Select Publications


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

Branch N; Canti M; Clark P; Turney C, 2014, Environmental archaeology: Theoretical and practical approaches,

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 CSM, 2012, 'Surface partial derivative C-13 in Australia: A quantified measure of annual precipitation?', in Haberle SG; David B (ed.), Peopled Landscapes (Terra Australis 34), edn. Original, AUSTRALIAN NATL UNIV, 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

Fogwill CJ; Turney CSM; Menviel L; Baker A; Weber ME; Ellis B; Thomas ZA; Golledge NR; Etheridge D; Rubino M; Thornton DP; van Ommen TD; Moy AD; Curran MAJ; Davies S; Bird MI; Munksgaard NC; Rootes CM; Millman H; Vohra J; Rivera A; Mackintosh A; Pike J; Hall IR; Bagshaw EA; Rainsley E; Bronk-Ramsey C; Montenari M; Cage AG; Harris MRP; Jones R; Power A; Love J; Young J; Weyrich LS; Cooper A, 2020, 'Southern Ocean carbon sink enhanced by sea-ice feedbacks at the Antarctic Cold Reversal', Nature Geoscience, vol. 13, pp. 489 - 497,

Thomas ZA; Jones RT; Turney CSM; Golledge N; Fogwill C; Bradshaw CJA; Menviel L; McKay NP; Bird M; Palmer J; Kershaw P; Wilmshurst J; Muscheler R, 2020, 'Tipping elements and amplified polar warming during the Last Interglacial', Quaternary Science Reviews, vol. 233, pp. 106222 - 106222,

Turney C; Fogwill C; Golledge N; McKay N; Van Sebille E; Jones R; Etheridge D; Rubino M; Thornton D; Davies S; Bronk Ramsey C; Thomas Z; Bird M; Munksgaard N; Kohno M; Woodward J; Winter K; Weyrich L; Rootes C; Millman H; Albert P; Rivera A; van Ommen T; Curran M; Moy A; Rahmstorf S; Kawamura K; Hillenbrand C-D; Weber M; Manning C; Young J; Cooper A, 2020, 'Early Last Interglacial ocean warming drove substantial ice mass loss from Antarctica', Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of USA,

Turney C; Ausseil AG; Broadhurst L, 2020, 'Urgent need for an integrated policy framework for biodiversity loss and climate change', Nature Ecology and Evolution,

Blake SAP; Palmer J; Björklund J; Harper JB; Turney CSM, 2020, 'Palaeoclimate potential of New Zealand Manoao colensoi (silver pine) tree rings using Blue-Intensity (BI)', Dendrochronologia, vol. 60, pp. 125664 - 125664,

Clark GF; Pastorino S; Marzinelli EM; Turney CSM; Fogwill CJ; Johnston EL, 2019, 'Nearshore marine communities at three New Zealand sub-Antarctic islands', Polar Biology, vol. 42, pp. 2193 - 2203,

Tennant RK; Lux TM; Sambles CM; Kuhn NJ; Petticrew EL; Oldfield R; Parker DA; Hatton J; Moore KA; Lee R; Turney CSM; Jones RT; Love J, 2019, 'Palaeogenomics of the Hydrocarbon Producing Microalga Botryococcus braunii', Scientific Reports, vol. 9, pp. 1776,

McGlone MS; Wilmshurst JM; Richardson SJ; Turney CSM; Wood JR, 2019, 'Temperature,wind, cloud, and the postglacial tree line history of sub-antarctic Campbell Island', Forests, vol. 10, pp. 998 - 998,

Thomas ZA; Turney CSM; Hogg A; Williams AN; Fogwill CJ, 2019, 'Investigating Subantarctic 14C Ages of Different Peat Components: Site and Sample Selection for Developing Robust Age Models in Dynamic Landscapes', Radiocarbon, vol. 61, pp. 1009 - 1027,

Turney C, 2019, 'Radiocarbon revolution: the story of an isotope', Nature, vol. 570, pp. 304 - 305,

Turney CSM; McGregor HV; Francus P; Abram N; Evans MN; Goosse H; Von Gunten L; Kaufman D; Linderholm H; Loutre MF; Neukom R, 2019, 'Introduction to the special issue "climate of the past 2000 years: Regional and trans-regional syntheses"', Climate of the Past, vol. 15, pp. 611 - 615,

Dougherty AJ; Choi JH; Turney CSM; Dosseto A, 2019, 'Technical note: Optimizing the utility of combined GPR, OSL, and Lidar (GOaL) to extract paleoenvironmental records and decipher shoreline evolution', Climate of the Past, vol. 15, pp. 389 - 404,

Rainsley E; Turney CSM; Golledge NR; Wilmshurst JM; McGlone MS; Hogg AG; Li B; Thomas ZA; Roberts R; Jones RT; Palmer J; Flett V; de Wet G; Hutchinson DK; Lipson MJ; Fenwick P; Hines BR; Binetti U; Fogwill CJ, 2019, 'Pleistocene glacial history of the New Zealand subantarctic islands', Climate of the Past, vol. 15, pp. 423 - 448,

Dougherty AJ; Thomas ZA; Fogwill C; Hogg A; Palmer J; Rainsley E; Williams AN; Ulm S; Rogers K; Jones BG; Turney C, 2019, 'Redating the earliest evidence of the mid-Holocene relative sea-level highstand in Australia and implications for global sea-level rise', PLoS ONE, vol. 14, pp. e0218430 - 19,

Hogg AG; Wilson CJN; Lowe DJ; Turney CSM; White P; Lorrey AM; Manning SW; Palmer J; Bury S; Brown J; Southon J; Petchey F, 2019, 'Wiggle-match radiocarbon dating of the Taupo eruption', Nature Communications, vol. 10, pp. 1 - 3,

Hogg A; Wilson CJN; Lowe DJ; Turney C; White P; Lorrey A; Manning S; Palmer J; Bury S; Brown J; Southon J; Petchey F, 2019, 'Correspondence: The Taupo eruption occurred in 232 ± 10 CE, and not later', EarthArXiv,

Rainsley E; Menviel L; Fogwill CJ; Turney CSM; Hughes ALC; Rood DH, 2018, 'Greenland ice mass loss during the Younger Dryas driven by Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation feedbacks', Scientific Reports, vol. 8,

Kosintsev P; Mitchell KJ; Thibaut D; van der Plicht J; Kuitems M; Ekaterina P; Tikhonov A; Higham T; Comeskey D; Turney C; Cooper A; van Kolfschoten T; Stuart AJ; Lister AM, 2018, 'Evolution and extinction of the giant rhinoceros Elasmotherium sibiricum sheds light on late Quaternary megafaunal extinctions', Nature Ecology and Evolution, vol. 3, pp. 31 - 38,

Adolphi F; Bronk Ramsey C; Erhardt T; Edwards L; Cheng H; Turney C; Cooper A; Svensson A; Rasmussen S; Fischer H; Muscheler R, 2018, 'Connecting the Greenland ice-core and U∕Th timescales via cosmogenic radionuclides: testing the synchroneity of Dansgaard–Oeschger events', Climate of the Past, vol. 14, pp. 1755 - 1781,

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,

Waters CN; Fairchild IJ; McCarthy FMG; Turney CSM; Zalasiewicz J; Williams M, 2018, 'How to date natural archives of the Anthropocene', Geology Today, vol. 34, pp. 182 - 187,

O’Connell JF; Allen J; Williams MAJ; Williams AN; Turney CSM; Spooner NA; Kamminga J; Brown G; Cooper A, 2018, 'When did homo sapiens first reach Southeast Asia and Sahul?', Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 115, pp. 8482 - 8490,

Falster G; Tyler J; Grant K; Tibby J; Turney C; Löhr S; Jacobsen G; Kershaw AP, 2018, 'Millennial-scale variability in south-east Australian hydroclimate between 30,000 and 10,000 years ago', Quaternary Science Reviews, vol. 192, pp. 106 - 122,

Kaufman DS; Abram NJ; Evans MN; Francus P; Goosse H; Linderholm HW; Loutre MF; Martrat B; McGregor HV; Neukom R; George SS; Turney C; Von Gunten L, 2018, 'Technical note: Open-paleo-data implementation pilot - The PAGES 2k special issue', Climate of the Past, vol. 14, pp. 593 - 600,

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 CSM, 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,

Wilson KJ; Barthel A; Lipson M; Fogwill C; Turney C, 2018, 'New breeding records of seabirds at carnley harbour (Auckland Islands), cossack rock (Campbell Island) and south coast of the snares', Notornis, vol. 65, pp. 168 - 173,

Allen KJ; Villalba R; Lavergne A; Palmer JG; Cook EC; Fenwick P; Drew DM; Turney CSM; 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,

Thomas ZA; Turney CSM; Palmer JG; Lloydd S; Klaricich JNL; Hogg A, 2018, 'Extending the observational record to provide new insights into invasive alien species in a coastal dune environment of New Zealand', Applied Geography, vol. 98, pp. 100 - 109,

Turney CSM; Palmer J; Maslin MA; Hogg A; Fogwill CJ; Southon J; Fenwick P; Helle G; Wilmshurst JM; McGlone M; Ramsey CB; Thomas ZX; 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, pp. 1 - 10,

Palmer JG; Turney CSM; Fogwill C; School of Biological E; Environmental Sciences UONSW; Fenwick P; Thomas Z; Lipson M; Jones RT; Beavan 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,

O’donnell AJ; Cook ER; Palmer J; Turney CSM; Grierson PF, 2018, 'Potential for tree rings to reveal spatial patterns of past drought variability across western Australia', Environmental Research Letters, vol. 13, pp. 024020 - 12,

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

Turney CSM, 2018, 'Why didn't they ask Evans?: A response to Karen May', Polar Record, vol. 54, pp. 178 - 180,

Grosvenor MJ; Jones RT; Turney CSM; 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 C, 2017, 'Why didn’t they ask Evans?', Polar Record, vol. 53, pp. 1 - 14,

Moss P; Dunbar G; Thomas Z; Turney C; Kershaw P; Jacobsen G, 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 MAJ; 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 NAN; 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; Sigl M; Sinclair K; St George S; St Jacques JM; Thamban M; Thapa UK; Thomas ER; Turney C; Uemura R; Viau AE; Vladimirova DO; Wahl ER; White JWC; Yu Z; Zinke J, 2017, 'A global multiproxy database for temperature reconstructions of the Common Era', Scientific Data, vol. 4,

Tobler R; Rohrlach A; Soubrier J; Bover P; Llamas B; Tuke J; Bean N; Abdullah-Highfold A; Agius S; O’Donoghue A; O’Loughlin I; Sutton P; Zilio F; Walshe K; Williams AN; Turney C; Williams M; Richards SM; Mitchell RJ; Kowal E; Stephen JR; Williams L; Haak W; Cooper A, 2017, 'Aboriginal mitogenomes reveal 50,000 years of regionalism in Australia', Nature, vol. 543, pp. 180 - 184,

van der Kaars S; Miller GH; Turney C; 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, pp. 14142 - 14142,

Fogwill CJ; Turney C; Golledge NR; Etheridge DM; Rubino M; Thornton DP; Baker A; Woodward J; Winter K; van Ommen TD; Moy AD; Curran MAJ; 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 CSM; 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,

Turney CSM; Klekociuk A; Fogwill CJ; Zunz V; Goosse H; Parkinson CL; Compo G; Lazzara M; Keller L; Allan R; Palmer J; Clark G; Marzinelli E, 2017, 'Brief communication: Changing mid-twentieth century Antarctic sea ice variability linked to tropical forcing', The Cryosphere Discussions, pp. 1 - 12,

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