For more about my research activities, please see my CV.

Mowry, C.B., Lee, A., Taylor, Z.P., Hamid, N., Heneghen, M., Russell, J., Whitney, S., and Wilson, L.A.  “Using community science data to investigate urban coyotes (Canis latrans) in Atlanta, Georgia, USA”. In press, Human Dimensions of Wildlife.

Taylor, Z.P., Lane, C.S., Horn, S.P.  “A 3,600-year record of drought in Southern Pacific Costa Rica.”, In Press, Quaternary Research.

Carleton, R.E., Graham J.H., Lee, A, Taylor, Z.P., Carleton, J.F.  2019.  Reproductive success of Eastern Bluebirds (Sialia sialis) varies with the timing and severity of drought. PLoS ONE 14(8): e0214266.

Taylor, Z.P.  2017. “Identifying and Quantifying Disjunctions at Multiple Taxonomic Levels in Western Hemisphere Mammals.” The Professional Geographer 69: 472485.

Taylor, Z.P. and Bennett, D.E.  2016.  “Ecosystem Services Valuation as an Opportunity for Inquiry Learning.”  Journal of Geoscience Education 64: 175–182.

Lane, C.S., Horn, S.P., Taylor, Z.P., Kerr, M.T.  2016.  “Rapid Response of Terrestrially-Derived n-Alkane δ13C Values in Lacustrine Sediments to Prehistoric Land Clearance and Agriculture.”  Quaternary Science Reviews 145: 238–242.

Taylor, Z.P., Horn, S.P., Finkelstein, D.B.  2015.  “Assessing geochemical and isotopic intra-basin spatial variability in a small neotropical lake.”  Journal of Paleolimnology 54: 395–411.

Taylor, Z.P., Horn, S.P., Finkelstein, D.B.  2013.  “Late-Holocene droughts as controls on prehistoric agriculture in southern Central America.”  Quaternary Science Reviews 73: 196–200.

Taylor, Z.P., Horn, S.P., Finkelstein, D.B.  2013.  “Evaluating the use of maize pollen concentrations in lake sediments as indicators of prehistoric agriculture.”  The Holocene 23: 76–82.

M.J. Power, Mayle, F.E., Bartlein, P.J., Marlon, J.R., Anderson, R.S., Behling, H., Brown, K.J., Carcaillet, C., Colombaroli, D., Gavin, D.G., Hallett, D.J., Horn, S.P., Kennedy, L.M., Lane C.S., Long, C., Moreno, P.I., Paitre, C., Robinson, G., Taylor, Z.P., Walsh, M.  2012.  “Climatic control of the biomass-burning decline in the Americas after AD 1500.”  The Holocene 23: 3–13.

Taylor, Z.P, Horn, S.P., Mora, C.I., Orvis, K.H., Cooper, L.C.  2010.  “A multiproxy palaeoecological record of late-Holocene forest expansion in lowland Bolivia.”  Palaeogeography, Palaeoecology, Palaeoclimatology 293: 98–107.

Lane, C.S., Horn, S.P., Taylor, Z.P., Mora, C.I.  2009.  “Assessing the scale of prehistoric human impact in the neotropics using stable carbon isotope analyses of lake sediments: A test case from Costa Rica.”  Latin American Antiquity 20 (1): 120–133.