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A 175m Long Sediment Core from Lake Traimeno 5/1/13 1/1/16 Europe ; Italy
Management of the U.S. Science Support Program (USSSP) associated with the International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP) 12/1/14 2/28/21 Global ; New York City, NY ; New York
A Southern Hemispheric Perspective on Holocene Climate Variability Based on Mountain Glacial Chronologies 8/1/18 7/31/21 Global ; Southern Hemisphere
A Study of Atmospheric Dust in the WAIS Divide Ice Core Based on Sr-Nd-Pb-He Isotopes 6/8/11 7/31/17 Antarctica
ARCHES - Abrupt Climate Change in a Warming World: Lessons from Holocene Paleo and Modern Instrumental Records and Model Simulations 7/1/08 6/30/13 Global
Atlantic Multidecadal Variability: Mechanisms, Impact, and Predictability: A Study using Observations and IPCC AR4 Model Simulations 8/1/09 6/30/13 Atlantic Ocean
Back to the Future: Innovative tree ring suite analysis to reconstruct paleo climate and stream flows for improved urban water planning under climate change 3/22/11 2/28/13 North America ; Utah
CNH: Pluvials, Droughts, Energetics and the Mongol Empire 6/1/12 2/28/17 Asia ; Central Asia ; Mongolia
Collaborative Research in IPY: Abrupt Environmental Change in the Larson Ice Shelf System, A Multidisciplinary Approach - Cryosphere and Oceans 5/1/08 4/30/14 Antarctica
Collaborative Research: Developing a Continous Replicated Reconstruction of Tropical Pacific Climate Over the Last 500-700 Years: Analysis of Massive Porites Corals from American Samoa 8/15/12 7/31/15 Pacific Ocean ; Ta'u, American Samoa ; Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory ; Stanford University
Collaborative Research: A combined proxy and model investigation of Late Holocene paleoclimate in the Horn of Africa 8/15/12 7/31/15 Africa ; Sub-Saharan Africa
Collaborative Research: A Proposal for the Cosmic-Ray Produced Nuclide Systematics on Earth (Cronus-Earth) Project 3/1/05 9/30/12 Global
Collaborative Research: A Southern Hemispheric Perspective on Holocene Climate Variability Based on Mountain Glacial Chronologies 9/1/09 8/31/13 South America ; Peru ; South America ; Patagonia
Collaborative Research: Assessing Climate Model Simulations of Last Glacial Maximum Ocean Circulation with Carbons Isotopes 9/1/12 8/31/16 Atlantic Ocean
Collaborative Research: Coring the Line Islands Ridge for Paleoceanographic Research 2/15/12 1/31/14 Pacific Ocean
Collaborative Research: EAGER: Evaluating the Larsen Basin S Suitability for Testing the Cretaceous Glaciation Hypothesis 9/1/12 8/31/14 Antarctica
Collaborative Research: Evaluating Controls on Holocene Glacier Fluctuations and Climate Variability in the Southern Peruvian Andes 9/15/11 8/31/15 South America ; Peru
Collaborative Research: Extracting multi-century low-latitude sea surface temperatures from coral skeletons using replicated records of annual growth: method refinement & application 9/1/11 8/31/13 Pacific Ocean ; Fiji ; Tonga ; Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory ; Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Collaborative Research: Fire, Climate and Forest History in Mongolia 6/1/10 8/31/13 Asia ; East Asia ; Mongolia
Collaborative Research: Fossil Coral Estimates of Central Tropical Pacific SST and Hydrological Variability during the last Millennium 9/1/11 8/31/14 Pacific Ocean
Collaborative Research: Hydrological Variability During the Last Millennium from High Resolution Proxies 10/1/10 9/30/14 South America ; Puerto Rico ; Caribbean ; Venezuela
Collaborative Research: Long-term Carbon Storage Shifts in High-latitude Peatlands with Paleoclimate Change: Linking Peatland Modeling with Paleoecology and Paleohydrology 9/1/10 8/31/15 North America ; Alaska
Collaborative Research: Multi-nuclide approach to systematically evaluate the scatter in surface exposure ages in Antarctica and to develop consistent alpine glacier chronologies 5/1/11 8/31/15 Antarctica
Collaborative Research: P2C2 - Locally-constrained Climate Field Reconstructions of the Last Millennium: Methods and Application 8/1/11 7/31/13 Global
Collaborative Research: P2C2-Tree-Ring Reconstructions of Western North Pacific Climate Dynamics 5/1/12 5/31/16 Global ; Trans-North Pacific
Collaborative Research: Past and Future Drought Variability in the Mediterranean Basin 1/1/13 5/31/14
Collaborative Research: Plestocene East Antarctic Ice Sheet History as Recorded in Sediment Provence and Chronology of High-Elevation TAM Moraines 6/1/10 5/31/14 Antarctica
Collaborative research: Recent northeastern united States temperature records in the Context of the Late Holocene 8/1/13 7/31/16 North America ; United States
Collaborative Research: Reconstructing Changes in Asian Monsoon Circulation During the Last Millennium from Stable Isotopes in Tropical Tree Rings 9/1/12 7/31/15 Asia ; Southeast Asia ; Vietnam
Collaborative Research: Reconstructing Hydroclimatic Asian Monsoon Variability for the past Millennium from Tree Rings: Myanmar and Vicinity 5/15/13 4/30/17 Asia ; Myanmar ; China ; Thailand
Collaborative Research: Reconstructing Spatiotemporal Climatic Patterns for Northeastern Canada 6/15/16 5/31/19 North America ; Newfoundland ; Labrador ; Mealy Mountains Park
Collaborative Research: Resolving centennial-to-millennial-scale trends in glacier extent and lake sedimentation in the Brooks Range, Arctic Alaska 9/1/11 8/31/15 North America ; Alaska
Collaborative Research: Shifting Seasonality of Northern Forest Response to Arctic Environmental Change 6/15/09 5/31/13 North America
Collaborative Research: Terrestrial Geological Context for Glacier Change in the Northeast Antarctic Peninsula 7/1/12 6/30/17 Antarctica
Collaborative Research: The Pulse of the Holocene Glaciations in New Zealand's Southern Alps 10/1/08 9/30/14 Oceania
Collaborative Research: Timing and Structure of the Last Glacial Maximum and Termination in Southern Peru: Implications for the Role of the Tropics in Climate Change 10/1/10 9/30/14 South America ; Peru
Collaborative Research: Tropical Cyclones in a Warming Climate: Lessons from Model Simulations of the Last Glacial Maximum and Holocene 3/1/11 3/31/14 North America
Collaborative Research: Western Equatorial Pacific Rainfall During the Holocene: New Inter-annual Records from High Resolution Borneo Stalagmites 9/1/11 8/31/14 Global ; Borneo
Cooperative Institute for Climate Application and Research (CICAR) 7/1/08 6/30/14 North America
Deglacial Lake-level History of the Mono Basin, California 9/1/12 8/31/13 North America
EAGER: Proof of concept: U-Th Dating of Lake-level History at Mono Basin, CA 9/1/13 8/31/15 North America ; California
Earth's Climate History, Ice Sheets, and Sea Level Over Last Four Million Years 8/15/11 8/31/12 Global
Faint Young Sun Paradoxes and Habitable Worlds: Comparative Climatology of Early Earth and Mars 8/1/15 7/31/19 Global ; New York City, NY
FESD Type 1: Pliocene Maximum Sea Level (PLIOMAX): Dynamic Ice Sheet-Earth Response in a Warmer World 9/1/11 8/31/18 Global
Global Paleohydrology 1/1/12 6/30/13 Global
High and Low-Latitude Controls on the Mean Position of the Atlantic ITCZ (0-150 ka BP) 10/1/09 9/30/13 Atlantic Ocean
History of the East Antarctic Ice Sheet Since the Mid-Miocene: New Evidence from Provenance of Ice-rafted Debris 7/15/10 6/30/14 Antarctica
Holocene Snowline Changes in the Bhutanese Himalaya 6/1/12 5/31/13 Asia ; India
Holocene Variability of Atlantic Surface Properties and West African Aridity 7/1/08 6/30/13 Atlantic Ocean
Integrating models, paleoclimate, and recent observations to develop process-level 9/1/19 8/31/21
Late Miocene Cycle Stratigraphy from Downhole Logs from IODP Sites U1359 and U 1361, Wilkes Land 1/4/10 1/7/13 Antarctica
Late Quaternary Variability of the Agulhas Thermohaline Valve from Nd Isotopes in Planktonic Foraminifera 9/1/10 8/31/14 Atlantic Ocean
Linking Holocene Vegetation and Carbon Accumulation with Hydrological Change using Macrofossils, C/N, Stable Isotopes and Biomarkers from Sutherland Pond/Fen and Tamarack Pond 10/1/10 3/31/14 North America ; Hudson Highlands, NY
Mapping Saharan Dust Fluxes through the Onset and Termination of the African Humid Period in a Transect of African Margin Cores 9/1/10 8/31/14 Africa ; Sub-Saharan Africa ; Sahel
Mechanisms and Predictability of the Global Climate Impacts of Atlantic Multidecadal Variability 8/1/09 6/30/13 Atlantic Ocean
OPUS: Synthesis of Three Decades of Research on Tree Growth in Northern Forests in Relation to Global Climate Change 6/1/10 5/31/14 Global
Paleo-Climate and -Hydrology Change in Central China 8/1/11 7/31/15 Asia ; China
Patagonia Glaciation, Geochemical Tracers of Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation, and Iron Fertilization of the Glacial South Atlantic Ocean 9/1/08 8/31/13 Southern Ocean ; Patagonia
Populus Euphratica and Tamarix Ramosissima o13C Tree-ring Chronologies from the Taklamakan Desert, Xingjiang China 6/1/13 5/15/15 Asia ; East Asia ; Tarim Basin ; Xinjiang ; China
Quantifying Greenland Ice Sheet Dimensions During Past Warm Periods: A Novel Approach Using Cosmogenic Isotopes 9/1/12 8/31/15 Global ; Greenland
Quantifying Subglacial Erosion Rates and Exploring Pro-glacial Bedrock as Climate Archive by in-situ Cosmogenic ^14C-610Be Techniques 10/1/09 9/30/13 Global
RCN: Improving reconstructions of Cenozoic pCO2 and temperature change 10/1/16 9/30/20 Global
Reconstructing Ice Ages in New Zealand, N. America and Greenland Using Cosmogenic Be-10 Dating 11/1/06 10/31/17 Oceania ; New Zealand
Reconstructing the role of CO2 in climate change throughout the Cenozoic Step 1: The mid-Pleistocene transition 9/1/06 8/30/10 Global ; Eastern Equatorial Atlantic
Reconstructions of a Snowball Earth: A Data/Model Perspective 6/10/14 6/9/18 Global ; New York City, NY ; New York ; Greenbelt, MD ; Maryland
Re-evaluation of the Late Glacial and the Little Ice Age Problem in the Alps by High-precision Surface Exposure Dating 6/1/12 5/31/17 Europe ; Alps
Rock Varnish Record of a Younger Dryas-Age Wet Event in Northern Tian Shan, Western China 3/1/11 3/1/14 Asia ; East Asia ; China
Testing Milankovitch - Glacier Fluctuations during the LGM and the Mystery Interval in the Western US 8/16/09 8/15/17 North America
The Dead Sea deep drill core as the longest paleo-environmental archive of the late Quaternary Levant 10/1/11 9/30/16 Asia ; Middle East ; Dead Sea
The Paleoclimate Reconstruction (PR) Challenge: A Community Program to Benchmark Methods Used to Reconstruct the Climate of the Last 1-2,000 Years 7/1/08 6/30/13 Global
Towards an improved age resolution of lake records Protactinum-231 dating of the Lisan Formation, the Dead Sea Basin 8/1/10 7/31/12 Asia ; Middle East
Towards near-global reconstruction and understanding of hydroclimate variability and change over the past several centuries 8/1/10 7/31/14 Global
Tree-Rings & Climate 6/1/11 10/31/13 Global
U.Pb-40Ar/39r Coupling Approach for the Reconstruction of Paleo-River Systems: A Case Study of the Siluro-Devonian Old Red Sandstone 7/1/15 8/31/18 Global
Understanding the Integrity of Deep Ice in Antarctica from Geophysical Data Sets and Physical Models 3/1/17 2/29/20 Antarctica
U-Series Disequilibrium in Weddell Sea Sediments: Rates of Iceberg Discharge and Impact on Global Oceans 12/1/10 11/30/13 Antarctica
Validation of the B/Ca Proxy for Surface Seawater pH and Application to Measure Anthropogenic Ocean Acidification 3/15/08 2/28/14 Global ; Catalina Island, CA ; Isla Magueyes, Puerto Rico
Workshop Monsoons & ITCZ: the annual cycle in the Holocene and the future 5/1/15 4/30/16 North America ; New York City, NY ; New York
Collaborative Research: P2C2: Reconstructing Holocene Climate Change in the Southern Hemisphere from Southern Alps Mountain Glaciers and Tree Rings 9/1/19 8/31/22 Atlantic Ocean ; North Atlantic ; Southern Alps, New Zealand