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  • Africa 6k Land Surface Conditions
    Hoelzmann, P., Jolly, D., Harrison, S.P., Laarif, F., Bonnefille, R., Pachur, H.-J. (1998). Mid-Holocene land-surface conditions in northern Africa and the Arabian Peninsula: A data set for the analysis of biogeophysical feedbacks in the climate system. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 12, 35-52.
  • BIOME 6000 version 4.2
    New versions of global vegetation maps for 6ka and 18ka; incorporating data from SEAPAC and PAIN.
    BIOME maps for the Mid-holocene and last Glacial Maximum
    Mega-BIOME maps for the Mid-holocene and last Glacial Maximum
    Combined BIOME and Mega-BIOME datasets: download data (xls).
  • DIRTMAP
    Version 1: Last Glacial Maximum and Late Holocene Eolian Fluxes
    Mahowald, N., Kohfeld, K., Hansson, M., Balkanski, Y., Harrison, S.P., Prentice, I.C., Schulz, M., Rodhe, H. (1999). Dust sources and depositon during the last glacial maximum and current climate: A comparison of model results with paleodata from ice cores and marine sediments. Journal of Geophysical Research, 104, 15,895-15,916.
    Version 2: Last Glacial Maximum, Late Holocene, and Modern Eolian Fluxes from Ice Cores, Marine Sediments, Marine Sediment Traps, and Terrestrial Deposits
    Kohfeld, K.E., and Harrison, S.P. (2001). DIRTMAP: The geologic record of dust. Earth Science Reviews, 54(1-3), 81-114. (DOI).
  • Global Charcoal Database
    Available to download from the Global Palaeofires Working Group website
  • LGM - Tropical Terrestrial Data Synthesis
    Farrera, I., Harrison, S.P., Prentice, I.C., Ramstein, G., Guiot, J., Bartlein, P.J., Bonnefille, R., Bush, M., Cramer, W., Grafenstein, U. von, Holmgren, K., Hooghiemstra, H., Hope, G., Jolly, D., Lauritzen, S.E., Ono, Y., Pinot, S., Stute, M. and Yu, G., (1999). Tropical palaeoclimates at the Last Glacial Maximum: A new synthesis of terrestrial data. Climate Dynamics, 15,823-856
  • LOESS - Mid-Continental USA Gridded Maps of Loess Thickness
    Kohfeld, K. E., and Harrison, S. P. (2001). DIRTMAP: The geologic record of dust. Earth Science Reviews, 54(1-3), 81-114. (DOI).
  • Diagnostic for mid-holocene precipitation over Northern Africa
    (see under Data Synthesis on the PMIP2 website)
    Jolly, D., Harrison, S. P., Damnati, B., and Bonnefille, R. (1998a). Simulated climate and biomes of Africa during the Late Quaternary: Comparison with pollen and lake status data. Quaternary Science Reviews, 17(6-7), 629-657.
  • Global lake status for the mid-holocene and last glacial maximum
    (see under Data Synthesis on the PMIP2 website)
    Cheddadi, R., Yu, G., Guiot, J., Harrison, S. P., and Prentice, I. C. (1997). The climate of Europe 6000 years ago. Climate Dynamics, 13(1), 1-9.
  • Diagnostic for magnitude of tropical cooling at the last glacial maximum
    (see under Data Synthesis on the PMIP2 website)
  • Extent of Aral/Caspian seas at the last glacial maximum
    (see under Data Synthesis on the PMIP2 website)
    Kvasov, D.D. (1975a) The Late Quaternary History of Large Lakes and Inland Seas of Eastern Europe. Lenningrad, 248pp. (Russian Language)
  • BIOME4 equilibrium biogeography-biogeochemistry model
    (see under Data Synthesis on the PMIP2 website)
    Kaplan, J. O., Bigelow, N. H., Prentice, I. C., Harrison, S. P., Bartlein, P. J., Christensen, T. R., Cramer, W., Matveyeva, N. V., McGuire, A. D., Murray, D. F., Razzhivin, V. Y., Smith, B., Walker, D. A., Anderson, P. M., Andreev, A. A., Brubaker, L. B., Edwards, M. E., and Lozhkin, A. V. (2003 - in press). Climate change and arctic ecosystems II: Modeling, paleodata-model comparisons, and future projections. Journal of Geophysical Research.
  • 6k North Atlantic sea-surface temperatures
    (see under Data Synthesis on the PMIP2 website)
    Kim, J.-H. and R.R. Schneider, (2004a). GHOST global database for alkenone-derived 6ka sea-surface temperatures.