Richard G. Baker


Richard BakerProfessor Emeritus

Palynology

Quaternary Paleoecology

Geology

Interests: Plant-macrofossil analysis,
Quaternary environments of the
Midwest and Rocky Mountains.

Publications: Baker R.G., Bettis E.A. III, Mandel, R. D., Dorale, J. A., and Fredlund, G.G. 2009, Mid-Wisconsinan environments on the eastern Great Plains, USA, Quaternary Science Review 28, p. 873–889.

Baker, R.G., 2009. One acre at a time. In Thoreau’s Legacy, American Stories About Global Warming, Penguin Press, Invited Essay on Global Warming for Union of Concerned Scientists. Available online at http://www.ucsusa.org/americanstories/vbook.html

Baker R.G., Bettis E.A. III, Mandel, R. D., Dorale, J. A. , and Fredlund, G.G., 2009, Mid-Wisconsinan environments on the eastern Great Plains, Quaternary Science Reviews, 28, p. 873–889.

Baker, R.G., 2007, Holocene North America. in Elias, S. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Quaternary Science, Elsevier,  pp. 2459-2475.