Dr Steven Moreton

  • Postdoctoral Research Associate (Scottish Universities Environmental Research Centre)

telephone: 01355260037
email: Steven.Moreton@glasgow.ac.uk

Research interests

Marine sediments.

High latitude palaeoenvironments.

Tephrochronology.

Marine reservoir corrections.

Low temperature combustion for 14C.


Publications

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Number of items: 32.

2017

Rydval, M., Loader, N. J., Gunnarson, B. E., Druckenbrod, D. L., Linderholm, H. W., Moreton, S. G. , Wood, C. V. and Wilson, R. (2017) Reconstructing 800 years of summer temperatures in Scotland from tree rings. Climate Dynamics, 49(9-10), pp. 2951-2974. (doi:10.1007/s00382-016-3478-8)

Arosio, R., Crocket, K. C., Nowell, G. M., Callard, S. L., Howe, J. A., Benetti, S., Fabel, D. , Moreton, S. and Clark, C. D. (2017) Weathering fluxes and sediment provenance on the SW Scottish shelf during the last deglaciation. Marine Geology, (doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2017.08.017) (In Press)

Roberts, S. J. et al. (2017) Past penguin colony responses to explosive volcanism on the Antarctic Peninsula. Nature Communications, 8, 14914. (doi:10.1038/ncomms14914) (PMID:28398353) (PMCID:PMC5394244)

Small, D., Clark, C. D., Chiverrell, R. C., Smedley, R. K., Bateman, M. D., Duller, G. A.T., Ely, J. C., Fabel, D. , Medialdea, A. and Moreton, S. G. (2017) Devising quality assurance procedures for assessment of legacy geochronological data relating to deglaciation of the last British-Irish Ice Sheet. Earth Science Reviews, 164, pp. 232-250. (doi:10.1016/j.earscirev.2016.11.007)

2016

Peters, J. L., Benetti, S., Dunlop, P., Ó Cofaigh, C., Moreton, S. C. , Wheeler, A. J. and Clark, C. D. (2016) Sedimentology and chronology of the advance and retreat of the last British-Irish ice sheet on the continental shelf west of Ireland. Quaternary Science Reviews, 140, pp. 101-124. (doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2016.03.012)

Douarin, M., Elliot, M., Noble, S. R., Moreton, S. G. , Long, D., Sinclair, D., Henry, L.-A. and Roberts, J. M. (2016) North Atlantic ecosystem sensitivity to Holocene shifts in Meridional overturning circulation. Geophysical Research Letters, 43(1), pp. 291-298. (doi:10.1002/2015GL065999)

2015

Lane, T. P., Roberts, D. H., Ó Cofaigh, C., Vieli, A. and Moreton, S. G. (2015) The glacial history of the southern Svartenhuk Halvø, West Greenland. Arktos, 1, 19. (doi:10.1007/s41063-015-0017-5)

Watt, S.F.L. et al. (2015) New insights into landslide processes around volcanic islands from remotely operated vehicle (ROV) observations offshore Montserrat. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 16(7), pp. 2240-2261. (doi:10.1002/2015GC005781)

Strother, S. L., Salzmann, U., Roberts, S.J., Hodgson, D. A., Woodward, J., Van Nieuwenhuyze, W., Verleyen, E., Vyverman, W. and Moreton, S.G. (2015) Changes in Holocene climate and the intensity of Southern Hemisphere Westerly winds based on a high-resolution palynological record from sub-Antarctic South Georgia. Holocene, 25(2), pp. 263-279. (doi:10.1177/0959683614557576)

2014

Smith, J. A., Hillenbrand, C.-D., Kuhn, G., Klages, J. P., Graham, A. G.C., Larter, R. D., Ehrmann, W., Moreton, S. G. , Wiers, S. and Frederichs, T. (2014) New constraints on the timing of West Antarctic ice sheet retreat in the eastern Amundsen Sea since the last glacial maximum. Global and Planetary Change, 122, pp. 224-237. (doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2014.07.015)

2013

Douarin, M., Elliot, M., Noble, S. R., Sinclair, D., Henry, L.-A., Long, D., Moreton, S. G. and Murray Roberts, J. M. (2013) Growth of north-east Atlantic cold-water coral reefs and mounds during the Holocene: a high resolution U-series and 14C chronology. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 375, pp. 176-187. (doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2013.05.023)

Cassidy, M., Trofimovs, J., Palmer, M.R., Talling, P.J., Watt, S.F.L., Moreton, S.G. and Taylor, R.N. (2013) Timing and emplacement dynamics of newly recognised mass flow deposits at ~8–12ka offshore Soufrière Hills volcano, Montserrat: How submarine stratigraphy can complement subaerial eruption histories. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 253, pp. 1-14. (doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2012.12.002)

Trofimovs, J. et al. (2013) Timing, origin and emplacement dynamics of mass flows offshore of SE Montserrat in the last 110 ka: implications for landslide and tsunami hazards, eruption history, and volcanic island evolution. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 14(2), pp. 385-406. (doi:10.1002/ggge.20052)

Hillenbrand, C.-D. et al. (2013) Grounding-line retreat of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet from inner Pine Island Bay. Geology, 41(1), pp. 35-38. (doi:10.1130/G33469.1)

2012

Smith, D.M., Zalasiewicz, J.A., Williams, M., Wilkinson, I.P., Scarborough, J.J., Knight, M., Sayer, C., Redding, M. and Moreton, S.G. (2012) The anatomy of a Fenland roddon: sedimentation and environmental change in a lowland Holocene tidal creek environment. Proceedings of the Yorkshire Geological Society, 59(2), pp. 145-159. (doi:10.1144/pygs2012-327)

Limmer, D. R., Köhler, C. M., Hillier, S., Moreton, S. G. , Tabrez, A. R. and Clift, P. D. (2012) Chemical weathering and provenance evolution of Holocene–Recent sediments from the Western Indus Shelf, Northern Arabian Sea inferred from physical and mineralogical properties. Marine Geology, 326-32, pp. 101-115. (doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2012.07.009)

Sterken, M., Roberts, S.J., Hodgson, D.A., Vyverman, W., Balbo, A.L., Sabbe, K., Moreton, S. and Verleyen, E. (2012) Holocene glacial and climate history of Prince Gustav Channel, northeastern Antartic Peninsula. Quaternary Science Reviews, 31, pp. 93-111. (doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2011.10.017)

2011

Roberts, S.J., Hodgson, D.A., Sterken, M., Whitehouse, P.L., Verleyen, E., Vyverman, W., Sabbe, K., Balbo, A., Bentley, M.J. and Moreton, S. (2011) Geological constraints on glacio-isostatic adjustment models of relative sea-level change during deglaciation of Prince Gustav Channel, Antarctic Peninsula. Quaternary Science Reviews, 30(25-26), pp. 3603-3617. (doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2011.09.009)

Watcham, E. et al. (2011) A new Holocene relative sea level curve for the South Shetland Islands, Antarctica. Quaternary Science Reviews, 30(21-22), pp. 3152-3170. (doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2011.07.021)

Kilfeather, A.A., Cofaigh, C.O., Lloyd, J.M., Dowdeswell, J.A., Xu, S. and Moreton, S.G. (2011) Ice-stream retreat and ice-shelf history in Marguerite Trough, Antarctic Peninsula: sedimentological and foraminiferal signatures. Geological Society of America Bulletin, 123(5-6), pp. 997-1015. (doi:10.1130/B30282.1)

Smith, J.A., Hillenbrand, C.D., Kuhn, G., Larter, R.D., Graham, A.G.C., Erhmann, W., Moreton, S. and Forwick, M. (2011) Deglacial history of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet in the western Amundsen Sea Embayment. Quaternary Science Reviews, 30(5-6), pp. 488-505. (doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2010.11.020)

2010

Trofimovs, J. et al. (2010) Evidence for carbonate platform failure during rapid sea-level rise; ca 14000 year old bioclastic flow deposits in the Lesser Antilles. Sedimentology, 57(3), pp. 735-759. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-3091.2009.01117.x)

Hillenbrand, C.-D., Smith, J.A., Kuhn, G., Esper, O., Gersonde, R., Larter, R.D., Maher, B., Moreton, S.G. , Shimmield, T.M. and Korte, M. (2010) Age assignment of a diatomaceous ooze deposited in the western Amundsen Sea Embayment after the Last Glacial Maximum. Journal of Quaternary Science, 25(3), pp. 280-295. (doi:10.1002/jqs.1308)

2009

Smith, C.L., Fairchild, I.J., Spötl, C., Frisia, S., Borsato, A., Moreton, S.G. and Wynn, P.M. (2009) Chronology building using objective identification of annual signals in trace element profiles of stalagmites. Quaternary Geochronology, 4(1), pp. 11-21. (doi:10.1016/j.quageo.2008.06.005)

2008

Nelson, A.E., Smellie, J.L., Williams, M. and Moreton, S. (2008) Age, geographical distribution and taphonomy of an unusual occurrence of mummified crabeater seals on James Ross Island, Antarctic Peninsula. Antarctic Science, 20(5), pp. 485-493. (doi:10.1017/S095410200800134X)

Hillenbrand, C.D., Moreton, S.G. , Caburlotto, A., Pudsey, C.J., Lucchi, R.G., Smellie, J.L., Benetti, S., Grobe, H., Hunt, J.B. and Larter, R.D. (2008) Volcanic time-markers for marine isotopic stages 6 and 5 in southern ocean sediments and Antarctic ice cores: implications for tephra correlations between palaeoclimatic records. Quaternary Science Reviews, 27(5-6), pp. 518-540. (doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2007.11.009)

2005

Ivanochko, T.S., Ganeshram, R.S., Brummer, G.-J.A., Ganssen, G., Jung, S.J.A., Moreton, S.G. and Kroon, D. (2005) Variations in tropical convection as an amplifier of global climate change at the millennial scale. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 235(1-2), pp. 302-314. (doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2005.04.002)

2004

Moreton, S.G. , Rosqvist, G.C., Davies, S.J. and Bentley, M.J. (2004) Radiocarbon reservoir ages from freshwater lakes, south Georgia, sub-Antarctic: Modern analogues from particulate organic matter and surface sediments. Radiocarbon, 46(2), pp. 621-626.

2003

Howe, J.A., Moreton, S.G. , Morri, C. and Morris, P. (2003) Multibeam bathymetry and the depositional environments of Kongsfjorden and Krossjorden, western Spitzbergen, Svalbard. Polar Research, 22(2), pp. 301-316.

2001

Pike, J., Bernhard, J. M., Moreton, S. G. and Butler, I. B. (2001) Microbioirrigation of marine sediments in dysoxic environments: Implications for early sediment fabric formation and diagenetic processes. Geology, 29(10), p. 923.

Pike, J., Moreton, S.G. and Allen, C.S. (2001) Data Report: Microfabric Analysis of Postglacial Sediments from Palmer Deep, Western Antarctic Peninsula. Ocean Drilling Program, Proceedings, Scientific Results, 178, pp. 1-17. (doi:10.2973/odp.proc.sr.178.226.2001)

1998

Moreton, S.G. and Smellie, J.L. (1998) Identification and correlation of distal tephra layers in deep-sea sediment cores, Scotia Sea, Antarctica. Annals of Geology, 27, pp. 285-289.

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Articles

Rydval, M., Loader, N. J., Gunnarson, B. E., Druckenbrod, D. L., Linderholm, H. W., Moreton, S. G. , Wood, C. V. and Wilson, R. (2017) Reconstructing 800 years of summer temperatures in Scotland from tree rings. Climate Dynamics, 49(9-10), pp. 2951-2974. (doi:10.1007/s00382-016-3478-8)

Arosio, R., Crocket, K. C., Nowell, G. M., Callard, S. L., Howe, J. A., Benetti, S., Fabel, D. , Moreton, S. and Clark, C. D. (2017) Weathering fluxes and sediment provenance on the SW Scottish shelf during the last deglaciation. Marine Geology, (doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2017.08.017) (In Press)

Roberts, S. J. et al. (2017) Past penguin colony responses to explosive volcanism on the Antarctic Peninsula. Nature Communications, 8, 14914. (doi:10.1038/ncomms14914) (PMID:28398353) (PMCID:PMC5394244)

Small, D., Clark, C. D., Chiverrell, R. C., Smedley, R. K., Bateman, M. D., Duller, G. A.T., Ely, J. C., Fabel, D. , Medialdea, A. and Moreton, S. G. (2017) Devising quality assurance procedures for assessment of legacy geochronological data relating to deglaciation of the last British-Irish Ice Sheet. Earth Science Reviews, 164, pp. 232-250. (doi:10.1016/j.earscirev.2016.11.007)

Peters, J. L., Benetti, S., Dunlop, P., Ó Cofaigh, C., Moreton, S. C. , Wheeler, A. J. and Clark, C. D. (2016) Sedimentology and chronology of the advance and retreat of the last British-Irish ice sheet on the continental shelf west of Ireland. Quaternary Science Reviews, 140, pp. 101-124. (doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2016.03.012)

Douarin, M., Elliot, M., Noble, S. R., Moreton, S. G. , Long, D., Sinclair, D., Henry, L.-A. and Roberts, J. M. (2016) North Atlantic ecosystem sensitivity to Holocene shifts in Meridional overturning circulation. Geophysical Research Letters, 43(1), pp. 291-298. (doi:10.1002/2015GL065999)

Lane, T. P., Roberts, D. H., Ó Cofaigh, C., Vieli, A. and Moreton, S. G. (2015) The glacial history of the southern Svartenhuk Halvø, West Greenland. Arktos, 1, 19. (doi:10.1007/s41063-015-0017-5)

Watt, S.F.L. et al. (2015) New insights into landslide processes around volcanic islands from remotely operated vehicle (ROV) observations offshore Montserrat. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 16(7), pp. 2240-2261. (doi:10.1002/2015GC005781)

Strother, S. L., Salzmann, U., Roberts, S.J., Hodgson, D. A., Woodward, J., Van Nieuwenhuyze, W., Verleyen, E., Vyverman, W. and Moreton, S.G. (2015) Changes in Holocene climate and the intensity of Southern Hemisphere Westerly winds based on a high-resolution palynological record from sub-Antarctic South Georgia. Holocene, 25(2), pp. 263-279. (doi:10.1177/0959683614557576)

Smith, J. A., Hillenbrand, C.-D., Kuhn, G., Klages, J. P., Graham, A. G.C., Larter, R. D., Ehrmann, W., Moreton, S. G. , Wiers, S. and Frederichs, T. (2014) New constraints on the timing of West Antarctic ice sheet retreat in the eastern Amundsen Sea since the last glacial maximum. Global and Planetary Change, 122, pp. 224-237. (doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2014.07.015)

Douarin, M., Elliot, M., Noble, S. R., Sinclair, D., Henry, L.-A., Long, D., Moreton, S. G. and Murray Roberts, J. M. (2013) Growth of north-east Atlantic cold-water coral reefs and mounds during the Holocene: a high resolution U-series and 14C chronology. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 375, pp. 176-187. (doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2013.05.023)

Cassidy, M., Trofimovs, J., Palmer, M.R., Talling, P.J., Watt, S.F.L., Moreton, S.G. and Taylor, R.N. (2013) Timing and emplacement dynamics of newly recognised mass flow deposits at ~8–12ka offshore Soufrière Hills volcano, Montserrat: How submarine stratigraphy can complement subaerial eruption histories. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 253, pp. 1-14. (doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2012.12.002)

Trofimovs, J. et al. (2013) Timing, origin and emplacement dynamics of mass flows offshore of SE Montserrat in the last 110 ka: implications for landslide and tsunami hazards, eruption history, and volcanic island evolution. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 14(2), pp. 385-406. (doi:10.1002/ggge.20052)

Hillenbrand, C.-D. et al. (2013) Grounding-line retreat of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet from inner Pine Island Bay. Geology, 41(1), pp. 35-38. (doi:10.1130/G33469.1)

Smith, D.M., Zalasiewicz, J.A., Williams, M., Wilkinson, I.P., Scarborough, J.J., Knight, M., Sayer, C., Redding, M. and Moreton, S.G. (2012) The anatomy of a Fenland roddon: sedimentation and environmental change in a lowland Holocene tidal creek environment. Proceedings of the Yorkshire Geological Society, 59(2), pp. 145-159. (doi:10.1144/pygs2012-327)

Limmer, D. R., Köhler, C. M., Hillier, S., Moreton, S. G. , Tabrez, A. R. and Clift, P. D. (2012) Chemical weathering and provenance evolution of Holocene–Recent sediments from the Western Indus Shelf, Northern Arabian Sea inferred from physical and mineralogical properties. Marine Geology, 326-32, pp. 101-115. (doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2012.07.009)

Sterken, M., Roberts, S.J., Hodgson, D.A., Vyverman, W., Balbo, A.L., Sabbe, K., Moreton, S. and Verleyen, E. (2012) Holocene glacial and climate history of Prince Gustav Channel, northeastern Antartic Peninsula. Quaternary Science Reviews, 31, pp. 93-111. (doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2011.10.017)

Roberts, S.J., Hodgson, D.A., Sterken, M., Whitehouse, P.L., Verleyen, E., Vyverman, W., Sabbe, K., Balbo, A., Bentley, M.J. and Moreton, S. (2011) Geological constraints on glacio-isostatic adjustment models of relative sea-level change during deglaciation of Prince Gustav Channel, Antarctic Peninsula. Quaternary Science Reviews, 30(25-26), pp. 3603-3617. (doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2011.09.009)

Watcham, E. et al. (2011) A new Holocene relative sea level curve for the South Shetland Islands, Antarctica. Quaternary Science Reviews, 30(21-22), pp. 3152-3170. (doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2011.07.021)

Kilfeather, A.A., Cofaigh, C.O., Lloyd, J.M., Dowdeswell, J.A., Xu, S. and Moreton, S.G. (2011) Ice-stream retreat and ice-shelf history in Marguerite Trough, Antarctic Peninsula: sedimentological and foraminiferal signatures. Geological Society of America Bulletin, 123(5-6), pp. 997-1015. (doi:10.1130/B30282.1)

Smith, J.A., Hillenbrand, C.D., Kuhn, G., Larter, R.D., Graham, A.G.C., Erhmann, W., Moreton, S. and Forwick, M. (2011) Deglacial history of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet in the western Amundsen Sea Embayment. Quaternary Science Reviews, 30(5-6), pp. 488-505. (doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2010.11.020)

Trofimovs, J. et al. (2010) Evidence for carbonate platform failure during rapid sea-level rise; ca 14000 year old bioclastic flow deposits in the Lesser Antilles. Sedimentology, 57(3), pp. 735-759. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-3091.2009.01117.x)

Hillenbrand, C.-D., Smith, J.A., Kuhn, G., Esper, O., Gersonde, R., Larter, R.D., Maher, B., Moreton, S.G. , Shimmield, T.M. and Korte, M. (2010) Age assignment of a diatomaceous ooze deposited in the western Amundsen Sea Embayment after the Last Glacial Maximum. Journal of Quaternary Science, 25(3), pp. 280-295. (doi:10.1002/jqs.1308)

Smith, C.L., Fairchild, I.J., Spötl, C., Frisia, S., Borsato, A., Moreton, S.G. and Wynn, P.M. (2009) Chronology building using objective identification of annual signals in trace element profiles of stalagmites. Quaternary Geochronology, 4(1), pp. 11-21. (doi:10.1016/j.quageo.2008.06.005)

Nelson, A.E., Smellie, J.L., Williams, M. and Moreton, S. (2008) Age, geographical distribution and taphonomy of an unusual occurrence of mummified crabeater seals on James Ross Island, Antarctic Peninsula. Antarctic Science, 20(5), pp. 485-493. (doi:10.1017/S095410200800134X)

Hillenbrand, C.D., Moreton, S.G. , Caburlotto, A., Pudsey, C.J., Lucchi, R.G., Smellie, J.L., Benetti, S., Grobe, H., Hunt, J.B. and Larter, R.D. (2008) Volcanic time-markers for marine isotopic stages 6 and 5 in southern ocean sediments and Antarctic ice cores: implications for tephra correlations between palaeoclimatic records. Quaternary Science Reviews, 27(5-6), pp. 518-540. (doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2007.11.009)

Ivanochko, T.S., Ganeshram, R.S., Brummer, G.-J.A., Ganssen, G., Jung, S.J.A., Moreton, S.G. and Kroon, D. (2005) Variations in tropical convection as an amplifier of global climate change at the millennial scale. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 235(1-2), pp. 302-314. (doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2005.04.002)

Moreton, S.G. , Rosqvist, G.C., Davies, S.J. and Bentley, M.J. (2004) Radiocarbon reservoir ages from freshwater lakes, south Georgia, sub-Antarctic: Modern analogues from particulate organic matter and surface sediments. Radiocarbon, 46(2), pp. 621-626.

Howe, J.A., Moreton, S.G. , Morri, C. and Morris, P. (2003) Multibeam bathymetry and the depositional environments of Kongsfjorden and Krossjorden, western Spitzbergen, Svalbard. Polar Research, 22(2), pp. 301-316.

Pike, J., Bernhard, J. M., Moreton, S. G. and Butler, I. B. (2001) Microbioirrigation of marine sediments in dysoxic environments: Implications for early sediment fabric formation and diagenetic processes. Geology, 29(10), p. 923.

Pike, J., Moreton, S.G. and Allen, C.S. (2001) Data Report: Microfabric Analysis of Postglacial Sediments from Palmer Deep, Western Antarctic Peninsula. Ocean Drilling Program, Proceedings, Scientific Results, 178, pp. 1-17. (doi:10.2973/odp.proc.sr.178.226.2001)

Moreton, S.G. and Smellie, J.L. (1998) Identification and correlation of distal tephra layers in deep-sea sediment cores, Scotia Sea, Antarctica. Annals of Geology, 27, pp. 285-289.

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