Select Publications


Turney C;Canti M;Branch N;Clark P, 2014, Environmental Archaeology, Routledge,

Turney C, 2012, 1912: The Year The World Discovered Antarctica,

Turney C, 2008, Ice, Mud and Blood: Lessons from Climate Past, Macmillan

Turney C, 2006, Bones, Rocks and Stars: The Science of When Things Happened, Palgrave Macmillan

Book Chapters

Turney C, 2012, 'Surface d13C in Australia: A quantified measure of annual precipitation?', in Haberle SG;David B (ed.), Peopled Landscapes (Terra Australis 34), edn. Original, Australian National University, Australia, pp. 435 - 443,

Turney C;Richardson K;Stef W;Liverman D, 2011, 'Going back to the future: Sea-level rise in the past.', in Climate Change: Global Risks, Challenges and Decisions, edn. Original, Cambridge University Press, UK, pp. 57 - 58,

Journal articles

Allen KJ;Villalba R;Lavergne A;Palmer JG;Cook EC;Fenwick P;Drew DM;Turney CS M;Baker PJ, 2018, 'A comparison of some simple methods used to detect unstable temperature responses in tree-ring chronologies', Dendrochronologia, vol. 48, pp. 52 - 73,

Turney CS M;Palmer J;Maslin MA;Hogg A;Fogwill CJ;Southon J;Fenwick P;Helle G;Wilmshurst JM;McGlone M;Bronk Ramsey C;Thomas Z;Lipson M;Beaven B;Jones RT;Andrews O;Hua Q, 2018, 'Global Peak in Atmospheric Radiocarbon Provides a Potential Definition for the Onset of the Anthropocene Epoch in 1965', Scientific Reports, vol. 8,

Lorrey AM;Boswijk G;Hogg A;Palmer JG;Turney CS M;Fowler AM;Ogden J;Woolley JM, 2018, 'The scientific value and potential of New Zealand swamp kauri', Quaternary Science Reviews, vol. 183, pp. 124 - 139,

Palmer JG;Turney CS M;Fogwill C;Fenwick P;Thomas Z;Lipson M;Jones RT;Beaven B;Richardson SJ;Wilmshurst JM, 2018, 'Growth response of an invasive alien species to climate variations on subantarctic Campbell Island', New Zealand Journal of Ecology, vol. 42, pp. 31 - 39,

Thomas Z;Turney C;Allan R;Colwell S;Kelly G;Lister D;Jones P;Beswick M;Alexander L;Lippmann T;Herold N;Jones R, 2018, 'A new daily observational record from Grytviken, South Georgia: Exploring twentieth-century extremes in the South Atlantic', Journal of Climate, vol. 31, pp. 1743 - 1755,

Williams AN;Ulm S;Sapienza T;Lewis S;Turney CS M, 2018, 'Sea-level change and demography during the last glacial termination and early Holocene across the Australian continent', Quaternary Science Reviews, vol. 182, pp. 144 - 154,

Turney CS M, 2017, 'Why didn't they ask Evans?', Polar Record, vol. 53, pp. 498 - 511,

Grosvenor MJ;Jones RT;Turney CS M;Charman DJ;Hogg A;Coward D;Wilson R, 2017, 'Human activity was a major driver of the mid-Holocene vegetation change in southern Cumbria: implications for the elm decline in the British Isles', Journal of Quaternary Science, vol. 32, pp. 934 - 945,

Turney CS M;Jones RT;Phipps SJ;Thomas Z;Hogg A;Kershaw AP;Fogwill CJ;Palmer J;Bronk Ramsey C;Adolphi F;Muscheler R;Hughen KA;Staff RA;Grosvenor M;Golledge NR;Rasmussen SO;Hutchinson DK;Haberle S;Lorrey A;Boswijk G;Cooper A, 2017, 'Rapid global ocean-atmosphere response to Southern Ocean freshening during the last glacial', Nature Communications, vol. 8,

Moss PT;Dunbar GB;Thomas Z;Turney C;Kershaw AP;Jacobsen GE, 2017, 'A 60 000-year record of environmental change for the Wet Tropics of north-eastern Australia based on the ODP 820 marine core', Journal of Quaternary Science, vol. 32, pp. 704 - 716,

Emile-Geay J;McKay NP;Kaufman DS;Von Gunten L;Wang J;Anchukaitis KJ;Abram NJ;Addison JA;Curran MA J;Evans MN;Henley BJ;Hao Z;Martrat B;McGregor HV;Neukom R;Pederson GT;Stenni B;Thirumalai K;Werner JP;Xu C;Divine DV;Dixon BC;Gergis J;Mundo IA;Nakatsuka T;Phipps SJ;Routson CC;Steig EJ;Tierney JE;Tyler JJ;Allen KJ;Bertler NA N;Björklund J;Chase BM;Chen MT;Cook E;De Jong R;DeLong KL;Dixon DA;Ekaykin AA;Ersek V;Filipsson HL;Francus P;Freund MB;Frezzotti M;Gaire NP;Gajewski K;Ge Q;Goosse H;Gornostaeva A;Grosjean M;Horiuchi K;Hormes A;Husum K;Isaksson E;Kandasamy S;Kawamura K;Kilbourne KH;Koç N;Leduc G;Linderholm HW;Lorrey AM;Mikhalenko V;Mortyn PG;Motoyama H;Moy AD;Mulvaney R;Munz PM;Nash DJ;Oerter H;Opel T;Orsi AJ;Ovchinnikov DV;Porter TJ;Roop HA;Saenger C;Sano M;Sauchyn D;Saunders KM;Seidenkrantz MS;Severi M;Shao X;Sicre MA;, 2017, 'A global multiproxy database for temperature reconstructions of the Common Era', Scientific Data, vol. 4,

Palmer JG;Cook ER;Turney CS M;Allen K;Fenwick P;Cook BI;O'Donnell A;Lough J;Grierson P;Baker PJ, 2017, 'Reply to Comment on 'Drought variability in the eastern Australia and New Zealand summer drought atlas (ANZDA, CE 1500-2012) modulated by the Interdecadal Pacific Oscillation'', Environmental Research Letters, vol. 12,

Turney CS M;Fogwill CJ;Palmer JG;Van Sebille E;Thomas Z;McGlone M;Richardson S;Wilmshurst JM;Fenwick P;Zunz V;Goosse H;Wilson KJ;Carter L;Lipson M;Jones RT;Harsch M;Clark G;Marzinelli E;Rogers T;Rainsley E;Ciasto L;Waterman S;Thomas ER;Visbeck M, 2017, 'Tropical forcing of increased Southern Ocean climate variability revealed by a 140-year subantarctic temperature reconstruction', Climate of the Past, vol. 13, pp. 231 - 248,

Van Der Kaars S;Miller GH;Turney CS M;Cook EJ;Nürnberg D;Schönfeld J;Kershaw AP;Lehman SJ, 2017, 'Humans rather than climate the primary cause of Pleistocene megafaunal extinction in Australia', Nature Communications, vol. 8,

Turney CS M;Wilmshurst JM;Jones RT;Wood JR;Palmer JG;Hogg AG;Fenwick P;Crowley SF;Privat K;Thomas Z, 2017, 'Reconstructing atmospheric circulation over southern New Zealand: Establishment of modern westerly airflow 5500 years ago and implications for Southern Hemisphere Holocene climate change', Quaternary Science Reviews, vol. 159, pp. 77 - 87,

Fogwill CJ;Turney C;Golledge NR;Etheridge DM;Rubino M;Thornton DP;Baker A;Woodward J;Winter K;van Ommen TD;Moy AD;Curran MA J;Davies SM;Weber ME;Bird MI;Munksgaard NC;Menviel L;Rootes CM;Ellis B;Millman H;Vohra J;Rivera A;Cooper A, 2017, 'Antarctic ice sheet discharge driven by atmosphere-ocean feedbacks at the Last Glacial Termination', Scientific Reports, vol. 7, pp. 39979 - 39979,

Jones RT;Turney CS M;Lang B;Brooks SJ;Rundgren M;Hammarlund D;Björck S;Fogwill CJ, 2017, 'Delayed maximum northern European summer temperatures during the Last Interglacial as a result of Greenland Ice Sheet melt', Geology, vol. 45, pp. 23 - 26,

Metcalf JL;Turney C;Barnett R;Martin F;Bray SC;Vilstrup JT;Orlando L;Salas-Gismondi R;Loponte D;Medina M;De Nigris M;Civalero T;Fernández PM;Gasco A;Duran V;Seymour KL;Otaola C;Gil A;Paunero R;Prevosti FJ;Bradshaw CJ A;Wheeler JC;Borrero L;Austin JJ;Cooper A, 2016, 'Synergistic roles of climate warming and human occupation in Patagonian megafaunal extinctions during the Last Deglaciation', Science Advances, vol. 2,

Hogg A;Southon J;Turney C;Palmer J;Ramsey CB;Fenwick P;Boswijk G;Bï ntgen U;Friedrich M;Helle G;Hughen K;Jones R;Kromer B;Noronha A;Reinig F;Reynard L;Staff R;Wacker L, 2016, 'Decadally resolved lateglacial radiocarbon evidence from New Zealand Kauri', Radiocarbon, vol. 58, pp. 709 - 733,

Cook BI;Palmer JG;Cook ER;Turney CS M;Allen K;Fenwick P;O Donnell A;Lough JM;Grierson PF;Ho M;Baker PJ, 2016, 'The paleoclimate context and future trajectory of extreme summer hydroclimate in eastern Australia', Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 121, pp. 12 - 838,

Palmer JG;Turney CS M;Cook ER;Fenwick P;Thomas Z;Helle G;Jones R;Clement A;Hogg A;Southon J;Bronk Ramsey C;Staff R;Muscheler R;Corrï ge T;Hua Q, 2016, 'Changes in El Ni�o – Southern Oscillation (ENSO) conditions during the Greenland Stadial 1 (GS-1) chronozone revealed by New Zealand tree-rings', Quaternary Science Reviews, vol. 153, pp. 139 - 155,

Fogwill CJ;Van Sebille E;Cougnon EA;Turney CS M;Rintoul SR;Galton-Fenzi BK;Clark GF;Marzinelli EM;Rainsley EB;Carter L, 2016, 'Brief communication: Impacts of a developing polynya off Commonwealth Bay, East Antarctica, triggered by grounding of iceberg B09B', Cryosphere, vol. 10, pp. 2603 - 2609,

Phipps SJ;Fogwill CJ;Turney CS M, 2016, 'Impacts of marine instability across the East Antarctic Ice Sheet on Southern Ocean dynamics', Cryosphere, vol. 10, pp. 2317 - 2328,

Saltré F;Rodríguez-Rey M;Brook BW;Johnson CN;Turney CS M;Alroy J;Cooper A;Beeton N;Bird MI;Fordham DA;Gillespie R;Herrando-Pérez S;Jacobs Z;Miller GH;Nogués-Bravo D;Prideaux GJ;Roberts RG;Bradshaw CJ A, 2016, 'Climate change not to blame for late Quaternary megafauna extinctions in Australia', Nature Communications, vol. 7,

Rouillard A;Greenwood PF;Grice K;Skrzypek G;Dogramaci S;Turney C;Grierson PF, 2016, 'Interpreting vegetation change in tropical arid ecosystems from sediment molecular fossils and their stable isotope compositions: A baseline study from the Pilbara region of northwest Australia', Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, vol. 459, pp. 495 - 507,

Rodríguez-Rey M;Herrando-Pérez S;Brook BW;Saltré F;Alroy J;Beeton N;Bird MI;Cooper A;Gillespie R;Jacobs Z;Johnson CN;Miller GH;Prideaux GJ;Roberts RG;Turney CS M;Bradshaw CJ A, 2016, 'A comprehensive database of quality-rated fossil ages for Sahul's Quaternary vertebrates', Scientific Data, vol. 3,

Winter K;Woodward J;Dunning SA;Turney CS M;Fogwill CJ;Hein AS;Golledge NR;Bingham RG;Marrero SM;Sugden DE;Ross N, 2016, 'Assessing the continuity of the blue ice climate record at Patriot Hills, Horseshoe Valley, West Antarctica', Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 43, pp. 2019 - 2026,

Turney CS M;Jones RT;Lister D;Jones P;Williams AN;Hogg A;Thomas ZA;Compo GP;Yin X;Fogwill CJ;Palmer J;Colwell S;Allan R;Visbeck M, 2016, 'Anomalous mid-twentieth century atmospheric circulation change over the South Atlantic compared to the last 6000 years', Environmental Research Letters, vol. 11,

Wilson KJ;Turney CS M;Fogwill CJ;Blair E, 2016, 'The impact of the giant iceberg B09B on population size and breeding success of Adélie penguins in Commonwealth Bay, Antarctica', Antarctic Science, vol. 28, pp. 1 - 7,

Hogg A;Southon J;Turney C;Palmer J;Bronk Ramsey C;Fenwick P;Boswijk G;Friedrich M;Helle G;Hughen K;Jones R;Kromer B;Noronha A;Reynard L;Staff R;Wacker L, 2016, 'Punctuated Shutdown of Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation during Greenland Stadial 1', Scientific Reports, vol. 6,

Rouillard A;Skrzypek G;Turney C;Dogramaci S;Hua Q;Zawadzki A;Reeves J;Greenwood P;O'Donnell AJ;Grierson PF, 2016, 'Evidence for extreme floods in arid subtropical northwest Australia during the Little Ice Age chronozone (CE 1400-1850)', Quaternary Science Reviews, vol. 144, pp. 107 - 122,

Phipps SJ;Fogwill CJ;Turney C, 2016, 'Impacts of marine instability across the East Antarctic Ice Sheet on Southern Ocean dynamics', The Cryosphere,

Turney CS M;Jones RT;Thomas ZA;Palmer JG;Brown D, 2016, 'Extreme wet conditions coincident with Bronze Age abandonment of upland areas in Britain', Anthropocene, vol. 13, pp. 69 - 79,

Turney CS M;Palmer J;Hogg A;Fogwill CJ;Jones RT;Bronk Ramsey C;Fenwick P;Grierson P;Wilmshurst J;O'Donnell A;Thomas ZA;Lipson M, 2016, 'Multidecadal variations in Southern Hemisphere atmospheric14C: Evidence against a Southern Ocean sink at the end of the Little Ice Age CO2anomaly', Global Biogeochemical Cycles, vol. 30, pp. 211 - 218,

Fogwill C;van Sebille E;Cougnon EA;Turney CS M;Rintoul SR;Clark GF;Marzinelli E;Rainsley EB;Carter L, 2016, 'Evidence of a developing Polynya off Commonwealth Bay, East Antarctica, triggered by grounding of iceberg', The Cryosphere Discussions,

Cooper A;Turney C;Hughen K, 2016, 'Response to Comment on "Abrupt warming events drove Late Pleistocene Holarctic megafaunal turnover', Science, vol. 351, pp. 927c,

Johnson CN;Alroy J;Beeton NJ;Bird MI;Brook BW;Cooper A;Gillespie R;Herrando-PÉrez S;Jacobs Z;Miller GH;Prideaux GJ;Roberts RG;Rodríguez-Rey M;SaltrÉ F;Turney CS M;Bradshaw CJ A, 2016, 'What caused extinction of the pleistocene megafauna of sahul?', Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, vol. 283, pp. 1 - 8,

Turney CS M;Palmer J;Bronk Ramsey C;Adolphi F;Muscheler R;Hughen KA;Staff RA;Jones RT;Thomas ZA;Fogwill CJ;Hogg A, 2016, 'High-precision dating and correlation of ice, marine and terrestrial sequences spanning Heinrich Event 3: Testing mechanisms of interhemispheric change using New Zealand ancient kauri (Agathis austral', Quaternary Science Reviews, vol. 137, pp. 126 - 134,

Turney CS M;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,

Turney CS M;McGlone M;Palmer J;Fogwill C;Hogg A;Thomas ZA;Lipson M;Wilmshurst JM;Fenwick P;Jones RT;Hines B;Clark GF, 2016, 'Intensification of Southern Hemisphere westerly winds 2000-1000 years ago: Evidence from the subantarctic Campbell and Auckland Islands (52-50°S)', Journal of Quaternary Science, vol. 31, pp. 12 - 19,

Wood JR;Wilmshurst JM;Turney CS M;Fogwill CJ, 2016, 'Palaeoecological signatures of vegetation change induced by herbivory regime shifts on subantarctic Enderby Island', Quaternary Science Reviews, vol. 134, pp. 51 - 58,

Wilmshurst JM;McGlone MS;Turney CS M, 2015, 'Long-term ecology resolves the timing, region of origin and process of establishment for a disputed alien tree', AoB PLANTS, vol. 7,

Palmer JG;Cook ER;Turney CS M;Allen K;Fenwick P;Cook BI;O'Donnell A;Lough J;Grierson P;Baker P, 2015, 'Drought variability in the eastern Australia and New Zealand summer drought atlas (ANZDA, CE 1500-2012) modulated by the Interdecadal Pacific Oscillation', Environmental Research Letters, vol. 10,

Turney CS M;Fogwill CJ;Klekociuk AR;Van Ommen TD;Curran MA J;Moy AD;Palmer JG, 2015, 'Tropical and mid-latitude forcing of continental Antarctic temperatures', Cryosphere, vol. 9, pp. 2405 - 2415,

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