Relative sea-level rise around East Antarctica during Oligocene glaciation

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Relative sea-level rise around East Antarctica during Oligocene glaciation. / Stocchi, Paolo; Escutia, Carlota; Houben, Alexander J P; Vermeersen, Bert L A; Bijl, Peter K.; Brinkhuis, Henk; DeConto, Robert M.; Galeotti, Simone; Passchier, Sandra; Pollard, David; Klaus, Adam; Fehr, Annick; Williams, Trevor; Bendle, James A P; Bohaty, Steven M.; Carr, Stephanie A.; Dunbar, Robert B.; Flores, Jose Abel; Gonzàlez, Jhon J.; Hayden, Travis G.; Iwai, Masao; Jimenez-Espejo, Francisco J.; Katsuki, Kota; Kong, Gee Soo; McKay, Robert M.; Nakai, Mutsumi; Olney, Matthew P.; Pekar, Stephen F.; Pross, Jörg; Riesselman, Christina; Röhl, Ursula; Sakai, Toyosaburo; Shrivastava, Prakash Kumar; Stickley, Catherine E.; Sugisaki, Saiko; Tauxe, Lisa; Tuo, Shouting; Van De Flierdt, Tina; Welsh, Kevin; Yamane, Masako.

In: Nature Geoscience, Vol. 6, No. 5, 05.2013, p. 380-384.

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Stocchi, P, Escutia, C, Houben, AJP, Vermeersen, BLA, Bijl, PK, Brinkhuis, H, DeConto, RM, Galeotti, S, Passchier, S, Pollard, D, Klaus, A, Fehr, A, Williams, T, Bendle, JAP, Bohaty, SM, Carr, SA, Dunbar, RB, Flores, JA, Gonzàlez, JJ, Hayden, TG, Iwai, M, Jimenez-Espejo, FJ, Katsuki, K, Kong, GS, McKay, RM, Nakai, M, Olney, MP, Pekar, SF, Pross, J, Riesselman, C, Röhl, U, Sakai, T, Shrivastava, PK, Stickley, CE, Sugisaki, S, Tauxe, L, Tuo, S, Van De Flierdt, T, Welsh, K & Yamane, M 2013, 'Relative sea-level rise around East Antarctica during Oligocene glaciation', Nature Geoscience, vol. 6, no. 5, pp. 380-384. https://doi.org/10.1038/NGEO1783

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Stocchi, P., Escutia, C., Houben, A. J. P., Vermeersen, B. L. A., Bijl, P. K., Brinkhuis, H., DeConto, R. M., Galeotti, S., Passchier, S., Pollard, D., Klaus, A., Fehr, A., Williams, T., Bendle, J. A. P., Bohaty, S. M., Carr, S. A., Dunbar, R. B., Flores, J. A., Gonzàlez, J. J., ... Yamane, M. (2013). Relative sea-level rise around East Antarctica during Oligocene glaciation. Nature Geoscience, 6(5), 380-384. https://doi.org/10.1038/NGEO1783

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Stocchi P, Escutia C, Houben AJP, Vermeersen BLA, Bijl PK, Brinkhuis H et al. Relative sea-level rise around East Antarctica during Oligocene glaciation. Nature Geoscience. 2013 May;6(5):380-384. https://doi.org/10.1038/NGEO1783

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Stocchi, Paolo ; Escutia, Carlota ; Houben, Alexander J P ; Vermeersen, Bert L A ; Bijl, Peter K. ; Brinkhuis, Henk ; DeConto, Robert M. ; Galeotti, Simone ; Passchier, Sandra ; Pollard, David ; Klaus, Adam ; Fehr, Annick ; Williams, Trevor ; Bendle, James A P ; Bohaty, Steven M. ; Carr, Stephanie A. ; Dunbar, Robert B. ; Flores, Jose Abel ; Gonzàlez, Jhon J. ; Hayden, Travis G. ; Iwai, Masao ; Jimenez-Espejo, Francisco J. ; Katsuki, Kota ; Kong, Gee Soo ; McKay, Robert M. ; Nakai, Mutsumi ; Olney, Matthew P. ; Pekar, Stephen F. ; Pross, Jörg ; Riesselman, Christina ; Röhl, Ursula ; Sakai, Toyosaburo ; Shrivastava, Prakash Kumar ; Stickley, Catherine E. ; Sugisaki, Saiko ; Tauxe, Lisa ; Tuo, Shouting ; Van De Flierdt, Tina ; Welsh, Kevin ; Yamane, Masako. / Relative sea-level rise around East Antarctica during Oligocene glaciation. In: Nature Geoscience. 2013 ; Vol. 6, No. 5. pp. 380-384.

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title = "Relative sea-level rise around East Antarctica during Oligocene glaciation",
abstract = "During the middle and late Eocene (∼48-34 Myr ago), the Earth's climate cooled1,2 and an ice sheet built up on Antarctica. The stepwise expansion of ice on Antarctica3,4induced crustal deformation and gravitational perturbations around the continent. Close to the ice sheet, sea level rose5,6despite an overall reduction in the mass of the ocean caused by the transfer of water to the ice sheet. Here we identify the crustal response to ice-sheet growth by forcing a glacial-hydro isostatic adjustment model7 with an Antarctic ice-sheet model. We find that the shelf areas around East Antarctica first shoaled as upper mantle material upwelled and a peripheral forebulge developed. The inner shelf subsequently subsided as lithosphere flexure extended outwards from the ice-sheet margins. Consequently the coasts experienced a progressive relative sea-level rise. Our analysis of sediment cores from the vicinity of the Antarctic ice sheet are in agreement with the spatial patterns of relative sea-level change indicated by our simulations. Our results are consistent with the suggestion8 that near-field processes such as local sea-level change influence the equilibrium state obtained by an icesheet grounding line.",
author = "Paolo Stocchi and Carlota Escutia and Houben, {Alexander J P} and Vermeersen, {Bert L A} and Bijl, {Peter K.} and Henk Brinkhuis and DeConto, {Robert M.} and Simone Galeotti and Sandra Passchier and David Pollard and Adam Klaus and Annick Fehr and Trevor Williams and Bendle, {James A P} and Bohaty, {Steven M.} and Carr, {Stephanie A.} and Dunbar, {Robert B.} and Flores, {Jose Abel} and Gonz{\`a}lez, {Jhon J.} and Hayden, {Travis G.} and Masao Iwai and Jimenez-Espejo, {Francisco J.} and Kota Katsuki and Kong, {Gee Soo} and McKay, {Robert M.} and Mutsumi Nakai and Olney, {Matthew P.} and Pekar, {Stephen F.} and J{\"o}rg Pross and Christina Riesselman and Ursula R{\"o}hl and Toyosaburo Sakai and Shrivastava, {Prakash Kumar} and Stickley, {Catherine E.} and Saiko Sugisaki and Lisa Tauxe and Shouting Tuo and {Van De Flierdt}, Tina and Kevin Welsh and Masako Yamane",
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AU - Stocchi, Paolo

AU - Escutia, Carlota

AU - Houben, Alexander J P

AU - Vermeersen, Bert L A

AU - Bijl, Peter K.

AU - Brinkhuis, Henk

AU - DeConto, Robert M.

AU - Galeotti, Simone

AU - Passchier, Sandra

AU - Pollard, David

AU - Klaus, Adam

AU - Fehr, Annick

AU - Williams, Trevor

AU - Bendle, James A P

AU - Bohaty, Steven M.

AU - Carr, Stephanie A.

AU - Dunbar, Robert B.

AU - Flores, Jose Abel

AU - Gonzàlez, Jhon J.

AU - Hayden, Travis G.

AU - Iwai, Masao

AU - Jimenez-Espejo, Francisco J.

AU - Katsuki, Kota

AU - Kong, Gee Soo

AU - McKay, Robert M.

AU - Nakai, Mutsumi

AU - Olney, Matthew P.

AU - Pekar, Stephen F.

AU - Pross, Jörg

AU - Riesselman, Christina

AU - Röhl, Ursula

AU - Sakai, Toyosaburo

AU - Shrivastava, Prakash Kumar

AU - Stickley, Catherine E.

AU - Sugisaki, Saiko

AU - Tauxe, Lisa

AU - Tuo, Shouting

AU - Van De Flierdt, Tina

AU - Welsh, Kevin

AU - Yamane, Masako

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N2 - During the middle and late Eocene (∼48-34 Myr ago), the Earth's climate cooled1,2 and an ice sheet built up on Antarctica. The stepwise expansion of ice on Antarctica3,4induced crustal deformation and gravitational perturbations around the continent. Close to the ice sheet, sea level rose5,6despite an overall reduction in the mass of the ocean caused by the transfer of water to the ice sheet. Here we identify the crustal response to ice-sheet growth by forcing a glacial-hydro isostatic adjustment model7 with an Antarctic ice-sheet model. We find that the shelf areas around East Antarctica first shoaled as upper mantle material upwelled and a peripheral forebulge developed. The inner shelf subsequently subsided as lithosphere flexure extended outwards from the ice-sheet margins. Consequently the coasts experienced a progressive relative sea-level rise. Our analysis of sediment cores from the vicinity of the Antarctic ice sheet are in agreement with the spatial patterns of relative sea-level change indicated by our simulations. Our results are consistent with the suggestion8 that near-field processes such as local sea-level change influence the equilibrium state obtained by an icesheet grounding line.

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