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Gombosi, DJ, Garver, JI, and  Baldwin, SL, 2014, On The Development of Electron Microprobe Zircon Fission-Track Geochronology:  Chemical Geology v 363, p 312-321

Bickford, ME, Basu, Abhijit , Kamenov, GD, Mueller, PA , Patranabis, D, and Mukherjee, A, 2014, Petrogenesis of 1000 Ma Felsic Tuffs, Chhattisgarh and Indravati Basins, Bastar Craton, India: Geochemical and Hf Isotope Constraints: Journal of Geology, v 122, p 43–54

Hoke, GD, Graber, N, Mescua, JF, Giambiagi, LB, Fitzgerald, PG, and Metcalf, JR, 2014, Near pure surface uplift of the Argentine Frontal Cordillera: insights from (U–Th)/He thermochronometry and geomorphic analysis: Journal of the Geological Society of London

Hoke, GD, Liu-Zeng, J, Hren, M.T., Wissink, G.T., Garzione, C.N., 2014, Stable isotopes reveal high southeast Tibetan Plateau margin since the Paleogene: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, V 394, p 270-278

Peter M. J. Douglas, Hagit P. Affek, Linda C. Ivany, Alexander J. P. Houben, Willem P. Sijp, Appy Sluijs, Stefan Schouten, and Mark Pagani. Pronounced zonal heterogeneity in Eocene southern high-latitude sea surface temperatures. PNAS, 2014 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1321441111

Limburg, K.E., Walther, B.D., Lu, Z., Jackman, G., Mahon, J., Walther, Y., Nissling, A., Weber, P.K., Schmitt, A.K., 2014, In search of the deadzone: Use of otoliths for tracking fish exposure to hypoxia, J. Mar. Syst. (2014),

Moecher, D.P., McDowell, S.M., Samson, S.D., and Miller, C.F., 2014, Ti-in-zircon thermometry and crystallization modeling support hot Grenville granite hypothesis : Geology, V 42, n 3, p 267-270

Morrissey, A., and Scholz, S.A., 2014, Paleohydrology of Lake Turkana and its influence on the Nile River system, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v 403, p 88-100

Levy, Z. F., Smardon, R.C., Bays, J.S., and Myer, D., 2014, A Point Source of a Different Color : Identifying a Gap in United States Regulatory Policy for “ Green ” CSO Treatment Using Constructed Wetlands. Sustainability,6, 2392-2412; doi:10.3390/su6052392

Ledford, S. H., Lautz, L.K., 2014, Floodplain connection buffers seasonal changes in urban stream water quality. HYDROLOGICAL PROCESSES DOI: 10.1002/hyp.10210

Hardisty, D.S., Lu, Z., Planavsky, N.J., Bekker, A., Philippot, P., Zhou, X., and Lyons, W., 2014, An iodine record of Paleoproterozoic surface ocean oxygenation, as Geology, published online on 22 May 2014 doi:10.1130/G35439.1

Bickford, M.E., Saha, D., Schieber, J., Kamenov, G., Russel, A., Basu, A., 2014, New U-Pb Ages of Zircons in the Owk Shale (Kurnool Group) with Reflections on Proterozoic Porcellanites in India : JOURNAL GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF INDIA Vol.82, pp.207-216

Basu, A., Bickford, M.E., 2014, Contributions of zircon U–Pb geochronology to understanding the volcanic and sedimentary history of some Purana basins, India. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences,

Hargrave, J.E., Hicks, M.K., Scholz, S.A., 2014, LACUSTRINE CARBONATES FROM LAKE TURKANA, KENYA: A DEPOSITIONAL MODEL OF CARBONATES IN AN EXTENSIONAL BASIN, Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 84, 224–237 Research Article DOI:

Lautz, L.K., Hoke, G.D., Lu, Z., Siegel, D.I., Christian, K., Kessler, J.D., and Teale, N.G., 2014, Using Discriminant Analysis to Determine Sources of Salinity in Shallow Groundwater Prior to Hydraulic Fracturing, Environmental Science and Technology, | 48, 9061−9069

Riccio,S.J.span>, P.G.Fitzgerald, J.A.Benowitz, and S.M.Roeske (2014),The role of thrust faulting in the formation of the eastern Alaska Range: Thermochronological constraints from the Susitna Glacier Thrust Fault region of the intracontinental strike-slip Denali Fault system, Tectonics, 33, doi:10.1002/2014TC003646.

Tao, W., Bays, J.S., Meyer, D., Smardon, R.C., and Levy, Z. F., 2014, Constructed Wetlands for Treatment of Combined Sewer Overflow in the US: A Review of Design Challenges and Application Status, Water, 6, 3362-3385; doi:10.3390/w6113362

Moss, D.K., Westrop, S.R., 2014, Systematics of some late Ordovician Encrinurine Trilobites from Laurentian North America, Journal of Paleontology, 88(6), 2014, p. 1095–1119, DOI: 10.1666/13-159

McPhillips, D., Bierman, P.R., and Rood, D.H. 2014, Millennial-scale record of landslides in the Andes consistent with earthquake trigger: Nature Geoscience, 7, 925–930, doi:10.1038/ngeo2278

Webb, L. E., S. L. Baldwin, and P. G. Fitzgerald (2014), The Early-Middle Miocene subduction complex of the Louisiade Archipelago, southern margin of the Woodlark Rift, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst.,15, doi:10.1002/2014GC005500.

Zhou, X., E. Thomas, R. E. M. Rickaby, A. M. E. Winguth, and Z. Lu (2014), I/Ca evidence for upper ocean deoxygenation during the PETM, Paleoceanography, 29, doi:10.1002/2014PA002702.

Zirakparvar, N. A., S. L. Baldwin, and A.K. Schmitt (2014), Zircon growth in (U)HP quartzo-feldspathic host gneisses exhumed in the Woodlark Rift of Papua New Guinea, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 15, 1258–1282, doi:10.1002/2013GC004964.

Fitzgerald, P. G., S. M. Roeske, J. A. Benowitz, S. J. Riccio, S. E. Perry, and P. A. Armstrong (2014), Alternating asymmetric topography of the Alaska range along the strike-slip Denali fault: Strain partitioning and lithospheric control across a terrane suture zone, Tectonics, 33, 1519-1533, doi:10.1002/2013TC003432.

Hoke, G.D., Giambiagi, L.B., Garzione, C.N., Mahoney, J.B., and Strecker, M.R., (2014), Neogene paleoelevation of intermontane basins in a narrow, compressional mountain range, southern Central Andes of Argentina, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 406, 153–164, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2014.08.032

Hefferan, K., Soulaimani, A., Samson, S.D., Admou, H., Inglis, J., Saquaque, A., Latifa, C., and Heywood, N., (2014), A reconsideration of Pan African orogenic cycle in the Anti-Atlas Mountains, Morocco, Journal of African Earth Sciences, Volume 98, October 2014, Pages 34–46 , doi:10.1016/j.jafrearsci.2014.03.007

Heumann, M.J., Johnson, C.L., Webb, L.E., Taylor, J.P., Jalbaa, U., and Minjin, C., (2014), Total and incremental left-lateral displacement across the East Gobi Fault Zone, southern Mongolia: Implications for timing and modes of polyphase intracontinental deformation. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 392, 1–15, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2014.01.016

Smith, B., Siegel, D., Neslund., C., and Carter, C., (2014), Groundwater Monitoring & Remediation, 1-10 ,doi: 10.1111/gwmr.12082

Luo, G., Junium, C.K., Kump, L.R., Huang, J., Li, C., Feng, Q., Shi, X., Bai, X., Xie, S, (2014), Shallow stratification prevailed for ∼ 1700 to ∼ 1300 Ma ocean: Evidence from organic carbon isotopes in the North China Craton. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 400, 219–232, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2014.05.020

Xu, Q., G. D. Hoke, J. Liu-Zeng, L. Ding, W. Wang, and Y. Yang (2014), Stable isotopes of surface water across the Longmenshan margin of the eastern Tibetan Plateau, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 15, doi:10.1002/2014GC005252.

Compilation by Bruce Wilkinson