Select Publications

Book Chapters

Connor S; Herries A; Mooney S, 2018, 'Palaeoecology of the middle Tundzha Plain', in Ross S; Sobotkova A; Tzvetkova J; Nekhrizov ; Connor S (ed.), , Oxbow Books Limited, pp. 134 - 145

Mooney SD; Sniderman K; Kershaw AP; Haberle SG; Roe J, 2017, 'Quaternary Vegetation in Australia', in Keith D (ed.), Australian Vegetation, Cambridge University Press, pp. 63 - 88

Mooney SD; Martin HA, 2009, 'Environmental Conditions of the Past in the Blue Mountains', in Blue Mountains Dreaming The Aboriginal Heritage, pp. 23 - 40

Mooney SD, 1999, 'Earth`s biosphere', in Geographica:the complete illustrated reference to Australia and the World, edn. Original, Random House, Sydney, pp. 36 - 37

Mooney SD, 1999, 'Plants and animals', in Geographica:the complete illustrated reference to Australia and the World, edn. Original, Random House, Sydney, pp. 34 - 35

Journal articles

McGlynn G; Lejju J; Dalton C; Mooney SD; Rose NL; Tompkins AM; Bannister W; Tan ZD; Zheng X; Rühland KM; Taylor D, 2019, 'Aquatic ecosystem changes in a global biodiversity hotspot: Evidence from the Albertine Rift, central Africa', Journal of Biogeography, vol. 46, pp. 2098 - 2114, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jbi.13643

Martin L; Goff J; Jacobsen G; Mooney S, 2019, 'The radiocarbon ages of different organic components in the mires of Eastern Australia', Radiocarbon, vol. 61, pp. 173 - 184, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/RDC.2018.118

Zissimos AM; Christoforou IC; Cohen DR; Mooney SD; Rutherford NF, 2019, 'Spatial distribution and controls on organic and inorganic carbon in the soils of Cyprus', Journal of Geochemical Exploration, vol. 196, pp. 95 - 104, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gexplo.2018.10.005

Zheng X; Amesbury MJ; Hope G; Martin LF; Mooney SD, 2019, 'Testate amoebae as a hydrological proxy for reconstructing water-table depth in the mires of south-eastern Australia', Ecological Indicators, vol. 96, pp. 701 - 710, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolind.2018.09.019

Thomas Z; Jones R; Fogwill C; Hatton J; Williams A; Hogg A; Mooney S; Jones P; Lister D; Mayewski P; Turney C, 2018, 'Evidence for increased expression of the Amundsen Sea Low over the South Atlantic during the late Holocene', Climate of the Past, vol. 14, pp. 1727 - 1738, http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/cp-14-1727-2018

Mooney SD; Ackerley D; Reeves J; Barr C; Bostock H; Fitzsimmons K; Fletcher M-S; Gouramanis C; McGregor H; Phipps S; Tibby J; Tyler J, 2017, 'Evaluation of PMIP2 and PMIP3 simulations of mid-Holocene climate in the Indo-Pacific, Australasian and Southern Ocean regions.', Climate of the Past, vol. 13, pp. 1661 - 1684, http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/cp-13-1661-2017

Tibby J; Barr C; Marshall JC; McGregor GB; Moss PT; Arnold LJ; Page TJ; Questiaux D; Olley J; Kemp J; Spooner N; Petherick L; Penny D; Mooney S; Moss E, 2017, 'Persistence of wetlands on North Stradbroke Island (south-east Queensland, Australia) during the last glacial cycle: implications for Quaternary science and biogeography', Journal of Quaternary Science, vol. 32, pp. 770 - 781, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jqs.2981

Mooney SD; Martin L, 2016, 'The unique and surprising environments of Temperate Highland Peat Swamps on Sandstone (THPSS) in the Blue Mountains, NSW', Australasian Plant Conservation

Sharples JJ; Cary GJ; Fox-Hughes P; Mooney S; Evans JP; Fletcher MS; Fromm M; Grierson PF; McRae R; Baker P, 2016, 'Natural hazards in Australia: extreme bushfire', Climatic Change, vol. 139, pp. 85 - 99, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10584-016-1811-1

Turney C; Jones RT; Fogwill C; Hatton J; Williams AN; Hogg A; Thomas ZA; Palmer J; Mooney S; Reimer RW, 2016, 'A 250-year periodicity in Southern Hemisphere westerly winds over the last 2600 years', Climate of the Past, vol. 12, pp. 189 - 200, http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/cp-12-189-2016

Bostock HC; Lowe DJ; Gillespie R; Priestley R; Newham RM; Mooney SD, 2015, 'The advent of the Anthropocene in Australasia', Quaternary Australasia, vol. 32, pp. 7 - 16

Williams AN; Mooney SD; Sisson SA; Marlon J, 2015, 'Exploring the relationship between Aboriginal population indices and fire in Australia over the last 20,000years', Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, vol. 432, pp. 49 - 57, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2015.04.030

Long T; Qin J; Atahan P; Mooney S; Taylor D, 2014, 'Rising waters: New geoarchaeological evidence of inundation and early agriculture from former settlement sites on the southern Yangtze Delta, China', Holocene, vol. 24, pp. 546 - 558, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0959683614522309

Martin L; Mooney S; Goff J, 2014, 'Coastal wetlands reveal a non-synchronous island response to sea-level change and a palaeostorm record from 5.5 kyr to present', Holocene, vol. 24, pp. 569 - 580, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0959683614522306

Mcglynn G; Mooney SD; Taylor D, 2013, 'Palaeoecological evidence for Holocene environmental change from the Virunga volcanoes in the Albertine Rift, central Africa', Quaternary Science Reviews, vol. 61, pp. 32 - 46, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2012.11.008

Wroe S; Field JH; Archer M; Grayson DK; Price GJ; Louys J; Faith JT; Webb GE; Davidson I; Mooney SD, 2013, 'Reply to Brook et al: No empirical evidence for human overkill of megafauna in Sahul', Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 110, http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1310440110

Wroe S; Field JH; Archer M; Grayson DK; Price GJ; Louys J; Faith JT; Webb GE; Davidson I; Mooney SD, 2013, 'Climate change frames debate over the extinction of megafauna in Sahul (Pleistocene australia-new guinea)', Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 110, pp. 8777 - 8781, http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1302698110

Reeves J; Barrows T; Cohen TJ; Kiem A; Bostock H; Fitzsimmons K; Jansen J; Kemp J; Krause C; Krause L; Phipps SJ; Oz-intimate M, 2013, 'Climate variability over the last 35,000 years recorded in marine and terrestrial archives in the Australian region: an OZ-INTIMATE compilation', Quaternary Science Reviews, vol. 74, pp. 21 - 34, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2013.01.001

Petherick L; Bostock H; Cohen TJ; Fitzsimmons K; Tibby J; Fletcher MS; Moss P; Reeves J; Mooney S; Barrows T; Kemp J; Jansen J; Nanson G; Dosseto A, 2013, 'Climatic records over the past 30ka from temperate Australia - a synthesis from the Oz-INTIMATE workgroup', Quaternary Science Reviews, vol. 74, pp. 58 - 77, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2012.12.012

Chague-Goff C; Goff J; Nichol SL; Dudley W; Zawadzki A; Bennett JW; Mooney SD; Fierro D; Heijnis H; Dominey-Howes D; Courtney C, 2012, 'Multi-proxy evidence for trans-Pacific tsunamis in the Hawai'ian Islands', Marine Geology, vol. 299-302, pp. 77 - 89, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.margeo.2011.12.010

Mooney SD; Harrison SP; Bartlein PJ; Daniau AL; Stevenson J; Brownlie KC; Buckman S; Cupper ML; Luly JG; Black M; Colhoun E; D''costa DM; Dodson J; Haberle S; Hope GS; Kershaw PA; Kenyon C; Mckenzie M; Williams N, 2011, 'Late Quaternary fire regimes of Australasia', Quaternary Science Reviews, vol. 30, pp. 28 - 46, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2010.10.010

Mooney SD, 2011, 'The analysis of charcoal in peat and organic sediments', Mires and Peat, vol. 7, pp. 1 - 18, http://www.mires-and-peat.net/map07/map_07_09.pdf

Denham T; Mooney SD, 2008, 'Human-environment interactions in Australia and New Guinea during the Holocene', Holocene, vol. 18, pp. 365 - 371, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0959683607087926

Power ME; Marlon J; Ortiz N; Bartlein P; Harrison SM; Mayle F; Ballouche A; Bradshaw R; Carcaillet C; Cordova C; Mooney SD; Moreno P; Prentice I; Thonicke K; Tinner W; Whitlock C; Zhang YD; Zhao Y; Ali A; Anderson RA; Beer R; Behling H; Briles C; Brown K; Brunelle A; Bush M; Camill P; Chu GC; Clark J; Colombaroli D; Connor S; Daniau A; Daniels M; Dodson JR; Doughty E; Edwards ME; Finsinger W; Foster DF; Frechette J; Gaillard M; Gavin D; Gobet E; Haberle S; Hallett D; Higuera P; Hope GA; Horn S; Inoue J; Kaltenrieder P; Kennedy L; Kong Z; Larsen C; Long C; Lynch J; Lynch E; McGlone M; Meeks S; Mensing S; Meyer G; Minckley T; Mohr J; Nelson DR; New J; Newnham R; Noti R; Oswald W; Pierce J; Richard P; Rowe C; Goni M; Shuman B; Takahara H; Toney J; Turney C; Urrego-Sanchez D; Umbanhowar C; Vandergoes M; Vanniere B; Vescovi E, 2008, 'Changes in fire regimes since the Last Glacial Maximum: an assessment based on a global synthesis and analysis of charcoal data', Climate Dynamics, vol. 30, pp. 887 - 907, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00382-007-0334-x

Black M; Mooney SD; Attenbrow V, 2008, 'Implications of a 14 200 year contiguous fire record for understanding human-climate relationships at Goochs Swamp, New South Wales, Australia', Holocene, vol. 18, pp. 437 - 447, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0959683607087933

Black M; Mooney SD, 2007, 'The response of aboriginal burning practices to population levels and El Nino-Southern oscillation events during the mid- to late-Holocene: a case study from the Sydney basin using charcoal and pollen analysis', Australian Geographer, vol. 38, pp. 37 - 52, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00049180601175857

Black M; Mooney SD; Haberle S, 2007, 'The fire, human and climate nexus in the Sydney Basin, eastern Australia', Holocene, vol. 17, pp. 469 - 480, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0959683607077024

Mooney SD; Webb M; Attenbrow V, 2007, 'A comparison of charcoal and archaeological information to address the influences on Holocene fire activity in the Sydney Basin', Australian Geographer, vol. 38, pp. 177 - 194, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00049180701392774

Lynch A; Beringer J; Kershaw PA; Marshall AL; Mooney SD; Tapper N; Turney C; Van Der Kaar S, 2007, 'Using the paleorecord to evaluate climate and fire interactions in Australia', Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences, vol. 35, pp. 215 - 239, http://dx.doi.org/10.1146/annurev.earth.35.092006.145055

Gergis JL; Braganza K; Mooney SD; Risbey J, 2006, 'Reconstructing El Niño-Southern Oscillation (ENSO) from high-resolution palaeoarchives', Journal of Quaternary Science, vol. 21, pp. 707 - 722, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jqs.1070

Black M; Mooney SD, 2006, 'Holocene fire history from the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area, New South Wales, Australia: the climate, humans and fire nexus', REGIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE, vol. 6, pp. 41 - 51, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10113-005-0003-8

Mooney SD; Maltby E, 2006, 'Two proxy records revealing the late Holocene fire history at a site on the central coast of New South Wales, Australia', Austral Ecology, vol. 31, pp. 682 - 695, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1442-9993.2006.01594.x

Black M; Mooney SD; Martin HA, 2006, 'A > 43,000 year vegetation and fire history from Lake Baraba, New South Wales, Australia', Quaternary Science Reviews, vol. 25, pp. 3003 - 3016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2006.04.006

Turney C; Haberle S; Fink D; Kershaw PA; Barbetti M; Barrows T; Black M; Cohen T; Correge T; Hesse P; Huang Q; Johnston R; Morgan V; Moss PA; Nanson GC; Van Ommen T; Rule S; Williams NK; Zhao JX; D Costa D; Feng YX; Gagan M; Mooney SD; Xia Q, 2006, 'Integration of ice-core, marine and terrestrial records for the Australian Last Glacial Maximum and Termination: a contribution from the OZ INTIMATE group', Journal of Quaternary Science, vol. 21, pp. 751 - 761, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jqs.1073

Bennett P; Mooney SD, 2003, 'A palynological reconstruction of pre-European riparian vegetation at Wollombi, New South Wales and its application to stream bank management and revegetation', Ecological Management and Restoration, vol. 4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1442-8903.4.s.9.x

Mooney SD; Geiss C; Smith MA, 2003, 'The use of mineral magnetic parameters to characterize archaeological ochres', Journal of Archaeological Science, vol. 30, pp. 511 - 523, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0305-4403(02)00181-4

Mooney SD; Black M, 2003, 'A simple and fast method for calculating the area of macroscopic charcoal isolated from sediments', Quaternary Australasia, vol. 20, pp. 18 - 20

Dobson JR; Mooney SD, 2002, 'An assessment of historic human impact on south-eastern Australian environmental systems, using late Holocene rates of environmental change', Australian Journal of Botany, vol. 50, pp. 455 - 464, http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/BT01031

Mooney SD, 2001, 'Clues to the 'burning question': Pre-European fire in the Sydney coastal region from sedimentary charcoal and palynology', Ecological Management and Restoration, vol. 2, pp. 203 - 212, http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1442-8903.2001.00085.x

Mooney SD; Dodson JR, 2001, 'A comparison of the environmental changes of the post-European period with those of the preceding 2000 years at Lake Keilambete, Soth-western Victoria', Australian Geographer, vol. 32, pp. 163 - 179, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00049180125614

Mooney SD; Radford K, 2001, 'A simple and fast method for the quantification of macroscopic charcoal from sediments', Quaternary Australasia, vol. 19

Mooney SD, 2000, 'Workshop report: BIOME 300', Quaternary Australasia, vol. 18, pp. 10 - 11

Harle K; Colhoun EA; Dodson JR; Haberle S; Hope GA; Kershaw A; Picket L; Boyd B; Hantoru WS; Head L; Liu T; Karkgraf V; Mooney SD; Morris A; Ono Y; Semah A; Shulmeister J; Simpson H; Suparan P, 1998, 'BIOMES and plant functional types for Australia, New Guinea and Indonesia', Quaternary Australasia, vol. 16, pp. 38 - 42

Mooney SD, 1997, 'A fine resolution paleoclimatic reconstruction from Lake Keilambete, southeastern Australia', Holocene, vol. 7, pp. 139 - 149, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/095968369700700202

Mooney SD; Watson J; Dodson JR, 1997, 'Late Holocene environmental change in an upper montane area of the Snowy Mountains, New South Wales', Australian Geographer, vol. 28, pp. 185 - 200, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00049189708703192


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