Elana (Lonnie) Leithold-- Selected Publications

Leithold, E.L, Blair, N.E., and Perkey, D.W., 2006, Geomorphological controls on the age of particulate organic carbon in small mountainous and upland rivers: Global Biogeochemical Cycles v.20, GB3022, doi: 10.1029/2005GB002677

Leithold, E.L., Perkey, D.W., Blair, N.E., and Creamer, T.N., 2005, Sedimentation and carbon burial on the northern California continental shelf: the signatures of land-use change: Continental Shelf Research, v.25, p.349-371.

Blair, N.E., Leithold, E.L., and Aller, R.A., 2004, From bedrock to burial: the evolution of particulate organic carbon across coupled watershed-continental margin systems: Marine Chemistry, v.92. 141-156.

Blair, N.E., Leithold, E.L., Ford, S.T., Peeler, K.A., Holmes, J.C., and Perkey, D.W., 2003, The persistence of memory: the fate of ancient sedimentary organic carbon in a modern sedimentary system: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, v.67, p.63-73.

Leithold , E.L., and Blair, N.E., 2001, Watershed control on the carbon loading of marine sedimentary particles: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, v. 65, p.2231-2240.

Leithold, E.L., and Hope, R.S., 1999, Deposition and modification of a flood layer on the northern California shelf: lessons from and about the fate of terrestrial particulate organic carbon: Marine Geology, v.154, p.183-195.

Leithold, E.L., and Dean, W.E., 1998, Depositional processes and carbon burial on a Turonian prodelta at the margin of the Western Interior Seaway, in Dean, W.E., and Arthur, M.A., eds., Stratigraphy and Paleoenvironments of the Cretaceous Western Interior Seaway, USA: SEPM Concepts in Sedimentology and Paleontology No. 6: SEPM, Tulsa, OK, p.189-200.

Sethi, P.S., and Leithold, E.L., 1997, Recurrent depletion of benthic oxygen and enhancement of organic carbon preservation with third-order transgressive maximae in the Cretaceous Western Interior Seaway : Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 128, p.39-61

Wheatcroft, R.A., Borgeld, J.C., Born, R.S., Drake, D.E., Leithold, E.L. Nittrouer, C.A., and Sommerfield, C.K., 1996, The anatomy of an oceanic flood deposit: Oceanography, v.9, p.158-162.

Leithold, E.L., 1994, Stratigraphical architecture at the muddy margin of the Cretaceous Western Interior Seaway, southern Utah: Sedimentology, v. 41, p.521-542.

Sethi, P.S., and Leithold, E.L., 1994, Climatic cyclicity and terrigenous sediment influx to the early Turonian Greenhorn Sea, southern Utah: Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. B64, p.26-39.

Levin, L.A., Leithold, E.L., Gross, T.F., Huggett, C.L., and DiBacco, C., 1994, Contrasting effects of substrate mobility on infaunal assemblages inhabiting two high-energy settings on Fieberling Guyot: Journal of Marine Science, v.52, p.489-522.

Leithold, E.L., 1993, Preservation of laminated shale in ancient clinoforms: comparison to modern subaqueous deltas: Geology, v. 21, p.359-362.

Clifton, H.E., and Leithold, E.L., 1991, Quaternary coastal and shallow-marine facies, northern California and the Pacific Northwest, in Morrison, R.B., ed., Quaternary Non-Glacial Geology: Conterminous United States: Decade of North American Geology Volume K-2, Geological Society of America, p.143-156.

Leithold, E.L., 1989, Depositional processes on an ancient and modern muddy shelf, northern California: Sedimentology, v.36, p.179-203.

Leithold, E.L., and Bourgeois, J., 1989, Sedimentation, sea-level change, and tectonics on an early Pleistocene continental shelf, northern California: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 101, p.1209-1224.

Leithold, E.L., and Bourgeois, J., 1984, Characteristics of coarse-grained sequences deposited in nearshore, wave-dominated environments: examples from the Miocene of southwest Oregon: Sedimentology, v.31, p.749-775.

Bourgeois, J., and Leithold, E.L., 1984, Wave-worked conglomerates: modes of deposition and criteria for recognition, in Koster, E.H., and Steel, R.J., eds., Canadian Soc. Petrol. Geol. Mem. 10, p.331-343.

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