Late Paleozoic Ice Age

Funding

Margaret L. Fraiser, PI. Erik Gulbranson, John Isbell,co-PIs. $250,519. 10/01/16-09/31/19. National Science Foundation, International Research Experience for Students. Late Paleozoic Ecosystems.

John L. Isbell and Margaret L. Fraiser, NSF IRES, $16,985, 08/14/11-08/13/12, IRES: Integrated Research & Educational Training of Geoscience Students in Deep-Time Paleoclimatology, Western South America.

John L. Isbell, Margaret L. Fraiser, Isabel P. Montañez, National Science Foundation, International Research Experience for Students, $75,000, 08/15/08-08/14/11, Collaborative IRES: Integrated Research & Educational Training of Geoscience Students in Deep-Time Paleoclimatology, Western South America.

Publications

*Pauls, K.P., Fraiser, M.L., Isbell, J.L., Pagani, A., and Taboada, A., in preparation. Sedimentology and Paleoecology of the Pampa de Tepuel Formation, Argentina. Gondwana Research, submission anticipated December 1, 2015.

*Braun, N.L., Fraiser, ML., Isbell, J.L., Pagani, A., Taboada, A., and Gulbranson, E., in preparation. Paleoecology of Carboniferous Glacial and Nonglacial Faunas of Patagonia. Gondwana Research, submission anticipated October 1, 2015.

*Dineen, A.A., Fraiser, M.L., and Isbell, J.L. 2012. Palaeoecology and Sedimentology of Carboniferous Glacial and Postglacial Successions in the Paganzo and Rio Blanco Basins of Northwestern Argentina. Geological Society, London, Special Publications 376: 109-140.

Isbell, J.L., *Henry, L.C., Reid, C.M., and Fraiser, M.L. 2012. Sedimentology and palaeoecology of lonestone-bearing mixed clastic rocks and cold-water carbonates of the Lower Permian Basal Beds at Fossil Cliffs, Maria Island, Tasmania (Australia): Insight into the initial decline of the late Palaeozoic ice age. Geological Society (London) for a Special Publication 376: 307-341.

*Henry, L.C., Isbell, J.L., Fielding, C.R., Domack, E.W., Frank, T.D., and Fraiser, M.L. 2012. Proglacial deposition and deformation in the Upper Carboniferous to Lower Permian Wynyard Formation, Tasmania: a process analysis. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 315-316: 142-157.

Isbell, J.L., *Henry, L.C., Gulbranson, E.L., Limarino, C.O., Fraiser, M.L., Koch, Z.J., Ciccioli, P. L., and Dineen, A.A. 2012. Glacial paradoxes during the late Paleozoic Ice Age: Evaluating the using the concept of the equilibrium line altitude (ELA) as a control on glaciation. Gondwana Research 22: 1-19.

*Henry, L.C., Isbell, J.L., Limarino, C.O., McHenry, L.J., and Fraiser, M.L. 2010. Mid-Carboniferous deglaciation of the Protoprecordillera, Argentina, recorded in the Agua de Jagüel paleovalley. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 298: 112-129.

Isbell, J.L., Fraiser, M.L., and *Henry, L.C. 2008. Examining the complexity of environmental change during the late Paleozoic and early Mesozoic. Palaios 23: 267-269.