Publications

in the press

  • Ponce, F., Borromei, A., Menounos, B., and Rabassa, J., (in press). Late-Holocene and Little Ice Age palaeoenvironmental change inferred from pollen analysis, Isla de los Estados, Argentina. Quaternary International.

2017

  • Brahney, J., Menounos, B., and Wei, X., and Curtis, P., 2017. Determining annual cryosphere storage contributions to streamflow using historical hydrometric records
    Hydrologic Processes. DOI 10.1002/hyp.11128
  • Musotto, L., Borromei, A., Coronato, A., Menounos, B., Osborn, G., and Marr, R., 2017. Late Quaternary palaeoenvironmental reconstruction of central Tierra del Fuego (Argentina) based on pollen and fungi. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 238, 43–54.

2016

  • Musotto, L., Borromei, A., Coronato, A., Menounos, B., Osborn, G., and Marr, R., 2016. Late Pleistocene-Holocene palaeoenvironmental changes in central Tierra del Fuego (~54°S) inferred from palynological analysis. Vegetation History and Archaeobotany 25, 117-130. DOI 10.1007/s00334-015-0537-8.

2015

  • Radic, V., Cannon, A., Menounos, B., and Nayeob, G., 2015. Future changes in autumn atmospheric river events in British Columbia, Canada, as projected by CMIP5 global climate models. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres. 10.1002/2015JD023279.
  • Heideman, M., Menounos, B., and Clague, J., 2015. An 825-year varve record from Lillooet Lake, British Columbia, and its potential as a flood proxy. Quaternary Science Reviews 126, 158-174.
  • Leggat, M., Owens, P., Stott, T., Forrester, B., Dery, S, and Menounos, B., 2015. Hydro-meteorological drivers and sources of suspended sediment flux in the proglacial zone of the retreating Castle Creek Glacier, Cariboo Mountains, British Columbia, Canada. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 40, 1542-1559. 10.1002/esp.3755.
  • Musotto, L., Borromei, A., Coronato, A., Menounos, B., Osborn, G., and Marr, R., 2015. Late Pleistocene-Holocene palaeoenvironmental changes in central Tierra del Fuego (~54°S) inferred from palynological analysis. Vegetation History and Archaeobotany. DOI 10.1007/s00334-015-0537-8.
  • Clarke, G., Anslow, F., Radić, V., Jarosch, A., and Menounos, B., 2015. Projected deglaciation of the western Cordillera in the 21st Century. Nature Geosciences. DOI: 10.1038/NGEO2407.
  • Beedle, M.J, Menounos, B., and Wheate, R. 2015. Glacier change in the Cariboo Mountains, British Columbia, Canada (1952–2005). The Cryosphere, 9, 65-80 electronic copy

2014

  • Raup, B., Khalsa, S. J. S., Armstrong, R., Sneed, W. A., Hamilton, G. S., Paul, F., Cawkwell, F., Beedle, M. J., Menounos, B., Wheate, R., Rott, H., Liu, S., and Li, X., 2014. Quality in the GLIMS Glacier Database, in Global Land Ice Measurements from Space, edited by Kargel, J. S., Leonard, G. J., Bishop, M. P., Kaab, A., and Raup, B. H., pp. 333-352, Springer-Praxis, London.
  • Wheate, R., Berthier, E., Bolch,T., Menounos, B., Leonard, B., Kargel, J., Shea, J., Clague, J., Edwards, B., Schiefer, E., 2014. ‘Western Canada’, in Global Land Ice Measurements from Space, edited by Kargel, J. S., Leonard, G. J., Bishop, M. P., Kaab, A., and Raup, B. H., pp. 163-182, Springer-Praxis, London.
  • The Randolf Consortium, 2014. The Randolph Glacier Inventory: a globally complete inventory of glaciers. Journal of Glaciology. Journal of Glaciology 60(221), doi: 10.3189/2014JoG13J176
  • Beedle, M., Menounos, B., and Wheate, R., 2014.  An evaluation of mass-balance methods applied to Castle Creek Glacier, British Columbia, Canada. Journal of Glaciology 60, 262-276 electronic copy.

2013

  • Menounos, B., Clague, J., Clarke, G.K.,C, Marcott, S., Clark, P., Osborn, G., Tennant, C., 2013.  Did debris cover modulate the advance of Tiedemann Glacier, southern Coast Mountains, British Columbia, Canada? Earth and Planetary Science Letters 384, 154-164 electronic copy.
  • Menounos, B., Clague, J., Osborn, G., Davis, P.T., Ponce, F., Goehring, B., Maurer, M., Rabassa, J., Coranato,A., and Marr, R., 2013. Latest Pleistocene and Holocene glacier fluctuations in southernmost Tierra del Fuego, Argentina. Quaternary Science Reviews 77, 70-79 electronic copy .
  • Clarke, G.K.C., Anslow, F., Jarosch, A., Radic, V., Menounos, B., Bolch, T., 2013. Subglacial topography and ice volume for western Canadian glaciers from a bed stress model and mass balance fields. Journal of Climate 26, 4283-4303 electronic copy .
  • Tennant, C. and Menounos, B. , 2013. Glacier Change of the Columbia Icefields, Canadian Rocky Mountains, 1919-2009. Journal of Glaciology 59, 671-686 electronic copy .
  • Shea, J., Menounos, B. , Moore, R.D., and Tennant, C., 2013. Regional estimates of glacier mass change from MODIS-derived equilibrium line altitudes The Cryosphere 7, 667-680 electronic copy .

2012

  • Tennant, C. Menounos, B. and Wheate, R., and Clague, J., 2012. Glacier Change in the Canadian Rocky Mountains, 1919 to 2006. The Cryosphere 6, 1541-1552 electronic copy .
  • Neff, P., Steig, E., Clark, D., McConnell, J., Pettit, E., and Menounos, B., 2012. An ice-core record of net snow accumulation and seasonal snow chemistry at a temperate-glacier site: Mount Waddington, southwest British Columbia, Canada. Journal of Glaciology 58, 1165-1175. electronic copy
  • Maurer, M., Menounos, B., Luckman, B., Osborn, G., Clague, J., Beedle, M., and Aikinson, N., 2012. Late Holocene glacier expansion in the Cariboo and northern Rocky Mountains, British columbia, Canada. Quaternary Science Reviews 51, 71-80. electronic copy
  • Osborn, G., Menounos, B., Riedel, J., Clague, J., Koch, J., Clark, D., Scott, K., and Davis, P.T., 2012. Latest Pleistocene and Holocene glacier fluctuations on Mt. Baker, Washington, USA Quaternary Science Reviews 49, 33-51. electronic copy
  • Jost, G., Moore, R.D., Menounos, B., and Wheate, R., 2012. Quantifying the contribution of glacier runoff to streamflow in the upper Columbia River basin, Canada. Hydrology and Earth System Science 16, 849-860. electronic copy
  • Tennant, C., Menounos, B., Ainslie, B., Shea, J., and Jackson, P., 2012. Comparison of modeled and geodetically-derived glacier mass balance for Tiedemann and Klinaklini glaciers, southern Coast Mountains, British Columbia, Canada. Global and Planetary Change , 82-83, 74-85.electronic copy

2011

  • Marshall, S.J., White, E.C., Demuth, M.N., Bolch, T., Wheate, R., Menounos, B., Beedle, M.J., Shea, J.M., 2011. Glacier water resources on the eastern slopes of the Canadian Rocky Mountains. Canadian Water Resources Journal 36, 109-134.

2010

  • Brahney, J., Clague, J., Edwards, T., and Menounos, B., 2010. Late Holocene paleohydrology of the Kluane Lake basin, Yukon Territory, Canada. Journal of Paleolimnology 44, 873-885. electronic copy
  • Schiefer, E. and Menounos, B., 2010. Climatic and morphometric controls on the altitudinal range of glaciers, British Columbia, Canada. The Holocene 20, 517-523.electronic copy
  • Schiefer, E., Hassan, M., Menounos, B., Pelpola, C., and Slaymaker, O., 2010. Interdecadal patterns of total sediment yield from a montane catchment, southern Coast Mountains, British Columbia, Canada. Geomorphology 118, 207-121. electronic copy
  • Berthier, E., Schiefer, E., Glarke, G.K.C., Menounos, B., Remy, F., 2010. Contribution of Alaskan glaciers to sea-level rise derived from satellite imagery. Nature Geoscience, doi:10.1038/NGEO737.electronic copy
  • Bolch, T., Menounos, B., and Wheate, R., 2010. Landsat-based inventory of glaciers in western Canada, 1985 – 2005. Remote Sensing of Environment 114: 127-137. electronic copy

2009

  • Beedle, M., Menounos, B., and Wheate, R., (2009). Push moraines as climate proxy. Geophysical Research Letters 36: L20501, doi:10.1029/2009GL039533. <ahref=”pdfs/Beedle_et_al_2009.pdf”>electronic copy.
  • Davis, P.T., Menounos, B., and Osborn, G., (2009). Holocene and latest Pleistocene glacier fluctuations: a global perspective. Quaternary Science Reviews 2021-2033. electronic copy
  • Clague, J., Menounos, B , Osborn, G., Luckman, B., and Koch, J., (2009). Nomenclature and resolution in Holocene glacier chronologies. Quaternary Science Reviews 28, 2231-2338. electronic copy
  • Menounos, B., Osborn, G., Clague, J., and Luckman, B. Latest Pleistocene and Holocene glacier fluctuations in western Canada. Quaternary Science Reviews28, 2049-2074.electronic copy .
  • Dery, S. J., K. Stahl, R. D. Moore, P. H. Whitfield, B. Menounos , and J. E. Burford., (2009). Detection of runoff timing changes in pluvial, nival, and glacial rivers of western Canada. Water Resources Research 45, W04426, doi:10.1029/2008WR006975 electronic copy.
  • Koch, J., Menounos, B., and Clague, J., (2009). Glacier change in Garibaldi Provincial Park, southern Coast Mountains, British Columbia, since the Little Ice Age. Global and Planetary Change 66, 161-178. electronic copy.
  • Moore, R.D., Fleming, S.W., Menounos, B., Wheate, R., Fountain, A., Stahl, K., Holm, K., and Jakob, M., 2009. Glacier Change in Western North America: Influences on Hydrology, Geomorphic Hazards and Water Quality. Hydrologic Processes.23,42-61.electronic copy .

2008

  • Lakeman, T., Clague, J., Menounos, B., Osborn, G., Jensen, B., and Froese D., 2008. Holocene tephras in lake cores from northern British Columbia, Canada. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 45, 935-947.electronic copy .
  • Brahney, J., Clague, J., Menounos, B., and Edwards, T., 2008. Timing and cause of water level fluctuations in Kluane Lake, Yukon Territory, over the past 5000 years. Quaternary Research 70, 213-227.electronic copy .
  • Schiefer, E., Menounos, B., and Wheate, R., 2008. An inventory and morphometric analysis of British Columbia glaciers, Canada. Journal of Glaciology 54, 551-560.electronic copy
  • Brahney, J., Clague, J., Menounos, B., Edwards, T., 2008. Geochemical reconstruction of late Holocene drainage and mixing in Kluane Lake, Yukon Territory, Canada. Journal of Paleolimnology 40, 213-227. electronic copy
  • Menounos, B. and Clague, J. 2008. Reconstructing hydro-climatic events and glacier fluctuations over the past millennium from annually laminated sediments of Cheakamus Lake, southern Coast Mountains, British Columbia. Quaternary Science Reviews 27, 701-713, doi: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2008.01.007.electronic copy
  • Menounos, B., Clague, J., Osborn, G., Lakeman, T., B. Luckman, B., and Minkus, R., 2008. Western Canadian glaciers advance in concert with climate change circa 4.2 ka, Geophys. Research Letters 35, L07501, doi:10.1029/2008GL033172.electronic copy
  • Lakeman, T., Clague, J., Menounos, B., 2008. Advance of alpine glaciers during final retreat of the Cordilleran ice sheet in the Finlay River area, northern British Columbia, Canada. Quaternary Research 69: 188-200, doi: 10.1016/j.yqres.2008.01.002. electronic copy

2007

  • Schiefer, E., Menounos, B.,, and Wheate R., 2007. Recent volume loss of British Columbia glaciers, Canada. Geophysical Research Letters 34, L16503, doi:10.1029/2007GL030780. electronic copy.
  • Osborn, J., Menounos, B.,, Clague, J., Koch, J, and Vallis, V., 2007. Multi-proxy record of Holocene glacial history of the Spearhead and Fitzsimmons ranges, southern Coast Mountains. Quaternary Science Reviews 26: 479-493. electronic copy.

2006

  • Schiefer, E., Menounos, B., and Slaymaker, O. 2006. Extreme sediment delivery events recorded in the contemporary sediment record of a montane lake, southern Coast Mountains. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 43: 1777-1790. electronic copy.
  • Menounos, B., 2006.Anomalous early 20th century sedimentation in proglacial Green Lake, British Columbia, Canada. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 43: 671-678. electronic copy.
  • Menounos, B., Schiefer, E., and Slaymaker, O. 2006. Nested temporal-scale sediment yield estimates, Coast Mountains, British Columbia, Canada.Geomorphology 79: 114-129. electronic copy.
  • Filippelli, G., Souch, C., Menounos, B., Slater-Atwater, S., and Slaymaker, O., 2006. Alpine lake sediment records of the impact of glaciation and climate change on the biogeochemical cycling of soil nutrients. Quaternary Research 66: 158-166. electronic copy.
  • Sui, J., Hicks, F., and Menounos, B., 2006. Observations of riverbed scour under a hanging ice dam. Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering 33: 1-5. electronic copy.

2005

  • Menounos, B., Clague, J. Gilbert, R., and Slaymaker, O., 2005. Environmental reconstruction from a varve network in the southern Coast Mountains, British Columbia, Canada. The Holocene 15: 1163-1171.electronic copy.
  • Menounos, B., Koch, J, Osborn J., Clague, J., and Mazzucchi, D., 2005. Reply to Discussion of ‘Early Holocene glacier advance, southern Coast Mountains, British Columbia, Canada’ by D. Kovanen and J. Beget. Quaternary Science Reviews 24: 1527-1528.

2004

  • Koch, J., Menounos, B., and Clague, J., 2004.Environmental change in Garibaldi Provincial Park, Southern Coast Mountains, British Columbia. Geoscience Canada 31: 127-135.electronic copy
  • Menounos, B., Koch, J., Osborn, G., Clague, J.J., 2004. Early Holocene glacier advance, southern Coast Mountains, British Columbia. Quaternary Science Reviews 23: 1543-1550.electronic copy

2003

  • Slaymaker, O., Souch, C., Menounos, B., Fillippeli, G., 2003. Advances in Holocene mountain geomorphology inspired by sediment budget methodology. Geomorphology 55: 305-316.electronic copy

2000

  • Slaymaker, O. and Menounos, B., 2000. The geomorphic information content of lake sediments in glacially conditioned terrain. in: the Hydrology-Geomorphology Interface: Rainfall, Floods, Sedimentation, Land Use. Hassan, M., Slaymaker, O., and Berkowicz, S. (Eds.) International Association of Hydrologic Sciences 261: 311-324.
  • Menounos, B., 2000. A Holocene debris-flow chronology for an alpine catchment, Colorado Front Range. in: Slaymaker, O. (ed), Geomorphology, Human Activity and Global Environmental Change, 117-149.Wiley.

1997

  • Menounos, B., 1997. The water content of lake sediments and its relationship to other physical parameters: an alpine case study. The Holocene
  • Menounos, B., and Reasoner, M., 1997, Evidence for cirque glaciation in the Colorado Front Range during the Younger Dryas Chronozone. Quaternary Research 48, 38-47.