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2020

214. Galloway, J.M., Gałka, M., Swindles, G., Amesbury, M., Wolfe, S.,  Morse, P., Patterson, R.T., Falck, H. 2020 Ecohydrological dynamics of a degrading subarctic peatland: Implications for Arsenic mobility. Session: (HS10.7/BG4.32) Groundwater – Surface Water Interactions: Physical, Biogeochemical and Ecological processes.  EGU General Assembly. May 4-8, Vienna. EGU2020. Accepted Presentation – Conference Cancelled due to COVID-19 Pandemic.

213. Serack, K.M., Patterson, R.T., Gregory, B.R.B., McCarthy, FMG, Yip, B., Nasser, N.A. 2020. Assessing the use of high-resolution imagery in measuring varve thickness for time series analysis. NCUR 2020 Montana State University. March 26-28. Accepted Presentation – Conference Cancelled due to COVID-19 Pandemic.

2019

212. Miller, CB, Parsons, M.B., Jamieson, H.E., Ardakani, O.H., Swindles, G.T., Nasser, N.A., Gregory, B.R.B., Patterson, R.T., Galloway, J.M. 2019. Climate‐related changes in arsenic cycling in northern lakes: Implications for future environmental monitoring of mine sites.  Presentation: MP238. Session: Mining environments in a changing climate. Track: Environmental Risk Assessment. SETAC North America. 40th Annual Meeting. 3-7 November 2019.  Toronto. ON. Meeting Program p. 35.

211. Patterson, R.T., Neville, L.A., Gammon, P.A., Swindles, G.T., Savard, M.A., Ahad, J., Roe, H.M. 2019. Hydroecologic response of a northern Alberta boreal lake to ocean-atmosphere influenced cycles during recovery from the Little Ice Age. Session: Paleoclimate sub-annual to decadal records of environmental change. INQUA 2019, Dublin, Ireland, Abstract O-0077, Sub-annual to decadal records of environmental change 15:00-15:15 Thursday, 25th July, 2019, Wicklow Meeting Room 3 (Level 2). Chairman: Amy Prendergast

210. Roe H.M., Patterson, R.,  Trainor, P., Vermaire,J., Patterson, R.T., Wolfe, S. 2019. Understanding forest responses to climate change in sub-arctic Canada: integrated palaeoecological and ecological records from the Northwest Territories INQUA 2019, Dublin, Ireland, Abstract O-2035, Session: Connecting palaeoecology with present and future ecosystem dynamics Liffey Meeting Room 3 (Level 1). 10:00-10:45, Saturday, 27th July, 2019, Wicklow Meeting Room 3 (Level 2). Chairman: Althea Davies


209. McCarthy, F., Head, M., Patterson, R.T., McAndrews, J., Krueger, A., Heyde, A., Turton, C., Alderson, A., Cocker, S., Tepavcevic, M. 2019. Defining the Anthropocene at Crawford Lake as an integral part of the Niagara Escarpment Geoheritage. Session SS-GS01: Geoheritage: From local to international Conveners: Conveners, Desrochers, A., Verpaelst, P., Malo, M.GAC-MAC-IAH. Where Geosciences Converge. Abstracts and Program. May 12-15, Quebec City, Quebec, vol. 42, p. 141

2018

208. Galloway, J.M., Palmer, M., Swindles, G.T., Jamieson, H.E., Parsons, M.B., Sanei, H., Macumber, A.L., Patterson, R.T., Falck, H. 2018. Organic matter control on the distribution of arsenic in lake sediments impacted by ~65 years of gold ore processing in subarctic Canada. in:  Irwin, D., Normandeau, P.X. and Gervais, S.D. (compilers), 2018. 46th Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts; Northwest Territories Geological Survey, Yellowknife, NT. YKGSF Abstracts Volume.

207. Neville, L.A., Kelly, S., Patterson, R.T. 2018. Cycles of Climate. RemTech – Remediation Technologies Symposium. Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel, Banff, Alberta. Oct 10-12.

206. Gregory, B.R.B., Patterson, R.T. 2018. Testing the response of Arcellinida communities to arsenic in a simulated lake environment. Theme Session: Functional traits, morphometrics and novel analytical approaches. Thursday, September 13. Focused Meeting: 9th International Symposium on Testate Amoebae (ISTA 9). 10 – 14 September 2018.

205. Steele, R., Nasser, N.A., Patterson, R.T. 2018. Semi-automated analysis of lacustrine Arcellinida (testate lobose amoebae) using FlowCam technology. Theme Session: Functional traits, morphometrics and novel analytical approaches. Thursday, September 13. Focused Meeting: 9th International Symposium on Testate Amoebae (ISTA 9). 10 – 14 September 2018.

204. Patterson, R.T. 2018. (Keynote Speaker). The future of Arcellinida in applied paleolimnology: achieving high-quality and high-resolution research outcomes on a budget. Theme Session: Ecology and Bioindication. Wednesday, September 12. Focused Meeting: 9th International Symposium on Testate Amoebae (ISTA 9). 10 – 14 September 2018.

203. Cockburn, C., Gregory, B.R.B., Nasser, N.A., Patterson, R.T. 2018. Arcellinida (testate lobose amoebae) as a salt contamination monitoring tool in the ‘Salt Belt’ lakes of northeastern North America. Theme Session: Ecology and Bioindication.  Wednesday, September 12. Focused Meeting: 9th International Symposium on Testate Amoebae (ISTA 9). 10 – 14 September 2018.

202. Nasser, N.A., Patterson, R.T. 2018. Quantification of arsenic-tolerance limits of lacustrine Arcellinida (testate lobose amoebae): implications for environmental monitoring. Theme Session: Ecology and Bioindication. Wednesday, September 12. Focused Meeting: 9th International Symposium on Testate Amoebae (ISTA 9). 10 – 14 September 2018.

201. Nasser, N.A., Cullen, J., Patterson, C.W., Patterson, R.T., Roe, H.M., Galloway, J.M.  2018. Assessing temporal changes in Arcellinida (testate lobose amoebae) standing crop in homogenous lacustrine environments (Flash poster presentation). Theme Session: Ecology and Bioindication.  Wednesday, September 12. Focused Meeting: 9th International Symposium on Testate Amoebae (ISTA 9), Microbiology Society and International Society of Protistologists. 10 – 14 September 2018, Program and Abstracts p. 43.

200. Wen, A., Gregory, B.R.B., Patterson, R.T. 2018. Intralake hydroecological controls on the distribution of Arcellinida (testate lobose amoebae) in a temperate eastern North American lake (Flash poster presentation). Theme Session: Ecology and Bioindication. Wednesday, September 12 (Poster). Focused Meeting: 9th International Symposium on Testate Amoebae (ISTA 9). 10 – 14 September 2018.

199. Roe, H.M., Elliott, S.M., Patterson, R.T. 2018. Reassessing the vertical distribution of testate amoeba communities in acrotelmic peats in eastern Canada (Flash poster presentation). Theme Session. Palaeoecology and Palaeoclimatology. Tuesday, September 11. Focused Meeting: 9th International Symposium on Testate Amoebae (ISTA 9). 10 – 14 September 2018.

198. Nasser N.A., Patterson R.T., Galloway J.M., Palmer M.J., Roe H.M., Falck H., Sanei H. Tolerance limits of Arcellinida (testate lobose amoebae) to lacustrine arsenic contamination in the Canadian subarctic  Session S4 Syntheses of human-environment interactions during the Holocene. Joint Meeting of the Canadian and American Quaternary Associations. Crossing Borders in the Quaternary. Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. August 7-11, 2018.  Abstracts and Program. p. 71.

197. Steele, Riley E., Nasser, Nawaf A., Patterson, R.T. 2018. Flowcam technology for semi-automated Arcellinida (testate lobose amoebae)  Session S6 Reducing the Time to Science. Joint Meeting of the Canadian and American Quaternary Associations. Crossing Borders in the Quaternary. Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. August 7-11, 2018.  Abstracts and Program. p. 87.

196. Gregory, B.R.B., Patterson, R.T., Reinhardt, E.G., and Galloway, J.M. 2018. Itrax-XRF-CS analysis of freeze cores recovered from Control Lake, NT, show that arsenic variability in sediment is linked to climate change.  Session S10 High-resolution Records of the Common Era. Joint Meeting of the Canadian and American Quaternary Associations. Crossing Borders in the Quaternary. Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. August 7-11, 2018.  Abstracts and Program. p. 45.

195. Mazzella, V.,  Gregory, B.R.B., Samson C., Patterson,R.T., Macumber,A.L., Roe,H.M., Galloway, J.M. 2018. Integrated tools to determine the spatio-temporal controls on cyanobacteria blooms in an eastern Canadian lake.  Session S14 Environmental Geology and Paleoecology. Joint Meeting of the Canadian and American Quaternary Associations. Crossing Borders in the Quaternary. Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. August 7-11, 2018.  Abstracts and Program. p. 64.

194. Galloway, J.M., Gałka, M., Swindles, G.T., Wolfe, S.A., Morse, P.D., Patterson, R.T., Falck, H., Kung, L. 2018 Ecohydrological dynamics of a degrading subarctic peatland: Implications for Arsenic mobility. Theme Session (August 8): Applications of Palynology to Environmental Science. Chairs: Steve Stukins and Gunn Mangerud.  51st Meeting American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologist (AASP) – The Palynological Society (TPS) joint meeting with the Canadian Association of Palynologists (CAP), Calgary, Alberta, August 5th-10th.

193. McCarthy, F.M.G., Neville, L.A., Garner, C.S., Patterson, R.T. 2018. Pollen and non-pollen palynomorphs as biomonitors in oil sands operations. Theme Session (August 8): Applications of Palynology to Environmental Science. Chairs: Steve Stukins and Gunn Mangerud. 51st Meeting American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologist (AASP) – The Palynological Society (TPS) joint meeting with the Canadian Association of Palynologists (CAP), Calgary, Alberta, August 5th-10th.

192. Walsh, C., Patterson, R.T. 2018. Climate and extreme weather trends across eastern Canada and the north-eastern United States. Technical Session 5a (Environmental). Advances in Earth Science Research Conference AESRC 2018 University of Ottawa, March 23-25.

191. Steele, Riley E., Nasser, Nawaf A., Patterson, R.T. 2018.  Rapid Identification and Quantification of Lacustrine Arcellinida (Testate Lobose Amoebae) using FlowCAM. Technical Session 3 (Paleontology). Advances in Earth Science Research Conference AESRC 2018 University of Ottawa, March 23-25.

190. Mazzella, V., Gregory, B.R.B., Samson, C.,  Patterson, R.T., Macumber, A.L.,  Roe, H.M., Galloway, J.M. 2018. High Resolution Intra-Lake Assessment of Spatial Heterogeniety in Harvey Lake, New Brunswick, Canada: Implications for Sampling Design. Technical Session 3 (Paleontology). Advances in Earth Science Research Conference AESRC 2018 University of Ottawa, March 23-25.

2017

189. Patterson, R.T., Swindles, G.T. 2017.  The contribution of ‘Citizen Scientists’ to determining the influence of ocean-atmospheric oscillations on lake ice phenology in eastern North America. Past Global Changes (PAGES) 5th Open Science Meeting, Zaragoza, Spain, 9-13 May 2017.

188. Gregory, B.R.B., Patterson, R.T., Galloway, J.M., Nasser, A.L., Macumber, A.L., Falck, H., Sexton, A. 2017.  Understanding the response of arsenic in sub-Arctic lakes to Holocene climate variability. Geological Association of Canada – Mineralogical Assosiation of Canada Annual Meeting, Kingston, May 14-18.

187. Miller, C.B., Parson, M.B., Jamieson, H.E., Galloway, J.M., Patterson, R.T. 2017. Geochemical baselines and metal(loid) mobility in a changing northern climate. Geological Association of Canada – Mineralogical Association of Canada Annual Meeting, Kingston, May 14-18.

186. Patterson, R.T., Nasser, N., Galloway, J.M. 2017 Indigenous traditional knowledge and climate change.  68th Spring Conference – Diversity. April 28-30.  INVITED LECTURE

185. Nasser, N.A. Patterson, R.T., Galloway, J.M., Gregory, B.R.B., Macumber, A.L. Palmer, M., Falck, H. 2017. High-Resolution Inter-Lake Assessment of Arcellinida (Testate Lobose Amoebae) as Bio-Indicators of Legacy Mine Contamination in the Yellowknife Region, NT, Canada. Ottawa-Carleton Student Northern Research Symposium (OCSNRS 2017). March 10, 2017, Carleton University.  BEST ORAL PRESENTATION AWARD

184. Gregory, B.R.B., Patterson, R.T., Galloway, J.M., Nasser, N.A., Macumber, A.L., Falck, H., Sexton, A. 2017.  Integrated ITRAX-XRF and freeze coring as a method for high quality, rapid, and cost effective determination of baseline levels for elements of concern. Conference: 44th Annual Geoscience Forum. Yellowknife, NWT, Canada. November.

183. Galloway, J., Palmer, M., Swindles, G.T., Sanei, H., Jameison, H.E., Parsons, M., Macumber, A.L., Patterson, R.T., Falck, H., 2017. Late Holocene climate and chemical change at high latitudes: case studies from contaminated sites in subarctic and arctic Canada. European Geological Union Annual Meeting, Vienna. Session April 2017.

182. Swindles, G.T., Morris, P.J., Whitney, B., Galka, M., Galloway, J.M., Gallego-Sala, A., Macumber, A.L., Mullan, D., Smith, M.W., Amesbury, M., Roland, T., Sanei, H., Patterson, R.T., Parry, L., Charman, D.J., Lopez, O.R., Valderamma, E., Watson, E.J., Lähteenoja, O., Baird, A.J. 2017. Holocene development of Amazonia’s oldest peatland. European Geological Union Annual Meeting, Vienna. Session SSS5.6 – Peatlands and wetlands in the tropics and beyond: biogeochemistry, ecology, and carbon cycles. Wednesday, 26 April.

2016

181. Gregory, B.R.B., Patterson, R.T., Galloway, J.M., Nasser, A.L., Macumber, A.L., Sexton, A., Sutter, T., Falck, H. 2016. Integrated ITRAX-XRF and freeze coring as a method for High quality, rapid, and cost effective (QRC) determination of background levels of elements of concern: Testing linear and multivariate calibration methods in:  Irwin, D., Normandeau, P.X. and Gervais, S.D. (compilers), 2016. 44th Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts; Northwest Territories Geological Survey, Yellowknife, NT. YKGSF Abstracts Volume.

180. Patterson R.T., Nasser N.A., Gregory B.R.B, Menard, E., Macumber A.L., Hutchinson, S., Galloway, J.M., Roe, H.M. , Falck, H., Palmer, M.J. 2016. Quantifying anthropogenic versus natural impacts on northern lakes: new tools for high quality, rapid collection and cost-effective (QRC) data acquisition. in:  Irwin, D., Normandeau, P.X. and Gervais, S.D. (compilers), 2016. 444th Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts; Northwest Territories Geological Survey, Yellowknife, NT. YKGSF Abstracts Volume.

179. Roe, H.M., Patterson, R.T., Edwards, R.J., Ruffell, A., Graham, C., Nasser, N. 2016.  Integrated protocols for monitoring the impacts of landfill-derived leachates in intertidal environments.  Environmental Geosciences. 35th International Geological Congress, 27 August – 4 September, 2016. Cape Town South Africa.

178. Patterson, R.T. 2016. Integrated freeze core –ITRA micro-XRF scanning: a non-destructive and cost effective method of baseline geochemical determination in the low-sedimentation environment of a legacy mining camp in Subarctic Canada.  Environmental Geosciences. 35th International Geological Congress, 27 August – 4 September, 2016. Cape Town South Africa.

177. Patterson, R.T., Swindles, G.T. 2016. “Ice out”: the contribution of citizen scientists to our understanding of climate change. EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts, Vienna, Austria, v. 18, p. 10892.

176. Roe, H.M., Patterson, R.T., Nasser, N., Edwards, R.J., Graham, C. 2016.  Development of integrated protocols to track the deposition and impacts of metal contaminants in tidal riverine environments. EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts, Vienna, Austria, v. 18, p. 15439

175. Galloway, J.M., Sanei, H., Parsons, M., Swindles, G.T., Macumber, A.L., Patterson, R.T., Palmer, M., Falck, H. 2016. Examining the relationship between mercury and organic matter in lake sediments along a latitudinal transect in subarctic Canada. EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts, Vienna, Austria, v. 18, p. 9948.

174. Patterson, R.T., 2016. KEYNOTE SPEAKER. “Ice Out”: The contribution of citizen scientists to our understanding of climate change. Advances in Earth Sciences Research Conference (AESRC), Carleton University. April 1-3, 2016.

173. Nasser, N.A., Patterson, R.T.,  Macumber, A.L., Gregory, B.R.B., Galloway, J.M. 2016. High Spatio-Temporal Resolution Assessment of Arcellinina (Testate Amoebae) as Bio-Indicators of Legacy Mine Contamination in the Canadian Subarctic: Implications for Environmental Monitoring. Advances in Earth Sciences Research Conference (AESRC), Carleton University. Apri 1-3, 2016.

172. Gregory, B.R.B., Patterson, R.T.,  Macumber, A.L., Nasser, N.A., Galloway, J.M. 2016. Integrated ITRAX – XRF and Freeze Coring as a Method of Understanding Arsenic  Variability in the Subarctic. Advances in Earth Sciences Research Conference (AESRC), Carleton University. Apri 1-3, 2016.

171. Mazzella, V., Macumber, A.L., Patterson, R.T., Roe, H.M. 2016. Analysis of Grain Size and Metals of Concern in Harvey Lake, N.B. Advances in Earth Sciences Research Conference (AESRC), Carleton University. Apri 1-3, 2016.

2015

170. Macumber, A.L., Galloway, J.M., Crann, C.C., Swindles, G.T., Falck, H., Palmer, M.J., Patterson, R.T. 2015. Examining the Relationship Between Climate Variability and Metal Cycling in Pocket Lake. in:  Irwin, D., Normandeau, P.X. and Gervais, S.D. (compilers), 2015. 43rd Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts; Northwest Territories Geological Survey, Yellowknife, NT. YKGSF Abstracts Volume, p. 62.

169. Nasser, N.A., Patterson, R.T., Macumber, A.L., Gregory, B.R.B., Galloway, J.M., Falck, H . 2015. High Spatio-Temporal Resolution Assessment of Arcellinina (Testate Amoebae) as Bio-Indicators of Legacy Mine Contamination in the Canadian Subarctic: Implications for Environmental Monitoring. in:  Irwin, D., Normandeau, P.X. and Gervais, S.D. (compilers), 2015. 43rd Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts; Northwest Territories Geological Survey, Yellowknife, NT. YKGSF Abstracts Volume, p. 73.

168. Palmer, M.J., Galloway, J.M., Jamieson, H.E., van den Berghe, M., Patterson, R.T., Kokelj, S.V., Swindles, G.T., Falck, H., Howell, D., Stavinga, D.B., Nasser, N.A., Roe, H.M. 2105. The Concentration of Arsenic in Lakes of the Yellowknife Area. in:  Irwin, D., Normandeau, P.X. and Gervais, S.D. (compilers), 2015. 43rd Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts; Northwest Territories Geological Survey, Yellowknife, NT. YKGSF Abstracts Volume, p. 81.

167. Patterson, R.T., Nasser, N.A., Gregory, B.R.B., Sabourin, M., Menard, E., Macumber, A.L., Cott, P.A., Ellis, S., Hanna, B., Galloway, J.M., Falck, H., and Palmer, M.J., 2015. Who Killed Frame Lake? Progress Report on Efforts to Rehabilitate an Important Yellowknife Recreation Area. . in:  Irwin, D., Normandeau, P.X. and Gervais, S.D. (compilers), 2015. 43rd Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts; Northwest Territories Geological Survey, Yellowknife, NT. YKGSF Abstracts Volume, p. 83

166. Roe, H.M., Patterson, R.S., Trainor, P., Wolfe, S.A., Patterson, R.T., Vermaire, J.C., 2015. Reconstructing Early to Mid-Holocene Landscape Evolution in the Central Northwest Territories, Canada: Insights From Biological Proxy Data. in:  Irwin, D., Normandeau, P.X. and Gervais, S.D. (compilers), 2015. 43rd Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts; Northwest Territories Geological Survey, Yellowknife, NT. YKGSF Abstracts Volume, p. 91.

165. Sulphur, K.C., Goldsmith, S.A., Galloway, J.M., Hills, L.V., Macumber, A.L., Swindles, G.T., Patterson, R.T., Falck, H. 2015. Holocene Fire Regimes and Treeline Migration Rates in Subarctic Canada. in:  Irwin, D., Normandeau, P.X. and Gervais, S.D. (compilers), 2015. 43rd Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts; Northwest Territories Geological Survey, Yellowknife, NT. YKGSF Abstracts Volume, p. 102.

164. Galloway, J.M., Patterson, R.T. 2015. Geoscience Tools for Supporting Environmental Risk Assessment of Metal Mining. in: Irwin, D., Normandeau, P.X. and Gervais, S.D. (compilers), 43rd Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts; Northwest Territories Geological Survey, Yellowknife, NT. YKGSF Abstracts Volume, p. 119.

163. Gregory, B.R.B., Patterson, R.T., Galloway, J.M., Falck, H., Setterfield, T., Nasser, N.A., and Macumber, A.L. 2015. Integrated Freeze Core – Itrax Micro-XRF Scanning as a Non-Destructive Method to Determine Baseline Geochemical Concentrations: Preliminary Results From Milner and Daigle Lake, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories. in: Irwin, D., Normandeau, P.X. and Gervais, S.D. (compilers), 43rd Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts; Northwest Territories Geological Survey, Yellowknife, NT. YKGSF Abstracts Volume, p. 119.

162. Macumber, A.L., Crann, C., Cutts, J.A., Courtney Mustaphi, C.J., Nasser, N.A., Galloway, J.M., Falck, H., Patterson, R.T. 2015. An Assessment of the Accuracy of Radiocarbon Dates From the Central Northwest Territories Based on the Occurrence of the A.D. 833-850 White River Ash in Pocket Lake, Yellowknife, NT. in: Irwin, D., Normandeau, P.X. and Gervais, S.D. (compilers), 43rd Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts; Northwest Territories Geological Survey, Yellowknife, NT. YKGSF Abstracts Volume, p. 131

161. Nasser, N.A., Patterson, R.T., Macumber, A.L., Gregory, B.R.B., Sabourin, M., Menard, E., Galloway, J.M., and Falck, H. 2015. Intra-Lake Assessment of the Utility of Arcellinina (Testate Amoebae) as Bio-Monitors of Lacustrine System Health in Frame Lake, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada. in: Irwin, D., Normandeau, P.X. and Gervais, S.D. (compilers), 43rd Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts; Northwest Territories Geological Survey, Yellowknife, NT. YKGSF Abstracts Volume, p. 136

160. Patterson, R.T., Swindles, G.T. 2015. Influence of ocean–atmospheric oscillations on regional hydroecology in eastern North America derived from citizen scientist collected lake “ice out” records. Session S-15-04 (Aug 5). Integrating Lake Sediment and Other Records as a Foundation for Understanding the Functioning of Regional Social-Ecological Systems.  13th International Paleolimnology Symposium (IPS2015). Lanzhou University, Lanzhou China, August 4-7.

159. Roe, H.M., Patterson, R.T. 2015. Foraminifera as historical pollution indicators in coastal wetlands Session C02 Coastal Wetlands, 28 July.

158. Macumber, A.L., Patterson, R.T. 2015. The Holocene Climate Optimum as archived by lacustrine sedimentary records from the central Northwest Territories, Canada.

157. Neville, L.A., Gammon, P., Patterson, R.T., Swindles, G.T. 2015. Climate cycles drive aquatic ecologic changes in the Fort McMurray region of northern Alberta, Canada. GeoConvention 2015, Telus Convention Centre, Calgary, Alberta, May 4-8.

156. Patterson, R.T., Neville, L.A., Gammon, P., Swindles, G.T., Macumber, A.L. 2015. Influence of the Pacific Decadal Oscillation and El Niño-Southern Oscillation on lacustrine hydroecologic cycling in Alberta. PACLIM 2015 – Droughts: Reconstructing the past, monitoring the present, modeling the future. Twenty-Seventh Pacific Climate Workshop, Asilomar State Conference Grounds, Pacific Grove, California, March 8-11th.

155. Galloway, J.M., Cooney, D., Falck, H., Howell, D., Jamieson, H., Macumber, A., Nasser, N., Palmer, M., Patterson, R.T., Parsons, M., Roe, H.M., Sanei, H., Spence, C., Stavings, D., Swindles, G.T. 2015. Late Holocene climate and chemical change at high latitudes: case studies from contaminated sites in subarctic and arctic Canada. EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts, Vienna, Austria,, v. 17, 1843 p.

2014

154. Galloway, J.M., Swindles, G.T., Patterson, R.T., Macumber, A.L., Falck, H., Roe, H.M. 2014. Late Holocene climate change across ecotone gradients and implications for future change in the central subarctic of Canada. School of Geography Leeds University Seminar. November.

153. Patterson, R.T., Swindles, G.T. 2014. Plenary Talk. Influence of ocean-atmospheric oscillations on lake ice out records in eastern North America. The Science of Groundwater. Latornell Geoscience Day, Nov 17th Alliston, Ontario, p. 5.

152. Nasser, N.A., Patterson, R.T., Macumber, A.L., Galloway, J.M., Roe, H,M. 2014. Utility of arcellaceans (shelled protists) as a tool for monitoring arsenic and heavy metal contamination. The Science of Groundwater. Latornell Geoscience Day, Nov 17th Alliston, Ontario, p. 7.

151. Patterson, R.T., Galloway, J.M., Ziten, C.T., Watchorn M.S., Clark, I.A., Hamilton, P.B., Roe, H.M. 2014. The Holocene paleolimnologic and ecohydrologic history of a meromictic lake, Brampton, Ontario. The Science of Groundwater. Latornell Geoscience Day, Nov 17th Alliston, Ontario, p. 6.

150. Patterson, R.T., Neville, L.A., Gammon, P., Swindles, G.T., Macumber, A.L. 2014. Arcellacea as proxies of ocean-atmosphere influenced hydroecologic cycles in a northern Alberta, Canada lake. 7th International Symposium on Testate Amoebae, Poznan, Poland, 8-12 September 2014, p. 29.

149. Gregory, B.R.B., Reinhardt, E.G., Patterson, R.T., 2014. High-resolution ITRAX XRF scanning of sediment cores: tracking trace metal contamination and remediation in sedimentary records. The Science of Groundwater. Latornell Geoscience Day, Nov 17th Alliston, Ontario, p. 7.

148. Galloway, J.M., Patterson, R.T. 2014. Impact of flooding in southwestern Alberta: past present and future perspectives. GeoAlberta 2014: Learn, Share, Network. October 27-29, Calgary, Alberta. Monday Oct. 27.

147. Roe, H.M. Patterson, R.T., Swindles, G.T. 2014. Tracking water quality degradation in urban lakes: application of benthic protozoans for biomonitoring in the GTA. The Science of Groundwater. Latornell Geoscience Day, Nov 17th Alliston, Ontario, p. 5.

146. Macumber, A.L., Patterson, R.T., Galloway, J.M, Vermaire, J.C., Falck, H., Clark, I. 2014. 7,500-year record of Canadian Subarctic climate dynamics as evidenced by fossil Arcellacea, isotopic signatures and sediment particle size. 7th International Symposium on Testate Amoebae, Poznan, Poland, 8-12 September 2014, p. 29.

145. Patterson, R.T., Galloway, J.M., Spence, C., Kokelj, S., English, M., Wolfe, S., Morse, S., Morse, P., Sanei H, Parson, M., , Nasser, N., Cooney, D., Crann, C., Roe, H.M., Swindles, G.T., Hamieson, H., Howell, D., Stavinga, D., Palmer, M., Falck, H., Mapping the geochemistry of lake seidments near Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Understanding the Nature, Extent and Fate of Legacy Contamination Near Yellowknife, NWT. Partner Working Meeting, University of Ottawa, ON, August 25, 2014, p. 5.

144. Nasser, N., Patterson, R.T., Macumber, A.L., Neville, L.A. Falck, H., Galloway, J.M., Kokelj, S.V., Roe, H.M. 2014. Arcellaceans (Testate Lobose Amoebae) As Proxies for Arsenic and Heavy Metal Contamination in the Baker Creek Watershed Region, Northwest Territories, Canada. Understanding the Nature, Extent and Fate of Legacy Contamination Near Yellowknife, NWT. Partner Working Meeting, University of Ottawa, ON, August 25, 2014, p. 8.

143. Roe, H.M., Patterson, R.T. 2014. Testate Amoebae (Arcellacea) as bio-indicators of road salt contamination in lakes 7th International Symposium on Testate Amoebae, Poznan, Poland, 8-12 September 2014, p. 19.

142. Crann, C., Patterson, R.T., Roe, H.M. 2014. Accumulation rate profiles for Arctic lakes, Canada. Radiocarbon in the Environment Conference Queen’s University Belfast, August 18-22 2014, p. 76

141. Nasser, N., Patterson, R.T., Macumber, A.L., Neville, L.A. Falck, H., Galloway, J.M., Kokelj, S.V., Roe, H.M. 2014. Arcellaceans (Testate Lobose Amoebae) As Proxies for Arsenic and Heavy Metal Contamination in the Baker Creek Watershed, Northwest Territories, Canada. Advances in Earth Sciences Research Conference (AESRC). Ottawa, Ontario. March.

2013

140. Patterson, R.T., Clark, I.A., Crann, C., Falck, H., Galloway, J.M., Gammon, P.R., Griffith, F., Macumber, A.L., Muise, P., Mullan, D.J., Pisaric, M.F.J., Prokoph, A., Roe, H.M., Sulphur, K.C., Swindles, G.T., Upiter, L.M., Vermaire, J.C., and Dalton, A.S., 2013. Paleoclimatological Assessment of the Central Northwest Territories and Implications for the Long- Term Viability of the Tibbitt to Contwoyto Winter Ice Road: A Project Overview 41st Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts of Talks and Posters, Northwest Territories Geoscience Office, Yellowknife, NT, Irwin, D., (compiler), p. 48.

139. Falck. H., Galloway, J.M., Patterson, R.T., Roe, H.M., Palmer, M., Kokelj, S., Jamieson, H., 2013. Changing hydrology in the Taiga Shield: Geochemical and resource management implications Second NWT Environmental Monitoring Annual Results Workshop Yellowknife, Dec 2010-2012.

138. Trainor. P.G., Roe, H.M., Patterson, R.T., Dalton, A., Macumber, A.L., Griffith, F. 2013. ‘Investigating climate changes at the northwest Canadian tree-line: insights from a modern lake diatom dataset from the Northwest Territories’. British Diatomists’ Annual Meeting 2013. 25-27 Oct 2013. Blencathra, Cumbria.

137. Patterson, R.T., Crann, C., Macumber, A.L., Galloway, J.M., Roe, H.M., Patterson, R., and Falck, H., 2013. An 8,500 Year Holocene Paleolimnological Record from Frame Lake, Yellowknife, NT, 41st Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts of Talks and Posters, Northwest Territories Geoscience Office, Yellowknife, NT, Irwin, D., (compiler), p. 79.

136. Galloway, J.M., Sulphur, K.C., Goldsmith, S.A., Trainor, P., Patterson, R.T., Hills, L.V., Roe, H.M., Swindles, G.T., Crann, C., Macumber, A.L., and Falck, 2013. H. Holocene Investigations of Three Lakes in the Central Northwest Territories: Climate Change across Ecotone Gradients and Implications for Future Change, 41st Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts of Talks and Posters, Northwest Territories Geoscience Office, Yellowknife, NT, Irwin, D., (compiler), p. 22.

135. Griffith, F., Patterson, R.T., Clark, I., Macumber, A., Crann, C., and Dalton, A. A., 2013. High-Resolution Holocene and Recent Paleoclimate Reconstruction using C and N Isotopes, Northwest Territories, Canada, 41st Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts of Talks and Posters, Northwest Territories Geoscience Office, Yellowknife, NT, Irwin, D., (compiler), p. 23.

134. Macumber, A.L., Patterson, R.T., Galloway, J.M., Falck, H., Swindles, G.T., and Crann, C., 2013. Lake Mud: A Tool to Identify Global Teleconnections and Quantify the Range of Environmental Responses to Climate Variability in the Northwest Territories, Canada 41st Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts of Talks and Posters, Northwest Territories Geoscience Office, Yellowknife, NT, Irwin, D., (compiler), p. 41.

133. Nasser, N.A., Patterson, R.T., Neville, L.A., Macumber, A.L., Galloway, J.M., Falck, H., Roe, H.M., and Kokelj, S.V., 2013. Arcellaceans (Testate Lobose Amoebae) as Proxies for Arsenic and Heavy Metal Contamination in the Baker Creek Watershed, Northwest Territories, Canada. 41st Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts of Talks and Posters, Northwest Territories Geoscience Office, Yellowknife, NT, Irwin, D., (compiler), p. 43.

132. Swindles, G.T., Mullan, D.J., Macumber, A., Galloway, J.M., Patterson, R.T., Crann, C., and Falck, H., 2013. The Tibbitt to Contwoyto Winter Road: Past and Future Climate Change, 41st Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts of Talks and Posters, Northwest Territories Geoscience Office, Yellowknife, NT, Irwin, D., (compiler), p. 59.

131. Roe, H.M. and Patterson R.T., 2013. Arcellaceans (testate lobose amoebae) as bio-indicators of salt contamination in lakes: Insights from the Greater Toronto Region, Canada. The 32nd Meeting of the German Society for Protozoology, Kartause Ittingen CH-8532 Warth-Weiningen, Schweiz .Feb 27-Mar 2.

130. Crann, C., Patterson R.T., Macumber, A.L., Roe, H.M., Galloway, J.M., Falck, H., 2013. Spatial and temporal variability in lake accumulation rates in subarctic Canada: Implications for Bayesian age-depth modeling. Ontario – Quebec Paleolimnology Symposium (PALS) May 15-17,  p. 21

129. Dalton, A.S., Macumber, A.L., Vermaire, J.C., Patterson, R.T., Crann C., Swindles, G.T.,
Galloway, J.M., Falck, H., 2013. Neoglacial Climate Variability in Diatom Populations from the sub-Arctic. Ontario – Quebec Paleolimnology Symposium (PALS) May 15-17,  p. 23.

128. Macumber, A.L, Patterson, R.T., Dalton, A.S., Griffith, F., Swindles, G.T., Crann, C.,
Galloway, J.M., Neville, L.A., Falck, H., Climate Phenomena and Episodes Recorded in the Sediment Record from a Sub-Arctic Lake. Ontario – Quebec Paleolimnology Symposium (PALS) May 15-17,  p. 23.

127. Nasser, N., Patterson, R.T., Falck, H, Galloway, J.M., Kokelj, S.V., Macumber, A.L., Crann, C., 2013. An assessment of Arsenic and heavy metal contamination and paleoclimatic change in Pocket Lake, Baker Creek Watershed, Northwest Territories, Canada. Ontario – Quebec Paleolimnology Symposium (PALS) May 15-17,  p. 34.

126. Neville, L.A., Patterson, R.T., Gammon, P., Macumber, A.L., 2013. Arcellaceans (testate lobose amoebae) as an aquatic ecosystem bio-indicator to gauge the potential environmental impact of oil sands operations, specifically mercury in the Fort McMurray region, Alberta, Canada. Ontario – Quebec Paleolimnology Symposium (PALS) May 15-17,  p. 37.

125. Babalola, L.O., Patterson, R.T., Prokoph, A., 2013. Foraminiferal evidence of a Late Holocene westward shift of the Aleutian Low pressure system. The 10th Meeting of the Saudi Society for Geosciences. King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM). April 15-17, 2013. Abstract SSG-10-163.

124. Crann, C., Patterson, R.T., Macumber, A.L., Roe, H.M., Galloway, J.M., Falck, H.,2013. Spatial and temporal variability in lake accumulation rates in subarctic Canada: insights from 22 dated lake records from the central Northwest Territories. Advances in Earth Sciences Research Conference (AESRC), London, Ontario March 22-24.

123. Patterson, R.T., Roe, H.M., Swindles, G.T. 2013. An Arcellacea (testate lobose amoebae/thecamoebian) based transfer function for phosphorus in lakes. “Protists as indicators of aquatic ecosystems health”: a workshop sponsored by the Hydrobiologie-Limnologie Stiftung für Gewässerforschung’. The 32nd Meeting of the German Society for Protozoology, Kartause Ittingen CH-8532 Warth-Weiningen, Schweiz.Feb 27-Mar 2.

2012

122. Neville, L.A., Gammon, P., Patterson, R.T., McCarthy, F.M.G., MacKinnon, M.D., Macumber. A. 2012. Responses of benthic microorganisms (thecamoebians) to Oil Sands Process-affected materials provide endpoints for gauging aquatic reclamation success International Oil Sands Tailings Conference Mayfield Inns and Suites, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Abstracts Volume.  December 2-5, p. 56

121. Dalton, A.S., Vermaire, J.C., Macumber, A.L., Patterson, R.T., Roe, H.M., Crann, C., Swindles, G.T., Galloway, J.M., Falck, H., 2012. Late Holocene cyclical patterns of diatom populations in sub-boreal Northwest Territorieis. 40^th Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts of Talks and Posters, Northwest Territories Geoscience Office, Yellowknife, NT, Watson, D.M., (compiler), p. 7

120. Sulphur, K.C., Galloway, J.M. Hills, L.V., Crann, C., Macumber, A., Patterson, R.T., Falck, H. 2012. Palynological analysis of Danny’s Lake, Central Northwest Territories. 40^th Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts of Talks and Posters, Northwest Territories Geoscience Office, Yellowknife, NT, Watson, D.M., (compiler), p. 70.

119. Patterson, R.T. 2012. Community structure dynamics and biodiversity across a continuum of past, present and future.International Paleolimnology Symposium Plenary Lecture.International Paleolimnology Symposium. Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, SEEC 21-24 August. Abstracts Volume, p. 171 Key Note Lecture.

118. Macumber, A.L., Patterson, R.T., Galloway, J.M., Falck, H., Swindles, G.T., Crann, C., Neville, L.A., 2012. Understanding past environmental responses to cyclic climate phenomena in the Northwest Territories, Canada. International Paleolimnology Symposium. International Paleolimnology Symposium. Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, SEEC 21-24 August. Abstracts Volume, p. 58

117. Dalton, A.S., Vermaire, J.C., Macumber, A.L., Patterson, R.T., Roe, H.M., Swindles, G.T., Trainor, P., Galloway, J.M., Falck, H., 2012. Diatoms as indicators of decadal to centennial-scale climate cyclicity and winter ice cover in the treeline regions of the central Northwest Territories, Canada. International Paleolimnology Symposium. Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, SEEC 21-24 August. Abstracts Volume, p. 61.

116. Roe, H.M., Patterson, R.T. 2012. Examining benthic community response to road salt contamination in lakes: insights from a modern Arcellacea (testate lobose amoebae) dataset from southern Ontario, Canada. International Paleolimnology Symposium. International Paleolimnology Symposium. Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, SEEC 21-24 August. Abstracts Volume,  S14-P-08, p 179.

115. Griffith, F., Clark, I.D., Patterson, R.T., Macumber, A.L., Dalton, A.S., Crann, C., Trainor, P., Galloway, J.M., Falck, H. 2012.A reconstruction of climate history at high resolution using C and N isotopes, Northwest Territories, Canada. International Paleolimnology Symposium. Glasgow SEEC 21-24 August. Abstracts Volume, p. 26

114. Patterson, R.T., 2012. Paleoclimatological assessment of the central Northwest Territories, Canada: Implications for the long-term viability of the Tibbitt to Contwoyto winter Ice Road. Quaternary International v. 279, p. 369.

113. Crann, C., Patterson, R.T., Blaauw, M., Reimer, P.J., Roe, H.M., Macumber, A.L., 2012. Radiocarbon dating and Bayesian age-depth modeling in the Canadian subarctic (Tibbitt to Contwoyto Winter Road Project. International Paleolimnology Symposium. Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, SEEC 21-24 August. Abstracts Volume, p. 74

112. Neville, L.A., Gammon, P., Patterson, R.T., Macumber, A. 2012. Arcellaceans (testate lobose amoebae) as an aquatic ecosystem bio-indicator to gauge the potential environmental impact of oil sands operations, Fort McMurray region, Alberta, Canada. International Paleolimnology Symposium. International Paleolimnology Symposium. Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, SEEC 21-24 August. Abstracts Volume, S06-01, p. 81.

111. Crann, C.A., Patterson, R.T., Reimer, P.J., Griffith, F. 2012. Spatial and temporal variability of the old carbon effect in lacustrine sediments in a cold climate zone, Northwest Territories (Canada). UNESCO 21st International Radiocarbon Conference, Paris France, July 9-12, S06 p. 171

110. Neville, L.A., Gammon, P., Patterson, R.T., McCarthy, M.G., MacKinnon, M.D., Macumber, A. 2012. Use of an aquatic ecosystem bio-indicator to gauge environmental impact and efficiency of remediation efforts in oil sands tailings ponds and lakes surrounding Fort McMurray Alberta.Canadian Oil Sands Network for Research and Development, 2012 Water Conference and Workshops. 2012 Award for best student technical presentation (Poster).

109. Mertens, K.N, Bringué,, M., Van Nieuwenhove, N., Takano, Y., Pospelova, V.,Rochon, A., de Vernal, A., Taoufik, R., Dale, B., Patterson, R.T., Weckström, K., Andrén, E., Louwye, S., Matsuoka, K. 2012. Process length variation of the cyst of the dinoflagellate ‘Protoceratium reticulatum’ in the North Pacific: a new density proxy and first evidence of pseudo-cryptic speciation. IPC 2012, Tokyo.

108. Patterson, R.T., Roe, H.M. 2012. Development of a road salt contamination index utilizing thecamoebians (testate amoebae) Northeastern Section – 47th Annual Meeting, Hartford, CT, paper 47-8.

107. Roe, H.M., Patterson, R.T., 2012. Lake thecamoebians (testate amoebae) as indicators of watershed disturbance: case studies from the greater toronto area, ontario, canada Northeastern Section 47th Annual Meeting, Hartford, CT, paper 47-1.

2011

106. Neville, L.A., Macumber, A.L., Patterson, R.T., Galloway, J.M., Falck, H., Swindles, G.T. 2011. Temporal environmental proxies for assessing ‘problem’ lakes along the Tibbitt to Contwoyto Winter Road. In: Fischer, B.J., Watson, D.M. (compilers) 39th Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts, Northwest Territories Geoscience Office, Yellowknife, NT, November 15-17, p. 111. 2011 Award for best student technical presentation (Poster).

105. Muise, P., Pisaric, M.F.J., Falck, H., Patterson, R.T. 2011. The dendroclimatic signal in white spruce rind widths along the Tibbitt to Conwoyto Ice Road, Yellowknife NWT. In: Fischer, B.J., Watson, D.M. (compilers) 39th Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts, Northwest Territories Geoscience Office, Yellowknife, NT, November 15-17, p. 111.

104. Macumber, A.L., Neville, L.A., Patterson, R.T., Galloway, J.M., Falck, H., 2011. Characterization of lake types along the Tibbitt to Contwoyto Winter Road: The development of a preliminary thecamoebian-based transfer function to access climate change. In: Fischer, B.J., Watson, D.M. (compilers) 39th Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts, Northwest Territories Geoscience Office, Yellowknife, NT, November 15-17, p. 110.

103. Griffith, F., Clark, I., Macumber, A.L., Patterson, R.T., Galloway, J.M., Falck, H. 2011. A high-resolution paleoclimatic reconstruction using bulk C and N isotope analysis of sediments from a subarctic lake northeast of Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada. In: Fischer, B.J., Watson, D.M. (compilers) 39th Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts, Northwest Territories Geoscience Office, Yellowknife, NT, November 15-17, p. 103.

102. Patterson, R.T., Clark, L.A., Crann, C., Falck, H., Galloway, J.M., Gammon, P.R., Griffith, F., Macumber, A.L., Muise, P., Neville, L.A., Pisaric, M.F.J., Prokoph, A., Roe, H.M., Swindles, G.T., Upiter, L., Vermaire, J.C. 2011. Paleoclimatic assessment of the central Northwest Territories, Canada: Implications for the long-term viability of the Tibbitt to Contwoyto Winter Road. In: Fischer, B.J., Watson, D.M. (compilers) 39th Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts, Northwest Territories Geoscience Office, Yellowknife, NT, November 15-17, p. 58.

101. Goldsmith, S.A., Hills, L.V., Galloway, J.M., Macumber, A., Patterson,R.T., Falck, H. 2011. Late Holocene palynological investigation of Waite Lake, central Northwest Territories. In: Fischer, B.J., Watson, D.M. (compilers) 39th Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts, Northwest Territories Geoscience Office, Yellowknife, NT, November 15-17, p. 103.

100. Macumber, A.L., Patterson, R.T., Galloway, J.M., Falck, H., Prokoph, A., Swindles, G.T., Neville, L.A. 2011. High resolution paleoclimatic reconstruction of lacustrine sediments from the Tibbitt to Contwoyto Winter Road, NWT, Canada. In: Fischer, B.J., Watson, D.M. (compilers) 39th Annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum Abstracts, Northwest Territories Geoscience Office, Yellowknife, NT, November 15-17, p. 58.

99. Patterson, R.T., Galloway, J.M.,  Swindles, G.T., Prokoph, A., Macumber, A.L., Roe, H.M., Falck, H. 2011. Paleoclimatological assessment of the central Northwest Territories, Canada: Implications for the long-term viability of the Tibbett To Contwoyto Winter Ice Road. Session 19: Biotic proxies in lake sediments as quantitative indicators of Quaternary environmental change: development, calibration and applications. INQUA XVIII, Bern, Switzerland, July 21-27, 2011. pdf

98. Roe, H.M., Patterson, R.T., Swindles, G.T. 2011. Testate amoebae (thecamoebians) as water quality indicators in lakes: development of a modern distributional dataset from the Greater Toronto Area. Session 19: Biotic proxies in lake sediments as quantitative indicators of Quaternary environmental change: development, calibration and applications. INQUA XVIII, Bern, Switzerland, July 21-27, 2011.

97. Patterson, R.T., Babalola, L.O., Chang, A.S., Kumar, A., Prokoph, A., Roe, H.M., Vazquez-Riveiros, N., and Wigston, A.P., 2011, Linking solar forcing with climate and primary productivity changes in the Northeast Pacific: evidence from mid to late Holocene laminated sediments Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 13, EGU2011, Vienna, April 3-8.

96. Elliott, S.E., Roe, H.M., Patterson, R.T. 2011. Mid to late Holocene hydrological change in continental eastern Canada: assessing regional trends from ombrotrophic peat records. Geohydro 2011, 5 pp. Joint meeting of Canadian Quaternary Association and the Canadian chapter of the International Association of Hydrogeologists, 28-31 August 2011.

95. Roe, H.M., Patterson, R.T.. Swindles, G.S. 2011. Tracking catchment disturbance using lake thecameobians (testate amoebae): case studies from the Greater Toronto Area, Ontario, Canada. Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 13, EGU2011-12741, European Geophysical Union 2011, Vienna, April 3-8.

94. Elliott, S.E. Roe, H.M., & Patterson, RT. 2011. ‘Examining palaeo-hydrological transitions using testate amoebae and plant macrofossils: an 8,500 year record from Mer Bleue Bog, eastern Ontario, Canada’. QRA Annual Discussion Meeting, Liverpool, 4-6 Jan 2011.

93. Prokoph, A., Macumber, A.L., Patterson, R.T., Galloway, J.M. and Falck, H. 2011. Predictability of climate patterns in the central Northwest Territories:  Implications for the long-term viability of the Tibbett to Contwoyto Winter Road.  Symposium 1,  Earth Climate: Past, Present, Future, Joint Geological Association of Canada – Mineralogical Association of Canada Annual Meeting, Ottawa, May 25-27.

92. El Bilali, H., and Patterson, R.T. 2011. Holocene climatic response to solar forcing:  Evidence from the plant macrofossils δ18O cellulose record of Mer Bleue Bog, Ottawa, Ontario. Symposium 1,  Earth Climate: Past, Present, Future, Joint Geological Association of Canada – Mineralogical Association of Canada Annual Meeting, Ottawa, May 25-27.

91. Patterson, R.T., Babalola, L.O., Chang, A.S., Kumar, A., Prokoph, A., Roe, H., Vazquez-Riveiros, N., Wigston, A., 2011. Influence of solar forcing on climate and primary productivity changes in the Northeast Pacific:  Evidence from mid to late Holocene laminated sediments. Symposium 1, Earth Climate: Past, Present, Future, Joint Geological Association of Canada – Mineralogical Association of Canada Annual Meeting, Ottawa, May 25-27.

90. Benardout G., Patterson R.T.: Palaeoclimate reconstructions of the last 4000 years in the Southern Northwest territories using ostracods, and implications for the longterm viability of the Tibbitt to Contwoyto Winter Road.  Abstracts of Scientific Contributions to 7th European Ostracodologists’ Meeting (EOM 7) and the 2nd Workshop “Methods in Ostracodology” (MIO 2). Joannea Geol. Paläont. 11: 21-24. Extended Abstract.

89. Babalola, L.O., Patterson, R.T., Prokoph, A., and Roe, H., 2011. Foraminiferal distribution in the Seymour Belize Inlet Complex, British Columbia:  Implications for Holocene paleoceanographic reconstruction. Symposium 1, Earth Climate: Past, Present, Future, Joint Geological Association of Canada – Mineralogical Association of Canada Annual Meeting, Ottawa, May 25-27.

88. Macumber, A.L., Patterson, R.T., Galloway, J.M.,, Prokoph, A. and Falck, H., 2011. High resolution multiproxy study of lacustrine sediments from Waite Lake, Tibbitt to Contwoyto Winter Road, NT. Symposium 1, Earth Climate: Past, Present, Future, Joint Geological Association of Canada – Mineralogical Association of Canada Annual Meeting, Ottawa, May 25-27.

87. Babalola, L.O., Patterson, R.T., Prokoph, A., Swindles, G.T. and Kumar, A., 2011. A 1200-year record of paleoceaongraphic and paleoclimatic variability from the Seymour-Belize Inlet Complex, central coastal mountains region of British Columbia. Symposium 1, Earth Climate: Past, Present, Future, Joint Geological Association of Canada – Mineralogical Association of Canada Annual Meeting, Ottawa, May 25-27.

86. Neville, L.A., Macumber, A.L., Patterson, R.T., Michel, F.,  and Pisaric, M.F.J., 2011. Thecamoebians as an indicator of paleolimnologic change in meromictic Pink Lake, Gatineau Park, Quebec. Session GS6, Sedimentology, Joint Geological Association of Canada – Mineralogical Association of Canada Annual Meeting, Ottawa, May 25-27.

2010

85. Patterson, R.T., Galloway, J.M., Macumber, A.L., Falck, H., Madsen, E., Prokoph, A. 2010 Paleoclimatological Assessment Of The Central Northwest Territories: Implications For The Long-Term Viability Of The Tibbett To Contwoyto Winter Ice Road.  38th Annual Geoscience Forum, Yellowknife, Nov. 16-18. 2010.

84. Patterson, R.T., Macumber, A.L.,  Galloway, J.M., Falck, H., Hadlari, T., Neville, L.A., Roe, H.M., Swindles, G.T. 2010 Distribution And Environmental Significance Of Arcellacean (Thecamoebian) Assemblages From Lakes Along The Tibbitt To Contwoyto Winter Road, Northwest Territories, Canada. 38th Annual Geoscience Forum, Yellowknife, Nov. 16-18. 2010.

83. Pospelova, V., Price, A., Mertens, K., Chang, A., Patterson, R.T. 2010. British Columbia fjords, sediment traps, Operculodinium centrocarpum and a few other questions. (Palaeo)-ecology of cyst forming dinoflagellates. EUROPROX workshop/course on (Palaeo)-ecology of cycst forming dinoflagellates, Bremen, Germany, May 17-21, 2010. http://hdl.handle.net/1854/LU-2986934.

82. Macumber, A.L.,  Patterson, R.T., Galloway, J.M., Falck, H., Madsen, E., 2010. High Resolution Multiproxy Study Of Lacustrine Sediments From Waite Lake Along The Tibbitt Contwoyto Winter Road, Nwt, Canada. 38th Annual Geoscience Forum, Yellowknife, Nov. 16-18. 2010.

81. Babalola, L.O, Patterson, R.T. and Prokoph, A. 2010. Geochemical evidence for late Holocene Paleoclimatic and Paleoceanographic variability in Anoxic Basins, Seymour-Belize Inlet Complex, Central Coastal Mainland, British Columbia Geocanada 2010 Working With the Earth, Calgary, AB May 10-14, 2010.

2009

80. El Bilali, H., Patterson, R.T. 2009. Holocene Paleoclimate Reconstruction in Eastern Canada: Evidence from 18O of plant cellulose from the Mer Bleue Bog, Ottawa, Ontario. American Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, San Francisco, Dec 15. Paper Number: PP21D-07.

79. Patterson, R.T., Swindles, G.T., Roe, H.M. & 2009. Testate amoebae (Arcellacea) – based transfer function to infer past phosphorous concentrations in two agriculture impacted lakes. 11th International Paleolimnology Symposium, Guadalajara, Mexico, 15-18 Dec 2009.

78. Roe, H.M. Patterson, R.T., Swindles, G.T. 2009. Development of a thecamoebian (testate amoebae)-based transfer function to model phosphorus from lake sediments. 11th International Paleolimnology Symposium, Guadalajara, Mexico, 15-18 Dec 2009.

77. Roe, H.M. Patterson, R.T., Swindles, G.T. 2009. Controls on the distribution of lake thecamoebians (testate amoebae) in the Greater Toronto area and their potential as water quality indicators. Fifth International Sypmosium on testate amoebae (ISTA5). Montbéliard, France. 14-17 Sept 2009.

76. Babalola, L.O., Patterson, R.T., Prokoph, A. 2009. Geochemical evidence for late Holocene multi-decadal-centennial paleoclimatic and paleoceanographic variability in an anoxic basin, coastal British Columbia. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting Abstrctst with Programs, v 41, No. 7, p. 514. 2009 Portland GSA Annual Meeting (18-21 October 2009). https://gsa.confex.com/gsa/2009AM/finalprogram/abstract_160498.htm

2007

75. Patterson, R.T., Prokoph, A., Chang. A., Roe, H.M., Vazquez-Riveiros, N., Wigston, N. 2007. A possible cosmoclimatological driver of observed cyclic holocene climate change and marine productivity in the northeastern Pacific. Pacific Climate Workshop, May 13-16, 2007, Asilomar State Conference Grounds, Pacific Grove, CA

74. Roe, H.M., Doherty, C.T., Patterson, R.T., Milne, G.M. 2007. Postglacial relative sea-level and climatic history of the Seymour-Belize Inlet Complex, British Columbia: biostratigraphic evidence from isolation basins. Pacific Climate Workshop, May 13-16, 2007, Asilomar State Conference Grounds, Pacific Grove, CA

73. Kumar, A., Swindles, G.T., Patterson, R.T., Roe, H.M. (2007). ‘Late Holocene paleoceanography of Effingham Inlet, Vancouver Island, Canada, using dinoflagellate cyst assemblages’. American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologist (AASP) Annual Meeting, Panama, 8-12 Sept 2007.

2006

72. Patterson, R.T. 2006. Utility of Online Asynchronous Tutorial Discussion Groups in Large Undergraduate Courses, EOSET, Carleton University, Feb 21.

70. Patterson, R.T., Chang, A., Galloway, J.M., Kumar, A., Prokoph, A., Reinhardt, E.G., Roe, H.M., Vazquez Riveiros, N., Wigston, A. 2006. Celestial forcing as a possible driver of cyclic Holocene climate and marine productivity in the NE Pacific. Session 130 – Quaternary Micropaleontology: Quantifying Environmental Change. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting Abstracts with Programs, v. 38, no. 7 (Oct 22-25), p. 323. Paper No. 130-7 Philadelphia Convention Center: 204C, 9:40AM Tuesday 24 October 2006. https://gsa.confex.com/gsa/2006AM/finalprogram/abstract_114198.htm

2005

69. Chang, A.S. and Patterson, R.T. 2005. Mid-Holocene climate shift: An analogy for modern change? 4th NCCR Climate Summer School. Universität Bern. Grindelwald, Switzerland; 28 Augustˆ2 September. [Poster].

68. Patterson, R.T., Prokoph, A., Kumar, A., Chang, S. and Roe, H. 2005.  The sun as a driver of climate and marine productivity in the NE Pacific. Quaternary Ocean and Land Interaction: Climatic, tectonic and anthropogenic influence, Anyer-Carita, Banten-Sunda Straint Area, A joint INQUA – IGCP 495 Meeting Sept. 24-30, 2005.

67. Chang, A.S., Patterson, R.T., Prokoph, A., & Roe, H.M. 2005. ‘Solar Influence on climate and diatoms in the Northeast Pacific’. North American Micropaleontology Section (NAMS) of SEPM (Society for Sedimentary Geology) Annual meeting, Geologic Problem Solving with Microfossils, Rice University, Houston, Texas, USA, March 6-11, 2005, p. 44.

66. Patterson, R.T. 2005. Climate Change: A scientific perspective.  Keynote speaker.  IEEE Sponsored Kyoto and Climate Change Technology Challenges and Opportunities Seminar, Ottawa, May 13, 2005.

65. Patterson, R.T., Dalby, A.P. & Roe, H.M. 2005. ‘Salt marsh foraminifera as sea-level indicators in New Brunswick and British Columbia: a quantitative approach to assessing regional variability in taphonomic biasing and preferred faunal habitat’. North American Micropaleontology Section (NAMS) of SEPM (Society for Sedimentary Geology) Annual meeting,Geologic Problem Solving with Microfossils, Rice University, Houston, Texas, USA, March 6-11, 2005, Abstract vol p. 45.

2004

64. Patterson, R.T.  2004 Possible solar influence on climate and marine productivitiy: a fishy story.  Invited speaker.  Logan Club Lecture Series, Geological Survey of Canada, Ottawa.  Dec. 9, 2004.

63. Roe, H.M., Patterson, R.T. 2004. ‘The impact of land-use change on water quality and management in the Oak Ridges Moraine, southern Ontario: some perspectives from the recent historical past’. The Canadian Association of Geographers, Annual Meeting, Moncton, New Brunswick, 25-29 May 2004. Abstracts Volume. p. 136.

2003

62. Galloway, J.M, Doherty, C.T., Roe, H.M., and Patterson, R.T., 2003. A pollen and diatom based reconstruction of Holocene  paleoclimate at Two Frog Lake, coastal British Columbia, Canada. Joint AASP/CAP/NAMS Meeting Niagara, October 5-8, 2003

61. Patterson, R.T., Prokoph, A., Kumar, A., and Chang, A. 2003. Influence of solar variability on Holocene pelagic fish and phytoplankton productivity in the NE Pacific Ocean. Joint AASP/CAP/NAMS Meeting Niagara, October 5-8, 2003

60. Galloway, J.M., Boudreau, R.E.A., Michel, F.A., and Patterson, R.T., 2003.  A palynological reconstruction of holocene climate at james lake, north-eastern Ontario. 36th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologists: Joint Meeting With the Canadian Association of Palynologists and the North American Micropaleontology Section, SEPM, Program with Abstracts, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada, Oct 5-8, 2003.

59. Galloway, J.M, Doherty, C.T., Roe, H.M., and Patterson, R.T., 2003. A pollen and diatom based reconstruction of Holocene  paleoclimate at two frog lake, coastal British Columbia, Canada. 36th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologists: Joint Meeting With the Canadian Association of Palynologists and the North American Micropaleontology Section, SEPM, Program with Abstracts, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada, Oct 5-8, 2003.

58. Patterson, R.T., Prokoph, A., Kumar, A., and Chang, A. 2003. Influence of solar variability on Holocene pelagic fish and phytoplankton productivity in the NE Pacific Ocean. 36th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologists: Joint Meeting With the Canadian Association of Palynologists and the North American Micropaleontology Section, SEPM, Program with Abstracts, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada, Oct 5-8, 2003.

57. Patterson, R.T., Fowler, A.D., and Huber, B.T. 2003, Hierarchical Organization in the Planktic Foraminiferal Evolutionary Record. 36th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologists: Joint Meeting With the Canadian Association of Palynologists and the North American Micropaleontology Section, SEPM, Program with Abstracts, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada, Oct 5-8, 2003.

56. Doherty C., Roe H.M., Patterson T. 2003. Isolation basin stratigraphy and Holocene relative sea-level change in Seymour Inlet, central British Columbia, Canada. IGCP 437 Annual Meeting, Puglia, Italy, Quaternary coastal morphology and sea level changes Sept 22-28, 2003.

2002

55. Patterson, R.T., Gehrels, W.R., Belknap, D.F.,  Dalby, A.P., 2002. Possible influence of cold winter temperatures on taphonomic biasing of marsh foraminiferal faunas: implications for surface sampling strategies in paleo-sea level reconstruction. IGCP Project 437 International Conference on Quaternary Sea Level Change, Barbados, Oct 26-Nov. 2, 2002,  Abstracts Volume.

54. Chang, A.D., Hay, M.B., Prokoph, A., and Patterson, R.T., 2002.  High resolution diatom productivity and cyclostratigraphy (1947-1993) from Effingham Inlet, British Columbia, Canada (P31). 17th International Diatom Symposium Ottawa, Canada, 25-31 August 2002 Program, p. 15.

53. Dallimore, A., Barrie, J.V., Patterson R.T., Thomson, R.E., Reinhardt, E.G. and Roe, H.M., 2002.  A high-resolution Holocene paleoclimatic, paleoceanographic and sea level record from anoxic basins and coastal lakes of the British Columbia coast.  IGCP Project 437 International Conference on Quaternary Sea Level Change, Barbados, Oct 26-Nov. 2, 2002, Abstracts Volume.

2001

52. Patterson, R.T., Prokoph, A., Dallimore, A., Thomson, R.E., Ware, D.M., Wright, C. 2001. Impact of abrupt Holocene climate changes and solar cyclicity on fish population dynamics in the NE Pacific. Paper #25609 Geological Society of American Annual Meeting November 5-8, 2001 Boston, Massachusetts, USA

51. Patterson, R.T., and Clague, J.J. (September, 2001). Marsh foraminiferal evidence of coseismic subsidence north of the Nootka fault during the AD  1700 Cascadia megathrust earthquake  The 3rd International Conference of the International Geological Correlation Programme Project No. 437 In association with the INQUA  NEOTECTONICS Commission.  Conference Theme: ‘Sea-level changes and neotectonics’ Durham and Fort Willaim , Scotland, UK, 4th to 12th September 2001.  Oranized by Ian Shennan, Ben Horton, and Niamh EmElherron, University of Durham.

50. Dallimore, A., Patterson, R.T. and Thomson, R.E. (September, 2001) Discrimination of oxygenation episodes from earthquake events in late Holocene sediments of Anoxic Effingham Inlet, Vancouver Island, British Columbia. The 3rd International Conference of the International Geological Correlation Programme Project No. 437 In association with the INQUA  NEOTECTONICS Commission.  Conference Theme: ‘Sea-level changes and neotectonics’ Durham and Fort Willaim , Scotland, UK, 4th to 12th September 2001.  Oranized by Ian Shennan, Ben Horton, and Niamh EmElherron, University of Durham.

49. Patterson, R.T. (invited paper) February 21, 2001) Assign,ment of World Wide Web Virtual Museum Projects in Undergraduate Courses, Educ@tional Technology Conference, Carleton University, Wednesday, February 21, 2001.

2000

48. Kumar, A., and Patterson, R.T., 2000.  Distribution of palynomorphs in the bottom sediments of Effingham Inlet, Vancouver Island on the Pacific coast of Canada.  The second International Conference “Application of Micro- and Meioorganisms to Environmental Problems”  Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, August 27-Sept 1., 2000. Program and Abstracts p. 69-70.

47. Prokoph, A., Fowler, A.D., and Patterson, R.T. 2000. Characterization of Morphology by 2-Dimensional wavelet analysis: planktic foraminifera as a case study: Session TS-36 Visualization in Geoscience: Objects and Processes. Geoscience 2000, May 29-June 2, Calgary, Abstracts with Program, Abstract 461.

46. Kumar, A., and Patterson, R.T. Arcellaceans (thecamoebians) as proxies of chemical pollution and remediation in lakes Palynology and micropaleontology in Canadian Geoscience: New frontiers and applications, Geoscience 2000, May 29-June 2, Calgary, Abstracts with Program, Abstract 1134.

1999

45. Prokoph, A.,  Fowler, A.D., and Patterson, R.T. 1999 Cycles, events and self-organization in the planktic foraminifera extinction record from the last 125Myr. GAC/MAC Annual Meeting, Quebec City, v. 24, May.

44. McGowan, A.J., Pearson, P.N., Stearn, C.W., Patterson, R.T. 1999. ADAPTS (analysis of diversity, asymmetry of phylogenetic trees, and survivorship): a new software tool for analysing stratigraphic range data. Paleontological Society theme session T-39.

1998

43. Kumar, A., and Patterson, R.T. (October, 1998)  Foraminiferal Analysis of the Cores From ODP Site 1033B (Leg 169S), Saanich Inlet, British Columbia:  Evidence For Subaqueous Debris Flows. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, October 25-29, 1998.

42. Patterson, R.T. (Invited paper, October, 1998) Palaeontologia Electronica: A Timely New Publication Medium Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, October 25-29, 1998.

41. Patterson, R.T. (Invited paper, October, 1998) Beyond the cutting edge:  electronic publication in the 21st century.  Geoscience Information Society, Digital Database Forum.  Toronto Convention Centre, Oct 25, 1998.

40. Dalby, A.P.; Kumar, A., Moore, J.M, and Patterson, R.T., GSA (Oct., 1998) Assessment Of Arcellaceans (Thecamoebians) As Limnological Indicators  In Tropical Lake Sentani, Irian Jaya, Indonesia, Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, October 25-29, 1998.

39. Patterson, R.T., Dalby, A.P., Hutchinson, I., Guilbault, J.-P., and Clague, J.J. (September, 1998) Vertical Zonation Of Diatom, Foraminifera, And Macrophyte Assemblages In A Coastal British Columbia, Canada Marsh:  Implications For Greater Paleo-Sea Level Resolution.  UNESCO-IUGS IGCP 367, INQUA Shorelines Commission, INQUA Neotectonics Commission joint meeting on Rapid Coastal Changes in the Late Quaternary:  Processes, causes, modelling, impacts on coastal zones, Corinth and Samos, Greece, 10-19 September 1998, p. 45.

38. Reinhardt, E.G., Stanley, D., and Patterson, R.T. Strontium Isotopic-Paleontological Method as a High Resolution Paleosalinity tool for Nile Delta Lagoons.  World Deltas Symposium, New Orleans, Lousiana, USA, August 23-29, 1998.

37. Boudreau, R.E.A., Patterson, R.T.,  Dalby, A.P.,  and McKillop, W.B. (Oct. 1998) Mid Continent Non-Marine Occurrence of Live Cribroelphidium gunteri, a Marine Foraminifera, Abundant in Lake Winnipegosis, Manitoba. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, October 25-29, 1998.

36. Kumar, A., Patterson, R. T. (May, 1998) Allochthonous Foraminifera as Evidence of Subaqueous Debris Flows from ODP Site 1033 B (Leg 169 S), Saanich Inlet, British Columbia  GAC/MAC Annual Meeting, Quebec City, v. 23, (abstract #525)

35. Dalby, A.P., Bagi, H., Boudreau, R.E.A., Henderson, L.A., Kumar, A., Anderson, T.W, and Patterson, R.T. 1998. Arcellaceans (Thecamoebians) as Paleolimnological Proxies; Latest Pleistocene-Recent Record from Swan Lake, North of Toronto, Ontario. GAC/MAC Annual Meeting, Quebec City, v. 23. May

1997

34. Patterson, R.T., Kumar, A., and Dumaresq, C, (October, 1997). Arcellaceans: shelled microinvertebrates as cost-effective tools for monitoring current and historical environmental trends. 24th Annual Aquatic Toxicity Workshop, Niagara Falls, Ontario, October 19-22, 1997.

33. Reinhardt, E.G., Patterson, R.T. and Scott, D.B. (Dec. 1997) Unraveling the History of an Ancient Harbor from Southern Oman; Sedimentological and Micropaleontological Evidence. Neotectonics, Coastal Archaeology and Sea-Level Variations, American Geophysical Union 1997 Fall Meeting. San Francisco, CA, USA.

32. Reinhardt, E.G., and Patterson, R.T.,  (Invited paper, June, 1997) Sedimentological Analysis and Stratigraphic Interpretation of the Ancient Outer Harbor at Caesarea.  The 9th Symposium on the Continental Margins of Israel.  Israel National Oceanographic Institute, Haifa, Israel.

31. Reinhardt, E.G., Patterson, R.T., and Scott, D.B. (Invited Plenary Lecture June, 1997)  Foraminifera as a Paleoenvironmental Proxy in Marine Archaeology. The First International Conference “Application of Micropaleontology in Environmental Sciences”. Porter Super-Center for Ecological and Environmental Studies and the Institute for Nature Conservation Research, Tel Aviv University. Tel Aviv, Israel June 15-20, 1997.

30. Patterson, R.T. (May, 1997) Significance of marsh foraminiferal infaunal habitat and taphonomic processes for high-resolution sea-level studies. 1997 GAC/MAC Annual Meeting, Ottawa, v. 22, p. A-113.

29. Reinhardt, E.G., Patterson, R.T., Blenkinsop, J., Raban, A. (May, 1997) A combined micropaleontological/strontium isotopic methodology as a paleosalinity indicator: evidence from King Herod the Great’s Harbor, Caesarea Maritima, Israel. 1997 GAC/MAC Annual Meeting, Ottawa, v. 22, p. A-124.

28. Kumar, A., Patterson, R.T. (May, 1997) Arcellaceans (Thecamoebians) as proxies of lake bottom acidity: an example from James Lake, Northeastern Ontario. 1997 GAC/MAC Annual Meeting, Ottawa, v. 22, p. A-150.

27. Dalby, A.P., Patterson, R.T., Haggart, J.W. (May, 1997) Cretaceous foraminifera from the Queen Charlotte Islands, British columbia, Canada. 1997 GAC/MAC Annual Meeting, Ottawa, v. 22, p. A-34.

1996

26. Patterson, R.T., Guilbault, J.-P., and Clague, J.J. (November, 1996). Marsh foraminiferal infaunal habitat and taphonomic processes: significance for high-resolution sea-level studies.  IGCP 367 – Late Quaternary Evidence of Rapid Sea-Level Change Annual Meeting, Sydney Australia.

25. Reinhardt, E.G., Patterson, R.T., (Nov. 1996) Neotectonic Subsidence of Herod the Great’s Harbour: the Last Paroxysm.  IGCP Project 367 – Late Quaternary Coastal Records of Rapid Change: Application to Present and Future Conditions. III Annual Meeting Sydney, Australia.

1995

24. Patterson, R.T., Ozarko, D., and Clague, J.J. (Invited paper, Oct.,1995). Implications of marsh foraminiferal infaunal habit and taphonomic processes for sea-level studies. Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, v. 27, no. 6, p. A28.
Reinhardt, E.G., Patterson, R.T., Easton, N.A., (Aug. 1995) Late Holocene Sea Level Change and Amerindian Site Distribution at Montague Harbour, British Columbia; Foraminiferal and Sedimentological Evidence.  Linkages to Late Quaternary Sea Level and Geoarchaeology, The 1st SEPM Congress on Sedimentary Geology “Linked Earth Systems” St. Pete Beach FL.

23. Patterson, R.T. and Fowler, A.D., (Invited Paper, August,1995). Evidence of determinism in planktic foraminiferal evolution: implications for interconnectedness of paleoecosystems. Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists Annual Meeting, Linkages to Late Quaternary Sea Level and Geoarchaeology, The 1st SEPM Congress on Sedimentary Geology “Linked Earth Systems” St. Pete Beach FL.

22. Cavazza, W., Patterson, R.T., Reinhardt, E.G., and Blenkinsop, J., (April,1995). Paleoclimatic-Paleoceanographic Changes And The Strontium Isotopic Record. European Union of Geosciences, Strasbourg, France, April 1995.

21. Patterson, R.T., (February,1995). Use of marsh foraminifera to recognize coseismic sea level changes on Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island, British Columbia. Cordilleran Workshop, February 10-12, 1995 Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University.
Patterson, R.T., Blenkinsop, J., Reinhardt, E.G., and Cavazza, W.,  (Invited paper, March, 1995). Integrated Micropaleontological/Geochemical (87Sr/86Sr) Approach to Obtaining Refined Age Control in Fossil Poor sedimentary Sequences: The Oligocene-to-Pleistocene Calabria-Peloritani Arc, southern Italy as a case study. American Association of Petroleum Geologists Annual Meeting, Houston Texas, March 508, 1995, v. 4, p. 74-75

1994

20. Patterson, R.T., Ozarko, D.L., Guilbault, J.-P., and Clague, J.J., (Invited paper, Oct.,1994). Distribution and preservation potential of marsh foraminiferal biofacies from the lower mainland and Vancouver Island, British Columbia. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington, October 24-27, v. 26, no. 7, p. 530.

19. Blenkinsop, J., Cavazza, W., Patterson, R.T., and Reinhardt, E.D., (June,1994). Observed 87Sr/86Sr Isotopic variation in pelagic mudrocks of Pliocene age are the results of orbitally forced periodic variation in continental runoff. Eighth International Conference on Geochronology (ICOG), June 1994, Berkeley, CA.

18. Blais, A. and Patterson, R.T. (October,1994). Foraminiferal biofacies of Saanich Inlet, Vancouver Island, British Columbia: valuable environmental indicators. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington, October 24-27, v. 26, no. 7, p. A 345.
Burbidge, S.M. and Patterson, R.T. (October,1994). Holocene Arcellacea (Thecamoebians) as paleolimnological indicators in several small lakes from southwestern New Brunswick. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington, October 24-27, v. 26, no. 7, p. A 344.

17. Scott, D.B., Collins, E.S., Duggan, J., Jennings, A., Patterson, R.T., Asioli, A., and Nelson, A.R. (October,1994). Modern Pacific coast marsh foraminiferal zonations: comparison with Atlantic coast associations. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington, October 24-27, v. 26, no. 7, p. 531.

16. Reinhardt, E.G., Patterson, R.T., Schröder-Adams, C. J. (Oct. 1994) The Paleoecology of Benthic Foraminifera and Marine Archaeology: A Case Study from the Ancient Harbor of Caesarea Maritima, Israel: Science and Archaeology: Towards an Interdisciplinary Approach to Studying the Past. Harvard University, Boston, MA. October 14-16, 1994.

1993

15. Reinhardt, E.G., Patterson, R.T., and Schröder-Adams, C.J., (Dec. 1993) Sedimentological History of the Ancient Harbor Site of Caesarea Maritima, Israel using Benthic Foraminifera as an Archaeological Indicator. Archaeological Institute of America Annual Meeting. Washington D.C.

14. Reinhardt, E.D., Patterson, R.T., Schroeder-Adams, C.J., and Buyce, M. R., (Oct. 1993) Geoarchaeology of the ancient harbor site of Caesarea Maritima, Israel: evidence of its creation and destruction from sedimentology and micropaleontology. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Boston, October, 1993. (Selected as a press release for the conference, only 5% are chosen from all the papers submitted).

13. Patterson, R. T., Cavazza, W., and Blenkinsop, J., (April,1993). Planktic foraminiferal biostratigraphy and 87Sr/86Sr Isotopic stratigraphy of the Oligocene-to-Quaternary sedimentary sequence in the southern Calabrian-Peloritani Arc, southern Italy. 14th Regional Meeting of the International Association of Sedimentologists, Marrakesh, Morocco, April, 1993, Abstract Volume, p. 258.

1992

12. Mathewes, R.W., Heusser, L.E., and Patterson, R.T., (September,1992). Paleoecological evidence for a Younger Dryas event in western Canada. Symposium of the “Global Younger Dryas” at the 8th International Palynological Congress in Aix-en-Provence, France, September, 1992.

11. Mathewes, R.W., Heusser, L., and Patterson, R.T.,  (May,1992) “Paleoecological Evidence for a Younger Dryas Event in Western Canada”. Mineralogical Association of Canada Joint Annual Meeting, Wolfville, N.S. May 16-18, 1992.

1991

10. Patterson, R.T., Mathewes, R.W., and Heusser, L.E., (October, 1991). Foraminiferal and pollen evidence of late Quaternary cooling on the British Columbia coast – a possible Younger Dryas Event. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, San Diego, October 20-24, 1991. (Selected as a press release for the conference, only 5% are chosen from all the papers).

9. Clark, F.E. and Patterson, R.T., (October,1991)  Distribution of Holocene benthic foraminifera and associated water masses, tropical southwest Pacific Ocean. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, San Diego, October 20-24, 1991.

1990

8. Patterson, R.T., 1990. (October, 1990) Later Quaternary distribution and paleoecological importance of benthic foraminiferal biofacies from Queen Charlotte Sound and Southern Hecate Strait, British Columbia. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Dallas, October 29-November 1, 1990.

7. Burbidge, S.M. and Patterson, R.T., (November, 1990) Foraminiferal assemblages of the Late Pleistocene Lake Champlain sediments of Ottawa, Canada. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Dallas, October 29 – November 1, 1990.

6. Patterson, R.T. and Cameron, B.E.B., ( May,1990). Depositional environment of two Late Quaternary cores bearing foraminifera and ostracodes from the Fraser Delta, British Columbia. Geological Association of Canada – Mineralogical Association of Canada Joint Annual Meeting, Vancouver, May 16-18, 1990.

5. Patterson, R.T., (May,1990). Paleoecological Significance of foraminifera biofacies from Recent tidal flats and fringing marshes of the Fraser River Delta, British Columbia. Geological Association of Canada – Mineralogical Association of Canada Joint Annual Meeting, Vancouver, May 16-18, 1990.

1989

4. Patterson, R.T. (September, 1989) Paleoenvironmental significance of intertidal benthic foraminiferal biofacies from the Fraser River Delta, British Columbia, Canada: International Advanced Course on Paleoecology, Biostratigraphy, Paleoceanography, and Taxonomy of Agglutinated Foraminifera: NATO Advanced Study Institutes Programme, Tübingen, West Germany, 17-28 September, 1989.

3. Yeh, C.C., Patterson, R.T., and Osborne, R.H., (May, 1989) Fourier shape analysis of the planktonic foraminifer Neogloboquadrina pachyderma (Ehrenberg) from the Santa Barbara Formation, California: Geological Society of America Cordilleran and Rocky Mountain Sections Annual Meeting, May 8-10, Spokane, Washington: Contribution #20301.

1985

2. Patterson, R.T. (February, 1985) Foraminifera from two cores collected in Barataria Basin, Louisiana. University of California Paleontology Conference, Bodega Marine Laboratory, Bodega Bay, California, February, 23-24, 1985, p. A6

1. Patterson, R.T. and Pettis, R.H. (February, 1985) A Taxonomic Revision of the Unilocular Foraminifera. University of California Paleontology Conference, Bodega Marine Laboratory, Bodega Bay, California, February, 23-24, 1985, p. A6.