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Dr. Jennifer Marlon

Jennifer Marlon

Associate Research Scientist
School of Forestry and Environmental Studies
Yale University
06511 New Haven


Expertise & Interests

PAGES interests        2k Network, Global Paleofire, LandCover6k, Volcanic Impacts on Climate and Society - VICS, Future Earth
Topics        Extreme events, Fire, Human impacts & interactions, Volcanoes
Timescales        Anthropocene (last 100 years), Future projection, Holocene, Last millennia, Last glacial cycle
Regions        Global
Archives        Lake sediments
Sector        Academia / Education, Outreach/Communication
Discipline        (Paleo)climatology, (Paleo)ecology



Howe, P., Mildenberger, M., Marlon J.R., Leiserowitz, A. (2015). Geographic variation in opinions on climate change at state and local scales in the USA. Nature Climate Change. doi:10.1038/nclimate2583.

Marlon, J.R., Bartlein, P.J., Daniau, A-L., Harrison, S.P., Power, M.J., Tinner, W., Maezumie, S., Vanniére, B. Global biomass burning: A synthesis and review of Holocene paleofire records and their controls (2013).

Daniau, A-L., Sánchez Goñi, M.F., Martinez, P., Urrego, D.H., Bout-Roumazeilles, V., Desprat, S., Marlon, J.R.. Orbital-scale climate forcing of grassland burning in southern Africa (2013).

Marlon, J.R., Bartlein, P.J., Long, C., Gavin, D.G., Anderson, R.S., Briles, C. Brown, K.J., Colombaroli, D., Hallett, D.J., Power, M.J., Scharf, E.A., Walsh, M.K. A long-term perspective on wildfires in the western U.S. (2012). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, www.pnas.org/cgi/doi/10.1073/pnas.1112839109.

Marlon, J.R., Cui, Q., Gaillard, M.-J., McWethy, D., Walsh, M.K. (2010). Humans and fire: Consequences of anthropogenic burning during the past 2 ka. PAGES news 18(2) 80-82.

Marlon, J.R., Bartlein, P.J., Walsh, M.K., Harrison, S.P., Brown, K.J., Edwards, M.E., Higuera, P.E., Power, M.J., Anderson, R.S., Briles, C., Brunelle, A., Carcaillet, C., Daniels, M., Hu, F.S., Lavoie, M., Long, C., Minckley, T., Richard, P.J.H., Shafer, D.S., Tinner, W., Umbanhowar, C.E. Jr. Wildfire responses to abrupt climate change in North America (2009). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 106(8) 2519-2524.

Marlon, J.R., Bartlein, P.J., Carcaillet, C., Gavin, D.G., Harrison, S.P., Higuera, P.E., Joos, F., Power, M.J., Prentice, I.C. (2008) Climate and human influences on global biomass burning over the past two millennia. Nature Geoscience. DOI:10.1038/ngeo313.

Marlon, J., Bartlein, P.J., and Whitlock, C. (2006). Fire-fuel-climate linkages in the northwestern United States during the Holocene. The Holocene 16(8), 1059-1071.