Journal cover Journal topic
Climate of the Past An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
Journal topic

Journal metrics

Journal metrics

  • IF value: 3.470 IF 3.470
  • IF 5-year value: 4.009 IF 5-year
    4.009
  • CiteScore value: 3.45 CiteScore
    3.45
  • SNIP value: 1.166 SNIP 1.166
  • IPP value: 3.28 IPP 3.28
  • SJR value: 1.929 SJR 1.929
  • Scimago H <br class='hide-on-tablet hide-on-mobile'>index value: 64 Scimago H
    index 64
  • h5-index value: 43 h5-index 43
Volume 12, issue 4
Clim. Past, 12, 1093–1100, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-12-1093-2016
© Author(s) 2016. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.
Clim. Past, 12, 1093–1100, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-12-1093-2016
© Author(s) 2016. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Technical note 29 Apr 2016

Technical note | 29 Apr 2016

Technical note: The Linked Paleo Data framework – a common tongue for paleoclimatology

Nicholas P. McKay and Julien Emile-Geay
Related authors  
Large-scale features and evaluation of the PMIP4-CMIP6 midHolocene simulations
Chris M. Brierley, Anni Zhao, Sandy P. Harrison, Pascale Braconnot, Charles J. R. Williams, David J. R. Thornalley, Xiaoxu Shi, Jean-Yves Peterschmitt, Rumi Ohgaito, Darrell S. Kaufman, Masa Kageyama, Julia C. Hargreaves, Micheal P. Erb, Julien Emile-Geay, Roberta D'Agostino, Deepak Chandan, Matthieu Carré, Patrick Bartlein, Weipeng Zheng, Zhongshi Zhang, Qiong Zhang, Hu Yang, Evgeny M. Volodin, Robert A. Tomas, Cody Routson, W. Richard Peltier, Bette Otto-Bliesner, Polina A. Morozova, Nicholas P. McKay, Gerrit Lohmann, Allegra N. Legrande, Chuncheng Guo, Jian Cao, Esther Brady, James D. Annan, and Ayako Abe-Ouchi
Clim. Past Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-168,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-168, 2020
Manuscript under review for CP
Short summary
Integrating palaeoclimate time series with rich metadata for uncertainty modelling: strategy and documentation of the PALMOD 130k marine palaeoclimate data synthesis
Lukas Jonkers, Olivier Cartapanis, Michael Langner, Nick McKay, Stefan Mulitza, Anne Strack, and Michal Kucera
Earth Syst. Sci. Data Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-2019-223,https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-2019-223, 2020
Manuscript under review for ESSD
An Arctic watershed observatory at Lake Peters, Alaska: weather–glacier–river–lake system data for 2015–2018
Ellie Broadman, Lorna L. Thurston, Erik Schiefer, Nicholas P. McKay, David Fortin, Jason Geck, Michael G. Loso, Matt Nolan, Stéphanie H. Arcusa, Christopher W. Benson, Rebecca A. Ellerbroek, Michael P. Erb, Cody C. Routson, Charlotte Wiman, A. Jade Wong, and Darrell S. Kaufman
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 11, 1957–1970, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-11-1957-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-11-1957-2019, 2019
Short summary
A high-resolution climate record spanning the past 17 000 years recovered from Lake Ohau, South Island, New Zealand
Richard H. Levy, Gavin B. Dunbar, Marcus J. Vandergoes, Jamie D. Howarth, Tony Kingan, Alex R. Pyne, Grant Brotherston, Michael Clarke, Bob Dagg, Matthew Hill, Evan Kenton, Steve Little, Darcy Mandeno, Chris Moy, Philip Muldoon, Patrick Doyle, Conrad Raines, Peter Rutland, Delia Strong, Marianna Terezow, Leise Cochrane, Remo Cossu, Sean Fitzsimons, Fabio Florindo, Alexander L. Forrest, Andrew R. Gorman, Darrell S. Kaufman, Min Kyung Lee, Xun Li, Pontus Lurcock, Nicholas McKay, Faye Nelson, Jennifer Purdie, Heidi A. Roop, S. Geoffrey Schladow, Abha Sood, Phaedra Upton, Sharon L. Walker, and Gary S. Wilson
Sci. Dril., 24, 41–50, https://doi.org/10.5194/sd-24-41-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/sd-24-41-2018, 2018
Short summary
Placing the Common Era in a Holocene context: millennial to centennial patterns and trends in the hydroclimate of North America over the past 2000 years
Bryan N. Shuman, Cody Routson, Nicholas McKay, Sherilyn Fritz, Darrell Kaufman, Matthew E. Kirby, Connor Nolan, Gregory T. Pederson, and Jeannine-Marie St-Jacques
Clim. Past, 14, 665–686, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-14-665-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-14-665-2018, 2018
Short summary
Related subject area  
Subject: Proxy Use-Development-Validation | Archive: Terrestrial Archives | Timescale: Holocene
Reconstructing seasonality through stable-isotope and trace-element analyses of the Proserpine stalagmite, Han-sur-Lesse cave, Belgium: indications for climate-driven changes during the last 400 years
Stef Vansteenberge, Niels J. de Winter, Matthias Sinnesael, Sophie Verheyden, Steven Goderis, Stijn J. M. Van Malderen, Frank Vanhaecke, and Philippe Claeys
Clim. Past, 16, 141–160, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-16-141-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-16-141-2020, 2020
Short summary
Centennial-scale monsoon changes since the last deglaciation linked to solar activities and North Atlantic cooling
Xingxing Liu, Youbin Sun, Jef Vandenberghe, Peng Cheng, Xu Zhang, Evan J. Gowan, Gerrit Lohmann, and Zhisheng An
Clim. Past Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-119,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-119, 2019
Revised manuscript accepted for CP
Two millennia of Main region (southern Germany) hydroclimate variability
Alexander Land, Sabine Remmele, Jutta Hofmann, Daniel Reichle, Margaret Eppli, Christian Zang, Allan Buras, Sebastian Hein, and Reiner Zimmermann
Clim. Past, 15, 1677–1690, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-15-1677-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-15-1677-2019, 2019
Short summary
Extreme warming rates affecting alpine areas in SW Europe deduced from algal lipids
Antonio García-Alix, Jaime L. Toney, Gonzalo Jiménez-Moreno, Carmen Pérez-Martínez, Laura Jiménez, Marta Rodrigo-Gámiz, R. Scott Anderson, Jon Camuera, Francisco J. Jiménez-Espejo, Dhais Peña-Angulo, and María J. Ramos-Román
Clim. Past Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-98,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-98, 2019
Revised manuscript accepted for CP
Short summary
Combining a pollen and macrofossil synthesis with climate simulations for spatial reconstructions of European climate using Bayesian filtering
Nils Weitzel, Andreas Hense, and Christian Ohlwein
Clim. Past, 15, 1275–1301, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-15-1275-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-15-1275-2019, 2019
Short summary
Cited articles  
Barker, S., Cacho, I., Benway, H., and Tachikawa, K.: Planktonic foraminiferal Mg/Ca as a proxy for past oceanic temperatures: a methodological overview and data compilation for the Last Glacial Maximum, Quaternary Sci. Rev., 24, 821–834, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2004.07.016, 2005.
Bizer, C., Heath, T., and Berners-Lee, T.: Linked Data – The Story So Far, Int. J. Semant. Web Inf., 5, 1–22, https://doi.org/10.4018/jswis.2009081901, 2009.
Emile-Geay, J. and Eshleman, J. A.: Toward a semantic web of paleoclimatology, Geochem. Geophy. Geosy., 14, 457–469, https://doi.org/10.1002/ggge.20067, 2013.
Goring, S., Dawson, A., Simpson, G., Ram, K., Graham, R., Grimm, E., and Williams, J.: Neotoma: A programmatic interface to the Neotoma Paleoecological Database, Open Quaternary, 1, 1–17, 2015.
Heidorn, P. B.: Shedding Light on the Dark Data in the Long Tail of Science, Library Trends, 57, 280–299, https://doi.org/10.1353/lib.0.0036, 2008.
Publications Copernicus
Download
Short summary
The lack of accepted data formats and data standards in paleoclimatology is a growing problem that slows progress in the field. Here, we propose a preliminary data standard for paleoclimate data, general enough to accommodate all the proxy and measurement types encountered in a large international collaboration (PAGES 2k). We also introduce a data format for such structured data (Linked Paleo Data, or LiPD), leveraging recent advances in knowledge representation (Linked Open Data).
The lack of accepted data formats and data standards in paleoclimatology is a growing problem...
Citation