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CP | Articles | Volume 14, issue 3
Clim. Past, 14, 339–350, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-14-339-2018
© Author(s) 2018. This work is distributed under
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Clim. Past, 14, 339–350, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-14-339-2018
© Author(s) 2018. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

Research article 09 Mar 2018

Research article | 09 Mar 2018

Variations in Mediterranean–Atlantic exchange across the late Pliocene climate transition

Ángela García-Gallardo et al.

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G. ruber delta 18O values at IODP Hole 339-U1389E and ODP Hole 161-978A Ángela García-Gallardo https://doi.pangaea.de/10.1594/PANGAEA.887137

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We study the variability in Mediterranean–Atlantic exchange, focusing on the surface Atlantic inflow across the mid-Pliocene warm period and the onset of the Northern Hemisphere glaciation, still unresolved by previous works. Oxygen isotope gradients between both sides of the Strait of Gibraltar reveal weak inflow during warm periods that turns stronger during severe glacials and the start of a negative feedback between exchange at the Strait and the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation.
We study the variability in Mediterranean–Atlantic exchange, focusing on the surface Atlantic...
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