Peter E. Wigand

Dr. Peter E. Wigand
Dept. of Geography
University of Nevada, Reno
Mackay Science, MS 154
Reno, NV 89557
United States of America

Phone: +1 775 622 5805
Phone2: +1 775 677 2306
Fax: +1 775 784 1058
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Key Publications of Peter E. Wigand (up to ten) :
Wigand P.E. (2013) Southwestern North America. In: Elias S.A. (ed.) The Encyclopedia of
Quaternary Science, vol. 4, pp. 142-155. Amsterdam: Elsevier.

Wigand, P.E. 2007. Pp. 37-48. Chapter 4: Pleistocene and Pre-European Grassland Ecosystems - Late Quaternary Paleoecology of Grasslands and other Grassy Habitats. In Stromberg, M, J. Corbin, and C. D’Antonio (eds.). Ecology and Management of California Grasslands. University of California Press, Berkeley, California. 390 pp.

Nicholas E. Graham, Malcolm K. Hughes, Caspar M. Ammann, Kim M. Cobb, Martin P. Hoerling, Douglas J. Kennett, James P. Kennett, Bert Rein, Lowell Stott, Peter E. Wigand, and Taiyi Xu. 2007. Tropical Pacific-Mid-latitude Teleconnections in Medieval Times. Climatic Change 83(1-2):241-285.

Negrini, R.M., P.E. Wigand, S. Draucker, K. Gobalet, J.K. Gardner, M.Q. Sutton, R.M. Yohe, II. 2006. The Rambla highstand shoreline and the Holocene lake level history of Tulare Lake, California, USA, Quaternary Science Reviews, v. 25, p. 1599 1618.

Wigand, P.E. and D. Rhode. 2002. Great Basin Vegetation History and Aquatic Systems: The Last 150,000 years. Pp. 309-367. In Hershler, R., D. B. Madsen and D. R. Currey (eds.), Great Basin Aquatic Systems History. Smithsonian Contributions to Earth Sciences 33. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D.C.

Jahren, A. H., R. Amundson, C. Kendall and P. E. Wigand. 2001. Paleoclimatic reconstruction using the Correlation in ? 18 O of hackberry carbonate and environmental water, North America. Quaternary Research 56(2):252 263.

Wigand, P.E. 1987. Diamond Pond, Harney County, Oregon: Vegetation history and water table in the eastern Oregon desert. Great Basin Naturalist 47 (3):427 458.

Expertise of Peter E. Wigand:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeExpert Type
Scientific / Fundamental Research
Topic AtmosphereAtmosphere
Global Warming
Topic HydrosphereHydrosphere
Precipitation / Runoff
Topic CryosphereCryosphere
Topic PedospherePedosphere
Soil Formation
Soil Degradation / Erosion / Desertification
Topic BiosphereBiosphere
Topic Integrated SystemsIntegrated Systems and Ecology
Life Cycle
Topic EcosystemsEcosystems
Terrestrial Ecosystems
Topic Economy/ResourceUseEconomy / Resource Use
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery
Land Cover / Land Use / Landscape
Topic TechnologyTechnology
Topic Politics/LawPolitics / Law
Topic SocietySociety
Population Dynamics / Migration / Urbanisation
Topic Culture/HistoryCulture / History
Topic HealthHealth
Weather / Radiation / Climatic Effects
Topic SustainabilitySustainability
Ecological Sustainability
Social Sustainability
Economic Sustainability
Topic Risk & Disaster ManagementPrevention of Risks and Natural Hazards
Spatial ZonesSpatial Zones
Time FramePast
Past: Historical / Archeological
Recent / Today
Statistical FocusExtreme Events
Mean Change / Trends
Time ScaleSeasonal / Annual
Decadal / Centennial
100 kyr
MethodsData Collection
Data Collection - Measurement
Data Collection - Documents, Archives
Data Analysis
Literature Study
Applied Research / Technology

Specialties of Peter E. Wigand:
Paleoecology; Paleoclimatology; Geoarcheology; Archeology; Western North American and the Mediterranean; Semi-Arid and Arid Lands

Last update: 12/2/19
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