Articles | Volume 11, issue 10
Clim. Past, 11, 1375–1393, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-11-1375-2015
Clim. Past, 11, 1375–1393, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-11-1375-2015
Research article
14 Oct 2015
Research article | 14 Oct 2015

Late-glacial to late-Holocene shifts in global precipitation δ18O

S. Jasechko et al.

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In this study we compile global isotope proxy records of climate changes from the last ice age to the late-Holocene preserved in cave calcite, glacial ice and groundwater aquifers. We show that global patterns of late-Pleistocene to late-Holocene precipitation isotope shifts are consistent with stronger-than-modern isotopic distillation of air masses during the last ice age, likely impacted by larger global temperature differences between the tropics and the poles.