Environmental Geochemistry



Lyons, W.B., K.A. Welch, S.A. Welch, A. Camacho, C. Rochera, L. Michaud, R. Dewit and AE Carey, 2013, Geochemistry of streams from Byers Peninsula, Livingston Island, Anarctic Science, 25, 181-190.
Dowing, C.B., W.B. Lyons, K.A. Welch, 2013, Strontium isotopic signatures of streams from Taylor Valley,Antarctica, Revisited: The role of carbonate mineral dissolution, Aquatic Geochemistry, 19,231-240.
Lyons, W.B., D.L. Lesile, R.S. Harmon, K. Newman, K.A. Welch, K.M. Bisson and D.M. McKnight, 2013, The Carbon stable isotope biogeochemistry of streams, Taylor Valley, Antarctica, Applied Geochemistry, 32, 26-36.
Levy, J.S., A.G. Fountain, M.N. Gooself, J.E. Barrett, R. VanTreese, K.A. Welch, W.B. Lyons, U.N.Nielsen and D.H. Wall, 2013, Water track modification of soil ecosystems in the Lake Hoare basin, Taylor Valley, Antarctica, Antarctic Science 25. doi: 10.1017/S095410201300045X.


Fortner, S.K., Lyons, W.B. and Munk, L.A. (2012), Diel stream geochemistry, Taylor Valley, Antarctica, Hydrol. Processes. doi: 10.1002/hyp.9255.
Levy, J.S., A.G. Fountain, K.A. Welch and W.B. Lyons (2012), Hypersaline ‘wet patches’ in Taylor Valley, Antarctica, Geophys. Res. Letters, 39, LOS402. doi: 10.1029/2012GL050898.
Jackson, W.A., A.F. Davila, N. Estrada, W.B. Lyons, J.D. Coates and J.C. Priscu (2012), Perchlorate and chlorate biogeochemistry in ice-covered lakes of the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 98, 19-30.
Fortner, S.K., W.B. Lyons, A.E. Carey, M. Shipitalo, S.A. Welch and K.A. Welch (2012), Silicate weathering and CO2 consumption within agricultural landscapes, the Ohio-Tennessee River Basin, USA, Biogeosciences, 9, 1-15.
Lyons, W. B., K. A. Welch, C. B. Gardner, C. Jaros, D. Moorhead, J. L. Knoepfle, and P. T. Doran (2012), The Geochemistry of upland ponds, Taylor Valley, Antarctica, Antarctic Science, 24(1), 3-14. doi: 10.1017/S0954102011000617.
Lyons, W.B. and Harmon, R.S. 2012. Why urban geochemistry, Elements, 8(6), 417-422.


Fortner, S. K., W. B. Lyons, and J. Olesik (2011), Eolian deposition of trace elements onto Taylor Valley Antarctic glaciers, Applied Geochemistry, 26, 1897-1904.
Gooseff, M. N., D. M. McKnight, P. T. Doran, A. G. Fountain, and W. B. Lyons (2011), Hydrological connectivity of the landscape of the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica, Geography Compass, 5(9), 666-681. doi: 10.1111/j.1749-8198.2011.00445.x.
Witherow, R. A., and W. B. Lyons (2011), The fate of minor alkali elements in the chemical evolution of salt lakes, Saline Systems, 7(2). doi: 10.1186/1746-1448-7-2.
Levy, J. S., A. G. Fountain, M. N. Gooseff, K. A. Welch, and W. B. Lyons (2011), Water tracks and permafrost in Taylor Valley, Antarctica: Extensive and shallow groundwater connectivity in a cold desert ecosystem, Geological Society of America Bulletin, 123(11-12), 2295-2311. doi: 10.1130/B30436.1.


Wadham, J. L., M. Tranter, M. Skidmore, A. J. Hodson, J. Priscu, W. B. Lyons, M. Sharp, P. Wynn, and M. Jackson (2010), Biogeochemical weathering under ice: Size matters, Global Biogeochem. Cycles, 24(3), GB3025. doi: 10.1029/2009gb003688.
Witherow, R. A., W. B. Lyons, and G. M. Henderson (2010), Lithium isotopic composition of the McMurdo Dry Valleys aquatic systems, Chemical Geology, 275(3-4), 139-147. doi: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2010.04.017.
Herbei, R., W. B. Lyons, J. Laybourn-Parry, C. Gardner, J. C. Priscu, and D. M. McKnight (2010), Physiochemical properties influencing biomass abundance and primary production in Lake Hoare, Antarctica, Ecological Modelling, 221(8), 1184-1193. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2009.12.015.
Welch, K. A., W. B. Lyons, C. Whisner, C. B. Gardner, M. N. Gooseff, D. M. McKnight, and J. C. Priscu (2010), Spatial variations in the geochemistry of glacial meltwater streams in the Taylor Valley, Antarctica, Antarctic Science, 22(Special Issue 06), 662-672. doi: 10.1017/S0954102010000702.
Goldsmith, S. T., A. E. Carey, B. M. Johnson, S. A. Welch, W. B. Lyons, W. H. McDowell, and J. S. Pigott (2010), Stream geochemistry, chemical weathering and CO2 consumption potential of andesitic terranes, Dominica, Lesser Antilles, Geochemica Et Cosmochimica Acta, 74, 85-103.