Proceedings of the Southern California Climate Symposium : trends and extremes of the past 2000 years / [coordinated by Desert Research Institute, University of Nevada, and Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County ; sponsored by Southern California Edison Company, Environmental Affairs Division] ; edited by Martin R. Rose and Peter E. Wigand.

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Southern California Climate Symposium (1991 : Los Angeles, Calif.) [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Los Angeles, Calif. : The Museum, 1999.
Description
v, 269 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.

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Series
  • Technical reports (Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County) no. 11. [More in this series]
  • Technical reports / Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, 0887-1213 ; no. 11
Notes
"25 October 1991"--Cover.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents
  • Southern California climate change : the past 2,000 years / Martin R. Rose and Peter E. Wigand
  • An assessment of the packrat midden method and its application to late prehistoric climatic variability in the deserts of California / W. Geoffrey Spaulding
  • Climatic extremes of the last 4,000 years as reflected in the pollen records from the southern Sierra Nevada, California / R. Scott Anderson and Susan J. Smith
  • Paleoclimatic significance of marine varves off southern California / Carina B. Lange ... [et al.]
  • Historical documentary evidence for southern California precipitation variability / Joel Michaelsen and Daniel O. Larson
  • Stable isotopes in biotic materials and regional climatic reconstruction / Peter E. Wigand
  • Review of holocene hillslope, piedmont, and arroyo system evolution in southwest United States : implications to climate-induced landscape modifications in southern California / Jerry R. Miller and R. Craig Kochel
  • Response of eolian landforms and sediments to climatic change : an overview of their potential for understanding past climates in southern California / Nicholas Lancaster
  • Climate variation in southern California over the past 2,000 years based on the El Niño / southern oscillation / William H. Quinn
  • Dendroclimatic reconstructions during the past millennium in the southern Sierra Nevada and Owens Valley, California / Donald A. Graybill and Gary S. Funkhouser.
Other title(s)
  • Southern California climate
  • Trends and extremes of the past 2000 years
Running subtitle
  • Trends and extremes of the last 2000 years
OCLC
43054226
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