Climate change in the Balkan-Carpathian region during Late Pleistocene and Holocene

Eds: Mindrescu M & Veres D

Quaternary International, vol. 415, 1-356, 2016

The research articles published in this volume reflect the contributions presented at the CBW2014 conference in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, 6-9 November 2014. The event was financially endorsed by Past Global Changes.

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> Recent contributions and prospects for climatic variability studies in Central and Eastern Europe [p.1]
Mindrescu M & Veres D

> Dendrochronology and radiocarbon dating of subfossil conifer logs from a peat bog, Maramureş Mts, Romania [p.6]
Árvai M, Popa I, Mîndrescu M, Nagya B & Kern Z

> Stable isotope data from loess malacofauna: Evidence for climate changes in the Pannonian Basin during the Late Pleistocene [p.15]
Banak A, Mandic O, Sprovieri M, Lirer F & Pavelić D

> Recrystallization-induced oxygen isotope changes in inclusion-hosted water of speleothems – Paleoclimatological implications [p.25]
Demény A, Czuppon G, Kern Z, Leél-Őssy S, Németh A, Szabó M, Tóth M, Wu C-C, Shen C-C, Molnár M, Németh T, Németh P & Óvári M

> Small glaciers on the Balkan Peninsula: State and changes in the last several years [p.33]
Gachev E, Stoyanov K & Gikov A

> Stratigraphy of alluvia and phases of the Holocene floods in the valleys of the Eastern Carpathians foreland [p.55]
Gębica P, Jacyszyn A, Krąpiec M, Budek A, Czumak N, Starkel L, Andrejczuk W & Ridush B

> Dendroclimatic reconstruction of late summer temperatures from upper treeline sites in Greater Caucasus, Russia [p.67]
Holobâcă I-H, Pop O & Petrea D

> Former plateau ice fields in the Godeanu Mountains, Southern Carpathians: First evidence of glaciated peneplains in the Carpathians [p.74]
Ignéczi A & Nagy B

> Magura Cave, Bulgaria: A multidisciplinary study of Late Pleistocene human palaeoenvironment in the Balkans [p.86]
Ivanova S, Gurova M, Spassov N, Hristova L, Tzankov N, Popov V, Marinova E, Makedonska J, Smith V, Ottoni C & Lewis M

> Natural proxy records of temperature- and hydroclimate variability with annual resolution from the Northern Balkan–Carpathian region for the past millennium – Review & recalibration [p.109]
Kern Z, Németh A, Horoszné Gulyás M, Popa I, Levanič T & Hatvani IG

> Late Glacial and Holocene paleoenvironmental records in the Tatra Mountains, East-Central Europe, based on lake, peat bog and colluvial sedimentary data: A summary review [p.126]
Kłapyta P, Zasadni J, Pociask-Karteczka J, Gajda A & Franczak P

> Subfossil bog-pine chronologies from The Puścizna Wielka raised bog, Orawa Basin, southern Poland [p.145]
Krąpiec M & Szychowska-Krąpiec E

> Climate variability in the mountain river valleys of the Ukrainian Carpathians [p.154]
Kynal O & Kholiavchuk D

> Recent morphodynamics of alpine lakes in Southern Carpathian Mountains using high-resolution optical imagery [p.164]
Necsoiu M, Mîndrescu M, Onaca A & Wigginton S

> Archaeological evidence for Holocene landslide activity in the Eastern Carpathian lowland [p.175]
Niculiţă M, Ciprian Mărgărint M & Santangelo M

> Holocene sediment dynamics in the environs of the fortification enclosure of Corneşti-Iarcuri in the Romanian Banat [p.190]
Nykamp M, Hoelzmann P, Heeb BS, Szentmiklosi A & Schütt B

> Settlement patterns as indicators of water level rising? Case study on the wetlands of the Great Hungarian Plain [p.204]
Pinke Z, Ferenczi L, Gábris G & Nagy B

> Revised deglaciation history of the Pietrele–Stânişoara glacial complex, Retezat Mts, Southern Carpathians, Romania [p.216]
Ruszkiczay-Rüdiger Z, Kern Z, Urdea P, Braucher R, Madarász B, Schimmelpfennig I & ASTER Team

> A century-long snow avalanche chronology reconstructed from tree-rings in Parâng Mountains (Southern Carpathians, Romania) [p.230]
Traian Pop O, Gavrilă I-G, Roşian G, Meseşan F, Decaulne A, Horea Holobâcă I & Anghel T

> Permafrost or seasonal frost? A review of paleoclimate proxies of the last glacial cycle in the East Central European lowlands [p.241]
Ruszkiczay-Rüdiger Z & Kern Z

> Mid-Holocene vegetation development and herding-related interferences in the Carpathian region [p.253]
Schumacher M, Schier W & Schütt B

> Formation of Danube delta beach ridge plains and signatures in morphology [p.268]
Vespremeanu-Stroe A, Preoteasa L, Zăinescu F, Rotaru S, Croitoru L & Timar-Gabor A

> Dendrogeomorphic reconstruction of past snow avalanche events in Bâlea glacial valley–Făgăraş massif (Southern Carpathians), Romanian Carpathians [p.286]
Voiculescu M, Onaca A & Chiroiu P

> Development of modern forest zones in the Beskid Niski Mts. and adjacent area (Western Carpathians) in the late Holocene: A palaeobotanical perspective [p.303]
Wacnik A, Nalepka D, Granoszewski W, Walanus A, Madeyska E, Cywa K, Szczepanek K & Cieślak E

> Changes in precipitation extremes in Romania [p.325]
Croitoru A-E, Piticar A & Burada DC

> Altitudinal changes of summer air temperature trends in the Romanian Carpathians based on serially correlated models [p.336]
Croitoru A-E, Drignei D, Burada DC, Dragotă CS & Imecs Z

> Multi-thread rivers in the Polish Carpathians: Occurrence, decline and possibilities of restoration [p.344]
Wyżga B, Zawiejska J & Hajdukiewicz H

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