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Clim. Past, 11, 1009–1025, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-11-1009-2015
Clim. Past, 11, 1009–1025, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-11-1009-2015

Research article 31 Jul 2015

Research article | 31 Jul 2015

The Paleocene–Eocene Thermal Maximum at DSDP Site 277, Campbell Plateau, southern Pacific Ocean

C. J. Hollis et al.

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Re-examination of a Deep Sea Drilling Project sediment core (DSDP Site 277) from the western Campbell Plateau has identified the initial phase of the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum (PETM) within nannofossil chalk, the first record of the PETM in an oceanic setting in the southern Pacific Ocean (paleolatitude of ~65°S). Geochemical proxies indicate that intermediate and surface waters warmed by ~6° at the onset of the PETM prior to the full development of the negative δ13C excursion.