Peer-reviewd Publications

Locating North African microrefugia for mountain tree species from landscape ruggedness and fossil records. Y. El Hasnaoui, N. Mhammdi, L. Bajolle, M. Nourelbait, I. Bouimetarhan and R. Cheddadi. Journal of African Earth Sciences 172. 103996. 2020.

Moroccan Groundwater Resources and Evolution with Global Climate Changes. M. Hssaisoune, L. Bouchaou, A. Sifeddine, I. Bouimetarhan, A. Chehbouni. Geosciences, 10(81):26. 2020.

Consistent CO2 release by pyrite oxidation on continental shelves prior to glacial terminations. M. Kölling, I. Bouimetarhan, M. W. Bowles, T. Felis, T. Goldhammer, K-U Hinrichs, M. Schulz, M. Zabel. Nature Geoscience, 12, 929-934. doi 10.1038/​s41561-019-0465-9. 2019.

Recent climatic and anthropogenic impacts on endemic species in southwestern Morocco. X. Zhao, L. Dupont, R. Cheddadi, M. Koelling, H. Reddad, J. Groeneveld, F.Z. Ain-Lhout, I. Bouimetarhan. Quaternary Science Reviews 221, 105889. 2019.

Intermittent development of forest corridors in northeastern Brazil during the last deglaciation: climatic and ecologic evidence. I. Bouimetarhan, C. M. Chiessi, C. González-Arango, L. Dupont , I. Voigt, M. Prange, K. Zonneveld. Quaternary Science Reviews 192, 86-96. 2018.

Assessing and Understanding Climate Change in Africa. I. Bouimetarhan, M. Carré, R. Cheddadi. EOS, doi: 10.1029/2018EO099627. 2018

The provenance of terrigenous components in marine sediments along the east coast of southern Africa. A. Hahn, C. Miller, S. Andó, I. Bouimetarhan, H. C. Cawthra, E. Garzanti, A. N. Green, G. Radeff, E. Schefuß, M. Zabel. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, doi:10.1029/2017GC007228. 2018

Palynological evidence for Holocene climatic and oceanographic changes off western South Africa. X. Zhao, L. Dupont, E. Schefuß, I. Bouimetarhan and G. Wefer. ·   Quaternary Science Reviews 165, 88-101. 2017.

Environmental changes over the past 25000 years in the southern Middle Atlas, Morocco. J. Tabel, C. Khater, A. Rhoujati, L., Dezileau, I. Bouimetarhan, M. Carre, L. Vidal, A. Benkaddour, M. Nour El Bait, R. Cheddadi. Journal of Quaternary Science. Doi: 10.1002/jqs.2841. 2016.

Northern Hemisphere control of deglacial vegetation changes in the Rufiji uplands (Tanzania). I. Bouimetarhan, L. Dupont, H. Kuhlmann, J. Pätzold, M. Prange, E. Schefuß, K. Zonneveld. Climate of the past 11, 751-764. 2015.

Low- to high- productivity pattern within Heinrich stadial 1: Inference from dinoflagellate cyst records off Senegal. I. Bouimetarhan, J. Groenveld, L. Dupont, M. Zabel, K. Zonneveld. Global and Planetary Change 106, 64-76. 2013.

Early-Career Scientists Discuss Research and Future Directions for the Paleoclimate Field. K. Bogus, I. Bouimetarhan, J. Richey. Eos 94, 26. 2013.

The Atlas of dinoflagellate cyst distribution based on 2435 datapoints. Zonneveld, K.A.F., Versteegh, G., Marret-Davies, F., Bonnet, S., Bouimetarhan, I., Crough, E., et al. ·   Review of Paleobotany and Palynology 191, 1-197. 2013.

Sahel megadrought during Heinrich Stadial 1: Evidence for a three-phase evolution of the low- and mid-level West African wind system. I. Bouimetarhan, M. Prange, E. Schefuß, L. Dupont, J. Lippold, S. Mulitza, K. Zonneveld. Quaternary Science Reviews 58, 66-76. 2012

Palynological evidence for climatic and oceanic variability off NW Africa during the late Holocene. I. Bouimetarhan, L. Dupont, E. Schefuß, G. Mollenhauer, S. Mulitza, K. Zonneveld. Quaternary Research 72, 188-197. 2009.

Dinoflagellate cyst distribution in marine surface sediments off West Africa (6 – 17°N) in relation to sea-surface conditions, freshwater input and seasonal coastal upwelling. I. Bouimetarhan, F. Marret, L. Dupont, K. Zonneveld. Marine Micropaleontology 71, 113-130. 2009.

Process length variation in cysts of a dinoflagellate, Lingulodinium machaerophorum, in surface sediments and its potential use as a salinity proxy. K. Mertens, S. Ribeiro, I. Bouimetarhan, H. Caner, N. Combourieu-Nebout, B. Dale, A. De Vernal, M. Ellegaard, M. Filipova, A. Godhe, E. Goubert, K. Grøsfjeld, U. Holzwarth, U. Kotthoff, S.A.G. Leroy, L. Londeix, F. Marret, K. Matsuoka, P.J. Mudie,L. Naudts, J-L. Peña-Manjarrez, A. Persson, S-M. Popescu, V. Pospelova, F. Sangiorgi et al. Marine Micropalaeontology 70, 54-69. 2009.  

First sighting of active fluid venting in the Gulf of Cadiz. Van Rooij, D., Depreiter,D., Bouimetarhan, I., De Boever, E., De Rycker, K., Foubert, A., Huvenne, V., Reveillaud, J., Staelens, P., Vercruysse, J., Versteeg, W., Henriet, J.P. Eos 86, 509-511. 2005.

Other Publications

Rachid Cheddadi, I. Bouimetarhan, M. Carré, A. Rhoujjati, A. Benkaddour and M. Nourelbait (2018). Climate change in Africa: Evidence, mechanisms and impacts – Past and present. PAGES News 26, 42.

I.Bouimetarhan, L. Dupont, C. Itambi, J-B. Stuut (2014). African climate-vegetation interactions since the Last Glacial Period. PAGES News 21, 90.

I.Bouimetarhan, H.C. Steen-Larsen (2013). Advocating for the relevance and importance of paleo-research to a funding agency or a policy maker. PAGES News 21, 85.

I.Bouimetarhan, (2009). Oceanic and climatic variability in the eastern tropical North Atlantic and over western Sahel during the last deglaciation and the Holocene. PhD thesis, Elektronische Dissertationen an der Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek Bremen, Germany. urn:nbn:de:gbv:46-diss000114177.

Henriet, J.P.; Hamoumi, N.; Ivanov, M.; Pinheiro, L.; Suzyumov, A.; Swennen, R.; Blinova, V.; Bouimetarhan, I.; De Boever, E.; Depreiter, D.; Foubert, A.; Kozlova, E.; Maignien, L.; Poort, J.; Van Rensbergen, P.; Van Rooij, D. (2006). The mud volcano province on the Atlantic Moroccan margin: Towards a natural laboratory for joint European-Maghreb research, in: CIESM (2006). Fluid seepages – mud volcanism in the Mediterranean and adjacent domains, Bologna, 19-22 October 2005. CIESM Workshop Monographs 29, 21-26.

Krastel, S., M.J. Beld, Bouimetarhan, I, M. Brüning, , K. Enneking, J.A. Felzenberg, G., Fischer, J. Geersen, T.J.J. Hanebuth, R. Henrich, D.C. Heslop, M. Höcker, J. Hoffmann, C., Holz, A. Hübner, B. Kockisch, M. Kölling, K.M. Mara, N. Nowalds, R. Pierau, U. Proske, C., Reuter, L. Schnieders, H.D. Scholz, T. Truscheit, M. Urlaub, T. Vogt, R.B. Wynn, L. Zühlsdorff (2006). Report and preliminary results of Meteor cruise M65/2, Dakar-Las Palmas, 04.07– 26.07.2005. Berichte, Fachbereich Geowissenschaften, Universität Bremen, No. 249, 185 pp.

Mulitza, S; Bouimetarhan, I; Brüning, M; Freesemann, A; Gussone, N; Filipsson, H L; Heil, G M N; Hessler, S; Jaeschke, A; Johnstone, H; Klann, M; Klein, F; Küster, K; März, C; McGregor, HV; Minning, M; Müller, H; Ochsenhirt, W-T; Paul, A; Schewe, F; Schulz, M; Steinlöchner, J; Stuut, J-BW; Tjallingii, R; von Dobeneck, T; Wiesmaier, S; Zabel, M; Zonneveld, KAF (2006): Report and preliminary results of Metor-Cruise M65/1, Dakar-Dakar, 11.06.-1.07.2005. Berichte aus dem Fachbereich Geowissenschaften der Universität Bremen, 252, 149 pp, urn:nbn:de:gbv:46-ep000100799