Staff Publications: 2015 – Current

The following list represents current publications. Earlier publications may be viewed by selecting previous periods from the list to the right. Also available is a PDF with the major WHRC publications of the past 5 years.

WHRC publications are listed with links to abstracts and/or full texts where available.

(* indicates publication is in Portuguese, ** indicates French)

2017   |   2016   |   2015


2017


Ahmed, Z. U., P. B. Woodbury, J. Sanderman, B. Hawke, V. Jauss, D. Solomon, and J. Lehmann. 2017. Assessing soil carbon vulnerability in the Western USA by geo-spatial modeling of pyrogenic and particulate carbon stocksJournal of Geophysical Research Biogeosciences 122. doi:10.1002/2016JG003488

Azevedo, A.A., R. Rajão, M.A. Costa, M.C.C. Stabile, M.N. Macedo, T.N.P. dos Reis, A. Alencar, B.S. Soares-Filho, and R. Pacheco. 2017. Limits of Brazil’s Forest Code as a means to end illegal deforestationProceedings of the National Academy of Sciences May. doi:10.1073/pnas.1604768114

Baccini, A., W. Walker, L. Carvalho, M. Farina, D. Sulla-Menashe, and R.A. Houghton. 2017. Tropical forests are a net carbon source based on aboveground measurements of gain and lossScience 358:6359. doi:10.1126/science.aam5962

Ballantyne, A., W. Smith, W. Anderegg, P. Kauppi, J. Sarmiento, P. Tans, E. Shevliakova, Y. Pan, B. Poulter, A. Anav, P. Friedlingstein, R. Houghton, and S. Running. 2017. Accelerating net terrestrial carbon uptake during the warming hiatus due to reduced respiration. Nature Climate Change 7:148-152. doi.10.1038/nclimate3204

*Brown, F. 2017. Human-influenced climate change is already happening. A Gazeta Rio Branco C1-2. 21 March.

*Brown, F. 2017. Our collective stupidity and the future of the Earth. A Gazeta Rio Branco. C1-2. 7 March.

*Brown, F. 2017. Taking care of our home – the Earth:  the biosphere and invisible thingsA Gazeta Rio Branco. C1-2. 6 February.

Coe, M.T., P.M. Brando, L.A. Deegan, M.N. Macedo, C. Neill, and D.V. Silvério. 2017. The Forests of the Amazon and Cerrado Moderate Regional Climate and Are the Key to the FutureTropical Conservation Science 10:1–6.

De Faria, B., P.M. Brando, M.N. Macedo, P. Panday, B.S. Soares-Filho, and M.T Coe. 2017. Current and future patterns of fire-induced forest degradation in AmazoniaEnvironmental Research Letters.

Dugan, A.J., R. Birdsey, S.P. Healey, Y. Pan, F. Zhang, G. Mo, J. Chen, C. Woodall, A.J. Hernandez, K. McCullough, J.B. McCarter, C.L. Raymond, and K. Dante-Wood. 2017.Forest Sector Carbon Analyses Support Land Management Planning and Projects: Assessing the Influence of Anthropogenic and Natural FactorsClimatic Change 144(2):207-220.

Dunckel, K., A. Weiskittel, and G. Fiske. 2017. Projected Future Distribution of Tsuga canadensis across Alternative Climate Scenarios in Maine, U.S. Forests 8(8):285. doi:10.3390/f8080285

Fang, Y., A.M. Michalak, C.R. Schwalm, D.N. Huntzinger, J.A. Berry, P. Ciais, et al. 2017. Global land carbon sink response to temperature and precipitation varies with ENSO phaseEnvironmental Research Letters 12:064007. doi.org/10.1088/1748-9326/aa6e8e

Giffen, R.A., C. Schwalm, R. Perschel, P. Duffy, R.A. Houghton, W. Price, and F. Lowenstein. 2017. Seeing Forests for More than Carbon in the Trees: Incentivizing Actions Beyond Carbon Storage to Mitigate Climate Change. Journal of Forestry. doi:10.5849/jof.2016-016

Gonçalves, F., R. Treuhaft, B. Law, A. Almeida, W. Walker, A. Baccini, J.R. dos Santos, and P. Graça. 2017. Estimating Aboveground Biomass in Tropical Forests: Field Methods and Error Analysis for the Calibration of Remote Sensing Observations. Remote Sensing 121(9):2476–2492. doi:10.3390/rs9010047

Griscom, B.W., J. Adams, P.W. Ellis, R.A. Houghton, G. Lomax, D.A. Miteva, W.H. Schlesinger, D. Shoch, J.V. Siikamäki, P. Smith, P. Woodbury, C. Zganjar, A. Blackman, J. Campari, R.T. Conant, C. Delgado, P. Elias, T. Gopalakrishna, M.R. Hamsik, M. Herrero, J. Kiesecker, E. Landis, L. Laestadius, S.M. Leavitt, S. Minnemeyer, S. Polasky, P. Potapov, F.E. Putz, J. Sanderman, M. Silvius, E. Wollenberg, and J. Fargione. 2017. Natural climate solutionsPNAS. doi:10.1073/pnas.1710465114

Groffman, P.M., M. Avolio, J. Cavender-Bares, N.D. Bettez, J.M. Grove, S.J. Hall, S.E. Hobbie, K.L. Larson, S.B. Lerman, D.H. Locke, J.B. Heffernan, J.L. Morse, C. Neill, K.C. Nelson, J. O’Neil-Dunne, D.E. Pataki, C. Polsky, R.V. Pouyat, R. Roy Chowdhury, M. Steele, and T.L.E. Trammell. 2017. Ecological homogenization of residential macrosystemsNature Ecology and Evolution 1:0191 

Hobbie, J.E., G.R. Shaver, E.B. Rastetter, J.E. Cherry, S.J. Goetz, K.C. Guay, W.A. Gould, and G.W. Kling. 2017. Ecosystem responses to climate change at a Low Arctic and a High Arctic long-term research site. Ambio 46(1):160-173. doi:10.1007/s13280-016-0870-x

Holdren, J.P. 2017. The perversity of the climate science kangaroo courtThe Boston Globe / Opinion Section. 25 July.

Houghton, R.A., and A.A. Nassikas. 2017. Global and regional fluxes of carbon from land use and land-cover change 1850-2015Global Biogeochemical Cycles 31:456-472. doi:10.1002/2016GB005546

Huntzinger, D.N., A.M. Michalak, C. Schwalm, P. Ciais, A.W. King, Y. Fang, et al. 2017. Uncertainty in the response of terrestrial carbon sink to environmental drivers undermines carbon-climate feedback predictions. Nature Scientific Reports. doi:10.1038/s41598-017-03818-2

Jain, M., P. Mondal, G.L. Galford, G. Fiske, and R.S. DeFries. 2017. An Automated Approach to Map Winter Cropped Area of Smallholder Farms across Large Scales Using MODIS Imagery. Remote Sensing 9:566. doi:10.3390/rs9060566

Jaussa, V., P.J. Sullivan, J. Sanderman, D.B. Smith, and J. Lehmann. 2017. Pyrogenic carbon distribution in mineral topsoils of the northeastern United States. Geoderma 296:69-78. doi:10.1016/j.geoderma.2017.02.022

Jung, M., M. Reichstein, C.R. Schwalm, C. Huntingford, S. Sitch, A. Ahlström, A. Arneth, G. Camps-Valls, P. Ciais, et al. 2017. Compensatory water effects link yearly global land CO2 sink changes to temperature. Nature. doi:10.1038/nature20780

Kim, J.S., J.S. Kug, S.J. Jeong, D.N. Huntzinger, A.M. Michalak, C.R. Schwalm, Y. Wei, and K. Schaefer. 2017. Reduced North American terrestrial primary productivity linked to anomalous Arctic warmingNature Geoscience 10:572-576. doi:10.1038/ngeo2986

Koirala, S., M. Jung, M. Reichstein, I.E. Graaf, G. Camps‐Valls, K. Ichii, D. Papale, B. Raduly, C.R. Schwalm, G. Tramontana, and N. Carvalhais. 2017. Global distribution of groundwater-vegetation spatial covariation. Geophysical Research Letters 44(9):4134-4142. doi:10.1002/2017GL072885

Kropp, H., M. Loranty, H.D. Alexander, L.T. Berner, S.M. Natali, and S.A. Spawn. 2017. Environmental constraints on transpiration and stomatal conductance in a Siberian Arctic boreal forestJournal of Geophysical Research Biogeosciences 122:487–497. doi:10.1002/2016JG003709

Lewis, C.J.E., P.E. Carnell, J. Sanderman, J.A. Baldock, and P.I. Macreadie. 2017. Variability and Vulnerability of Coastal ‘Blue Carbon’ Stocks: A Case Study from Southeast AustraliaEcosystems 1-17.

Macreadie, P.I., Q.R. Ollivier, J.J. Kelleway, O. Serrano, P.E. Carnell, C.J. Ewers Lewis, T.B. Atwood, J. Sanderman, J. Baldock, R.M. Connolly, C.M. Duarte, P.S. Lavery, A. Steven, and C.E. Lovelock. 2017. Carbon sequestration by Australian tidal marshes. Scientific Reports 7:44071. doi:10.1038/srep44071

Mauritz, M., R. Bracho, G. Celis, J. Hutschings, S.M. Natali, E. Pegoraro, V. Salmon, C. Schaedel, E. Webb, and E.A.G. Schuur. 2017. Nonlinear CO2 flux response to 7 years of experimentally induced permafrost thawGlobal Change Biology 2017;00:1-20. doi:10.1111/gcb.13661

Mayes, M., J. Mustard, J. Melillo, C. Neill, and G. Nyadzi. 2017. Going beyond the green: Senesced vegetation material predicts basal area and biomass in remote sensing of tree cover conditions in an African tropical dry forest (Miombo woodland) landscapeEnvironmental Research Letters 12:085004.

Mekonnen, Z.A., R.F. Grant, and C.R. Schwalm. 2017. Carbon sources and sinks of North America as affected by major drought events during the past 30 yearsAgricultural and Forest Meteorology 244-245:42-56. doi:10.1016/j.agrformet.2017.05.006

Nagy, R.C., E.B. Rastetter, C. Neill, and S. Porder. 2017. Nutrient limitation in tropical secondary forests following different management practices. Ecological Applications 27:734-755.

Neill. C. Thanks to EPA and Clean Air ActThe Falmouth Enterprise. 2 May.

Neill, C. Americans are more and more disconnected from natureThe Falmouth Enterprise. 26 May.

Neill, C. Dedicated Pondwatchers gather valuable data on estuariesThe Falmouth Enterprise. 28 July.

Neill, C. New plant will deliver high-quality water even under high demandThe Falmouth Enterprise. 25 August.

Neill, C., K. Jankowski, P.M. Brando, M.T. Coe, L.A. Deegan, M.N. Macedo, S.H. Riskin, S. Porder, H. Elsenbeer, and A.V. Krusche. 2017. Surprisingly modest water quality impacts from expansion and intensification of large-scale commercial agriculture in the Brazilian Amazon-Cerrado regionTropical Conservation Science. doi:10.1177/1940082917720669

Noojipady, P., D.C. Morton, M.N. Macedo, D.C. Victoria, C. Huang, H.K. Gibbs, and E.L. Bolfe. 2017. Forest carbon emissions from cropland expansion in the Brazilian Cerrado biome. Environmental Research Letters 12 025004. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/aa5986

Palm, C.A., C. Neill, P. Lefebvre, and K.L. Tully. 2017. Targeting sustainable intensification of maize-based agriculture in East Africa. Tropical Conservation Science. doi:10.1177/1940082917720670

Pelletier, J., A. Siampale, P. Legendre, P. Jantz, N.T. Laporte, and S.J. Goetz. 2017. Human and natural controls of the variation in aboveground tree biomass in African dry tropical forests. Ecological Applications. doi:10.1002/eap.155

Prevéy, J, M. Vellend, N. Rüger, R. Hollister, A. Bjorkman, I. Meyers-Smith, S. Elmendorf, K. Clark, E. Cooper, B. Elberling, A. Fosaa, G. Henry, T. Høye, I. Jónsdóttir, K. Klanderud, E. Lévesque, M. Mauritz, U. Molau, S. Natali, S. Oberbauer, Z. Panchen, E. Post, S. Rumpf, N. Schmidt, E. Schuur, P. Semenchuk, T. Troxler, J. Welker, and C. Rixen. 2017. Greater temperature sensitivity of plant phenology at colder sites: implications for convergence across northern latitudesGlobal Change Biology. doi:10.1111/gcb.13619

Riskin, S.H., C. Neill, K. Jankowski, A.V. Krusche, R. McHorney, H. Elsenbeer, M.N. Macedo, D. Nunes, and S. Porder. 2017. Solute and sediment export from Amazon forest and soybean headwater streams. Ecological Applications 27(1):193–207

Rogers, B.M., P. Jantz, and S.J. Goetz. 2017. Vulnerability of eastern US tree species to climate change. Global Change Biology. doi:10.1111/gcb.13585

Russo, T.A., K. Tully, C. Palm, and C. Neill. 2017. Leaching losses from Kenyan maize cropland receiving different rates of nitrogen fertilizerAgriculture, Ecosystems and Environment108:195-209.

Sanderman, J., and A.A. Berhe. 2017. Biogeochemistry: The soil carbon erosion paradoxNature Climate Change 7(5):317-319. doi:10.1038/nclimate3281

Sanderman, J., C. Creamer, W.T. Baisden, M. Farrell, and S. Fallon. 2017. Greater soil carbon stocks and faster turnover rates with increasing agricultural productivity. SOIL 3:1–16. doi:10.5194/soil-3-1-2017

Sanderman, J., M. Farrell, P.I. Macreadie, M. Hayes, J. McGowan, and J. Baldock. 2017. Is demineralization with dilute hydrofluoric acid a viable method for isolating mineral stabilized soil organic matter? Geoderma.

Sanderman, J., T. Hengl, and G.J. Fiske. 2017. Soil carbon debt of 12,000 years of human land use. PNAS. doi:10.1073/pnas.1706103114

Sanderman, J., and M. Kramer. 2017. Dissolved organic matter retention in volcanic soils with contrasting mineralogy: a column sorption experimentBiogeochemistry. doi:10.1007/s10533-017-0374-1

Schwalm, C.R., W.R.L. Anderegg, A.M. Michalak, J.B. Fisher, F. Biondi, G. Koch, M. Litvak, K. Ogle, J.D. Shaw, A. Wolf, D.N. Huntzinger, K. Schaefer, R. Cook, Y. Wei, Y. Fang, D. Hayes, M. Huang, A. Jain, , and H. Tian. 2017. Global patterns of drought recoveryNature. doi:10.1038/nature23021

Shmelev, D., A. Veremeeva, G. Kraev, A. Kholodov, R.G.M. Spencer, W.S. Walker, and E. Rivkina. 2017. Estimation and Sensitivity of Carbon Storage in Permafrost of North-Eastern Yakutia.Permafrost and Periglacial Processes. doi:10.1002/ppp.1933

Trevathan-Tackett, S.M., P.I. Macreadie, J. Sanderman, J. Baldock, J.M. Howes, and P.J. Ralph. 2017. A global assessment of the chemical recalcitrance of seagrass tissues: implications for long-term carbon sequestrationFrontiers in Plant Science 8:925. doi:10.3389/fpls.2017.00925

Trevathan-Tackett, S.M., J. Seymour, D. Nielsen, P. Macreadie, T. Jeffries, J. Sanderman, J. Baldock, J. Howes, A. Steven, and J. Ralph. 2017. Sediment anoxia limits microbial-driven seagrass carbon remineralization under warming conditionsFEMS Microbiology Ecology 93:6. doi:10.1093/femsec/fix033

Upstill-Goddard, R.C., M.E. Salter, P.J. Mann, J. Barnes, J. Poulsen, B. Dinga, G.J. Fiske, and R.M. Holmes. 2017. The riverine source of CH4 and N2O from the Republic of Congo, western Congo Basin. Biogeosciences 14:2267-2281. doi:10.5194/bg-14-2267-2017

Van der Werf, G.R., J.T. Randerson, L. Giglio, T.T. van Leeuwen, Y. Chen, B.M. Rogers, M. Mu, M.J.E. van Marle, D.C. Morton, G.J. Collatz, R.J. Yokelson, and P.S. Kasibhatla. 2017. Global fire emissions estimates during 1997-2015Earth System Science Data 9:697-720.

Van Marle, M.J.E., R.D. Field, G.R. van der Werf, I.A. Estrada de Wagt, R.A. Houghton, L.V. Rizzo, P. Artaxo, and K. Tsigaridis. 2017. Fire and deforestation dynamics in Amazonia (1973–2014). Global Biogeochemical Cycles 31(1):24-38. doi:10.1002/2016GB005445

Vargas, R., D. Alcaraz-Segura, R. Birdsey, et al. 2017. Enhancing interoperability to facilitate implementation of REDD+: case study of Mexico. Carbon Management. doi:10.1080/17583004.2017.1285177

Veraverbeke, S., B.M. Rogers, M.L. Goulden, R.R. Jandt, C.E. Miller, E.B. Wiggins, and J.T. Randerson. 2017. Lightning as a major driver of recent large fire years in North American boreal forests. Nature Climate Change. doi:10.1038/nclimate3329

Wheeler, M.M., C. Neill, P.M. Groffman, M. Avolio, N. Bettez, J. Cavender-Bares, R. Roy Chowdhury, L. Darling, J.M. Grove, S.J. Hall, J.B. Heffernan, S.E. Hobbie, K.L. Larson, J.L. Morse, K.C. Nelson, L.A. Ogden, J. O’Neil-Dunne, D.E. Pataki, C. Polsky, M. Steele, and T.L.E. Trammell. 2017. Continental-scale homogenization of residential lawn plant communitiesLandscape and Urban Planning 135:54-63.

*Xavier, M., N. Macêdo, P. Ruiz, and F. Brown. 2017.  Roads along the frontier: more sustainable alternatives. A Gazeta Rio Branco C1-2. 4 April.


2016


Abbott, B.W. … S.M. Natali … S.J. Goetz … B.M. Rogers, et al. 2016. Biomass offsets little or none of permafrost carbon release from soils, streams, and wildfire: an expert assessment. Environmental Research Letters. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/11/3/034014

Arantes, A.E., L.G. Ferreira, and M.T. Coe. 2016. The seasonal carbon and water balances of the Cerrado environment of Brazil: Past, present, and future influences of land cover and land use. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing 117:66-78.

Bracho, R., S.M. Natali, E. Pegoraro, K.G. Crummer, C. Schädel, L. Wu, K. Xue, J.M. Tiedje, K. Konstantinidis, L. Luo, L. Zhou, and E.A.G. Schuur. 2016. Temperature sensitivity of organic matter decomposition of permafrost-region soils during laboratory incubationsSoil Biology and Biochemistry 97:1-14.

Brando, P.M.,  C. Oliveria-Santos, W. Rocha, R. Cury, and M.T. Coe. 2016. Effects of experimental fuel additions on fire intensity and severity: unexpected carbon resilience of a neotropical forest. Global Change Biology. doi:10.1111/gcb.13172

*Brown, I.F., and C.G. Santos. 2016. Rainfall: Monitoring, Alerts and Alarms. Op-Ed. A Gazeta C1-2. 23 February. Rio Branco, Acre, Brazil.

*Brown, I.F., E. dos Santos, and S. Silva. 2016. Doubts, Risk Management and the 2016 Drought. Op-Ed. A Gazeta C1-2. 8 March. Rio Branco, Acre, Brazil.

*Brown, I.F., E. dos Santos, and S. Silva. 2016. The Great Acceleration and the Future of 2080. Op-Ed. A Gazeta C1-2. 5 April. Rio Branco, Acre, Brazil.

Butterfield, B.J., A.L. Camhi, R.L. Rubin, and C.R. Schwalm. 2016. Tradeoffs and compatibilities among ecosystem services: Biological, physical and economic drivers of multifunctionality. Advances in Ecological Research. doi:10.1016/bs.aecr.2015.09.002

Carbone, M.S., A.D. Richardson, M. Chen, E.A. Davidson, H. Hughes, K.E. Savage, and D.Y. Hollinger. 2016. Constrained partitioning of autotrophic and heterotrophic respiration reduces model uncertainties of forest ecosystem carbon fluxes but not stocks. Journal of Geophysical Research Biogeosciences. doi:10.1002/2016JG003386

Castanho, A.D.A, D. Galbraith, K. Zhang, M.T. Coe, M.H Costa, and P. Moorcroft. 2016. Changing Amazon biomass and the role of atmospheric CO2 concentration, climate, and land useGlobal Biogeochemical Cycles. doi:10.1002/2015GB005135

Cervarich, M., S. Shu, A.K. Jain, A. Arneth, J. Canadell, P. Friedlingstein, R.A. Houghton, E. Kato, C. Koven, P. Patra, B. Poulter, S. Sitch, B. Stocker, N. Viovy, A. Wiltshire and N. Zeng. 2016. The terrestrial carbon budget of South and Southeast AsiaEnvironmental Research Letters 11.105006. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/11/10/105006

Coe, M.T., M.N. Macedo, P.M. Brando, P. Lefebvre, P. Panday, and D. Silvério. 2016. Hydrology and energy balance of the Amazon. In Interactions between Biosphere, Atmosphere and Human Land Use in the Amazon Basin, ed. L. Nagy, B. Forsberg, and P. Artaxo, 35-53. Ecological Studies: Analysis and Synthesis 227. Springer Verlag, Berlin. doi:10.1007/978-3-662-49902-3

Curasi, S.R., M.M. Loranty, and S.M. Natali. 2016. Water track distribution and effects on carbon dioxide flux in an eastern Siberian upland tundra landscapeEnvironmental Research Letters 11:054002. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/11/4/045002

Duffy, P. 2016. International climate change progress continues. Cape Cod Times. 21 November.

Ellis, P., B. Griscom, W. Walker, F. Gonçalves, and T. Cormier. 2016. Mapping selective logging impacts in Borneo with GPS and airborne lidar. Forest Ecology and Management 365:184-196.

*Ferreira, E., and I.F. Brown. 2016. Will We Live a New Dark Age on the Planet? Part 1. Op-Ed. A Gazeta C1-2. 10 May. Rio Branco, Acre, Brazil.

Fisher, J.B., M. Sikka, D.N. Huntzinger, C.R. Schwalm, and J. Liu. 2016. Technical note: 3-hourly temporal downscaling of monthly global terrestrial biosphere model net ecosystem exchange. Biogeosciences 13:4271-4277. doi:10.5194/bg-13-4271-2016

Frey, K.E., W.V. Sobczak, P.J. Mann, and R.M. Holmes. 2016. Optical properties and bioavailability of dissolved organic matter along a flow-path continuum from soil pore waters to the Kolyma River mainstem, East Siberia. Biogeosciences 13:2279–2290. doi:10.5194/bg-13-1-2016

Goetz, S., N. Laporte, and P. Jantz. 2016. Saving Species While Mitigating Climate Change: Investigating ideal locations for corridors connecting protected lands based on areas of highest carbon densities. A SERVIR Applied Sciences Team project analysis.

Griscom, B.W., P.W. Ellis, A. Baccini, D. Marthinus, J.S. Evans, and Ruslandi. 2016. Synthesizing Global and Local Datasets to Estimate Jurisdictional Forest Carbon Fluxes in Berau, IndonesiaPLoS ONE 11(1):e0146357. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0146357

Groffman, P.M., J.M. Grove, C. Polsky, N.D. Bettez, J.L. Morse, J. Cavender-Bares, S.J. Hall, J.B. Heffernan, S.E. Hobbie, K.L. Larson, C. Neill, K. Nelson, L. Ogden, J. O’Neil-Dunne, D. Pataki, and R.R. Chowdhury. 2016. Satisfaction, water and fertilizer use in the American residential macrosystem. Environmental Research Letters. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/11/3/034004

Gross, J.E., M. Tercek, K. Guay, M. Talbert, T. Chang, A. Rodman, D. Thoma, P. Jantz, and J.T. Morisette. 2016. Chapter 4. Historical and Projected Climates to Support Climate Adaptation across the Northern Rocky Mountains. In Climate Change in Wildlands: Pioneering Approaches to Science and Management, ed. A.J. Hansen, W. Monahan, D.M. Theobald, and S.T. Olliff. Washington, DC: Island Press.

Grosse, G., S. Goetz, A.D. McGuire, V.E. Romanovsky, and E.A. Schuur. 2016. Changing permafrost in a warming world and feedbacks to the Earth system. Environmental Research Letters 11:040201. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/11/4/040201

Guay, K. P. Jantz, J.E. Gross, B.M. Rogers, and S.J. Goetz. 2016. Chapter 5. Foundational Analyses of Historical and Projected Climates as a Basis for Climate Change Exposure and Adaptation Potential across the Appalachian Landscape Conservation Cooperative. In Climate Change in Wildlands: Pioneering Approaches to Science and Management, ed. A.J. Hansen, W. Monahan, D.M. Theobald, and S.T. Olliff. Washington, DC: Island Press.

Holden, S.R., B.M. Rogers, K.K. Treseder, and J.T. Randerson. 2016. Fire severity influences the response of soil microbes to a boreal forest fireEnvironmental Research Letters 11(3):035004. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/11/3/035004

Holmes, R.M., A.I. Shiklomanov, S.E. Tank, J.W. McClelland, and M. Tretiakov. 2016. River Discharge. In State of the Climate in 2015, ed. J. Blunden and D.S. Arndt, 29. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 97:8.

Hoover, D.L., and B.M. Rogers. 2016. Not all droughts are created equal: the impacts of interannual drought pattern and magnitude on grassland carbon cyclingGlobal Change Biology. doi:10.1111/gcb.13161

Houghton, R.A. 2016. Chapter 12. Deforestation. In Biological and Environmental Hazards, Risks, and Disasters. Ed. R. Sivanpillai, 313-315. Elsevier, Boston, MA.

Houghton, R.A. 2016. Global carbon budgets and the role of remote sensing. In Remote Sensing Handbook, Volume II, Land Resources Monitoring, Modeling, and Mapping with Remote Sensing, ed. P.S. Thenkabail, 639-657. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.

Ito, A., M. Inatomi, D.N. Huntzinger, C.R. Schwalm, A.M. Michalak, et al. 2016. Decadal trends in the seasonal-cycle amplitude of terrestrial CO2 exchange resulting from the ensemble of terrestrial biosphere models. Tellus B 68:28968. doi:10.3402/tellusb.v68.28968

Jantz, P., W.B. Monahan, A.J. Hansen, B.M. Rogers, S. Zolkos, T. Cormier, and S. Goetz. 2016. Chapter 8. Modeling Potential Impacts of Climate Change on Vegetation for National Parks in the Eastern United States. In Climate Change in Wildlands: Pioneering Approaches to Science and Management, ed. A.J. Hansen, W. Monahan, D.M. Theobald, and S.T. Olliff. Washington, DC: Island Press.

Kearns, P.J., J.H. Angell, E.M. Howard, L.A. Deegan, R.H.R. Stanley, and J.L. Bowen. 2016. Nutrient enrichment induces dormancy and decreases diversity of active bacteria in salt marsh sediments. Nature Communications 7:12881. doi:10.1038/ncomms12881

Lathuillière, M.J., M.T. Coe, and M.S. Johnson. 2016. What could irrigated agriculture mean for Amazonia? A review of green and blue water resources and their trade-offs for future agricultural production in the Amazon BasinHydrology and Earth System Sciences. doi:10.5194/hess-2016-71

Le Quéré, C., R.M. Andrew, J.G. Canadell, S. Sitch, J.I. Korsbakken, G.P. Peters, A.C. Manning, T.A. Boden, P.P. Tans, R.A. Houghton, et al. 2016. Global Carbon Budget 2016. Earth System Science Data 8:605-649. doi:10.5194/essd-8-605-2016

Longo, M., M. Keller, M.N. dos-Santos, V. Leitold, E.R. Pinagé, A. Baccini, S. Saatchi, E.M. Nogueira, M. Batistella, and D.C. Morton. 2016. Aboveground biomass variability across intact and degraded forests in the Brazilian Amazon. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 30(11):1639–1660.

Loranty, M., W. Lieberman-Cribbin, L. Berner, S. Natali, S. Goetz, H. Alexander, and A. Kholodov. 2016. Spatial variation in vegetation productivity trends, fire disturbance, and soil carbon across arctic-boreal permafrost ecosystems. Environmental Research Letters 11:9.

Mann, P.J., R.G.M. Spencer, P.J. Hernes, J. Six, G.R. Aiken, S.E. Tank, J.W. McClelland, K.D. Butler, R.Y. Dyda, and R.M. Holmes. 2016. Pan-Arctic trends in terrestrial dissolved organic matter from optical measurements. Frontiers in Earth Science 4:25. doi:10.3339/feart.2016.00025

McClelland, J.W., R.M. Holmes, B.J. Peterson, P.A. Raymond, R.G. Striegl, A.V. Zhulidov, S.A. Zimov, N. Zimov, S.E. Tank, R.G.M. Spencer, R. Staples, T.Y. Gurtovaya, and C.G. Griffin. 2016. Particulate organic carbon and nitrogen export from major Arctic rivers. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 30. doi:10.1002/2015GB005351

Mekonnen, Z.A., R.F. Grant, and C.R. Schwalm. 2016. Contrasting changes in gross primary productivity of different regions of North America as affected by warming in recent decades. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 218-219:50-64. doi:10.1016/j.agrformet.2015.11.016

Morton, D.C., P. Noojipady, M.M. Macedo, H. Gibbs, D.C. Victoria, and E.L. Bolfe. 2016. Reevaluating suitability estimates based on dynamics of cropland expansion in the Brazilian Amazon. Global Environmental Change 37:92-101.

Neill, C., and M.N. Macedo. 2016. The rise of Brazil’s globally-connected Amazon soybean agriculture. In Global Latin America: Into the Twenty-First Century, ed. M. Gutmann and J. Lesser, 167-186. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press.

Neu, V., N.D. Ward, A.V. Krusche, and C. Neill. 2016. Organic and inorganic carbon flow paths in an Amazonian transitional forestFrontiers in Marine Science. doi:10.3389/fmars.2016.00114

Pelletier, J., N. Gélinas, and M. Skutsch. 2016. The Place of Community Forest Management in the REDD+ Landscape. Forests 7:170. doi:10.3390/f7080170

Rogers, B.M., P. Jantz, S.J. Goetz, and D.M. Theobald. 2016. Chapter 11. Assessing the Vulnerability of Tree Species to Climate Change in the Appalachian Landscape Conservation Cooperative. In Climate Change in Wildlands: Pioneering Approaches to Science and Management, ed. A.J. Hansen, W. Monahan, D.M. Theobald, and S.T. Olliff. Washington, DC: Island Press.

Roman-Cuesta, R. M., M. Herold, M.C. Rufino, T.S. Rosenstock, R.A. Houghton, S. Rossi, K. Butterbach-Bahl, S. Ogle, B. Poulter, L. Verchot, C. Martius, and S. de Bruin. 2016.  Multi-gas and multi-source comparisons of six land use emission datasets and AFOLU estimates in the Fifth Assessment Report, for the tropics for 2000–2005Biogeosciences 13:5799-5819. doi:10.5194/bg-13-5799-2016

Salmon, V.G., P. Soucy, M. Mauritz, G. Celis, S.M. Natali, M.C. Mack, and E.A.G. Schuur. 2016. Nitrogen availability increases in a tundra ecosystem during five years of experimental permafrost thawGlobal Change Biology 22:5. doi:10.1111/gcb.13204

Sanderman, J., W.T. Baisden, and S. Fallon. 2016. Redefining the inert soil carbon pool. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 92:149-152. doi:10.1016/j.soilbio.2015.10.005

Schade, J.D., E.C. Seybold, T. Drake, W.V. Sobczak, K.E. Frey, R.M. Holmes, and N. Zimov. 2016. Variation in summer nitrogen and phosphorus uptake among Siberian headwater streams. Polar Research 35:24571.

Schädel, C., M.K.F. Bader, E.A.G. Schuur, C. Biasi, R. Bracho, P. Čapek, S. De Baets, K. Diáková, J. Ernakovich, C. Estop-Aragones, D. Graham, I.P. Hartley, C.M. Iversen, E. Kane, C. Knoblauch, M. Lupascu, S.M. Natali, R.J. Norby, J.A. O’Donnell, T.R. Chowdhury, H. Šantrůčková, G. Shaver, V.L. Sloan, C. Treat, M.R. Turetsky, M.P. Waldrop, and K.P. Wickland. 2016. Potential carbon emissions dominated bycarbon dioxide from thawed permafrost soils. Nature Climate Change. doi:10.1038/nclimate3054

Schuur, E.A.G., M.S. Carbone, C.E. Hicks Pries, F.M. Hopkins, and S.M. Natali. 2016. Radiocarbon in Terrestrial Systems. In Radiocarbon and Climate Change, ed. E.A.G. Schuur, E.R.M. Druffel, and S.E. Trumbore, 167-220. Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-25643-6_6

Shao, J., X. Zhou, Y. Luo, … , C.R. Schwalm, et al. 2016. Uncertainty analysis of terrestrial net primary productivity and net biome productivity in China during 1901–2005. Journal of Geophysical Research121(5):1372-1393. doi:10.1002/2015JG003062

Smith, A.M.S., C.A. Kolden, T.B. Paveglio, M.A. Cochrane, D.M.J.S. Bowman, M.A. Moritz, A.D. Kliskey, L. Alessa, A.T. Hudak, C.M. Hoffman, J.A. Lutz, L.P. Queen, S.J. Goetz, P.E. Higuera, L. Boschetti, M. Flannigan, K.M. Yedinak, A.C. Watts, E.K. Strans, J.W. Van Wagtendonk, J.W. Anderson, B.J. Stocks, and J.T. Abatzoglou. 2016. The Science of Firescapes: Achieving Fire-Resilient Communities. BioScience 66(2):130-146.

Soares-Filho, B., R. Rajão, F. Merry, H. Rodrigues, J. Davis, L. Lima, M. Macedo, M. Coe, A. Carneiro, and L. Santiago. 2016. Brazil’s Market for Trading Forest Certificates. PLoS ONE 11(4):e0152311. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0152311

Spera, S.A., G.L. Galford, M.T. Coe, M.N. Macedo, and J.F. Mustard. 2016. Land-Use Change Affects Water Recycling in Brazil’s Last Agricultural Frontier. Global Change Biology. doi:10.1111/gcb.13298

Theobald, D.M., W.B. Monahan, D. Harrison-Atlas, A.J. Hansen, P. Jantz, J.E. Gross, and S.T. Olliff. 2016. Chapter 6. Assessing Vulnerability to Land Use and Climate Change at Landscape Scales: Landforms and Physiographic Diversity as Coarse-Filter Targets Representing Species and Processes. In Climate Change in Wildlands: Pioneering Approaches to Science and Management, ed. A.J. Hansen, W. Monahan, D.M. Theobald, and S.T. Olliff. Washington, DC: Island Press.

Thomas, R.T., I.C. Prentice, H. Graven, … , C.R. Schwalm, et al. 2016. Increased light‐use efficiency in northern terrestrial ecosystems indicated by CO2 and greening observations. Geophysical Research Letters 43(21): 11,339–11,349. doi:10.1002/2016GL070710

Tian, H., C. Lu, P. Ciais, A.M. Michalak, J.G. Canadell, E. Saikawa, D.N. Huntzinger, K. Gurney, S. Sitch, B. Zhang, J. Yang, P. Bousquet, L. Bruhwiler, G. Chen, E. Dlugokencky, P. Friedlingstein, J. Melillo, S. Pan, B. Poulter, R. Prinn, M. Saunois, C.R Schwalm, S.C. Wofsy. 2016. The terrestrial biosphere as a net source of greenhouse gases to the atmosphere. Nature. doi:10.1038/nature16946

Trammell, T.L.E., D.E. Pataki, J. Cavender-Bares, P.M. Groffman, S.J. Hall, J.B. Heffernan, S.E. Hobbie, J.L. Morse, C. Neill, and K.C. Nelson. 2016. Plant nitrogen concentration and isotopic composition in residential lawns across seven US citiesOecologia 181(1):271-285. doi:10.1007/s00442-016-3566-9

Tramontana, G., M. Jung, C.R. Schwalm, et al. 2016. Predicting carbon dioxide and energy fluxes across global FLUXNET sites with regression algorithmsBiogeosciences 13:4291-4313. doi:10.5194/bg-13-4291-2016

Tully, K.L., J. Hickman, M. McKenna, C. Neill, and C.A. Palm. 2016. Effects of increased fertilizer application on inorganic soil nitrogen in East African maize systems. Ecological Applications26:1907-1919. doi:10.1890/15-1518.1

Vonk, J.E., A.F. Dickens, L.  Giosan, Z.A. Hussain, B. Kim, S.C. Zipper, R.M. Holmes, D.M. Montlucon, V. Galy, and T.I.  Eglinton.  2016. Arctic deltaic lake sediments as recorders of fluvial organic matter depositionFrontiers in Earth Science Biogeoscience. doi:10.3389/feart.2016.00077

Wagner, F.H., B. Hérault, D. Bonal, C. Stahl, L.O. Anderson, T.R. Baker, G.S. Becker… I.F. Brown, et al. 2016. Climate seasonality limits leaf carbon assimilation and wood productivity in tropical forests. 13(8):2537-2562. doi:10.5194/bg-13-2537-2016

Webb, E.E, E.A.G Schuur, S.M. Natali, K. Oken, R. Bracho, J. Krapek, D. Risk, and N. Nickerson. 2016. Increased wintertime CO2 loss as a result of sustained tundra warmingJournal of Geophysical Research Biogeosciences. doi:10.1002/2014JG002795

Wu, Jin, L.P. Albert, A.P. Lopes, N. Restrepo-Coupe, M. Hayek, K.T. Wiedemann, K. Guan, S.C. Stark, B. Christoffersen, N. Prohaska, J.V. Tavares, S. Marostica, H. Kobayashi, M.L. Ferreira, K. Silva Campos, R. da Silva, P.M. Brando, D.G. Dye, T.E. Huxman, A.R. Huete, B.W. Nelson, S.R. Saleska. Leaf development and demography explain photosynthetic seasonality in Amazon evergreen forests. Science 351(6276):972-976.

Xue, K., M.M. Yuan, Z.J. Shi, Y. Qin, Y. Deng, L. Cheng, L. Wu, Z. He, J.D. Van Nostrand, R. Bracho, S. Natali, E.A.G. Schuur, C. Luo, K.T. Konstantinidis, Q. Wang, J.R. Cole, J.M. Tiedje, Y. Luo, and J. Zhou. 2016. Tundra soil carbon is vulnerable to rapid microbial decomposition under climate warming. Nature Climate Change. doi:10.1038/NCLIMATE2940

Zscheischler, J., M.D  Mahecha, V. Avitabile, … , C.R. Schwalm, et al. 2016. An empirical spatiotemporal description of the global surface-atmosphere carbon fluxes: opportunities and data limitations. Biogeosciences Discussions. doi:10.5194/bg-2016-427


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Anderegg, W.R.L., C.R. Schwalm, F. Biondi, J.J. Camarero, G. Koch, M. Litvak, K. Ogle, J.D. Shaw, E. Shevliakova, A.P. Williams, A. Wolf, E. Ziaco, and S. Pacala. 2015. Pervasive drought legacies in forest ecosystems and their implications for carbon cycle models.  Science 349(6247):528-532. doi:10.1126/science.aab1833

Anderegg, W.R. L., A.P. Ballantyne, W.K. Smith, J. Majkut, S. Rabin, C. Beaulieu, R. Birdsey, J.P. Dunne, R.A. Houghton, R.B. Myneni, Y. Pan, J.L. Sarmiento, N. Serota, E. Shevliakova, P. Tans, and S.W. Pacala. 2015. Tropical nighttime warming as a dominant driver of variability in the terrestrial carbon sinkProceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi:10.1073/pnas.1521479112

Bachelet, D., B.M. Rogers, and D.R. Conklin. 2015. Challenges and Limitations of Using a DGVM for Local to Regional Applications. In Global Vegetation Dynamics: Concepts and Applications in the MC1 Model, ed. D. Bachelet and D. Turner, 31-40. Washington DC: John Wiley & Sons.

Balch, J.K., P.M. Brando, D.C. Nepstad, M.T. Coe, D. Silvério, T.J. Massad, E.A. Davidson, P. Lefebvre, C. Oliveira-Santos, W. Rocha, R.T.S. Cury, A. Parsons, and K.S. Carvalho. 2015. The Susceptibility of Southeastern Amazon Forests to Fire: Insights from a Large-Scale Burn Experiment. BioScience 65(9):893-905.

Ballantyne, A.P., R. Andres, R. Houghton, B.D. Stocker, R. Wanninkhof, W. Anderegg, L. A. Cooper, M. DeGrandpre, P.P. Tans, J.B. Miller, C. Alden, and J.W.C. White. 2015. Audit of the global carbon budget: estimate errors and their impact on uptake uncertaintyBiogeosciences 12:2565-2584.  doi:10.5194/bg-12-2565-2015

Berner, L.T., H.D. Alexander, M.M. Loranty, P. Ganzlin, M.C. Mack, S.P. Davydov, and S.J. Goetz. 2015. Biomass allometry for alder, dwarf birch, and willow in boreal forest and tundra ecosystems of far northeastern Siberia and north-central AlaskaForest Ecology and Management 337:110–118.

Boike, J., D. Lawrence, S. Natali, B. Rogers, V. Romanovsky, K. Schaefer, and S. Spawn. 2015. Permafrost. In Thresholds and Closing Windows: Risks of Irreversible Cryosphere Climate Change. A Report by the International Cryosphere Climate Initiative (ICCI), 11-14. December.

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*Brown, I.F., and G. Santos. 2015. Como acessar informação sobre eventos extremos – o potencial e os perigos (How to Access Information on Extreme Events). A Gazeta 2:3 February. Rio Branco, Acre, Brazil.

Brown, F., E. Cáceres Gallego, S.A. Hurtado, A.D. Cabrera Arenas,  G.L. Pereira Santos. 2015. The Trinational Impacts of the Acre River Basin Flood and Preparation for the Future. A Gazeta 2:21 April. Rio Branco, Acre, Brazil.

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*Brown, I.F. 2015. Somos responsáveis pelos eventos extremos de inundações e secas? (Are we responsible for extreme flooding and drought events?) A Gazeta C1-2, 30 June. Rio Branco, Acre, Brazil

*Brown, I.F. 2015. Carta Encíclica LAUDATO Si do Santo Padre Francisco sobre o Cuidado da Casa Comum (The Encyclical Laudato Si of Pope Francis on taking care of our common home). A Gazeta C1-2, 25 July. Rio Branco, Acre, Brazil

*Brown, I.F., L. Schwarzbach, and J. Gomes. 2015. Lei de Murphy II – um resultado da física de desastres (Murphy´s law: A result of the physics of disasters). A Gazeta C1-2, 11 August. Rio Branco, Acre, Brazil

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Busch, J., K. Ferretti-Gallon, J. Engelmann, M. Wright, K.G. Austin, F. Stolle, S. Turubanova, P.V. Potapov, B. Margono, M.C. Hansen, and A. Baccini. 2015. Reductions in emissions from deforestation from Indonesia’s moratorium on new oil palm, timber, and logging concessionsPNAS 112(5):1328-1333. doi:10.1073/pnas.1412514112

Castello, L., and M.N. Macedo. 2015. Large-scale degradation of Amazonian freshwater Ecosystems. Global Change Biology. doi:10.1111/gcb.13173

Chaplin-Kramer, R., I. Ramler, R. Sharp, N.M. Haddad, J.S. Gerber, P.C. West, L. Mandle, P. Engstrom, A. Baccini, S. Sim, C. Mueller, and H. King. 2015. Degradation in carbon stocks near tropical forest edges. Nature Communications. doi:10.1038/ncomms10158

Chappell, A., J. Baldock, and J. Sanderman. 2015. The global significance of omitting soil erosion from soil organic carbon cycling schemes. Nature Climate Change.  doi:10.1038/nclimate2829

Creamer, C.A., L.M. Macdonald, J.A. Baldock, J. Sanderman, and M. Farrell. 2015. Divergent responses of organic matter composition to incubation temperatureGeoderma 259–260:279–287. doi:10.1016/j.geoderma.2015.06.019

Cuthbert, R.J., G. Bush, M. Chapman, B. Ken, E. Neale, and N. Whitmore. 2015. Analysis of National Circumstances in the Context of REDD+ and Identification of REDD+ Abatement Levers on Papua New Guinea. Wildlife Conservation Society, Goroka, Papua New Guinea.

Deane-Coe, K.K., M. Mauritz, G. Celis, V. Salmon, K.G. Crummer, S.M. Natali, and E.A.G. Schuur. 2015. Experimental warming alters productivity and isotopic signature of tundra mossesEcosystems 18(6):1070-1082. doi:10.1007/s10021-015-9884-7

Diás, L.C.P., M.H. Costa, M.T. Coe, C. Neill, and M.N. Macedo. 2015. Effects of land cover change on evapotranspiration and streamflow of small catchments in the Upper Xingu River Basin, Central Brazil. Journal of Hydrology: Regional Studies 4:108–122.

Doughty, C.L., J.A. Langley, W.S. Walker, I.C. Feller, R. Schaub, and S.K. Chapman. 2015. Mangrove Range Expansion Rapidly Increases Coastal Wetland Carbon Storage. Estuaries and Coasts May. doi:10.1007/s12237-015-9993-8

Duffy, P.B., P. Brando, G.P. Asner, and C.B. Field. 2015. Projections of future meteorological drought and wet periods in the Amazon. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi:10.1073/pnas.1421010112

Duffy, P. 2015. Climate change: Why should you care? Cape Cod Times Op-ed. 26 October.

Duffy, P.B. 2015. Paris climate agreement is only a start. The Boston Globe 14 December.

Dunckel, K., A. Weiskittel, G. Fiske, S.A. Sader, E. Latty, and A. Arnett. 2015. Linking remote sensing and various site factors for predicting the spatial distribution of eastern hemlock occurrence and relative basal area in Maine, USA. Forest Ecology and Management 358:180–191.

Duval, B.D., S.M. Natali, and B.A. Hungate. 2015. What Constitutes Plant Available Molybdenum in Sandy Acidic Soils? Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 46:318-326.

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Feng, X., Ö. Gustafsson, R.M. Holmes, J.E. Vonk, B.E. van Dongen, I.P. Semiletov, O.V. Dudarev, M.B. Yunker, R.W. Macdonald, D.B. Montluçon, and T.I. Eglinton. 2015. Multi-molecular tracers of terrestrial carbon transfer across the pan-Arctic – Part 1: Comparison of hydrolysable components with plant wax lipids and lignin phenols. Biogeosciences Discussions. 12:4721-4767. doi:10.5194/bgd-12-4721-2015

*Ferreira, E., and F. Brown. 2015. Antropoceno: a época geológica do homem (II) (The Anthropocene: the Human Geologic Epoch II). A Gazeta 2:28 April. Rio Branco, Acre, Brazil.

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Fisher, R.A., S. Muszala, M. Verteinstein, P. Lawrence, C. Xu, N.G. McDowell, R.G. Knox, C. Koven, J. Holm, B.M. Rogers, A. Spessa, D. Lawrence, and G. Bonan. 2015. Taking off the training wheels: the properties of a dynamic vegetation model without climate envelopes, CLM4.5(ED). Geoscientific Model Development 8(11):3593–3619. doi: 10.5194/gmd-8-3593-2015

Galford, G.L., B.S. Soares-Filho, L.J. Sonter, and N. Laporte. 2015. Will Passive Protection Save Congo Forests? PLOS. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0128473

Goetz, S.J., M. Hansen, R.A. Houghton, W. Walker, N. Laporte, and J. Busch. 2015. Measurement and monitoring needs, capabilities and potential for addressing reduced emissions from deforestation and forest degradation under REDD+Environmental Research Letters 10. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/10/12/123001

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Hicks Pries, C., R. van Logtestjin, J. Cornelissen, S.M. Natali, E.A.G. Schuur, R. Aerts, and E. Dorrepaal. 2015. Decadal warming causes a consistent and persistent shift from heterotrophic to autotrophic respiration in contrasting permafrost ecosystemsGlobal Change Biology. doi: 10.1111/gcb.13032

Hicks Pries, C.E., E.A. G. Schuur, S.M. Natali, and K.G. Crummer. 2015. Old soil carbon losses increase with ecosystem respiration in experimentally thawed tundra. Nature Climate Change. doi:10.1038/nclimate2830

Holmes, R.M., A.I. Shiklomanov, S.E. Tank, J.W. McClelland, and M. Tretiakov. 2015. River Discharge. In Arctic Report Card 2015.

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Kannenberg, S.A., S.T. Dunn, S.M. Ludwig, S.A. Spawn, and J.D. Schade. 2015. Patterns of Potential Methanogenesis Along Soil Moisture Gradients Following Drying and Rewetting in Midwestern Prairie Pothole WetlandsWetlands. doi: 10.1007/s13157-015-0653-3

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