Edited Volumes

Beaudoin, A. B., and M. J. Head (editors) (2004)
The Palynology and Micropalaeontology of Boundaries. GSL Special Publications, SP230, Geological Society London, 368 pages. DOI: 10.1144/GSL.SP.2004.230.01.01 (See details of included papers)
Head, M. J., and A. B. Beaudoin (editors) (2002)
New Frontiers and Applications in Palynology and Micropaleontology: A Canadian Perspective. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 180(1-3):1-251. (See details of included papers)


Beaudoin, A. B. (2011)
On the Development, Maintenance, and Use of a Modern Pollen Reference Collection. Collection Forum 25(1-2): 62-79.
Beaudoin, A. B. (2009)
Small Wonder: using SEM images to exhibit the "small stuff". Curator: The Museum Journal 52(3): 261-272. DOI: 10.1111/j.2151-6952.2009.tb00350.x
Beaudoin, A. B. (2007)
On the Laboratory Procedure for Processing Unconsolidated Sediment Samples to Concentrate Subfossil Seed and Other Plant Macroremains. Journal of Paleolimnology 37: 301-308. DOI: 10.1007/s10933-006-9031-8
Beaudoin, A. B. (2006)
On the Development, Care, and Maintenance of Collections of Reference and Subfossil Seed and Plant Macroremains. Collection Forum 20(1-2):55-66.
Beaudoin, A. (2003)
A Comparison of Two Methods for Estimating the Organic Content of Sediments. Journal of Paleolimnology 29(3): 387-390. DOI: 10.1023/A:1023972116573
Beaudoin, A. B. (2002)
On the Identification and Characterization of Drought and Aridity in Postglacial Paleoenvironmental Records from the Northern Great Plains. Géographie physique et Quaternaire 56(2-3):229-246. E-SCAPE Contribution 3. Note: Published in 2004. DOI: 10.7202/009108ar
Beaudoin, A. B. (1999)
What They Saw: The Climatic and Environmental Context for EuroCanadian Settlement in Alberta. Prairie Forum 24(1): 1-40.
Beaudoin, A. B. (1993)
A Compendium and Evaluation of Postglacial Pollen Records in Alberta. Canadian Journal of Archaeology 17:92-112.
Beaudoin, A. B. (1989)
The Response of the Treeline Zone to Climatic Change in the Canadian Rocky Mountains. The Canadian Geographer 33: 83-85.
Beaudoin, A. B. (1986)
Using Picea/Pinus Ratios from the Wilcox Pass Core, Jasper National Park, Alberta, to Investigate Holocene Timberline Fluctuations. Géographie physique et Quaternaire 40: 145-152. 10.7202/032634ar
Beaudoin, A. B., and Y. Beaudoin (2012)
Urban White-tailed Jackrabbits (Lepus townsendii) Eat Spike Plants (Cordyline australis) in Winter. The Canadian Field-Naturalist 126(2): 157-159. DOI: 10.22621/cfn.v126i2.1333 Download a copy.
Beaudoin, A. B., and R. H. King (1994)
Holocene Palaeoenvironmental Record Preserved in a Paraglacial Alluvial Fan, Sunwapta Pass, Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada. Catena 22: 227-248. DOI: 10.1016/0341-8162(94)90004-3
Beaudoin, A. B., and R. H. King (1990)
Late Quaternary Vegetation History of Wilcox Pass, Jasper National Park, Alberta. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 80: 129-144. DOI: 10.1016/0031-0182(90)90125-Q
Beaudoin, A. B., and R. H. King (1986)
Using Discriminant Function Analysis to Identify Holocene Tephras Based on Magnetite Composition: A Case Study from the Sunwapta Pass Area, Jasper National Park. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 23: 804-812. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/e86-082
Beaudoin, A. B., and G. A. Oetelaar (2003)
The Changing Ecophysical Landscape of Southern Alberta During the Late Pleistocene and Early Holocene. Plains Anthropologist, Vol. 48, Number 187, pp. 187-207. E-SCAPE Contribution 2. DOI: 10.1080/2052546.2003.11949259
Beaudoin, A. B., and J. Petrik (2007)
The Benefits of a Photograph and Image Cataloguing Database for Research and Archival Purposes, Illustrated by an Example from Canadian Archaeology. Collections: A Journal for Museum and Archives Professionals 3(3): 211-222. E-SCAPE Contribution 6.
Beaudoin, A. B., and M. A. Reasoner (1992)
Evaluation of Differential Pollen Deposition and Pollen Focussing at Three Holocene Intervals in Lake O'Hara, Yoho National Park, British Columbia, Canada: Intra-Lake Variability in Pollen Percentages, Concentration and Influx. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 75: 103-131. DOI: 10.1016/0034-6667(92)90152-7
Beaudoin, A. B., M. Wright and B. Ronaghan (1996)
Late Quaternary Landscape History and Archaeology in the 'Ice-Free Corridor': Some Recent Results from Alberta. Quaternary International 32: 113-126. DOI: 10.1016/1040-6182(95)00058-5
Beaudoin, Y., and A. Bowyer-Beaudoin (1981)
SOILTD: A FORTRAN Subroutine to Plot Soil Textural Data on a Triangular Diagram Using an X-Y Plotter. Computers & Geosciences 7: 207-212. DOI: 10.1016/0098-3004(81)90031-5
Bolton, Matthew S., and Alwynne B. Beaudoin (2017)
Climate reconstructions based on postglacial macrofossil assemblages from four river systems in southwestern Alberta. Canadian Water Resources Journal 42(3): 289-305. DOI: 10.1080/07011784.2017.1325716
Bowyer-Beaudoin, A., and Y. Beaudoin (1983)
CALDOL: A FORTRAN Subroutine for Processing Chittick Apparatus Data from Carbonate Analysis. Computers & Geosciences 9: 463-469. DOI: 10.1016/0098-3004(83)90011-0
Dormaar, J. F., and A. B. Beaudoin (1991)
Application of Soil Chemistry to Interpret Cultural Events at the Calderwood Buffalo Jump (DkPj-27), Southern Alberta, Canada. Geoarchaeology 6: 85-98. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/gea.3340060104
Freeman, A. K. (compiler), with contributions from A. B. Beaudoin, J. S. Blakey, S. Hamilton, K. G. Havholm, D. A. Meyer, B. A. Nicholson, G. A. Oetelaar, E. C. Robertson, J. Rogers, G. L. Running IV and W. Wallace (2006)
Radiocarbon Age Estimates from the SCAPE Project 2000-2005 In: Plains Anthropologist Memoir Number 38: Changing Opportunities and Challenges: Human-Environmental Interaction in the Canadian Prairie Ecozone, Vol. 51, No. 199, pp. 451-483. DOI: 10.1179/pan.2006.035
Gaglioti, B. V., B. M. Barnes, G. D. Zazula, A. B. Beaudoin and M. J. Wooller (2011)
Late Pleistocene paleoecology of arctic ground squirrel (Urocitellus parryii) caches and nests from Interior Alaska's mammoth steppe ecosystem, USA. Quaternary Research 76(3): 373-382. DOI: 10.1016/j.yqres.2011.08.004
Head, M. J., and A. B. Beaudoin (2002)
Palynology and Micropaleontology in Canada - An Introduction. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 180(1-3): 1-4. DOI: 10.1016/S0031-0182(01)00420-5
Jass, C. N., and A. B. Beaudoin (2014)
Radiocarbon Dates of Late Quaternary Megafauna and Botanical Remains from Central Alberta, Canada. Radiocarbon 56(3):1215-1222. DOI: 10.2458/56.17922
Jass, Christopher N., Devyn Caldwell, Christina I. Barrón-Ortiz, Alwynne B. Beaudoin, Jack Brink and Matthew Sawchuk (2018)
Underwater faunal assemblages: radiocarbon dates and late Quaternary vertebrates from Cold Lake, Alberta and Saskatchewan, Canada. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 55(3): 283-294. DOI: 10.1139/cjes-2017-0131
Jensen, B. J. L., A. B. Beaudoin, M. A. Clynne, J. Harvey, and J. W. Vallance (2019)
A re-examination of the three most prominent Holocene tephra deposits in western Canada: Bridge River, Mount St. Helens Yn and Mazama. Quaternary International 500: 83-95. DOI: 10.1016/j.quaint.2019.03.017
Kristensen, Todd J., Alwynne B. Beaudoin, and John W. Ives (2020)
Environmental and Hunter-Gatherer Responses to the White River Ash East Volcanic Eruption in the Late Holocene Canadian Subarctic. Arctic 73(2): 153-186. DOI: 10.14430/arctic70268
Luckman, B. H., M. S. Kearney, R. H. King and A. B. Beaudoin (1986)
Revised 14C Age for St. Helens Y Tephra at Tonquin Pass, British Columbia. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 23: 734-736. DOI: 10.1139/e86-072
Oetelaar, G. A., and A. B. Beaudoin (2016)
Evidence of cultural responses to the impact of the Mazama ash fall from deeply stratified archaeological sites in southern Alberta, Canada. Quaternary International 394: 17-26. DOI: 10.1016/j.quaint.2014.08.015
Oetelaar, G. A., and A. B. Beaudoin (2005)
Darkened skies and sparkling grasses: the potential impact of the Mazama ash fall on the northwestern Plains. Plains Anthropologist, Vol. 50, Number 195, pp. 285-305. E-SCAPE Contribution 4. DOI: 10.1179/pan.2005.026
Pedersen, Mikkel Winther, Anthony Ruter, Charles Schweger, Harvey Friebe, Richard A. Staff, Kristian Kjellerup Kjeldsen, Marie Lisandra Zepeda Mendoza, Alwynne B. Beaudoin, Cynthia Zutter, Nicolaj Krog Larsen, Ben A. Potter, Rasmus Nielsen, Rebecca A. Rainville, Ludovic Orlando, David J. Meltzer, Kurt H. Kjaer and Eske Willerslev (2016)
Postglacial viability and colonization in North America's ice-free corridor. Nature 537: 45-49. DOI: 10.1038/nature19085
Potter, Ben A., James F. Baichtal, Alwynne B. Beaudoin, Lars Fehren-Schmitz, C. Vance Haynes, Vance T. Holliday, Charles E. Holmes, John W. Ives, Robert L. Kelly, Bastien Llamas, Ripan S. Malhi, D. Shane Miller, David Reich, Joshua D. Reuther, Stephan Schiffels and Todd A. Surovell (2018)
Current evidence allows multiple models for the peopling of the Americas. Science Advances 4(8): eaat5473. DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aat5473
Robinson, S., A. B. Beaudoin, D. G. Froese, J. Doubt and J. J. Clague (2007)
Plant Macrofossils Associated with an Early Holocene Beaver Dam in Interior Alaska. Arctic 60(4):430-438. DOI: 10.14430/arctic200
Sauchyn, D. J., and A. B. Beaudoin (1998)
Recent Environmental Change in the Southwestern Canadian Plains. The Canadian Geographer 42(4): 337-353. Feature issue on "Regional Perspectives on 20th Century Environmental Change", edited by J. D. Jacobs and T. J. Bell. DOI: 10.1111/j.1541-0064.1998.tb01350.x
Tirlea, Diana, Alwynne B. Beaudoin and Rolf D. Vinebrooke (2015)
Freeze-dried is as good as frozen: Evaluation of differential preservation of pollen grains in stored lake sediments. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 215:46-56. DOI: 10.1016/j.revpalbo.2014.12.001
Tirlea, Diana, Carmen Li, Alwynne B. Beaudoin and Emily Moffat (2018)
Long-Term Storage of Small Natural History Specimens Using Gelatin Capsules: A Case Study from the Royal Alberta Museum. Collection Forum 32(1-2): 31-46. DOI: 10.14351/0831-4985-32.1.31
Vance, R. E., A. B. Beaudoin and B. H. Luckman (1995)
The Paleoecological Record of 6 ka BP Climate in the Canadian Prairie Provinces. Géographie physique et Quaternaire 49: 81-98. DOI: 10.7202/033031ar
Vickers, J. R., and A. B. Beaudoin (1989)
A Limiting AMS Date for the Cody Complex Occupation at the Fletcher Site, Alberta, Canada. Plains Anthropologist, Vol. 34, Number 125, pp. 261-264. DOI: 10.1080/2052546.1989.11909482
Woywitka, Robin, and Alwynne B. Beaudoin (2009)
Legacy databases and GIS: A discussion of the issues illustrated by a case study of archaeological site data from southeast Alberta, Canada. The Canadian Geographer 53(4): 462-472. DOI: 10.1111/j.1541-0064.2009.00282.x. E-SCAPE Contribution 7.
Zazula, G. D., D. G. Froese, C. E. Schweger, R. W. Mathewes, A. B. Beaudoin, A. M. Telka, C. R. Harington and J. A. Westgate (2003)
Ice-age steppe vegetation in east Beringia. Nature 423: 603. DOI: 10.1038/423603a
Zazula, G. D., C. E. Schweger, A. B. Beaudoin and G. H. McCourt (2006)
Macrofossil and pollen evidence for full-glacial steppe within an ecological mosaic along the Bluefish River, eastern Beringia. Quaternary International 142-143: 2-19. Special Issue: Third International Mammoth Conference, Dawson, Yukon, 24-29 May 2003, edited by J. E. Storer. (Note: Volume dated 2006, but published in 2005). DOI: 10.1016/j.quaint.2005.03.010

Book chapters

Beaudoin, A. B. (2016)
A Bison's View of Landscape and the Paleoenvironment. In: Bison and People on the North American Great Plains: A Deep Environmental History, edited by Geoff Cunfer and Bill Waiser, pp. 51-89. Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas, USA.
Beaudoin, A. B. (2003)
Climate and Landscape of the Last 2000 Years in Alberta. In: Archaeology in Alberta: A View from the New Millennium, edited by Jack W. Brink and John F. Dormaar, pp. 10-45. Archaeological Society of Alberta, Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada.
Beaudoin, A. B., and M. J. Head (2004)
Drawing a Line in the Sand: Identifying and Characterizing Boundaries in the Geological Record. In: The Palynology and Micropalaeontology of Boundaries, edited by A. B. Beaudoin and M. J. Head, pp. 1-10. Special Publication 230. Geological Society, London. DOI: gsl.sp.2004.230.01.01
Beaudoin, A. B., and G. A. Oetelaar (2006)
The Day the Dry Snow Fell: The Record of a 7627-year-old Disaster. In: Alberta Formed Alberta Transformed, Volume 1, edited by M. Payne, D. Wetherell, and C. Kavanaugh, pp. 36-53. Co-published by University of Alberta Press and University of Calgary Press. E-SCAPE Contribution 5.
Bouchet, L., and A. B. Beaudoin (2017)
Kearl Lake: A Palynological Study and Postglacial Palaeoenvironmental Reconstruction of Alberta's Oil Sands Region. In: Alberta's Lower Athabasca Basin: Archaeology and Palaeoenvironments, edited by Brian M. Ronaghan, pp. 83-111. Athabasca University Press, Alberta, Canada.
Dredge, Lynda, Alwynne Beaudoin, John Clague, Alan Morgan, Gilbert Prichonnet, Robert Fensome, and Graham Williams (2014)
Chapter 11: The Ice Age. In: Four Billion Years and Counting: Canada's Geological Heritage, edited by Robert Fensome, Graham Williams, Aïcha Achab, John Clague, David Corrigan, Jim Monger, and Godfrey Nowlan, pp. 216-239. Co-published by Canadian Federation of Earth Sciences and Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
Meyer, D., A. B. Beaudoin and L. J. Amundson (2011)
Chapter 1: Human Ecology of the Canadian Prairie Ecozone ca. 9000 BP: The Paleo-Indian Period. In: Human Ecology of the Canadian Prairie Ecozone 11,000 to 300 BP, edited by B. A. Nicholson, pp. 5-53. CPRC Press, University of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada. E-SCAPE Contribution 8.


Beaudoin, A. B. (1984)
Holocene Palaeoenvironmental Change in the Sunwapta Pass Area, Jasper National Park. Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, Department of Geography, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada. xvi + 487 pages.
Bowyer, A. (1977)
The Sunwapta Section: Composition and Development of a Complex Stratigraphic Section from Sunwapta Pass, Jasper National Park. Unpublished M.Sc. thesis, Department of Geography, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada. xi + 164 pages.
Bowyer, A. (1976)
A Study of Airborne Salt in a Coastal Area. Unpublished B.Sc. Honours thesis, School of Geography, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK. 50 pages.

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