Recent Publications

PDFs for Selected Publications

Littell, J.S., G.T. Pederson, S.T. Gray, M. Tjoelker, A.F. Hamlet, C.A. Woodhouse.  2016. Reconstructions of Columbia River streamflow from tree ring chronologies in the Pacific Northwest, USA. Journal of the American Water Resources Association 1-21. doi: 10.1111/1752-1688.12442.

Woodhouse, C.A., G.T. Pederson, K. Morino, S.A. McAfee, G.J. McCabe. 2016. Increasing influence of air temperature on upper Colorado River Streamflow. Geophysical Research Letters 43, doi:10.1002/2015GL067613. [Fact sheet]

Routson, C.C., C.A. Woodhouse, J.T. Overpeck, J.L. Betancourt, N.P. McKay. 2016. Teleconnected ocean forcing of western North American droughts and pluvials during the last millennium. Quaternary Science Reviews 146, 238-250.

Routson, C.C., J.T. Overpeck, C.A. Woodhouse, W.F. Kenney. 2016. Three millennia of southwestern North American dustiness and future implications. PLOS One, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0149573.

Carillos, C.M., C.L. Castro. C.A. Woodhouse, and D. Griffin. 2016. Low frequency variability of the North American monsoon as diagnosed through earlywood and latewood tree-ring chronologies in the southwestern U.S. International Journal of Climatology, 36, 2254–2272, doi:10.1002/joc.4493.

Gandopadhyah, S. G. McCabe, and C.A. Woodhouse. 2015. Beyond annual streamflow reconstructions for the Upper Colorado River Basin: A paleo-water-balance approach. Water Resources Research  51, doi:10.1002/2015WR017283.

Barger, N.N. and C.A. Woodhouse, 2015. Piñon pine (Pinus edulis Engelm.) growth responses
to climate and substrate in southern Utah, U.S.A.. Plant Ecology doi 10.1007/s11258-015-0478-4.

Meko, D.M., , R. Touchan, J. Villanueva Diaz, Griffin, D.,  C.A. Woodhouse,  C.L. Castro, C. Carillo,  S.W. Leavitt. 2013. Sierra San Pedro Mártir, Baja California, cool-season precipitation reconstructed from earlywood width of Abies concolor tree rings. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences, 118, 1-14, doi: 10.1002/2013JG002408.

Ciancarelli, B., C.L. Castro, C.A. Woodhouse, F. Dominguez, H-I. Chang, C. Carrillo, and D. Griffin.2013. Dominant patterns of U.S. warm season precipitation variability in a fine resolution observational record, with focus on the Southwest.  International Journal of Climatology, doi: 10.1002/joc.3716.

Malevich, S.B., C.A. Woodhouse, D.M. Meko. 2013. Tree-ring reconstructed hydroclimate of the Upper Klamath basin. Journal of Hydrology,

Woodhouse, C.A., D.M. Meko, D. Griffin, and C.L. Castro. 2013. Tree Rings reveal multi-season drought variability in the lower Rio Grande basin, USA. Water Resources Research 49, 1-7. doi:10.1002/wrcr.20098.

Griffin, D., C.A. Woodhouse, D.M. Meko, D.W. Stahle, H.L. Faultich, C. Carillo, R. Touchan, C.L. Castro, S.W. Leavitt. 2013. A paleoclimate regime of concurrent cool-season and monsoon drought in the Southwest. Geophysical Research Letters 40, 1-5. doi:10.1002/grl.50184.

Williams, A.P., C. D. Allen, A. K. Macalady, D. Griffin, C. A. Woodhouse, D. M. Meko, T. W. Swetnam, S. A. Rauscher, R. Seager, H. D. Grissino-Mayer, J. S. Dean, E. R. Cook, C. Gangodagamage, M. Cai, N. G. McDowell, 2012. Temperature as a potent driver of regional forest drought stress and tree mortality. Nature Climate Change, DOI: 10.1038/NCLIMATE1693.

Faulstich, H.L., C.A. Woodhouse, and R. Griffin. 2012. Reconstructed cool- and warm-season precipitation over the tribal lands of northeastern Arizona. Climatic Change, DOI 10.1007/s10584-012-0626-y.

Kariyeva, J., W.D.J. van Leeuwen, and C.A. Woodhouse. 2012. Impacts of climate gradients on the vegetation phenology of major land use types in Central Asia (1981–2008). Frontiers of Earth Science 6, 206–225, doi 10.1007/s11707-012-0315-1.

Woodhouse, C.A., D.W. Stahle, and J. Villanueva-Díaz. 2012. Rio Grande and Rio Conchos water supply variability from instrumental and paleoclimatic records. Climate Research.51, 125-136. doi: 10.3354/cr01059