PerosLab: Global change • Geoarcheology • Anthropocene

Peros, M.C., Cooper, J., Oliva, F. (in press). Hurricanes as Agents of Cultural Change: Integrating Paleotempestology and the Archaeological Record. In, The Power of Nature: Agency and the Archaeology of Human-Environmental Dynamics (Ed. Monica Smith, UCLA). University Press of Colorado.

Burke, A., Peros, M.C., Wren, C.D., Pausata, F.S.R., Riel-Salvatore, J., Moine, O., de Vernal, A., Kageyama, M., Boisard, S. (2021). The archaeology of climate change : The case for cultural diversity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 118: 2108537118

O’Neill Sanger, C.E., St-Jacques, J.M., Peros, M.C., Schwartz, K. (2021). Reconstructed high-resolution forest dynamics, climate and human impacts for the past 2300 years from Étang Fer-de-Lance, southeastern Québec, Canada. The Holocene 31(6):1019-1032.

Xu, G., Wang, Z., Zhao, H., Bu, Z., Peros, M.C., Liu, S., Li, H., Wang, S. (2021). Characteristics and assessment of trace elements (Hg, As, Sb, Se, and Bi) in mire surface water from the Changbai Mountains, northeastern China. Water, Air, & Soil Pollution 232:246.

Kaufman, D., McKay, N., Routson, C., Erb, M., Davis, B., Heiri, O., Jaccard, S., Tierney, J., Dätwyler, C., Axford, Y., Brussel, T., Cartapanis, O., Chase, B., Dawson, A., de Vernal, A., Engels, S., Jonkers, L., Marsicek, J., Moffa-Sánchez, P., Morrill, C., Orsi, A., Rehfeld, K., Saunders, K., Sommer, P., Thomas, E., Tonello, M., Tóth, M., Vachula, R., Andreev, A., Bertrand, S., Biskaborn, B., Bringué, M., Brooks, S., Caniupán, M., Chevalier, M., Cwynar, L., Emile-Geay, J., Fegyveresi, J., Feurdean, A., Finsinger, W., Fortin, M.-C., Foster, L., Fox, M., Gajewski, K., Grosjean, M., Hausmann, S., Heinrichs, M., Holmes, N., Ilyashuk, B., Ilyashuk, E., Juggins, S., Khider, D., Koinig, K., Langdon, P., Larocque-Tobler, I., Li, Y., Lotter, A., Luoto, T., Mackay, A., Magyari, E., Malevich, S., Mark, B., Massaferro, J., Montade, V., Nazarova, L., Novenko, E., Pařil, P., Pearson, E., Peros, M.C., Pienitz, R., Płóciennik, M., Porinchu, D., Potito, A., Rees, A., Reinemann, S., Roberts, S., Rolland, N., Salonen, J., Self, A., Seppä, H., Shala, S., St. Jacques, J-M., Stenni, B., Syrykh, L., Tarrats, P., Taylor, K., van den Bos, V., Velle, G., Wahl, W., and four others. 2020. A global database of Holocene paleo-temperature records. Nature Scientific Data 7:115.

Sha, L., Ait Brahmin, Y., Wassenburg, J.A., Yin, J., Peros, M.C., Cruz, F.W., Cai, Y., Li, H., Du, W., Zhang, H., Edwards, R.L., Cheng, H. 2019. How Far North Did the African Monsoon Fringe Expand During the African Humid Period? Insights From Southwest Moroccan Speleothems. Geophysical Research Letters 46: 14093-14102.

Consuegra, R., Mengana, J.I., Pupo, F.M., Peros, M.C. (2019). Coarse Detrital Deposits from Hurricane Wilma on the Western Coast of Cojimar, Havana, Cuba: Modeling Natural Environments. In: Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on BioGeoSciences (Cárdenas, R., Mochaloz, V., Parra, O., Martin, O, eds). pp 111-125.

Liu, J., Wang, Z., Zhao, H., Peros, M.C., Yang, Q., Sha-Sha, L., Li, H., Wang, S., Bu, Z-J. (2018). Mercury and arsenic in the surface peat soils of the Changbai Mountains, northeastern China: distribution, environmental controls, sources, and ecological risk assessment. Environmental Science and Pollution Research. 25: 34595–34609.

Oliva, F., Peros, M.C., Viau, A., Reinhardt, E.G., Nixon, F.C., Morin, A. (2018). A high-resolution multi-proxy reconstruction of tropical cyclone variability during the past 800 years from Nova Scotia, Canada. Marine Geology. 406: 84-97.

Oliva, F., Viau, A. Peros, M., Bouchard, M. (2018). Paleotempestology database for the western North Atlantic basin. The Holocene. DOI: 10.1177/0959683618782598.

Smith, D.G., Chinique des Armas, Y., Rodríguez Suárez, R., Buhay, W.M., Roksandic, I., Peros, M.C., Roksandic, M. (2018). Straddling the Subsistence Divide: The Case of Canímar Abajo and Contemporaneous Sites in Northwestern Cuba. The Archaeology of Caribbean and Circum-Caribbean Farmers (5000 BC – AD 1500). (Edited Volume (Ed: Reid, B.). 21 pages.

Oliva, F., Peros, M.C., Viau, A.E., (2017). A review of the spatial distribution of and analytical techniques used in paleotempestological studies in the western North Atlantic Basin. Progress in Physical Geography. 41: 171-190.

Peros, M., Collins, S., Agosta G’meiner, A. Reinhardt, E. Matos Pupo, F. (2017). Multi‐stage 8.2 kyr event revealed through high‐resolution XRF core scanning of Cuban sinkhole sediments. Geophysical Research Letters. 44: 7374-7381.

Peros, M.C., Chan, K., Magnan, G., Ponsford, L., Carroll, J., McCloskey, T. (2016). A 9600‐year record of water table depth, vegetation and fire inferred from a raised peat bog, Prince Edward Island, Canadian Maritimes. Journal of Quaternary Science. 31: 512-525.

Gregory, B.R., Peros, M.C., Reinhardt, E.G., Donnelly, J.P. (2015). Middle–late Holocene Caribbean aridity inferred from foraminifera and elemental data in sediment cores from two Cuban lagoons. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 426: 229-241.

Peros, M.C., Gregory, B.R., Matos, F., Reinhardt, E.G., Desloges, J.P. (2015). Late Holocene record of lagoon evolution, climate change, and hurricane activity from southeastern Cuba. The Holocene. 25: 1483-1497.

Roksandic, M., Buhay, W.M., Chinique des Armas, Y., Rodríguez Suárez, R., Peros, M.C., Roksandic, I., Mowat, S., Vieira, L.M., Arredondo, C., Martinez Fuentes, A., Smith, D.G. (2015). Radiocarbon and stratigraphic chronology of Canímar Abajo, Matanzas, Cuba. Radiocarbon. 57: 755-763.

Milne, G.A., Peros, M.C. (2013). Data–model comparison of Holocene sea-level change in the circum-Caribbean region. Global and Planetary Change. 107: 119–131.

Gajewski, K., Munoz, S., Peros, M., Viau, A., Morlan, R., Betts, M. (2011). The Canadian Archaeological Radiocarbon Database (CARD): archaeological 14C dates in North America and their paleoenvironmental context. Radiocarbon. 53: 371–394.

Peros, M.C., Gajewski, K. (2011). On the glacial and postglacial history of the western Canadian Arctic Islands. Quaternary Research. 75: 307-308.

Cooper, J., Peros, M.C. (2010). The archaeology of climate change in the Caribbean. Journal of Archaeological Science. 37: 1226-1232.

Munoz, S., Gajewski, K., Peros, M.C. (2010). Synchronous environmental and cultural change in the prehistory of the northeastern United States. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 107: 22008–22013.

Peros, M.C., Gajewski, K., Paull, T., Ravindra, R., Podritske, B. (2010). Multi-proxy record of postglacial environmental change, south-central Melville Island, Northwest Territories, Canada. Quaternary Research. 73: 247-258.

Peros, M.C., Munoz, S.E., Gajewski, K., Viau, A.E. (2010). Prehistoric demography of North America inferred from radiocarbon data. Journal of Archaeological Science. 37: 656-664.

Cooper, J., Peros, M. (2009). Archaeology and Climate change in the Caribbean: Lessons from the past for problems of the future. IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science. 6: 072011.

Gabriel, J.J., Reinhardt, E.G., Peros, M.C., Davidson, D.E., van Hengstum, P.J., Beddows, P.A. (2009). Palaeoenvironmental evolution of Cenote Aktun Ha (Carwash) on the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico and its response to Holocene sea-level rise. Journal of Paleolimnology. 42: 199-213.

Gajewski, K., Peros, M., Finkelstein, S., Fortin. M. (2009). Holocene paleoclimate of the Canadian Arctic Islands: the ACVAST project. PAGES (Past Global Changes). 17: 11-13.

Kaufman, D.S., Schneider, D.P., McKay, N.P., Ammann, C.M., Bradley, R.S., Briffa K.R., Miller, G.H., Otto-Bliesner, B.L., Overpeck, J.T., Vinther, B.M., Arctic Lakes 2k Project Members (Abbott, M., Axford, Y., Bird, B., Birks, H.J.B., Bjune, A.E., Briner, J., Cook, T., Chipman, M., Francus, P., Gajewski, K., Geirsdóttir, Á., Hu, F.S., Kutchko, B., Lamoureux, S., Loso, M., MacDonald, G., Peros, M., Porinchu, D., Schiff, C., Seppä, H., Thomas, E.). (2009). Recent warming reverses long-term Arctic cooling. Science. 325: 1236-1239.

Peros, M.C., Gajewski, K. (2009). Pollen-based reconstructions of late Holocene climate from the central Canadian Arctic. Journal of Paleolimnology. 41: 161-175.

Cowling, S.A., Cox, P.M., Jones, C.D., Maslin, M.A., Peros, M., Spall, S.A. (2008). Simulated glacial and interglacial vegetation across Africa: implications for species phylogenies and trans-African migration of plants and animals. Global Change Biology. 14: 827-840.

Peros, M.C., Gajewski, K. (2008). Holocene climate and vegetation change on Victoria Island, western Canadian Arctic. Quaternary Science Reviews. 27: 235-249.

Peros, M.C., Gajewski, K. (2008). Testing the reliability of pollen-based diversity estimates. Journal of Paleolimnology. 40: 357-368.

Peros, M.C., Gajewski, K., Viau, A. (2008). Continental-scale tree population response to rapid climate change, competition, and disturbance. Global Ecology and Biogeography. 17: 658-669.

Peros, M.C., Reinhardt, E.G., Davis, A.M. (2007). A 6000-year record of ecological and hydrological changes from Laguna de la Leche, north coastal Cuba. Quaternary Research. 67: 69-82.

Peros, M.C., Reinhardt, E.G., Schwarcz, H.P., Davis, A.M. (2007). High-resolution paleosalinity reconstruction from Laguna de la Leche, north coastal Cuba, using Sr, O, and C isotopes. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 245: 535-550.

Peros, M.C., Graham, E., Davis, A.M. (2006). Stratigraphic Investigations at Los Buchillones, a Taino site on the North Coast of Central Cuba. Geoarchaeology. 21: 403-428.

Zabenskie, S., Peros, M., Gajewski, K. (2006). The use of heavy-liquid in the separation of pollen from Arctic lake sediments. Canadian Association of Palynologists. 29: 5-7.

Finkelstein, S.A., Peros, M.C., Davis, A.M. (2005). Late Holocene paleoenvironmental change in a Great Lakes coastal wetland: integrating pollen and diatom datasets. Journal of Paleolimnology. 33: 1-12.

Moalem, S., Storey, K.B., Percy, M.E., Peros, M.C., Perl, D.P. (2005). The sweet thing about Type 1 diabetes: A cryoprotective evolutionary adaptation. Medical Hypotheses. 65: 8-16.

Peros, M.C. 2000. Sickle Blade Design and Hafting Strategies at Tabaqat al- Buma, a Late Neolithic Farmstead in Wadi Ziqlab, Northern Jordan. Neo-Lithics. 2(3):2-4.

Smith, D. G., Ormerod, T., Davis, A. M., Peros, M.C. 1997. Prehistoric native ecology at Cootes Paradise, Royal Botanical Gardens, Hamilton, Ontario, in Ramsey, D. and Powell, S. (eds.).  The Edge and the Point, Proceedings of the Leading Edge Conference: 277-281.

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