Iceberg Discharges into the North Atlantic on Millennial Time Scales During the Last Glaciation

@article{Bond1995IcebergDI,
  title={Iceberg Discharges into the North Atlantic on Millennial Time Scales During the Last Glaciation},
  author={Gerard C. Bond and Rusty Lotti},
  journal={Science},
  year={1995},
  volume={267},
  pages={1005 - 1010}
}
High-resolution studies of North Atlantic deep sea cores demonstrate that prominent increases in iceberg calving recurred at intervals of 2000 to 3000 years, much more frequently than the 7000-to 10,000-year pacing of massive ice discharges associated with Heinrich events. The calving cycles correlate with warm-cold oscillations, called Dansgaard-Oeschger events, in Greenland ice cores. Each cycle records synchronous discharges of ice from different sources, and the cycles are decoupled from… Expand
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