Robert Marchant

Dr. Robert Marchant
Environment Dept.
University of York
Heslington, York, YO10 5DD
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0)1904 434061
Fax: +44 (0)1904 432998
E-mail: robert.marchant(at)york.ac.uk
URL Institution: www.york.ac.uk/res/kite/
Personal URL: link

Key Publications of Robert Marchant (up to ten) :
Marchant, R.A., Behling, H., Berrío, J.C., Cleef, A., Duivenvoorden, J., van Geel, B, van der Hammen, T., Hooghiemstra, H., Kuhry, P., Melief, B.M., van Reenen, G. and Wille, M. 2004. Mid to Late Holocene vegetation disturbance in Colombia – a regional reconstruction. Antiquity 78, 828-838.

Marchant, R.A. and Hooghiemstra, H. 2004. Rapid environmental change in tropical Africa and Latin America about 4000 years before present: a review. Earth Science Reviews 66, 217-260.

Marchant, R.A., Berrío, J.C., Behling, H., Boom, A. Hooghiemstra, H. 2006. Colombian dry moist forest transitions in the Llanos Orientales – a comparison of model and pollen-based biome reconstructions. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 234, 28-44.

Marchant, R.A., Behling, H., 2005. Late Quaternary tropical Ecosystem Dynamics. Quaternary Research 64, 283.
Marchant, R.A., Behera, S., Yamagata , T. in press. The Indian Ocean Dipole – the unsung driver of climatic variability in East Africa. African Journal of Ecology.

Expertise of Robert Marchant:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeScientific / Fundamental Research
Topic AtmosphereClimate
Global Warming
Topic BiospherePlants
Topic Integrated SystemsCarbon Cycle
Topic EcosystemsTerrestrial Ecosystems
Topic Economy/ResourceUseAgriculture, Forestry and Fishery
Land Cover / Land Use / Landscape
Topic SocietyPopulation Dynamics / Migration / Urbanisation
Topic SustainabilityEcological Sustainability
Time FramePast: Historical / Archeological
Recent / Today
Statistical FocusVariability
Time ScaleSeasonal / Annual
MethodsData Collection - Measurement
Data Collection - Documents, Archives
Data Analysis
Collaboration with developing and transition countries ; Capacity Building
Program Coordination / Management

Specialties of Robert Marchant:
Understanding past, present and future tropical ecosystem dynamics, at a range of spatial and temporal scales, and using this knowledge to develop appropriate policy.

Last update: 4/12/21
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