology from high-resolution climate records: Mollusca and foraminifera in post-glacial environments of the California margin. Quaternary Science Reviews, v. 155 (1), p. 179-197.