Remit for PALCOMM: 2015-2019

Optimise use of palaeo-data for climatic reconstructions

  • spatial patterns
  • gradients
  • distinguishing local v. regional v. global climate signals
  • ‘teleconnections'

Develop active, strategic links with international palaeoclimate and climate research initiatives, including...

  • International Initiatives
    • PAGES
    • PMIP
    • IPCC
    • WCRP
    • Future Earth
    • PAGES
  • Foster active, strategic links with other commissions and more urgently with the Palaeoclimate and Palaeoecology/Human Evolution Commission
  • Foster active, strategic links with other commissions and more urgently with the Palaeoclimate and Palaeoecology/Human Evolution Commission
  • Ensure an adequate spread of palaeoclimate expertise and international networking capabilities within the Commission membership.
  • Individual members will have specific responsibility for inter-connecting with e.g. marine research community, ice-core research community, groups working with GCMs and modern climate records, etc.
  • Ensure a wide geographical representation within the Commission membership