PAGESP

PAst Global changES program

PDO

Pacific Decadal Oscillation

PETM

Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum

PNA

Pacific North American pattern

SST

Sea surface temperature

TAO

Tropical Atmosphere-Ocean

THC

thermohaline circulation

THCC

thermohaline circulation collapse

USGCRPUS

US Global Change Research Program

WOCE

World Ocean Circulation Experiment

YD

Younger Dryas



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