CAP Newsletters

Volume 43, Number 1, 2020, 17 pp. (2.6 mb) Featuring:

  • President’s Message
  • CAP Executive
  • Editor’s notes
  • Meeting updates
  • Postponed meetings
  • Dissertation
  • Featured article: Crawford Lake
  • Letters: Mad honey
  • Illustrated letters: Dinocysts from BC
  • Recent publications
  • Palynfo
  • Membership form

Volume 42, Number 2, 2019, 8 pp. (1.5 mb) Featuring:

  • President’s Message
  • CAP Executive
  • Editor’s notes
  • CAP Student Award
  • Palynfo
  • Dissertation
  • Recent publications
  • CAP President-Elect nominations
  • Editorial: Crawford Lake
  • CAP AGM
  • CAP Executive reports
  • Membership form

Volume 42, Number 1, 2019, 16 pp. (11.8 mb) Featuring:

  • President’s Message
  • CAP Executive
  • Editor’s notes
  • Featured article
  • Message from IFPS Councillor
  • CAP AGM 2018
  • Recent Publications
  • Conference Report AASP-CAP
  • Dissertations
  • PALYNFO
  • Lab news
  • Membership form

Volume 41, Number 2, 2018, 31 pp. (6.9 mb) Featuring:

  • President’s Message
  • CAP Executive
  • Editor’s notes
  • Featured article
  • Message from IFPS Councillor
  • CAP AGM 2018
  • Recent Publications
  • Conference Report AASP-CAP
  • Dissertations
  • PALYNFO
  • Lab news
  • Membership form

Volume 41, Number 1, 2018, 20 pp. (9.6 mb) Featuring:

  • President’s Message
  • CAP Executive
  • Editor’s notes
  • CAP student award
  • PALYNFO: CAP AGM
  • Dissertation: K. Bell
  • Editorial by J. Smol
  • LPC Open House
  • Fourth circular for 51st Annual Meeting AASP-CAP (Calgary)
  • Recent Publications

Volume 40, Number 2, 2017, 22 pp. (3.0 mb) Featuring:

  • President’s Message
  • CAP Executive
  • DINO11 (Bordeaux) Conference Report
  • Members in the news: Michelle Briere wins “Best Undergrad Student Poster”
  • CAP AGM 2017 Minutes
  • CAP Executive Reports
  • First circular for 51st Annual Meeting AASP-CAP (Calgary)
  • PALYNFO: CARD2.0
  • Lab News
  • Conference Update: PAGES OSM
  • Be inspired!
  • Recent Publications

Volume 40, Number 1, 2017, 20 pp. (1.6 mb) Featuring:

  • President’s Message
  • CAP Student Award
  • Members in the News: Vaughn Bryant in Bee Culture
  • CAP AGM
  • New CAP website
  • Obituary – Dr. Sweet
  • Recent Publications

Volume 39, Number 2, 2016, 30 pp. (920 kb) Featuring:

  • President’s Message
  • Members in the News
  • CAP Executive
  • Members in the News: Advice for early career scientists
  • CAP Student Award and Conference Report
  • Student Theses
  • CAP AGM 2016 minutes
  • Graduate Opportunities
  • Members in the News: First MES graduate at Lakehead University, Orillia Campus
  • Updated CAP By-Laws
  • Conference Abstracts
  • Featured Article: Palynology of surface samples, Ukrainian Shelf, NW Black Sea:
    first report
  • Recent Publications

Volume 39, Number 1, 2016, 16 pp. (960 kb) Featuring:

  • President’s Message
  • Featured article: New insights into the Don Brickyards Section
  • Thesis abstract
  • Request for thoughts on a Pliocene pollen diagram
  • Palynfo: Jean Nicolas Haas the new President of the IFPS
  • Lab News: Brock University
  • Recent Publications
  • Obituary – Saying goodbye to Al Traverse
  • Palynfo: website and database

Volume 38, Number 2, 2015, 21 pp. (24 mb) Featuring:

  • President’s Message;
  • CAP Student Award
  • Featured article: The interdisciplinary study of organic walled microfossils: a ramble
  • Student Theses
  • 2015 CAP Annual General Meeting Minutes
  • Members in the News
  • Featured article: Insights into marine-freshwater transition in the Phylum Dinoflagellata Bütschli from the fossil record of Peridinium wisconsinense Eddy
  • News from the Laboratory for Palaeoclimatology and Climatology (LPC), Department of Geography, Environment and Geomatics, University of Ottawa
  • Recent Publications
  • PAN conference report

Volume 38, Number 1, 2015, 13 pp. (847 kb) Featuring:

  • President’s Message
  • Updating the Canadian Association of Palynologists!
  • Featured article: Exploiting taphonomy to improve lake level reconstruction
  • Palynfo: The first online modern organic-walled dinoflagellate cyst determination key
  • Notes from AGU-GAX-MAC-CGU Joint Assembly/Réunion Conjointe
  • Graduate Student opportunities
  • Recent Publications

Volume 37, Number 2, 2014, 26 pp. (8.0 mb) Featuring:

  • President’s Message
  • Message from the Canadian Federation of Earth Sciences
  • Palynfo: The Arctic Institute of North America
  • New Paleoecology Laboratory at Bishop’s University
  • Paleopalynology at the Geological Survey of Canada, Calgary
  • Palynolit: A List of My Favorite Things
  • Recent Publications

Volume 37, Number 1, 2014, 19 pp. (872 kb) Featuring:

  • President’s Message
  • Invitations to Special Sessions
  • 2014 CAP Annual General Meeting Minutes
  • Palynfo: Graduate Student opportunities
  • Letter: Continuing developments in paleoinformatics
  • Featured article: Dinoflagellates are funky things
  • Announcements
  • Letter: The Palynological Association of Nigeria – a conference report
  • Recent Publications

Volume 36, Number 2, 2013, 26 pp. (1.3 mb) Featuring:

  • President’s Message
  • Notes from San Francisco
  • Notes from Edmonton
  • 2013 CAP Annual General Meeting Minutes and Reports
  • Featured article: NPP- or “what the heck are these things in my slides?”
  • Recent Publications
  • Obituary: Dr Leonard V. Hills (1933-2013)

Volume 36, Number 1, 2013, 13 pp. (610 kb) Featuring:

  • President’s Message
  • Emily Helmer Receives 2013 CAP Student Research Award
  • Laboratory for Paleoclimatology and Climatology, Department of Geography, University of Ottawa
  • Palynolit: Robin Hood’s World
  • Recent Publications
  • Obituary: Jan Jansonius, Palynologist, artist, friend, 1928-2013

Volume 35, Number 2, 2012, 18 pp. (603 kb) Featuring:

  • President’s Message
  • Message from IFPS Councillor
  • 2012 AGM Minutes and Reports
  • Dissertation Abstracts
  • Members in the News: Deconstructing Dinner
  • The Mystery Grain
  • Featured Article: Using Application Programming Interfaces in Paleoecology
  • Recent Publications
  • Palynfo: Microscopes for Sale

Volume 35, Number 1, 2012, 12 pp. (551 kb) Featuring:

  • President’s Message
  • Andrea Price Receives 2012 CAP Student Research Award
  • The Mystery Grain
  • A Brand New Microbiology-Paleoecology Lab at Lakehead University-Orillia
  • Palynolit: A Doomed Valley in Spring
  • Recent Publications
  • Palynfo

Volume 34, Number 2, 2011, 15 pp. (3.5 mb) Featuring:

  • President’s Message
  • Palynolit: Pollen on Walden Pond
  • Dissertation Abstracts
  • 2011 CAP Annual General Meeting Minutes

Volume 34, Number 1, 2011, 12 pp. (1.1 mb) Featuring:

  • President’s Message
  • Laura May Receives 2011 CAP Student Research Award
  • Book Review: Microcosmos
  • Dissertation Abstract

Volume 33, Number 2, 2010, 22 pp. (1.1 mb) Featuring:

  • President’s Message
  • Nova Scotia 2010
  • Special Session in Honour of John McAndrews
  • Matt Batina Receives 2010 CAP Student Research Award
  • The Neotoma Database Workshop
  • 2010 CAP Annual General Meeting Minutes

Volume 33, Number 1, 2010, 12 pp. (460 kb) Featuring:

  • President’s Message
  • Nova Scotia 2010
  • Recent Dissertation Abstracts
  • Palynolit: Ecclesiastical Beekeeping in Rural England

Volume 32, Number 2, 2009, 29 pp. (1.4 mb) Featuring:

  • 2009 CAP Annual General Meeting Minutes
  • Susann Stolze Receives 2009 CAP Student Research Award
  • Une page est Tournée au Laboratoire Jacques-Rousseau
  • Nova Scotia 2010 Joint Meeting of AASP-The Palynological Society, the Geological Association of Canada Paleontology Division, and CAP-Canadian Association of Palynologists
  • CAP-Sponsored Special Session at the 2009 Joint Assembly of the American Geophysical Union
  • Recent Dissertation Abstracts
  • Palynolit: Charles Darwin and the Thrill of Discovery

Volume 32, Number 1, 2009, 13 pp. (1.0 mb) Featuring:

  • CAP Student Research Award
  • Can CAP Members Contribute to Wiki-Palynology?
  • Recent Dissertation Abstracts
  • Announcements from the Laboratory of Paleoclimatology and Climatology at the University of Ottawa
  • Palynolit: Dust Storms Demystified

Volume 31, Number 2, 2008, 24 pp. (1.1 mb) Featuring:

  • CAP’s Special Session at GAC/MAC 2008: In Honour of Dr. Pierre Richard
  • Pollen, Climate, a Comet and Mastodon Extinction
  • Minutes of the 2008 CAP Annual General Meeting
  • Graduate Student Opportunities
  • Palynolit: Arthur Philemon Coleman

Volume 31, Number 1, 2008, 16 pp. (1.3 mb) Featuring:

  • Glenn E. Rouse, 1928-2007
  • A Conspectus of the CAP Newsletter
  • Palynolit: Pollen as Metaphor; 2007 Reprinting of R. O. Kapp’s How to Know Pollen and Spores
  • New Textbook on Paleolimnology.

Volume 30, Number 2, 2007, 22 pp. (1.1 mb) Featuring:

  • Calvin J. Heusser 1924-2006
  • A Unifying Comet Theory for What Happened at the Younger Dryas Boundary
  • Research Update: GSC Atlantic, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
  • Minutes of the 2007 CAP Annual General Meeting
  • Conference Report: American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologists 40th Meeting, Panama City, Panama, September 9-12, 2007
  • A Note on Livingstone Sediment Corers

Volume 30, Number 1, 2007, 18 pp. (609 kb) Featuring:

  • Welcome to the Digital CAP Newsletter
  • Minutes of the 2006 CAP Annual General Meeting
  • Starch and the Palynologist
  • Pollen-Climate-Vegetation Atlas of North America.

Volume 29, Number 2, 2006, 17 pp. (1.8 mb) Featuring:

  • Palynological Research in Canada II: Department of Earth Sciences, Brock University
  • Meeting Report: 2nd International Workshop on Quaternary Non-pollen Palynomorphs (“Extrafossils”), Innsbruck, Austria
  • The Use of Heavy-liquid in the Separation of Pollen From Arctic Lake Sediments
  • Raptors Carried Pollen to January Cave, Alberta, 30,000 Years Ago
  • Book Review: Haida Gwaii: Human History and Environment From the Time of the Loon to the Time of the Iron People

Volume 29, Number 1, 2006, 25 pp. Featuring:

  • Updates from Members and Friends of CAP: Florida, the Caribbean and Saipan, Northern Marianas
  • Interview with Carlos Avendaño
  • Gunnar Erdtman’s Last Pollen Diagram: Location, Location, Location
  • Palynology in Canada: M.Sc. & Ph.D. Theses
  • Modern Pollen Database Publicly Available
  • Project Announcement: ACVAST (funded by CFCAS)

Volume 28, Number 2, 2005, 10 pp. Featuring:

  • Minutes of CAP Annual General Meeting 2005
  • Palynology now included in the Science Citation Index
  • PalynoLit: A Sudden Summer Storm

Volume 28, Number 1, 2005, 18 pp. Featuring:

  • The Goosing of Crawford Lake with Prehistoric Corn Pollen
  • Palynological Research in Canada I: The Laboratory for Paleoclimatology and Climatology, University of Ottawa
  • Meeting Report: Geologic Problem Solving with Microfossils, Houston TX
  • Black Sea-Mediterranean Corridor during the last 30 ky: sea level change and human adaptation

Volume 27, Number 2, 2004, 22 pp. Featuring:

  • CAP Annual General Meeting, 11th IPC, Granada, Spain
  • Queen’s Biologist Wins Top Canadian Science Prize
  • Reflections on Palynology and Paleobotany: Conversations with Aureal T. Cross

Volume 27, Number 1, 2004, 15 pp. Featuring:

  • In Memoriam: Stanley A.J. Pocock
  • Earliest evidence of humans affecting aquatic ecology in Canada, United States
  • Palynology: Principles and Applications

Volume 26, Number 2, 2003, 28 pp. Featuring:

  • CAP Annual General Meeting, St Catharines, Ontario
  • Paleoecology Laboratory at Simon Fraser University
  • Chasing Early Pollen in South America
  • Pollen Exhibit, Yukon Beringia Interpretive Centre, Whitehorse, Yukon
  • Report on the 26th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologists (AASP)
  • Reports on the Annual Meetings of the Ecological Society of America and the British Ecological Society

Volume 26, Number 1, 2003, 24 pp. (1.1 mb) Featuring:

  • Hitched by Hypericum Pollen
  • How Pollen Solved a 10,000 Year Old Mystery
  • Closer to the Everglades
  • Report on the Workshop on Middle Latitude Dinoflagellates and Their Cysts

Volume 25, Number 2, 2002, 34 pp. (1.1 mb) Featuring:

  • In Memoriam: Hélène Jetté
  • In Memoriam: William Antony Swithin Sarjeant
  • Don’t Eat Like a Neanderthal, But Learn a Lesson From Their Diets

Volume 25, Number 1, 2002, 27 pp. (1.0 mb) Featuring:

  • Canadian Association of Palynologists Annual General Meeting Minutes
  • Workshop on Middle Latitude Din0flagellates and Their Cysts
  • British Mycological Society ‘Mycology and Archaeology’, London, UK
  • The West Hawk Lake Project: Initial Results Following September (2001) Coring
  • The Estuarine Paleoenvironments Lab at McGill University

Volume 24, Number 2, 2001, 28 pp. (1.2 mb) Featuring:

  • Book Review: R.O. Kapp, O.K. Davis and J. E. King (2000) Ronald O. Kapp’s Pollen and Spores
  • American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologists (AASP), 2001 Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas

Volume 24, Number 1, 2001, 36 pp. (1.1 mb) Featuring:

  • Canadian Association of Palynologists Annual General Meeting Minutes
  • Interview with Graham Williams
  • Pollen Contents of Honey
  • Picea Stomata in Sediments
  • WATerloo Environmental-change Research Laboratory (WATER Lab)
  • Book Review: Fossil Plants and Spores – Modern Techniques, edited by T. P. Jones and N. P. Rowe

Volume 23, Number 2, 2000, 50 pp. (1.7 mb) Featuring:

  • Canadian Association of Palynologists Annual General Meeting Minutes
  • Resources for the Identification of Plant Remains
  • A Honey of a Story
  • Gardening For Native Bees in North America
  • Palynology and Micropaleontology in Canadian Geoscience: New Frontiers and Applications
  • JOIDES Ocean Drilling Program
  • 10th International Palynological Congress, Nanjing, China
  • 8th International Paleolimnology Symposium
  • Self-indicating Silica Gel

Volume 23, Number 1, 2000, 26 pp. (881 kb) Featuring:

  • Lab Scenes: CIRC, or Climate Impacts Research Centre
  • Hints for Optimising the Performance and for Maximising the Resolution of Microscopes in Diatom Research

Volume 22, Number 2, 1999, 37 pp. (1.2 mb) Featuring:

  • Canadian Association of Palynologists Annual General Meeting
  • Book Review: Williams, G. L., J. K. Lentin, and R. A. Fensome, 1998. The Lentin & Williams Index of Fossil Dinoflagellates. 1998 Edition
  • Book Review: Macdougall, J. D. 1996 A Short History of Planet Earth
  • 32nd Annual Meeting of the American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologists (AASP), Savannah, Georgia
  • Fossil Dinoflagellate Course, Urbino, Italy
  • Corn Flower or Corn Flour?
  • Radiocarbon Dating Labs
  • Arctic’s ‘golden rings’ just well-travelled pollen

Volume 22, Number 1, 1999, 27 pp. (954 kg) Featuring:

  • Book Review: Vaughn M. Bryant Jr and John H. Wrenn (editors) New Developments in Palynomorph Sampling, Extraction, and Analysis
  • Montreal Workshop on Arctic Dinoflagellate Cysts Report
  • News from Canadian-born Paleontologist, Al Traverse

Volume 21, Number 2, 1998, 38 pp. (4.9 mb) Featuring:

  • Minutes of the Canadian Association of Palynologists Annual General Meeting
  • AMQUA Diary
  • 1998 Moorexkursion to Southern Ontario
  • News from Saskatoon
  • Leonard Richard Wilson 1906 – 1998
  • It Just Takes a Few Specks of Dust and You Are Caught
  • Phenology and Palynology
  • Palynological Myths: Monitoring Contamination of Fossil Pollen Preparations
  • New Books: The Dawn of the Quaternary: Proceedings of the SEQS-Euromam Symposium
  • Digital Atlas of Coal Geology Now Available
  • How to Compute Age-Depth Relationships for a Core
  • Palyno-Lit

Volume 21, Number 1, 1998, 26 pp. Featuring:

  • Jaan Terasmae
  • Julian Szeicz
  • Palynostratigraphy of Low Latitudes
  • Symposium on Late-Quaternary Paleohydrology of Northeastern North America
  • Pollen on TV
  • News from Saskatoon
  • DEED: Diatom Ecological and Environmental Database

Volume 20, Number 2, 1997, 40 pp. (5.9 mb) Featuring:

  • Minutes of the Canadian Association of Palynologists Annual General Meeting
  • Palynology at the Hole
  • 9th IPC New Frontiers and Applications Symposium: Some Comments from the Symposium Organizer
  • 7th International Symposium on Paleolimnology
  • Palynology Onboard the JOIDES Resolution – Leg 174A to the New Jersey Shelf
  • Terrestrial Paleoecology at the Geological Survey of Canada Comes to an Untimely End
  • Heading South
  • Myriophyllum in British Columbia
  • The Oldest Living Plant Individual
  • Statistics for Lycopodium Tablets

Volume 20, Number 1, 1997, 30 pp. (4.1 mb) Featuring:

  • By-Laws of Canadian Association of Palynologists
  • C.A.P.’s Administrative Year
  • Paleoenvironmental Studies in Saanich Inlet, British Columbia
  • Palynology at Memorial University
  • Click!! Said the Geologist to the Bug

Volume 19, Number 2, 1996, 44 pp. (8.5 mb) Featuring:

  • Minutes of the Canadian Association of Palynologists Annual General Meeting
  • IXth International Palynological Congress
  • Sixth Canadian Paleontology Conference
  • Dr Pierre J. H. Richard Presented with the CAG Award for Scholarly Distinction in Geography
  • Dr John P. Smol Named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada
  • Dr Graham L. Williams Presented with the AASP Medal of Scientific Excellence
  • ODP Comes to British Columbia
  • Opportunity to Obtain Copies of Some Special Historical Documents: Paul Sears and the Pollen & Spore Circular
  • Paul Bigelow Sears: Contributions to Paleoecology
  • Pollen is Getting a Bad Rap
  • Multimedia Science Presentations and Teaching Aids

Volume 19, Number 1, 1996, 34 pp. Featuring:

  • Workshop on Climate Variations and Biodiversity Change During the Last Millennium
  • C.A.P.-Press Visiting in Holland
  • Dr Alexander Wolfe Awarded 1996 NSERC Doctoral Prize
  • Science, Literature, Humour, Travel… Book Donor’s Gift Has It All
  • What Is Palynology?
  • GeoCore Sediment Coring System
  • Light-Weight Magnesium-Zirconium Alloy Coring Rods

Volume 18, Number 3, 1995, 34 pp. (4.7 mb) Featuring:

  • Minutes of the Canadian Association of Palynologists Annual General Meeting
  • CANQUA-CGRG Joint Meeting at St. John’s, Newfoundland Special Session in Honour of Dr. Joyce Macpherson
  • Palyno-Lit: The Symmetry of Pollen
  • New RSC Fellow
  • CANQUA Awards
  • AASP Awards
  • Book Review: Pollen of the Southeastern United States: With Emphasis on Melissopalynology and Entomopalynology

Volume 18, Number 2, 1995, 44 pp. (6.3 mb) Featuring:

  • Special Issue
  • A Synopsis of the Canadian Association of Palynologists
  • Palynological Activities at the Geological Survey of Canada
  • Palliser Triangle Global Change Research
  • Stratigraphic Palynology in the Canadian Forest Service
  • Report on ‘Palaeoecology and Paleoclimatology of the Pacific Northwest’ Session Held During the AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science) Pacific Division Meeting at the University of British Columbia, June 1995
  • Holocene Vegetation Dynamics in the Kootenay Valley, British Columbia
  • History of the Temperate Rainforest (HOTTR)
  • An Integrated Approach to Holocene Palaeoenvironmental Reconstruction in Northwestern British Columbia: Applications of Palynology, Sedimentology, and Resident Oral History
  • Palynology and Palaeoenvironmental Work at the Provincial Museum of Alberta
  • Palynology in the Geology Department at the University of Toronto
  • Postglacial paleohydrology at Crawford Lake, Ontario: Dry Climate Triggered Mid-Holocene Hemlock Decline?
  • Late Glacial and Early Holocene Vegetation and Climate at Crawford Lake, Ontario: A Study of Within-Basin Variations of Sediment, Pollen and Isotope Records
  • Late Glacial and Early Holocene Vegetation and Climate at Marl Pond, Southern Ontario
  • Late Quaternary Paleoecology of Thuja and Juniperus (Cupressaceae) at Crawford Lake, Ontario: Pollen, Stomata and Macrofossils
  • Down Under and Up North: Palynology at the Canadian Museum of Nature
  • Laboratoire de Paléophytogéographie et de Palynologie, Département de géographie, Université de Montréal
  • Palynology at Memorial
  • Ephemeral Palynology

Volume 18, Number 1, 1995, 32 pp. (4.3 mb) Featuring:

  • Report de la Réunion Annuelle de l’AQQUA
  • Palynology at the Canadian Museum of Nature
  • In Memoriam: Norman Francis Hughes 1918-1994
  • In Memoriam: Warren S. Drugg 1929-1994
  • Palynologist in the News
  • Dinosys? Dinosys! Part 2 Not Just a Software Shell but Solid Data and Free Demo-Diskette
  • More Internet Discussion Lists of Interest to Palynologists
  • CAP World Wide Web Page
  • MapPad: Map-based Information Made Easy
  • First-Aid for HF Burns
  • England Finder
  • Custom Coring Equipment

Volume 17, Number 2, 1994, 40 pp. Featuring:

  • Minutes of the Canadian Association of Palynologists Annual General Meeting
  • Palynology at McMaster
  • Palynological Research at McGill
  • Laboratoire de Paléophytogéographie et de Palynologie, Département de géographie, Université de Montréal
  • In Memoriam: Donald Kenzie Cameron Jr 1931-1994
  • RCMP Asks About Forensic Palynology
  • Taxonomic Nomenclature of Quaternary Pollen
  • Earthquakes and Pollen
  • Bison and Pollen
  • Palynology and the Mole Cricket
  • How Do Internet Discussion Lists Work?
  • Internet Discussion Lists of Interests to Palynologists

Volume 17, Number 1, 1994, 20 pp. Featuring:

  • Short Course on Organic-Walled Dinoflagellates
  • Palaeoenvironmental Research at the GSC
  • Twenty Years in the Making – With a Cast of Thousands!!
  • Making Tracks
  • Book Review: Nilsson, S., and J. Praglowski (editors), 1992. Erdtman’s Handbook of Palynology
  • Book Review: Punt, W., S. Blackmore, S. Nilsson, and A. Le Thomas, 1994. Glossary of Pollen and Spore Terminology
  • E-mail Discussion Groups.

Volume 16, Number 2, 1993, 28 pp. Featuring:

  • Minutes of the Canadian Association of Palynologists Annual General Meeting
  • Fifth International Conference on Modern and Fossil Dinoflagellates “Dino 5”
  • Springtime in Europe
  • AASP Annual Meeting, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • NOAA Lake-Level Data Base
  • Medieval Warm Period
  • A Christmas Puzzle from the PC of D. M. Jarzen

Volume 16, Number 1, 1993, 22 pp. (2.9 mb) Featuring:

  • Palynology in St John’s
  • Palyno-Trivia
  • Aquilapollenites: Carved in Stone
  • Book Review: D. Claugher (ed.), 1990. Scanning Microscopy in Taxonomy and Functional Morphology
  • CAP Special Session: “Palynology in Canada – Palaeocological and Stratigraphic Applications”
  • Microslide Storage Cabinet

Volume 15, Number 2, 1992, 38 pp. Featuring:

  • Minutes of the Canadian Association of Palynologists Annual General Meeting
  • Palynologist in the News
  • Aix-En-Provence: “Très Excellent!”
  • Atolls and Guyots, Western Pacific: ODP Leg 144
  • The Paleocecological Environmental Assessment and Research Lab (PEARL) at Queen’s University
  • Core, Cold and Crowbars
  • Another Palynologist in the News
  • The NCU Proposal
  • Book Review: D. R. Braman and L. V. Hills, 1992. Upper Devonian and Lower Carboniferous Miospores, Western District of Mackenzie and Yukon Territory, Canada
  • Book Review: M. F. Large and J. E Braggins, 1991. Spore Atlas of New Zealand Ferns & Fern Allies
  • Book Review: P.D. Moore, J. A. Webb, and M. E. Collinson, 1991. Pollen Analysis
  • Book Review: A. J. Powell (editor), 1992. A Stratigraphic Index of Dinoflagellate Cysts
  • On Toarcian Dinoflagellate Cysts from Graham Island, Queen Charlotte Islands, Canada
  • The Tilia and Tilia.Graph Software Package: Some Paleolimnological Perspectives

Volume 15, Number 1, 1992, 16 pp. Featuring:

  • Brushing Elbows With Nature
  • La Palynologie au Département de Géographie de l’Université d’Ottawa
  • Microgravity and Dinoflagellates

Volume 14, Number 2, 1991, 26 pp. Featuring:

  • Minutes of the Canadian Association of Palynologists Annual General Meeting
  • Canadian Quaternary Association (CANQUA) Meeting
  • Sedimentary and Paleolimnological Records of Saline Lakes
  • XIII INQUA Congress, Beijing, China
  • Event Markers in Earth History
  • 24th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologists
  • Palynology Research Highlights at the Geology Department, Downtown Campus, University of Toronto
  • Retirement of Two Prominent Palynologists

Volume 14, Number 1, 1991, 20 pp. Featuring:

  • Palynology at Memorial University of Newfoundland
  • A Palynological Entry to the Early Exploration History of the Sverdrup Islands with Special Attention to Graham Island
  • Book Review: Day, R. A., 1988. How to Write and Publish a Scientific Paper
  • Book Review: R. Dale Guthrie, 1990. Frozen Fauna of the Mammoth Steppe: The Story of Blue Babe
  • The John P. Grayson Palynology Library

Volume 13, Number 2, 1990, 36 pp. Featuring:

  • Canadian Association of Palynologists Annual General Meeting 1990
  • CAP AGM Banff Springs Hotel, Banff, Alberta (Photos)
  • CAP Scholarships?
  • Palynology at the University of Saskatchewan
  • First Joint Meeting CANQUA/AMQUA and Short Course on Biological Techniques in Palaeoenvironmental Interpretation
  • Canadian Palaeontology and Biostratigraphy Seminar
  • American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologists 23rd Annual Meeting
  • Book Review: K. Faegri and J. Iversen, 1989. Textbook of Pollen Analysis
  • Book Review: Richard T. Hanlin, 1990. Illustrated Genera of Ascomycetes
  • Book Review: B. G. Warner (editor), 1990. Methods in Quaternary Ecology
  • ROMPLOT: A Pollen Diagram Plotter for PostScript Laser Printers
  • PalynoData

Volume 13, Number 1, 1990, 32 pp. Featuring:

  • Palynology at the University of Toronto
  • News from Memorial’s Department of Geography
  • North Sea ’90: International Conference to Celebrate 25 Years of Palynology in the North Sea Basin
  • Book Reviews: Mildenhall, D.C., and D. T. Pocknall, 1989. Miocene-Pleistocene Spores and Pollen from Central Otago, South Island, New Zealand, and Dettman, M. E., D. T. Pocknall, E. J. Romero, M. del Carmen Zamaloa, 1990. Nothofagidites Erdtman ex Potonié 1960
  • A Catalogue of Species with Notes on the Paleogeographic Distribution of Nothofagus Bl. (Southern Beech)
  • Book Review: B. Valdés, M. J. Díez, and I. Fernandez (editors), 1987. Atlas Polinico de Andalucia Occidental; Dr Pocock’s Index to “Kartoteka Palinologiczne Roslin Polskich”, The Potential of Image Processing and Database Management in Palynology

Volume 12, Number 2, 1989, 34 pp. Featuring:

  • Canadian Association of Palynologists Annual General Meeting
  • “Capital” Palynology
  • DINO 4: The Fourth International Conference on Modern and Fossil Dinoflagellates
  • Canadian Palaeontology and Biostratigraphy Seminar
  • AASP Short Course: Neogene to Recent Dinoflagellates
  • In Ice Age, B.C. Coastal Shelf was a Coastal Plain
  • Analysis of Questionnaire: “Employment in Palynology”
  • Differential Sorting of Palynomorphs During Preparation: Some Useful Research Topics

Volume 12, Number 1, 1989, 20 pp. Featuring:

  • The Dinosaur Project: China.Canada.Alberta.Ex Terra
  • Palynology from Bulgaria
  • The Second Workshop on Neogene Dinoflagellates
  • INQUA – Commission for the Study of the Holocene: Working Group on Data-handling Methods
  • Book Review: J. C. Ritchie, 1989. Postglacial Vegetation of Canada
  • Questionnaire: “Employment in Palynology”

Volume 11, Number 2, 1988, 30 pp. Featuring:

  • Canadian Association of Palynologists Annual Meeting Minutes
  • Scientific Evidence Backs Indian Tales of Natural Upheaval
  • An Anglo Saxon Ship, Some Pliocene Dinoflagellates, a Merman… And Other Tales from Suffolk, Eastern England
  • Second Symposium on Neogene Dinoflagellates: News Report
  • Palynological and Palaeobotanical Studies in Honour of Basil E. Balme
  • Book Review: Paleopalynology by Alfred Traverse
  • Excavation at the Burgess Shale

Volume 11, Number 1, 1988, 14 pp. (1.6 mb) Featuring:

  • News from Poland
  • The Ocean Drilling Program: A Vital Challenge for Canadian Palynologists
  • Research Muscle for Mussel Research

Volume 10, Number 2, 1987, 10 pp. Featuring:

  • Letter to Dr B. G. van Helden
  • Oceans of Blue, Waiting for You
  • What’s Happening: University of Waterloo
  • Visit to Institute of Sedimentary and Petroleum Geology
  • The Queen Charlotte Tundra (Palynology and the Quaternary)
  • Canadian Association of Palynologists General Meeting

Volume 10, Number 1, 1987, 18 pp. (1.4 mb) Featuring:

  • Incorporation and the New By-Laws
  • Paleontological Methods and Techniques
  • Keeping Holotypes in Canada
  • Pollen Program for the IBM PC
  • “Show and Tell” of Computer Technology
  • Dinocysts from the Jurassic of Saskatchewan and Alberta: An Open Field for Research
  • Comments on “Science”
  • Book Review: Numerical Methods in Quaternary Pollen Analysis by H.J.B. Birks and A. D. Gordon

Volume 9, Number 2, 1986, 22 pp. (2.2 mb) Featuring:

  • Multivariate Stats for the IBM-PC
  • Joint Meeting, U.S. Geological Survey and Geological Survey of Canada Palynologists
  • New Home for Type Material
  • Book Review: Alphabetical Listing of Fossil Dinocyst Species by M. S. Barss and G. L. Williams
  • Dinocyst Tectonism; Dinosaur Footprints; The Philadelphia Story and Other Thoughts from Ottawa
  • The Christmas Flower
  • Book Review: Late Cenozoic History of the Pacific Northwest by Charles J. Smiley (editor)
  • Canadian Association of Palynologists General Meeting; A Memorial: G. Thanikaimoni

Volume 9, Number 1, 1986, 16 pp. (2.1 mb) Featuring:

  • Palynologie à la Cantonese
  • Reflections of an Exotic Palynologist in Canada
  • Palynodata, Inc., Offers Computer Searches of the Palynological Literature
  • The Mesozoic-Cenozoic Boundary at El Kef (Tunisia)
  • Palynology at the University of Toronto
  • Joint Canadian-American Investigation of the Cenozoic Geology of Northwestern North America
  • Book Review: Dinoflagellates by D. L. Spector
  • Book Review: A Research on Cenozoic Palynology of the Longjiang Structural Area in the Shelf Basin of the East China Sea (Donghai) Region by Song Zhi-chen, Guan Xue-ting et al.
  • From the Editor: Computer-Drawn Puzzle Contest

Volume 8, Number 2, 1985, 19 pp. Featuring:

  • In Memoriam: Robert Ashley (Ash) Couper 1923-1985
  • CAP Executive Meeting; “Dino Travels”
  • Atlantic Geoscience Centre
  • Book Review: Charles Downie Volume
  • Book review: Palynostratigraphy of North-East Libya
  • Book Review: Airborne and Allergenic Pollen of North America
  • Bert’s News and Jokes

Volume 8, Number 1, 1985, 18 pp. Featuring:

  • In Memoriam: George Fournier and Dan Beju
  • Palynoscene: Robertson Research Canada Limited (Calgary)
  • Palynoscene: Université de Montréal, Département de géographie
  • Palynoscene: Memorial University of Newfoundland, Department of Geography
  • Palynoscene: NOVA Husky Research Corporation Ltd. (Calgary)
  • Palynoscene: Bujak & Davies Group (Calgary)
  • Palynoscene: Mobil Oil Canada Ltd. (Toronto)
  • Palynoscene: Amoco Canada (Calgary)

Volume 7, Number 2, 1984, 22 pp. Featuring:

  • Minutes of the CAP General Meeting
  • Call for Opinions: Pollen Diagrams, Publication and the Rapid Dissemination of Palynological Data
  • Book Review: Velichko, A. A. (editor), 1984. Late Quaternary Environments of the Soviet Union
  • Book Review: Wright, H. E., Jr., (editor), 1983. Late Quaternary Environments of the United States
  • Palynoscene: University of Alberta, Geology Department; Palynoscene: Palynology at the Natural Museum of Natural Sciences
  • Palynoscene: Brock University, St Catharines, Ontario
  • Palynoscene: Palynology at the University of Regina
  • Palynoscene: Tyrrell Museum of Paleontology
  • Palynoscene: Alberta Research Council, Edmonton, Alberta
  • Bert’s News and Jokes

Volume 7, Number 1, 1984, 20 pp. Featuring:

  • Palynological Card Index of Fossil Plants
  • Palynoscene: British Columbia Provincial Museum Pollen Lab
  • CAP and the International Commission for Palynology (ICP)
  • VI International Palynological Conference
  • ?Cantulodinium sp. (A), A Useful Dinocyst Species
  • Bert’s News and Jokes

Volume 6, Number 2, 1983, 12 pp. Featuring:

  • Palynoscene: Palynology in Calgary
  • Palynoscene: University of Calgary
  • Palynoscene: Memorial University
  • Palynoscene: University of Ottawa
  • Palynoscene: Robertson Research Canada Ltd. (Calgary)
  • Palynoscene: University of Saskatchewan
  • Palynoscene: Simon Fraser University
  • Palynoscene: Institute of Sedimentary and Petroleum Geology, Calgary

Volume 6, Number 1, 1983, 14 pp. Featuring:

  • Paleontographica Canadiana, A New Monograph Series
  • Palynoscene: Ottawa, National Museum of Natural Sciences
  • The Dinocyst Genus Muderongia
  • Bert’s News and Jokes

Volume 5, Number 2, 1982, 17 pp. (2.9 mb) Featuring:

  • Palynoscene: University of Quebec
  • Palynology at the University of Saskatchewan
  • Palynoscene: National Museum of Canada
  • Palynoscene: Geological Survey of Canada, Ottawa
  • Muderongia

Volume 5, Number 1, 1982, 10 pp. Featuring:

  • Palynoscene: University of Waterloo
  • The Art of Not Giving a Paper
  • In Memoriam: Ahmet Can Ibrahim
  • In Memoriam: Samine Artuz
  • In Memoriam: Alfred Eisenack

Volume 4, Number 2, 1981, 9 pp. (1.1 mb) Featuring:

  • Palynoscene: National Museums Canada, Ottawa
  • News from Calgary
  • New Publications: Climatic Change in Canada, edited by C. R. Harington, and Climatic Change in Canada 2, edited by C. R. Harington
  • New Monograph Series: Palaeontographica Canadiana
  • Book Review: Microfossils by M. D. Brasier
  • Palynopuzzle

Volume 4, Number 1, 1981, 12 pp. (1.5 mb) Featuring:

  • Technical Toolbox
  • New Monograph Series: Palaeontographica Canadiana
  • Re-examination of Holotypes and Some Illustrated Specimens of Dinoflagellate and Acritarch Species Published by Pocock 1962-72
  • Interlibrary Loan of Reprints

Volume 3, Number 2, 1980, 10 pp. (1.3 mb) Featuring:

  • Palynoscene: Palynology Goes West (of the Rockies)
  • Palynoscene: Calgary News
  • Fossil Dinoflagellates: Index to Genera and Species, 1981 Edition
  • Book Review: Macroevolution: Pattern and Process by Steven M. Stanley; English Translations of Publication
  • Palypuzzle

Volume 3, Number 1, 1980, 16 pp. (2.1 mb) Featuring:

  • Palynoscene: National Museums of Canada, National Museum of Natural Sciences
  • Heritage Perdu: New Caledonia, September/October, 1979
  • Computerized Palynology; Conference Report: The Changing Climate and Its Impact on Man
  • Book Review: R. Pearson, 1978, Climate and Evolution; Book Review: John Flenley, 1979, The Equatorial Rain Forest: A Geological History
  • Book Review: Kendrick, W. B. (ed.), 1979, The Whole Fungus: The Sexual-Asexual Synthesis
  • Book Review: Sarjeant, W.A.S., 1978, A Guide to the Identification of Jurassic Dinoflagellate Cysts; Book Review: Palinologia: Numero Extraordinario I: I Coloquido Internacional de Palinologia, editors F. H. Cramer, M. del C. R. Diez, and M. Gutierrez
  • Palypuzzle
  • The Art of Not Giving a Paper

Volume 2, Number 2, 1979, 19 pp. (2.2 mb) Featuring:

  • Palynocene: Geological Survey of Canada, Ottawa: Paleopalynology Laboratory
  • Palynocene: Geological Survey of Canada, Ottawa: Quaternary Paleoecology Laboratory
  • Palynocene: Simon Fraser University, Department of Biological Sciences
  • Palynocene: University of Calgary, Department of Geology and Geophysics
  • Visit to China
  • Chinese Palynological Conference
  • Chinese Visit to Canada
  • Harvard Forest Workshop, September 1979
  • Book Review: Distribution of Biostratigraphically Diagnostic Dinoflagellate Cysts and Miospores from the Northeast European Continental Shelf and Adjacent Areas, edited by Bindra Thusu
  • Book Review: Pollen Flora of Argentina: Modern Pollen and Spore Types of Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae, and Angiospermae by Vera Markgraf and Hector D’Antoni
  • Book Review: Paläozoische und Mesozoische Floren Eaurasiens und die Phytogeographie dieser Zeit, by V. A. Vakhrameev, I. A. Dobruskina, S. V. Heyen and E. D. Zaklinskaja
  • North American Dissertations Relating to Canadian Palynology, to 1977
  • Palypuzzle
  • Palynological Research in Canada

Volume 2, Number 1, 1979, 16 pp. (2.1 mb) Featuring:

  • Palynoscene: National Museums of Canada, Ottawa
  • Palynoscene: Research Council of Alberta, Edmonton
  • Palynoscene: Université de Montréal, Département de géographie
  • Palynoscene: University of Saskatchewan, Department of Geological Sciences
  • Palynoscene: University of Waterloo, Departments of Biology and Earth Sciences
  • Palypuzzle
  • Book Review: Analyses of Pre-Pleistocene Organic-walled Dinoflagellates, by L.E. Stover and W. R. Evitt
  • Book Review: Haq, B. H., and Boersma, A. (eds.) 1978, Introduction to Marine Micropaleontology
  • Book Review: Bassett, J. J., Crompton, C. W., and Parmalee, J. A. 1978, An Atlas of Airborne Pollen Grains and Common Fungus Spores of Canada
  • Canadian Association of Palynologists, Asociation Canadienne des Palynologues, Constitution, Bylaws

Volume 1, Number 2, 1978, 11 pp. (1.3 mb) Featuring:

  • Societies: International Commission for Palynology
  • Second International Symposium on the Devonian System
  • Visit to China
  • Book Review: Benchmark Papers in Geology

Volume 1, Number 1, 1978, 8 pp. (905 kb) Featuring:

  • Steering Committee Report
  • Recent and Forthcoming Publications in Palynology
  • Membership List