BIBLIOGRAPHY

CLIMATE BIBLIOGRAPHY

Benson, L.V., and Spencer, R.J., 1983, A hydrochemical reconnaissance of the Walker River Basin, California and Nevada: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 83-740, 53 p.

Benson, L.V., 1984, Hydrochemical data for the Truckee River drainage system, California and Nevada: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 84-440, 35 p.

Benson, L.V., and McKinley, P.W., 1985, Chemical composition of ground water in the Yucca Mountain area, Nevada, 1971-1984: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 85-484, 10 p.

Benson, L.V., 1986, The sensitivity of evaporation rate to climate change -- results of an energy balance approach: U.S. Geological Survey Water Resources Investigation Report, 86-4148, 77 p.

Benson, L.V., and Mifflin, M.D., 1986, Reconnaissance bathymetry of basins occupied by Pleistocene Lake Lahontan, Nevada and California: U.S. Geological Survey Water Resources Investigation Report 85-4262, 14 p.

Benson, L.V., and Thompson, R.S., 1987a, The physical record of lakes in the Great Basin, in Ruddiman W.F., and Wright, H.E., Jr., North America and adjacent oceans during the last glaciation: Geological Society of America, The geology of North America, v. K-3, p. 241-260.

Benson, L.V., and Thompson, R.S., 1987b, Lake-level variation in the Lahontan basin for the past 50,000 years: Quaternary Research 28, p. 69-85.

Benson, L.V., 1988, Preliminary paleolimnologic data for the Walker Lake subbasin, California and Nevada: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 87-4258, 50 p.

Benson, L.V., and Klieforth, H.K., 1988, Stable isotopes in precipitation and ground water in the Yucca Mountain region, southern Nevada: paleoclimatic implications: in "Aspects of Climate Variability in the Pacific and the Western Americas", D. Peterson, ed., American Geophysical Union Monograph 55, p. 41-59.

Benson, L.V., and Paillet, F.L., 1989, The use of total lake-surface area as an indicator of climatic change: examples from the Lahontan basin: Quaternary Research 32, p. 262-275.

Benson, L.V., Currey, D.R., Dorn, R.I., Lajoie, K.R., Oviatt, C.G., Robinson, S.W., Smith, G.I., and Stine, S., 1990, Chronology of expansion and contraction of four Great Basin lake systems during the past 35,000 years: in "Paleolakes and Paleo-oceans", P.A. Meyers and L.V. Benson, eds., Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 78, p. 241-286.

Benson, L.V., Meyers, P.A., and Spencer, R.J., 1991, Change in the size of Walker Lake during the past 5000 years: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 81, p. 189-214.

Benson, L.V., 1991, Timing of the last highstand of Lake Lahontan: Journal of Paleolimnology 5, p. 115-126.

Benson, L.V., Currey, D., Lao, Y., and Hostetler, S.,1992, Lake-size variations in the Lahontan and Bonneville basins between 13,000 and 9000 14C yr B.P.: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 95, p. 19-32.

Benson, L.V., 1993, Factors affecting 14C ages of lacustrine carbonates: timing and duration of the last highstand lake in the Lahontan basin: Quaternary Research 39, p.163-174.

Benson, L.V., 1994, Stable isotopes of oxygen and hydrogen in the Truckee River-Pyramid Lake surface-water system. 1. Data analysis and extraction of paleoclimatic information: Limnology and Oceanography 39, p. 344-355.

Benson, L.V. and White, J.W.C., 1994, Stable isotopes of oxygen and hydrogen in the Truckee River-Pyramid Lake surface-water system. 3. Source of water vapor over Pyramid Lake, Nevada: Limnology and Oceanography 39, p. 1945-1958.

Benson, L.V., 1994, Carbonate deposition, Pyramid Lake subbasin, Nevada: 1. Sequence of formation and elevational distribution of carbonate deposits (tufas): Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 109, p. 55-87.

Benson, L.V. and Bischoff, J.L., 1994, Isotope geochemistry of Owens Lake Core OL92: in "Core OL-92 from Owens Lake, southeast California", G.I. Smith and J.L. Bischoff, eds., U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 93-683, p. 106-109.

Benson, L.V., Kashgarian M., and Rubin, M., 1995, Carbonate deposition, Pyramid Lake subbasin, Nevada: 2. Lake levels and polar jet stream positions reconstructed from radiocarbon ages and elevations of carbonate deposits (tufas): Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 117, p. 1-30

Benson, L.V. and Peterman, Z., 1996, Carbonate deposition, Pyramid Lake subbasin, Nevada: 3. The use of 87Sr values of carbonate deposits (tufas) to determine the hydrologic state of paleolake systems: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 119, p. 201-213.

Benson, L.V., White, L. D., and Rye R.O., 1996, Carbonate deposition, Pyramid Lake subbasin, Nevada: 4. Comparison of the stable isotope values of carbonate deposits (tufas) and the Lahontan lake-level record: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 122, p. 45-76.

Benson, L.V., 1996, Proceedings of the workshop "Ongoing paleoclimatic studies in the northern Great Basin," Reno, Nevada,1993. U.S. Geological Circular 1119, 112 pp.

Benson, L.V., Burdett, J.W., Kashgarian, M., Lund, S.P., Phillips, F.M., and Rye, R.O., 1996, Climatic and hydrologic oscillations in the Owens Lake basin and adjacent Sierra Nevada, California: Science 274, p. 746-749.

Benson, L.V., Burdett, J.W., Lund, S.P., Kashgarian, M., and Mensing, S., 1997, Evidence for nearly synchronous Northern Hemisphere climate change during the Last Glacial Termination; Nature, in press.

Thompson, R.S., Benson, L.V., and Hattori, E.M., 1986, A revised chronology for the last Pleistocene lake cycle in the central Lahontan Basin: Quaternary Research 25, p. 1-9.

Milne, W.K., Benson, L.V., and McKinley, P.W., 1987, Isotope content and temperature of precipitation in southern Nevada, August 1983 - August 1986: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 87-463, 32 p.

Lao, Y., and Benson, L.V., 1988, Uranium-series age estimates and paleoclimatic significance of Pleistocene tufas from the Lahontan basin, California and Nevada: Quaternary Research 30, p. 165-176.

Meyers, P.A., and Benson, L.V., 1988, Sedimentary biomarker and isotopic indicators of the paleoclimatic history of the Walker Lake basin, western Nevada: Organic Geochemistry 13, p. 807-813.

Smith, G.I., Benson, L.V., and Currey, D.R., 1989, Quaternary Geology of the Great Basin, Inglewood, California to Salt Lake City, Utah, June 27-July 8, 1989: 28th International Geological Congress Field Trip Guidebook T117, 78 p.

Hostetler, S.W., and Benson, L.V., 1990, Paleoclimatic implications of the high stand of Lake Lahontan derived from models of evaporation and lake level: Climate Dynamics 4, p. 207-217.

Hostetler, S.W., and Benson, L.V., 1990, Meteorological and water-temperature data for Pyramid Lake, Nevada 1987-89: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 92-159, 15p with floppy disk.

Hostetler, S.W., and Benson, L.V., 1994, Stable isotopes of oxygen and hydrogen in the Truckee River-Pyramid Lake surface-water system. 2 . A predictive model of del18O and del2H in Pyramid Lake: Limnology and Oceanography 29, p. 356-364.

Szabo, B.J. , Bush, C.A., and Benson, L.V., 1996, Uranium-series dating of carbonate (tufa) deposits associated with Quaternary fluctuations of Pyramid Lake, Nevada: Quaternary Research 45, p. 271-281.

Phillips, F.M., Zreda, M.G., Benson, L.V., Plummer, M.A., Elmore, D. and Sharma, P., 1996, Chronology for fluctuations in late Pleistocene Sierra Nevada Glaciers and lakes: Science 274, p. 749-751.