Staff Publications: 2005 – 2009

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2009


Baccini, A., N. Laporte, S.J. Goetz, M. Sun, W. Walker, J. Kellndorfer, R.A. Houghton.  2009. Pan-tropical forest carbon mapped with satellite and field observations. A Report for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), Conference of the Parties (COP), Fifteenth session and Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (CMP), Fifth session and sessions of the Subsidiary Bodies, 7-18 December 2009, Cophenagen, Denmark. Woods Hole Research Center, Falmouth, MA. November.

Barra Martínez, F.P., A. Centellas Quezada, P. Zuidema, and I.F. Brown. 2009. Detection of Brazil nut trees (Bertholletia excelsa) in the Bolivian Amazon via satellite imagery. Anais XIV Simpósio Brasileiro de Sensoriamento Remoto, Natal, Brasil, 25-30 April. INPE. 2547-2554.

Bergen, K.M., S.J. Goetz, R.O. Dubayah, G.M. Henebry, C.T. Hunsaker, M.L. Imhoff, R.F. Nelson, G.G. Parker, and V.C. Radeloff. 2009. Remote sensing of vegetation 3-D structure for biodiversity and habitat: Review and implications for lidar and radar spaceborne missions.  Journal of Geophysical Research 114 G00E06, doi:10.1029/2008JG000883.

Brown, I.F. 2009. Reduction of Disaster Risk as a Means of Development. Op-Ed. A Gazeta Rio Branco. 1 August C1-7.

Brown, I.F., M. Silveira, and E. Mendoza. 2009. REDD, Climate and the Vulnerable Forests of Southwestern Amazonia. Op-Ed. A Gazeta Rio Branco. 28 May C1-2.

Busch, J., B. Strassbourg, A. Cattaneo, R. Luboski, A. Bruner, R. Rice, A. Creed, R. Ashton, and F. Boltz. 2009. Comparing climate and cost impacts of reference levels for reducing emissions from deforestation. Environmental Research Letters 4:044006. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/4/4/044006

Canadell, J.G., M.R. Raupach, and R.A. Houghton. 2009. Anthropogenic CO2 emissions in Africa. Biogeosciences 6:463-468.

Clark, C.J., J.R. Poulsen, R. Malonga, and P.W. Elkan, Jr. 2009. Logging Concessions Can Extend the Conservation Estate for Central African Tropical Forests. Conservation Biology 23(5):1281–1293. doi:10.1111/j.1523-1739.2009.01243.x

Coe, M.T., M.H. Costa, and B.S. Soares-Filho. 2009. The Influence of Historical and Potential Future Deforestation on the Stream Flow of the Amazon River — Land Surface Processes and Atmospheric Feedbacks. Journal of Hydrology doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2009.02.043

Costa, M.H., M.T. Coe, and J-L Guyot. 2009. Effects of Climatic Variability and Deforestation on Surface Water Regimes. In Amazonia and Global Change. American Geophysical Union Geophysical Monograph Series, V. 186. Ed. M. Keller, M. Bustamante, J. Gash, and P. Silva Dias. 576 pp.

Crump, B.C., B.J. Peterson, P.A. Raymond, R.M.W. Amon, A. Rinehart, J.W. McClelland, and R.M. Holmes.  2009.  Circumpolar synchrony in big river bacterioplankton.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi/10.1073/pnas.0906149106.

Davidson, E.A. 2009. The contribution of manure and fertilizer nitrogen to atmospheric nitrous oxide since 1860. Nature Geoscience September doi:10.1038/ngeo608

Davidson, E.A., and N.M. Holbrook. 2009. Is temporal variation of soil respiration linked to the phenology of photosynthesis? In Phenology of Ecosystem Processes, ed. A. Noormets, 187-199. New York: Springer.

Davidson, E.A., and L.A. Martinelli. 2009. Nutrient limitations to secondary forest regrowth. In Amazonia and Global Change, ed. M. Keller, M. Bustamante, J. Gash, and P. Silva Dias, 299-310. Washington, DC: American Geophysical Union.

Ferreira, J., M.de C. Bustamante, and E.A. Davidson. 2009. Linking woody species diversity with plant available water at a landscape scale in a Brazilian savanna. Journal of Vegetation Science 20:826–835.

Fonseca, P.A.M., I.F. Brown,  H.L. Fuentes Ney, N. Dantas, E. Raez Luna, A.W. Flores de Melo, and F. Quental. 2009.  Monitoring hot pixels, fire risk, rainfall and weather forecasting in southwestern Amazonia: the experience of daily bulletins for the MAP Region (Madre de Dios-Peru, Acre-Brazil, Pando-Bolívia). Anais XIV Simpósio Brasileiro de Sensoriamento Remoto, Natal, Brasil, 25-30 April. INPE. 5227-5233.

Gloor, M., O.L. Phillips, J.J. Lloyd, S.L. Lewis, Y. Malhi, T.R. Baker, G. López-Gonzalez, J. Peacock, S. Almeida, A.C. Alves de Oliveira, E. Alvarez, I. Amaral, L. Arroyo, G. Aymard, O. Bank, L. Blanc, D. Bonal, P. Brando, K.-J. Chao, J. Chave, N. Dávila, T. Erwin, J. Silva, A. DiFiore, T.R. Feldpausch, A. Freitas, R. Herrera, N. Higuchi, E. Honorio, E. Jiménez, T. Killeen, W. Laurance, C. Mendoza, A. Monteagudo, A. Andrade, D. Neill, D. Nepstad, P. Núñez Vargas, M.C. Peñuela, A. Peña Cruz, A Prieto, N. Pitnam, C. Quesada, R. Salomão, M. Silveira, M. Schwarz, J. Stropp, F. Ramírez, H. Ramírez, A. Rudas, H. ter Steege, N. Silva, A. Torres, J. Terborgh, R. Vásquez, and G. van der Heijden.  2009. Does the disturbance hypothesis explain the biomass increase in basin-wide Amazon forest plot data? Global Change Biology 15(10):2418–2430. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2009.01891.x

Goetz, S. 2009. Thawing, browning, burning—the boreal forest of the 21st century.  Book review. Ecology 90(7):2021–2022.

Goetz, S.J., and P.S.A. Beck. 2009. Recent changes in boreal and Arctic vegetation and their feedbacks to the climate system. iLEAPS Newsletter 8:16-19.

Goetz, S.J., A. Baccini, N.T. Laporte, T. Johns, W. Walker, J. Kellndorfer, R.A. Houghton, and M. Sun. 2009. Mapping and monitoring carbon stocks with satellite observations: a comparison of methods. Carbon Balance and Management 4:2.

Goetz, S. J., P. Jantz, and C.A. Jantz. 2009. Connectivity of core habitat in the Northeastern United States: Parks and protected areas in a landscape context. Remote Sensing of Environment 113:1421–1429.

Graham, C.H., and S.J. Goetz. 2009. Remote sensing and geographic information systems. In The Princeton Guide to Ecology, ed. S. Levin, 79-86. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.

Gross, J.E., S.J. Goetz, and J. Cihlar. 2009. Application of remote sensing to parks and protected area monitoring: Introduction to the special issue. Remote Sensing of Environment 113:1343–1345.

Holmes, R.M., K.E. Frey, and S. Zimov. 2009. A field course in the Siberian Arctic: 30 days, 20 people, 3 continents, 1 barge.  EOS 90:222-223.

Houghton, R.A. 2009. Terrestrial carbon and biogeochemical cycles. In The Princeton Guide to Ecology, ed. S. Levin, 340-346. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.

Houghton, R.A., F. Hall, and S.J. Goetz. 2009.  Importance of biomass in the global carbon cycle. Journal of Geophysical Research 114, G00E03, doi:10.1029/2009JG000935.

Houghton, R.A., M. Gloor, J. Lloyd, and C. Potter. 2009. The regional carbon budget. In Amazonia and Global Change, Geophysical Monograph Series 186, ed. M. Keller, M. Bustamante, J. Gash, and P.S. Dias, 409-428. American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC.

Jantz, C.A., S.J. Goetz, D. Donato, and P. Claggett. 2009. Designing and implementing a regional urban modeling system using the SLEUTH cellular urban model. Computers, Environment and Urban Systemsdoi:10.1016/j.compenvurbsys.2009.08.003

Kellndorfer, J.M., and K.C. McDonald. 2009. Active and Passive Microwave Systems. In The SAGE Handbook of Remote Sensing, ed. T.A. Warner, M.D. Nellis, and G.M. Foody, 179-199. London: Sage Publications Ltd.

Le Quéré, C., M.R. Raupach, J.G. Canadell, G. Marland, L. Bopp, P. Ciais, T.J. Conway, S.C. Doney, R.A. Feely, P. Foster, P. Friedlingstein, K. Gurney, R.A. Houghton, J.I. House, C. Huntingford, P.E. Levy, M.R. Lomas, J. Majkut, N. Metzl, J.P. Ometto, G.P. Peters, I.C. Prentice, J.T. Randerson, S.W. Running, J.L. Sarmiento, U. Schuster, S. Sitch, T. Takahashi, N. Viovy, G.R. van der Werf, and F.I. Woodward. 2009. Trends in the sources and sinks of carbon dioxide. Nature Geoscience. doi:10.1038/ngeo689

Loranty, M. 2009. Taking the Pulse of the Forest. LiveScience March.

Malhi, Y. and E.A. Davidson. 2009. Biogeochemistry and ecology of terrestrial ecosystems of Amazonia. In Amazonia and Global Change, ed. M. Keller, M. Bustamante, J. Gash, and P. Silva Dias, 293-298. Washington, DC: American Geophysical Union.

*Martins, O. S., A. Alencar, C. Stickler, P. Moutinho, R. Rettmann, E. Pinto, and  I. de Castro. 2009. Pavimentando o caminho do REDD na Amazônia Brasileira. (Paving the REDD Road in the Brazilian Amazon.) IPAM.

Meir, P., P.M. Brando, D. Nepstad, S. Vansconcelos, A.C.L. Costa, E. Davidson, S. Almeida, R.A. Fisher, E.D. Sotta, D. Zarin, and G. Cardinot. 2009. The effects of drought on Amazonian rain forests. In Amazonia and Global Change, Ed. M. Keller, M. Bustamante, J. Gash, and P. Silva Dias, 429-449. American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC.

Nepstad, D.  B.S. Soares-Filho, F. Merry, A. Lima, P. Moutinho, J. Carter, M. Bowman, A. Cattaneo, H. Rodrigues, S. Schwartzman, D.G. McGrath, C.M. Stickler, R. Lubowski, P. Piris-Cabezas, S. Rivero, A. Alencar, O. Almeida, and O. Stella. 2009. The End of Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon. Science 326:1350-1351.

Pantoja, N.V., and I.F. Brown. 2009. Estimates of areas affected by fire in eastern Acre associated with the 2005 drought. Anais XIV Simpósio Brasileiro de Sensoriamento Remoto, Natal, Brasil, 25-30 April. INPE. 6029-6036.

Poulsen, J.R., C.J. Clark, G. Mavah, and P.W. Elkan. 2009.  Bushmeat Supply and Consumption in a Tropical Logging Concession in Northern Congo. Conservation Biology 23(6):1597–1608.

Savage, K.E., E.A. Davidson, A. Richardson, and D.Y. Hollinger. 2009. Three scales of temporal resolution from automated soil respiration. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 149:2012-2021.

Schwartzman, S., and P. Moutinho. 2009. Amazon Forest and Climate Change: compensating for deforestation Reduction. In Forests and Climate Change. Will Emission Trading Make a Difference? Ed. C. Streck and R. O’ Sullivan. Oxford University Press.

Shimabukuro, Y.E., V. Duarte, E. Arai, R.M. Freitas, A. Lima, D. Valeriano, I.F. Brown, and M.L.R. Maldonado. 2009. Fraction images derived from Terra Modis data for mapping burnt areas in Brazilian Amazonia. International Journal of Remote Sensing 30(6):1537-1546.

*Soares Filho, B., L. Dietzsch, P. Moutinho, A. Falieri, H. Rodrigues, E. Pinto, C. C. Maretti, K. Suassuna, C.A. de M. Scaramuzza, M. Lanna, and F.V. de Araújo. 2009.  Redução das emissões de carbono do desmatamento no Brasil: o papel do programa Áreas Protegidas da Amazônia (ARPA) (Reducing Carbon Emissions from Deforestation: the Role of ARPA’s Protected Areas in the Brazilian Amazon). IPAM.

Stabach, J., L. Dabek, R. Jensen, and Y.Q. Wang. 2009. Discrimination of dominant forest types for Matschie’s tree kangaroo conservation in Papua New Guinea using high resolution remote sensing data. International Journal of Remote Sensing 30(1-2):405-422.

Stabach, J., N. Laporte, and W. Olupot. 2009. Modeling habitat suitability for Grey Crowned-cranes (Balearica regulorum gibbericep) throughout Uganda. Biodiversity and Conservation 1(5):177-186.

Steinberg, D.C., and S.J. Goetz. 2009. Assessment and extension of the MODIS FPAR products in temperate forests of the eastern United States. International Journal of Remote Sensing 30(19):169-187.

Stickler, C.M., D.C. Nepstad, M.T. Coe, D.G. McGrath, H.O. Rodrigues, W.S. Walker, B.S. Soares-Filho, and E.A. Davidson. 2009. The potential ecological costs and cobenefits of REDD: a critical review and case study from the Amazon region. Global Change Biology 15:2803–2824.

Stone, T.A. 2009. The price of CO2. Coastlines. Chamber of Commerce, Falmouth, MA. February; 5.

Stone, T.A. 2009. Avoiding the worst case of climate change. The Cape Cod Times 26 May.

**Tatem, A., S. Goetz, and S. Hay. 2009. Un demi-siècle d’imagerie spatiale. Pour la Science 383:60-65.

Theobald, D.M., S.J. Goetz, J.B. Norman, and P. Jantz. 2009. Watersheds at Risk to Increased Impervious Surface Cover in the Conterminous United States. Journal of Hydrologic Engineering 14(4):362-368.

Vasconcelos, S.S., I.F. Brown, and P. Fearnside. 2009. Hot pixels in southwestern Amazonia: indicators of land use change. Anais XIV Simpósio Brasileiro de Sensoriamento Remoto, Natal, Brasil, 25-30 April. INPE. 6353-6360.

Whitcomb, J., M. Moghaddam, K. McDonald, J. Kellndorfer, and E. Podest. 2009. Mapping Wetlands of Alaska Using L-Band Satellite Radar Imagery. Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing 35:54-72.

Woodwell, G.M. 2009. Forests at their limit: one scientist’s ground-level view. Washington Monthly July/August A23.

Zhang, K., J.S. Kimball, Q. Mub, L.A. Jones, S.J. Goetz, and S.W. Running. 2009. Satellite based analysis of northern ET trends and associated changes in the regional water balance from 1983 to 2005. Journal of Hydrology 379:92–110. doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2009.09.047


2008


*Almeida, O. T., D. McGrath, S. Rivero and K. Lorenzen. 2008.  Impacto del co-manejo pesquero sobre la pesca en la Amazonia brasileña: caracterización, análisis multiagentes e interacciones.  In El Manejo de las Pesquerías en Ríos Tropicales de Sudamérica El Manejo de las Pesquerías en Ríos Tropicales de Sudamérica, ed. D. Pinedo and C. Soria, 323-333. Instituto del Bien Común and IDRC, Lima, Peru.

Baccini, A., N. Laporte, S.J. Goetz, M. Sun, and H. Dong. 2008. A first map of tropical Africa’s above-ground biomass derived from satellite imagery. Environmental Research Letters (3)045011 doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/3/4/045011

Balch, J.K., D.C. Nepstad, P.M. Brando, L.C. Curran, O. Portela, O. de Carvalho Jr., and P.  Lefebvre. 2008. Negative fire feedback in a transitional forest of Southeastern Amazonia. Global Change Biology 14(10):2276-2287.

Beck, P.S.A., T.J. Wang, A.K. Skidmore, and X.H. Liu. 2008. Displaying remotely sensed vegetation dynamics along natural gradients for ecological studies. International Journal of Remote Sensing 29(14):4277-4283.

Bowman, M.S., G.S. Amacher, and F.D. Merry. 2008. Fire use and prevention by traditional households in the Brazilian Amazon. Ecological Economics March.

Brando, P.M., D.C. Nepstad, E.A. Davidson, S.E. Trumbore, D. Ray, P. Camargo. 2008. Drought effects on litterfall, wood production, and belowground carbon cycling in an Amazon forest: results of a throughfall reduction experiment. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 363:1839-1848.

Brown, I.F. 2008. Learning to question: the roles of multiple hypotheses, successive approximations, balloons and toilet paper in university science programs of southwestern Amazonia. Journal of Science, Education & Technology 13 March.

Cattaneo, A. 2008. Regional Comparative Advantage, Location of Agriculture, and Deforestation in Brazil. Journal of Sustainable Forestry 27(1-2):25-42.

Clark, W.C., T. Vautin, J.P. Holdren, et al. 2008. Report of the Harvard University Task Force on Greenhouse Gas Emissions. Office of the President of Harvard University. June.

Cooper, L.W., J.W. McClelland, R.M. Holmes, P.A. Raymond, J.J. Gibson, C.K. Guay, and B.J. Peterson.  2008.  Flow-weighted values of runoff tracers (d18O, DOC, Ba, alkalinity) from the six largest arctic rivers.Geophysical Research Letters L18606, doi:10.1029/2008GL035007.

Davidson, E.A., B.D. Dail, and J. Chorover. 2008. Iron interference in the quantification of nitrate in soil extracts and its effect on hypothesized abiotic immobilization of nitrate. Biogeochemistry 90:65–73.

Davidson, E.A., D.C. Nepstad, F.Y. Ishida, and P.M. Bando. 2008. Effects of an experimental drought and recovery on soil emissions of carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide, and nitric oxide in a moist tropical forest. Global Change Biology 14: 2582–2590.

Davidson, E.A., T.D.D. Sá, C.J.R. Carvalho, R.D. Figueiredo, M.D.A. Kato, O.R. Kato, and F.Y. Ishida. 2008. An integrated greenhouse gas assessment of an alternative to slash-and-burn agriculture in eastern Amazonia. Global Change Biology 14:998-1007.

Davidson, E.A., G.P. Asner, T.A. Stone, C. Neill, and R.O. Figueiredo. 2008. Objective indicators of pasture degradation from spectral mixture analysis of Landsat imagery. Journal of Geophysical Research 113: G00B03.

DeFries, R.S., D.C. Morton, G.R. van der Werf, L. Giglio, G.J. Collatz, J.T. Randerson, R.A. Houghton, P.K. Kasibhatla, and Y. Shimabukuro. 2008. Fire-related carbon emissions from land use transitions in southern Amazonia. Geophysical Research Letters 35. L22705, doi:10.1029/2008GL035689.

Devos, C., C. Sanz, D. Morgan, J.R. Onononga, N. Laporte, and M.C. Huynen. 2008. Comparing ape densities and habitats in Northern Congo: surveys of sympatric gorillas and chimpanzees in the Odzala and Ndoki regions. American Journal of Primatology 70:439-451.

Garcia-Montiel, D.C., M.T. Coe, M.P. Cruz, J.N. Ferreira, E.M. da Silva, and E.A. Davidson. 2008. Estimating seasonal changes in volumetric soil water content at landscape scales in a savanna ecosystem using two-dimensional resistivity profiling, Earth Interactions 12(2):1-25.

Goetz, S., and G. Fiske. 2008. Linking the diversity and abundance of stream biota to landscapes in the mid-Atlantic USA. Remote Sensing of Environment 112:4075–4085.

Goetz, S.J., N. Gardiner, and J.H. Viers. 2008. Monitoring freshwater, estuarine and near-shore benthic ecosystems with multi-sensor remote sensing: An introduction to the special issue. Remote Sensing of Environment 112:3993–3995.

Goetz, S., J. Kellndorfer, and T. Johns. 2008. Getting over the satellite blues. Trading Carbon December.

Goetz, S., A. Baccini, N. Laporte, T. Johns, W. Walker, J. Kellndorfer, and R.A. Houghton. 2008.  Mapping and monitoring carbon stocks with satellite observations: an update. A Report for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), Conference of the Parties (COP), Fourteenth Session, 1-12 December 2008, Poznan, Poland. Woods Hole Research Center, Falmouth, MA. November.

Gómez, A., A.M. Kilpatrick, L.D. Kramer, A.P. Dupuis II, J.G. Maffei, S.J. Goetz, P.P. Marra, P. Daszak, and A.A. Aguirre. 2008. Land use and West Nile Virus seroprevalence in wild mammals. Emerging Infectious Diseases 14(6):962-965.

Goward, S.N., J.G. Masek, W. Cohen, G. Moisen, G.J. Collatz, S. Healey, R.A. Houghton, C. Huang, R. Kennedy, B. Law, S. Powell, D. Turner, and M.A. Wulder. 2008. Forest disturbance and North American carbon flux. Eos 89:105-106.

Hackler, J., and J.P. Holdren. 2008.Walking the talk and walking the walk at the Woods Hole Research Center: Design and performance of an award-winning green headquarters. Journal of Green Building 3(1):3-13.

Hajkowicz, S., K. Collins, and A. Cattaneo. 2008. Review of Agri-Environment Indexes and Stewardship Payments. Environmental Management July.

Holdren, J.P. 2008. Convincing the climate-change skeptics. The Boston Globe 4 August.

Holdren, J.P. 2008. Convincing the skeptics. International Herald Tribune 4 August.

Holdren, J.P. 2008. Presidential Address: Science and Technology for Sustainable Well-Being. Science 319:424-434.

Holdren, J.P. 2008. The Future of Climate Change Policy: The U.S.’s Last Chance to Lead. Scientific American 2008 Earth 3.0 Supplement 13 October:20-21.

Holdren, J. P., and G.M. Woodwell. 2008. Meeting Cape Cod’s Environmental Challenges. The Enterprise (Falmouth, MA) Green Special Supplement. September.

Holmes, R.M., J.W. McClelland, P.A. Raymond, B.B. Frazer, B.J. Peterson, and M. Stieglitz. 2008. Lability of DOC transported by Alaskan rivers to the Arctic Ocean. Geophysical Research Letters 35. doi:10.10289/2007GL032837.

Houghton, R.A. 2008. Biomass. In Encyclopedia of Ecology, 1st Edition, ed. S.E. Jorgensen and B.D. Fath, 448-453. Elsevier, Oxford.

Houghton, R.A. 2008. Sinks, sinks, and more sinks. Ecology 89(1):292-293.

Houghton, R.A. 2008. Carbon flux to the atmosphere from land-use changes. In TRENDS: A Compendium of Data on Global Change. Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, U.S. Department of Energy, Oak Ridge, TN.

Houghton, R.A., and S.J. Goetz. 2008. New satellites help quantify carbon sources and sinks. Eos 89(43)417-432.

Ito, A., J.E. Penner, M.J. Prather, C.P. de Campos, R.A. Houghton, T. Kato, A.K. Jain, X. Yang, G.C. Hurtt, S. Frolking, M.G. Fearon, L.P. Chini, A. Wang, and D.T. Price. 2008. Can we reconcile differences in estimates of carbon fluxes from land-use change and forestry for the 1990s? Atmospheric Chemistry & Physics 8:3291-3310.

Jantz, P., and S.J. Goetz. 2008. Using widely available geospatial data sets to assess the influence of roads and buffers on habitat core areas and connectivity. Natural Areas Journal 28(3):261-274.

Johns, T., F. Merry, C. Stickler, D. Nepstad, N. Laporte, and S. Goetz. 2008. A three-fund approach to incorporating government, public and private forest stewards into a REDD funding mechanism. International Forestry Review 10(3):458-464.

Khosla, V.; T.D. Searchinger, and R.A. Houghton. 2008. Biofuels: Clarifying Assumptions. Letters. Science 322: 371-374.

**Laporte, N., F. Merry, A. Baccini, S. Goetz, J. Stabach, and M. Bowman. 2008. Réduire les emissions de CO2 du déboisement et de la degradation dans la République Démocratique du Congo: Un premier aperçu (Reducing CO2 Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation in the Democratic Republic of Congo: A First Look). Un réport préparé pour le treizième session de la Conférence des Parties (COP 13) de la Convention-cadre des Nations Unies sur les changements climatiques (CCNUCC). Falmouth, MA: Woods Hole Research Center.

Laporte, N., W. Walker, J. Stabach, and F. Landsberg. 2008. Monitoring forest-savanna dymanics in Kibale National Park with satellite imagery (1989-2003): implications for the management of wildlife habitat. In Science and Conservation in African Forests: The Benefits of Long-Term Research, ed. R. Wrangham and E. Ross, 38-50. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK.

Marengo, J.A., C.A. Nobre, J. Tomasella, M.D. Oyama, G.S. Oliveira, R. Oliveira, H. Camargo, L.M. Alves, and I.F. Brown. 2008. The Drought of Amazonia in 2005.Journal of Climate 21(3):495-516.

Martelo, J, K. Lorenzen, M. Crossa, and D.G. McGrath. 2008. Habitat associations of exploited fish species in the Lower Amazon river–floodplain system. Freshwater Biology 53:2455–2464.

McClelland, J.W., R.M. Holmes, B.J. Peterson, R. Amon, T. Brabets, L. Cooper, J. Gibson, V. Gordeev, C. Guay, D. Milburn, R. Staples, P.A. Raymond, I. Shiklomanov, R. Striegl, A. Zhulidov, and T. Gurtovaya. 2008. Development of a Pan-Arctic Database for River Chemistry. EOS 89(24):217-218.

*McGrath, D.G., A. Cardoso, and O.T. Almeida. 2008. Evolución de un sistema de co-manejo de pesquerías en la llanura inundable de la baja Amazonia.  In El Manejo de las Pesquerías en Ríos Tropicales de Sudamérica El Manejo de las Pesquerías en Ríos Tropicales de Sudamérica, ed. D. Pinedo and C. Soria, 357-382. Instituto del Bien Común and IDRC, Lima, Peru.

Morehouse, K., T. Johns, J. Kaye, and M. Kaye. 2008. Carbon and nitrogen cycling immediately following bark beetle outbreaks in southwestern ponderosa pine forests. Forest Ecology and Management 255:2698-2708.

Nepstad, D.C., and C.M. Stickler. 2008. Managing the tropical agriculture revolution. Journal of Sustainable Forestry 27(1-2):43-56.

Nepstad, D.C., C.M. Stickler, B. Soares-Filho, and F. Merry. 2008. Interactions among Amazon land use, forests and climate: prospects for a near-term forest tipping point. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B.  doi:10.1098/rstb.2007.0036

Plumptre, A.J., G. Picton Phillips, J. Stabach, N. Laporte, E. Ourum, S. Ayebare, R. Grosch, R. Knox, and T. Akuguzibwe. 2008. Modeling Factors that Predict the Distribution and Density of Ungulate Species in the Queen Elizabeth National Park: Preliminary Findings. Falmouth, MA: Woods Hole Research Center.

Salimon, C.I., and E.A. Davidson. 2008. Heterotrophic components of soil respiration in forests and pastures of southwestern Amazonia, Acre, Brazil. Revista Ambiente e Água 3:20-27.

Samanta, S., M.K. Clayton, D.S. Mackay, E.L. Kruger, and B.E. Ewers. 2008. Quantitative comparison of canopy conductance models using a Bayesian approach. Water Resources Research 44 W09431, doi:10.1029/2007WR006761.

Savage, K., E.A. Davidson, and A.D. Richardson. 2008. A conceptual and practical approach to data quality and analysis procedures for high frequency soil respiration measurements. Functional Ecology, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2435.2008.01414.x.

Searchinger, T., R. Heimlich, R.A. Houghton, F. Dong, A. Elobeid, J. Fabiosa, S. Tokgoz, D. Hayes, and T-H. Yu. 2008. Use of U.S. Croplands for Biofuels Increases Greenhouse Gases Through Emissions from Land Use Change. Science Express Reports 7 February. DOI: 10.1126/science.1151861.

Soares Filho, B.S., L. Dietzsch, P. Moutinho, A. Falieri, H. Rodrigues, E. Pinto, C.C. Maretti, K. Suassuna, C.A.deM. Scaramuzza, M. Lanna, and F.V. de Araújo. 2008. Reducing carbon emissions from deforestation: the role of ARPA’s protected Areas in the Brazilian Amazon. IPAM, Belém, Brazil.

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Stickler, C.M., and O.T. Almeida. 2008. Harnessing international finance to manage the Amazon agro-industrial explosion? The case of International Finance Corporation loans to Grupo Maggi. Journal of Sustainable Forestry 27(1-2): 57-86.

Stickler, C.M., J.M. Kellndorfer, W.S. Walker, B.S. Soares-Filho, H.O. Rodrigues, and L. Dietzsch. 2008. Forest carbon monitoring and landscape modeling in support of REDD: The Xingu River headwaters of the SE Amazon. Presented at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conference of the Parties (COP), 14th Session. 1-12 December. Poznan, Poland.

Stickler, C.M., D.C. Nepstad, O.T. Almeida, F. Merry, B.S. Soares-Filho, L. Dietzsch, H.O. Rodrigues, M.S. Bowman, and W.S. Walker. 2008. Compensating rural property owners for compliance with the Forest Code in the Brazilian Amazon: the case of the Xingu River headwaters region. Boletim da Sociedade Brasileira de Economia Ecológica 18:18-22.

Stickler, C.M., D.C. Nepstad, B.S. Soares-Filho, H.O. Rodrigues, F. Merry, M.S. Bowman, W.S. Walker, J.M. Kellndorfer, O.T. Almeida. 2008. The opportunity costs of reducing carbon emissions in an Amazonian agroindustrial region: the Xingu River headwaters. A paper prepared for and presented at the 2008 Berlin Conference on the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change, 22-23 February. Berlin.

Stone, T.A. 2008. Paving, Floods and Forests. Northern Woodlands 15(2):18-19.

Tatem, A.J., S.J. Goetz, and S.I. Hay. 2008. Fifty years of Earth-observation satellites. American Scientist 96:390-398.

Torres-Cañabate, P.,  E.A. Davidson, E. Bulygina, R. García-Ruiz, and J.A. Carreira. 2008. Abiotic immobilization of nitrate in two soils of relic Abies pinsapo-fir forests under Mediterranean climate. Biogeochemistry 91:1-11.

Vano, J.A., J.A. Foley, C.J. Kucharik, and M.T. Coe. 2008. Controls of climatic variability and land cover on land surface hydrology of northern Wisconsin, USA.  Journal of  Geophysical Research 113, G04040, doi:10.1029/2007JG000681.

Woodwell, G.M. 2008. A new environmentalism: conservation and the core of governmental purpose. In Foundations of Environmental Sustainability, ed. L.R. Rockwood, R.E. Stewart, and T. Dietz, 415-422. Oxford University Press, New York.

Woodwell, G.M. 2008. The Ecologist’s Calling. The Falmouth Enterprise December.


2007


Bauch, S.C., G.S. Amacher, and F.D. Merry. 2007. Cost of harvesting, transportation, and milling in the Brazilian Amazon: Estimation and policy implications. Forest Policy and Economics 9:903-915.

Belk, E.L., D. Markewitz, T.C. Rasmussen, E.J.M. Carvalho, D.C. Nepstad, and E.A. Davidson. 2007. Modeling the effects of throughfall reduction on soil water content in a Brazilian Oxisol under a moist tropical forest. Water Resources Research 43, W08432. DOI:10.1029/2006WR005493.

Bunn, A.G., S.J. Goetz, J.S. Kimball, and K. Zhang. 2007. Northern high-latitude ecosystems respond to climate change. Eos 88(34)333-340.

Canadell, J.G., D.E. Pataki, R. Gifford, R.A. Houghton, Y. Luo, M.R. Raupach, P. Smith, and W. Steffen. 2007. Saturation of the terrestrial carbon sink. In Terrestrial Ecosystems in a Changing World, ed. J.G. Canadell, D. Pataki, and L. Pitelka, 59-78. Springer-Verlag, Berlin.

Canadell, J.G., C. Le Quéré, M.R. Raupach, C.B. Field, E.T. Buitenhuis, P. Ciais, T.J. Conway, N.P. Gillett, R.A. Houghton, and G. Marland. 2007. Contributions to accelerating atmospheric CO2 growth from economic activity, carbon intensity, and efficiency of natural sinks. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 104:18866-18870.

Cardille, J.A., S.R. Carpenter, M.T. Coe, J.A. Foley, P.C. Hanson, M.G. Turner, and J.A. Vano. 2007. Carbon and water cycling in lake-rich landscapes: Landscape connections, lake hydrology, and biogeochemistry. Journal of Geophysical Research 112.

CCSP. 2007. The First State of the Carbon Cycle Report (SOCCR): The North American Carbon Budget and Implications for the Global Carbon Cycle. A Report by the U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research, ed. A.W. King, L. Dilling, G.P. Zimmerman, D.M. Fairman, R.A. Houghton, G. Marland, A.Z. Rose, and T.J. Wilbanks. Asheville, NC: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Climatic Data Center.

Coe, M.T., and C. Birkett. 2007. The Desiccation of Lake Chad. In Our Changing Planet: The View from Space , ed. M.D. King, C.L. Parkinson, K.C. Partington, and R.G. Williams, 326-328. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK.

Coe, M.T., M.H. Costa, and E.A. Howard. 2007. Simulating the surface waters of the Amazon River Basin: Impacts of new river geomorphic and dynamic flow parameterizations. Hydrologic Processes 21. doi:10.1002/hyp.6850.

Davidson, E.A. 2007. Dirt cheap soil. Nature 447:777-778.

Davidson, E.A., and R.W. Howarth. 2007. Nutrients in synergy. Nature 449:1000-1001.

Davidson, E.A., C.J.R. de Carvalho, A.M. Figueira, F.Y. Ishida, J.P.H.B. Ometto, G.B. Nardoto, R.T. Sabá, S.N. Hayashi, E.C. Leal, I.C.G. Vieira, and L.A. Martinelli. 2007. Recuperation of nitrogen cycling in Amazonian forests following agricultural abandonment. Nature 447:995-998.

Ferreira, J.N., M. Bustamante, D.C. Garcia-Montiel, K. Caylor , and E.A. Davidson. 2007. Spatial variation in vegetation structure coupled to plant available water determined by two-dimensional soil resistivity profiling in a Brazilian savanna. Oecologia doi: 10.1007/s00442-007-0747-6.

Foley, J.A., G.P. Asner, M.H. Costa, M.T. Coe, R. DeFries, H.K. Gibbs, E.A. Howard, S. Olson, J. Patz, N. Ramankutty, and P. Snyder. 2007. Amazonia revealed: forest degradation and loss of ecosystem goods and services in the Amazon Basin. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 5(1):25-32.

Frey, K.E., J.W. McClelland, R.M. Holmes, and L.C. Smith. 2007. Impacts of climate warming and permafrost thaw on the riverine transport of nitrogen and phosphorus to the Kara Sea. Journal of Geophysical Research 112(g4): G04S58.

Gage, E., D.B. Dail, D.Y. Hollinger, E.A. Davidson, I.J. Fernandez, H. Sievering, A. White, and W. Halteman. 2007. Changes in canopy processes following whole-forest canopy nitrogen fertilization of a mature spruce-hemlock forest. Ecosystems 10:1133-1147 .

Gallagher, K.S., and J.P. Holdren. 2007. Sea change in the politics of climate. Washington Post Online 19 April.

Gallagher, K.S., G. Collantes, J.P. Holdren, H. Lee, and R. Frosch. 2007. Policy Options for Reducing Oil Consumption and Greenhouse-Gas Emissions from the U.S. Transportation Sector. Energy Technology Innovation Project Discussion Paper, Belfer Center, John F. Kennedy School of Government, 27 July.

Goetz, S. 2007. Crisis in Earth observation. Science 315(5820):1767.

Goetz, S.J., C.A. Jantz, and N.E. Bockstael. 2007. Modeling the urbanization process across Maryland in the context of Chesapeake Bay restoration. In Smart Growth at Ten, ed. J.W. Frece. Lincoln Institute for Land Policy, Cambridge, MA.

Goetz, S.J., S.D. Prince, and C.A. Jantz. 2007. Satellite maps of the Chesapeake watershed help to monitor urban sprawl. Chesapeake Bay Journal 17(4):20.

Goetz, S.J., D. Steinberg, R. Dubayah, and B. Blair. 2007. Laser remote sensing of canopy habitat heterogeneity as a predictor of bird species richness in an eastern temperate forest, USA. Remote Sensing of Environment 108:254-263.

Goetz, S.J., M.C. Mack, K.R. Gurney, J.T. Randerson, and R.A. Houghton. 2007. Ecosystem responses to recent climate change and fire disturbance at northern high latitudes: observations and model results contrasting northern Eurasia and North America. Environmental Research Letters 2:045031. (Selected among ERL‘s Best of 2007 papers.)

Gullison, R.E., P.C. Frumhoff, J.G. Canadell, C.B. Field, D.C. Nepstad, K. Hayhoe, R. Avissar, L. M. Curran, P. Friedlingstein, C.D. Jones, and C. Nobre. 2007. Tropical Forests and Climate Policy. Science 316:985-986.

Hanson, P.C., S.R. Carpenter, J.A. Cardille, M.T. Coe, and L.A. Winslow. 2007. Small lakes dominate a random sample of regional lake characteristics. Freshwater Biology 52:814-822.

Holdren, J.P. 2007. Energy and sustainability. Science 315:737.

Holdren, J.P. 2007. Climate change: The sky is falling. An Interview. Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists January-February 40-45.

Holdren, J.P. 2007. Threats to Civil Nuclear-Energy Facilities. In Science and Technology to Counter Terrorism: Proceedings of an Indo-U.S. Workshop, 61-70. National Academy Press, Washington, DC.

Holdren, J.P., et al. 2007. The Crisis in Earth Observation from Space. Statement by the Board of Directors of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. 28 April.

Holdren, J.P., W.K. Reilly, Co-Chair; J.W. Rowe, Co-Chair; P.R. Sharp, Congressional Co-Chair; J. Grumet, Executive Director; M. Tatsutani, Editor; et al. 2007. Energy Policy Recommendations to the President and the 110 th Congress.National Commission on Energy Policy, 19 April.

Houghton, R.A. 2007. Balancing the global carbon budget. Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences 35:313-347.

Houghton, R.A. 2007. The Carbon Cycle in Land and Water Systems. In The First State of the Carbon Cycle Report (SOCCR): The North American Carbon Budget and Implications for the Global Carbon Cycle. A Report by the U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research, ed. A.W. King, L. Dilling, G.P. Zimmerman, D.M. Fairman, R.A. Houghton, G. Marland, A.Z. Rose, and T.J. Wilbanks, 103-106. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC.

Houghton, R.A., D. Butman, A.G. Bunn, O.N. Krankina, P. Schlesinger, and T.A. Stone. 2007. Mapping Russian forest biomass with data from satellites and forest inventories. Environmental Research Letters 2: 045032.

Jantz, C.A., and S.J. Goetz. 2007. Can smart growth save the Chesapeake Bay? Journal of Green Building 2(3):41-51.

Keller, M., G.P. Asner, G. Blate, J. McGlocklin, F. Merry, M. Peña-Claros, and J. Zweede. 2007. Timber production in selectively logged tropical forests in South America. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 5(4):213-216.

Kellndorfer, J., W. Walker, K. Kirsch, D. Nepstad, N. Laporte, C. Stickler, P. Lefebvre, M. Shimada, and A. Rosenqvist. 2007. Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD): New Eyes in the Sky – Cloud-Free Tropical Forest Monitoring for REDD with the Japanese Advanced Land Observing Satellite (ALOS). A Report for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conference of the Parties (COP), Thirteenth Session, 3-14 December 2007, Bali, Indonesia. Woods Hole Research Center, Falmouth, MA.

King, A.W., L. Dilling, G.P. Zimmerman, D.M. Fairman, R.A. Houghton, G. Marland, A.Z. Rose, and T.J. Wilbanks. 2007. Preface. In The First State of the Carbon Cycle Report (SOCCR): The North American Carbon Budget and Implications for the Global Carbon Cycle. A Report by the U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research, ed. A.W. King, L. Dilling, G.P. Zimmerman, D.M. Fairman, R.A. Houghton, G. Marland, A.Z. Rose, and T.J. Wilbanks, XIII-XVIII. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC.

King, A.W., L. Dilling, G.P. Zimmerman, D.M. Fairman, R.A. Houghton, G. Marland, A.Z. Rose, and T.J. Wilbanks. 2007. Executive Summary. In The First State of the Carbon Cycle Report (SOCCR): The North American Carbon Budget and Implications for the Global Carbon Cycle. A Report by the U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research, ed. A.W. King, L. Dilling, G.P. Zimmerman, D.M. Fairman, R.A. Houghton, G. Marland, A.Z. Rose, and T.J. Wilbanks, XIII-XVIII. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC.

King, A.W., L. Dilling, G.P. Zimmerman, D.M. Fairman, R.A. Houghton, G. Marland, A.Z. Rose, and T.J. Wilbanks. 2007. What Is the Carbon Cycle and Why Care? In The First State of the Carbon Cycle Report (SOCCR): The North American Carbon Budget and Implications for the Global Carbon Cycle . A Report by the U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research, ed. A.W. King, L. Dilling, G.P. Zimmerman, D.M. Fairman, R.A. Houghton, G. Marland, A.Z. Rose, and T.J. Wilbanks, 15-20. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC.

Laporte, N.T., J. A. Stabach, R. Grosch, T.S. Lin, and S.J. Goetz. 2007. Expansion of Industrial Logging in Central Africa. Science 316:1451.

Laporte, N., F. Merry, A. Baccini, S. Goetz, J. Stabach, and M. Bowman. 2007. Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD): Reducing CO2 Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation in the Democratic Republic of Congo – A First Look. A Report for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conference of the Parties (COP), Thirteenth Session, 3-14 December 2007, Bali, Indonesia. Woods Hole Research Center, Falmouth, MA.

Li, K.Y., M.T. Coe, N. Ramankutty, and R. De Jong. 2007. Modeling the hydrological impact of land-use change in West Africa. Journal of Hydrology 337:258-268.

McClelland, J.W., M. Stieglitz, F. Pan, R.M. Holmes, and B.J. Peterson. 2007. Recent changes in nitrate and dissolved organic carbon export from the upper Kuparuk River, North Slope, Alaska. Journal of Geophysical Research 112 G04S60 doi:10.1029/2006JG000371.

McGrath, D.G., O.T. Almeida, and F.D. Merry. 2007. The Influence of Community Management Agreements on Household Economic Strategies: Cattle Grazing and Fishing Agreements on the Lower Amazon Floodplain. International Journal of the Commons 1(1):67-87.

Mendoza, E., S. Perz, A. Chávez, G. Cullman, A, Duchelle, J. Luzar, M. Marsik, G. Alarcón, I.F. Brown, et al. 2007. The ‘Knowledge Exchange Train’: a model for capacity building for participatory governance in the south-western Amazon. Development in Practice 17(6):791-799.

Nepstad, D. 2007. Climate change and the forest. Special Report The American Prospect September.

Nepstad, D. 2007. The Amazon’s Vicious Cycles. Drought and fire in the greenhouse. Ecological and climatic tipping points of the world’s largest tropical rainforest and practical preventative measures. World Wildlife Fund. A Report for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conference of the Parties (COP), Thirteenth Session, 3-14 December 2007, Bali, Indonesia.

Nepstad, D.C., I.M. Tohver, D. Ray, P. Moutinho, and G. Cardinot. 2007. Mortality of large trees and lianas following experimental drought in an Amazon Forest. Ecology 88(9):2259-2269.

*Nepstad, D.C., O. Carvalho, Jr., J. Carter, A. Moita, V. Neu, and G. Cardinot. 2007. Manejo e Recuperação de Mata Ciliar em Regiões Florestais da Amazônia. (Management and recuperation of riparian zone forests of Amazon forest regions). Belém, Brazil: Instituto de Pesquisa Ambiental da Amazônia (IPAM), 68 p.

Nepstad, D., B. Soares-Filho, F. Merry, P. Moutinho, A. Rodrigues, S. Schwartzman, O. Almeida, and S. Rivero. 2007. Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD): The Costs and Benefits of Reducing Carbon Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation in the Brazilian Amazon. A Report for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conference of the Parties (COP), Thirteenth Session, 3-14 December 2007, Bali, Indonesia. Woods Hole Research Center, Falmouth, MA.

Omenn, G., J.P. Holdren, D. Baltimore, et al. 2007. AAAS Board Statement on Climate Change. American Association for the Advancement of Science. 18 February.

Pacala, S., R.A. Birdsey, S.D. Bridgham, R.T. Conant, K. Davis, B. Hales, R.A. Houghton, J.C. Jenkins, M. Johnston, G. Marland, and K. Paustian. 2007. The North American Carbon Budget Past and Present. In The First State of the Carbon Cycle Report (SOCCR): The North American Carbon Budget and Implications for the Global Carbon Cycle. A Report by the U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research, ed. A.W. King, L. Dilling, G.P. Zimmerman, D.M. Fairman, R.A. Houghton, G. Marland, A.Z. Rose, and T.J. Wilbanks, 29-36. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC.

Ramankutty, N., H.K. Gibbs, F. Achard, R. DeFries, J.A. Foley, and R.A. Houghton. 2007. Challenges to estimating carbon emissions from tropical deforestation. Global Change Biology 13:51-66.

Raven, P., R. Bierbaum, J.P. Holdren, M. MacCracken, R. Moss, et al. 2007. Confronting climate change: Avoiding the unmanageable and managing the unavoidable. Sigma Xi / United Nations Foundation Scientific Expert Group on Climate Change and Sustainable Development. 27 February.

Raymond, P.A., J.W. McClelland, R.M. Holmes, A.V. Zhulidov, K. Mull, B.J. Peterson, R.G. Striegl, G.R. Aiken, and T.Y. Gurtovaya. 2007. Flux and age of dissolved organic carbon exported to the Arctic Ocean: A carbon isotopic study of the five largest arctic rivers. Global Biogeochemical Cycles 21 GB4011 doi:10.1029/2007GB002934.

Saatchi, S.S., R.A. Houghton, R.C. Dos Santos Alvalá, J.V. Soares, and Y. Yu. 2007. Distribution of aboveground live biomass in the Amazon basin. Global Change Biology 13(4):816-837.

Schwartzman, S., D. Nepstad, and P. Moutinho. 2007. Getting REDD Right. A Report for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conference of the Parties (COP), Thirteenth Session, 3-14 December 2007, Bali, Indonesia.

Stickler, C., M. Coe, D. Nepstad, G. Fiske, and P. Lefebvre. 2007. Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD): Readiness for REDD – A Preliminary Global Assessment of Tropical Forested Land Suitability for Agriculture. A Report for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conference of the Parties (COP), Thirteenth Session, 3-14 December 2007, Bali, Indonesia. Woods Hole Research Center, Falmouth, MA.

Stone, T. 2007. Pave paradise and look what happens. The Cape Cod Times 29 August.

Stone, T. 2007. States start chipping at greenhouse gases. The Cape Cod Times 28 September.

Thieme, M., B. Lehner, R. Abell, S.K. Hamilton, J. Kellndorfer, G. Powell, et al. 2007. Freshwater conservation planning in data-poor areas: An example from a remote Amazonian basin (Madre de Dios River, Peru and Bolivia). Biological Conservation 135(4):484-501.

UNEP, E. Braun, and WHRC. 2007. Reactive Nitrogen in the Environment: Too Much or Too Little of a Good Thing. Ed. C. Arden-Clarke and E. Davidson. United Nations Environment Programme, Paris.

Vera-Diaz, M. del C., R.K. Kaufmann, D.C. Nepstad, and P. Schlesinger. 2007. An interdisciplinary model of soybean yield in the Amazon Basin: the climatic, edaphic, and economic determinants. Ecological Economics July.

Walker, W.S., J.M. Kellndorfer, and L.E. Pierce. 2007. Quality assessment of SRTM C- and X-band interferometric data: Implications for the retrieval of vegetation canopy height. Remote Sensing of Environment 106(4):428-448.

Walker, W.S., J.M. Kellndorfer, E. LaPoint, M. Hoppus, and J. Westfall. 2007. An empirical InSAR-optical fusion approach to mapping vegetation canopy height. Remote Sensing of Environment 109:482-499.

White, D.M., L. Hinzman, L. Alessa, J. Cassano, M. Chambers, K. Falkner, J. Francis, W.J. Gutowski, M. Holland, R.M. Holmes, H. Huntington, D. Kane, A. Kliskey, C. Lee, J. McClelland, B. Peterson, S. Rupp, F. Straneo, M. Steele, R. Woodgate, D. Yang, K. Yoshikawa, and T. Zhang. 2007. The arctic freshwater cycle: changes and impacts. Journal of Geophysical Research 112:G04S54.

Woods Hole Research Center. 2007. Three Essential Strategies For Reducing Deforestation. A Report for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conference of the Parties (COP), Thirteenth Session, 3-14 December 2007, Bali, Indonesia. Woods Hole Research Center, Falmouth, MA.


2006


Alencar, A., D. Nepstad, and M del C. Vera Diaz. 2006. Forest understory fire in the Brazilian Amazon in ENSO and non-ENSO years: area burned and committed carbon emissions. Earth Interactions 10(6)1-17.

Alencar, A., D. Nepstad, and M del C. Vera Diaz. 2006. Forest understory fire in the Brazilian Amazon in ENSO and non-ENSO years: area burned and committed carbon emissions. Earth Interactions 10(6)1-17.

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Azevedo-Ramos, C., B.D. do Amaral, D.C. Nepstad, B. Soares Filho, and R. Nasi. 2006. Integrating ecosystem management, protected areas, and mammal conservation in the Brazilian Amazon. Ecology and Society 11(2):17. http://www.ecologyandsociety.org/vol11/iss2/art17/

Borken, W., K. Savage, E.A. Davidson, and S. Trumbore. 2006. Effects of experimental drought on soil respiration and radiocarbon efflux from a temperate forest soil. Global Change Biology 12:177-193.

Borken, W., E.A. Davidson, K.E. Savage, E.T. Sundquist, and P. Steudler. 2006. Effect of summer throughfall exclusion, summer drought, and winter snow cover on methane fluxes in a temperate forest soil. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 38:1388-1395.

Bradley, B.A., R.A. Houghton, J.F. Mustard, and S.P. Hamburg. 2006. Invasive grass reduces aboveground carbon stocks in shrublands of the Western US. Global Change Biology 12:1815-1822.

Brando, P., D. Ray, D. Nepstad, G. Cardinot, L.M. Curran, and R. Oliveira. 2006. Effects of partial throughfall exclusion on the phenology of Coussarea racemosa (Rubiaceae) in an east-central Amazon rainforest. Oecologia 150:181-189.

Brown, I.F, W. Schroeder, A. Setzer, M. de Los Rios Maldonado, N. Pantoja, A. Duarte, and J. Marengo. 2006. Monitoring fires in Southwestern Amazonia rain forests. Eos 87(26):253-264.

Bunn, A.G., and S.J. Goetz. 2006. Trends in satellite-observed circumpolar photosynthetic activity from 1982 to 2003: the influence of seasonality, cover type, and vegetation density. Earth Interactions 10:1-19.

Campos, M.T., and D.C. Nepstad. 2006. Smallholders, the Amazon’s new conservationists. Conservation Biology 20(5):1553-1556.

Chapin, F.S., G.M Woodwell, J.T. Randerson, E.B. Rastetter, G.M. Lovett, D.D. Baldocchi, D.A. Clark, M.E. Harmon, D.S. Schimel, R. Valentini, C. Wirth, J.D. Aber, J.J. Cole, M.L. Goulden, J.W. Harden, M. Heimann, R.W. Howarth, P.A. Matson, A.D. McGuire, J.M. Melillo, H.A. Mooney, J.C. Neff, R.A. Houghton, M.L. Pace, M.G. Ryan, S.W. Running, O.E. Sala, W.H. Schlesinger, and E.-D. Schulze. 2006. Reconciling carbon-cycle concepts, terminology, and methods. Ecosystems 9:1041-1050.

Carvalho, G.O. 2006. Environmental resistance and the politics of energy development in the Brazilian Amazon. Journal of Environment & Development 15(3):245-268.

Chhabra, A., H. Geist, R.A. Houghton, H. Haberl, A.K. Braimoh, P.L.G. Vlek, J. Patz, J. Xu, N. Ramankutty, O. Coomes, and E.F. Lambin. 2006. Multiple impacts of land-use/cover change. In Land-Use and Land-Cover Change, ed. E.F. Lambin and H. Geist, 71-116. Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg.

Coe, M.T. 2006. Hydrologist urges frugal use of water. The Enterprise (Falmouth, MA) 31 March.

Davidson, E.A. 2006. The ground we walk on: It’s part of global warming. The Christian Science Monitor 21 April.

Davidson , E.A., and S. Seitzinger. 2006. The enigma of progress in denitrification research. Ecological Applications 16(6):2057-2063.

Davidson, E.A., A.D. Richardson, K.E. Savage, and D.Y. Hollinger. 2006. A distinct seasonal pattern of the ratio of soil respiration to total ecosystem respiration in a spruce-dominated forest. Global Change Biology 12:230-239.

Davidson E.A., and I.A. Janssens. 2006. Temperature sensitivity of soil carbon decomposition and feedbacks to climate change. Nature 440(7081):165-173.

Davidson, E.A., I.A. Janssens, and Y. Luo. 2006. On the variability of respiration in terrestrial ecosystems: moving beyond Q10. Global Change Biology 12:154-164.

Davidson, E.A., K.E. Savage, S.E. Trumbore, and W. Borken. 2006. Vertical partitioning of CO2 production within a temperate forest soil. Global Change Biology 12:944-956.

Gallagher, K.S., J.P. Holdren, and A.D. Sagar. 2006. Energy Technology Innovation. Annual Review of Environment and Resources 31:193-237.

Goetz, S.J. 2006. Remote sensing of riparian buffers: past progress and future prospects.Journal of the American Water Resources Association 42:133-144.

Goetz, S.J., and P. Jantz. 2006. Satellite maps show Chesapeake Bay urban development. Eos Transactions, AGU 87:149-152.

Goetz, S.J., G. Fiske, and A. Bunn. 2006. Using satellite time series data sets to analyze fire disturbance and forest recovery across Canada. Remote Sensing of Environment 101:352-365.

Holdren, J.P. 2006. Climate change: expertise vs. doubt. The Boston Globe 29 December.

Holdren, J.P. 2006.The energy innovation imperative: Addressing oil dependence, climate change, and other 21st century energy challenges. Innovations Spring:3-23.

Houghton, R.A., and J.L. Hackler. 2006. Emissions of carbon from land use change in sub-Saharan Africa. Journal of Geophysical Research 111:G02003.

Hurtt G.C., S. Frolking, M.G. Fearon, B. Moore, E. Shevliakova, S. Malyshev, S.W. Pacala, and R.A. Houghton. 2006. The underpinnings of land-use history: three centuries of global gridded land-use transitions, wood harvest activity, and resulting secondary lands. Global Change Biology 12:1-22.

Li, K.Y., R. De Jong, M.T. Coe, and N. Ramankutty. 2006. Root-water-uptake based upon a new water stress reduction and an asymptotic root distribution function. Earth Interactions 10:1-22.

Lima, E., F. Merry, D. Nepstad, G. Amacher, C. Azevedo-Ramos, P. Lefebvre, and F. Resque, Jr. 2006. Searching for sustainability: forest policies, smallholders, and the Trans-Amazon highway. Environment 48(1):26-38.

Markewitz, D., R. de O. Figueiredo, and E.A. Davidson. 2006. CO2-driven cation leaching after tropical forest clearing. Journal of Geochemical Exploration 88:214-219.

Markewitz, D., J.C.F. Resende, L. Parron, M. Bustamante, C.A Klink, R.de O. Figueirdo, and E.A. Davidson. 2006. Dissolved rainfall inputs and streamwater outputs in an undisturbed watershed on highly weathered soils in the Brazilian Cerrado. Hydrological Processes 20(12):2615-2639. DOI:10.1002/hyp.6219.

McClelland, J.W., S.J. Déry, B.J. Peterson, R.M. Holmes, and E.F. Wood. 2006. A pan-arctic evaluation of changes in river discharge during the latter half of the 20th century. Geophysical Research Letters 33: L06715.

*McGrath, D.G., and M.D.C.Vera Diaz. 2006. Soja na Amazônia: impactos ambientais e estratégias de mitigação. Ciência e Ambiente Janeiro.

Merry, F., G. Amacher, D. Macqueen, M. Guimares dos Santos, E. Lima, and D. Nepstad. 2006. Collective action without collective ownership: community associations and logging on the Amazon frontier. International Forestry Review 8:211-221.

Merry, F., G. Amacher, D. Nepstad, E. Lima, P. Lefebvre, and S. Bauch. 2006. Industrial development on logging frontiers in the Brazilian Amazon. International Journal of Sustainable Development 9(3):277-296.

Nepstad, D. 2006. Diet for a hot planet. The Boston Globe 22 November.

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Nepstad, D.C., C.M. Stickler, and O.T. Almeida. 2006. Globalization of the Amazon soy and beef industries: opportunities for conservation. Conservation Biology September.

Nepstad, D.C., S. Schwartzman, B. Bamberger, M. Santilli, D. Ray, P. Schlesinger, P. Lefebvre, A. Alencar, E. Prinz, G. Fiske, and A. Rolla. 2006. Inhibition of Amazon deforestation and fire by parks and indigenous reserves. Conservation Biology 20(1):65-73.

Peterson, B.J., J. McClelland, R. Curry, R.M. Holmes, J.E. Walsh, and K. Aagaard. 2006. Trajectory shifts in the Arctic and subarctic freshwater cycle. Science 313:1061-1066.

Pierce, L.E., J.M. Kellndorfer, W.S. Walker, and O. Barros. 2006. Evaluation of the horizontal resolution of SRTM elevation data. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing 72(11):1235-1244.

Polloni, C., C. Brothers, and T. Stone. 2006. Inservice Day for Falmouth Science Teachers at USGS, Woods Hole (MA). Soundwaves 2006(81):11-12.

Ramankutty, N., L. Graumlich, F. Achard, D. Alves, A. Chhabra, R.S. DeFries, J.A. Foley, H. Geist, R.A. Houghton, K. Klein Goldewijk, E.F. Lambin, A. Millington, K. Rasmussen, R.S. Reid, and B.L. Turner. 2006. Global land-cover change: recent progress, remaining challenges. In Land-Use and Land-Cover Change, ed. E.F. Lambin and H. Geist, 9-39. Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg.

Sheikh, P.A., F.D. Merry, and D.G. McGrath. 2006. Water buffalo and cattle ranching in the lower Amazon Basin: comparisons and conflicts. Agricultural Systems 87:313-330.

Soares-Filho, B.S., D.C. Nepstad, L.M. Curran, G.C. Cerqueira1, R.A. Garcia, C.A. Ramos, E. Voll, A. McDonald, P. Lefebvre, and P. Schlesinger. 2006. Modelling conservation in the Amazon basin. Nature 440(7083):520-523.

Steinberg, D.C., S.J. Goetz, and E. Hyer. 2006. Validation of MODIS FPAR products in boreal forests of Alaska. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 44(7):1818-1828.

Stone, T., G. Fiske, C. Jantz, and L. Braun. 2006. Critical Mass: Land Use Change in Southeastern Massachusetts. Falmouth, MA: Woods Hole Research Center.

Townsend, A.R., and E.A. Davidson. 2006. Denitrification across landscapes and waterscapes. Ecological Applications 16(6):2055-2056.

Trumbore, S., E.S. da Costa, D.C. Nepstad, P.B. de Camargo, L.A. Martinelli, D. Ray, T. Restom, and W. Silver. 2006. Dynamics of fine root carbon in Amazonian tropical ecosystems and the contribution of roots to soil respiration. Global Change Biology 12:217-229.

Vano, J.A., J.A. Foley, C.J. Kucharik, and M.T. Coe. 2006. Evaluating the seasonal and interannual variations in water balance in northern Wisconsin using a land surface model. Journal of Geophysical Research 111:G02025.

Woodwell, G.M. 2006.New Orleans: Only the beginning? WorldWatch September/October:34-35.

Woodwell, G.M. 2006. On purpose in conservation. Science 314:52-54.


2005


Almeida, O. and D. McGrath. 2005. Brazil: Varzea Project. Summary of “Varzea Project Socio Economic Assessment.” In Freshwater and Poverty Reduction: Serving People, Saving Nature , ed. K. Schuyt, 24-30. WWF Living Waters Program, WWF International, Switzerland.

Bunn, A.G., S.J. Goetz, and G.J. Fiske. 2005. Observed and predicted responses of plant growth to climate across Canada. Geophysical Research Letters 32(L16710): doi:10.1029/2005GL023646.

Byers. S., O. Snowe, B.Carr, J.P. Holdren, M. Khor Kok-Peng, N. Kosciusko-Morizet, C. Martin, T. McMichael, J. Porritt, A. Turner, E.U. von Weizsäcker, N. Weidou, T.E. Wirth, and C. Zoi. 2005. Meeting the Climate Challenge: Recommendations of the International Climate Change Taskforce Institute for Public Policy Research, Center for American Progress, and Australia Institute, January.

Cooper, L.W., R. Benner, J.W. McClelland, B.J. Peterson, R.M. Holmes, P.A. Raymond, D.A. Hansell, J.M. Grebmeier, and L.A. Codispoti. 2005. Linkages among runoff, dissolved organic carbon, and the stable oxygen isotope composition of seawater and other water mass indicators in the Arctic Ocean .Journal of Geophysical Research Vol. 110, G02013, doi:10.1029/2005JG000031.

DeFries, R., G. Asner, F. Achard, C. Justice, N. Laporte, K. Price, C. Small, and J. Townshend. 2005. Monitoring tropical deforestation for emerging carbon markets. In Tropical Deforestation and Climate Change, ed. P. Mountinho and S. Schwartzman, 35-44. Instituto de Pesquisa Ambiental da Amazônia, Belém, Pará, Brazil.

Foley, J.A., R. DeFries, G.P. Asner, C. Barford, G. Bonan, S.R. Carpenter, F.S. Chapin, M.T. Coe, G.C. Daily, H.K. Gibbs, J.H. Helkowski, T. Holloway, E.A. Howard, C.J. Kucharik, C. Monfreda, J.A. Patz, I.C. Prentice, N. Ramankutty, and P.K. Snyder. 2005. Global consequences of land use. Science 309:570-574.

Goetz, S.J., A. Bunn, G. Fiske, and R.A. Houghton. 2005. Satellite observed photosynthetic trends across boreal North America associated with climate and fire disturbance. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 102(38):13521-13525.

Holdren, J.P. 2005. Commentary on Part VI-A New Energy Security Strategy. In Energy & Security: Toward a New Foreign Policy Strategy, 553-559. Woodrow Wilson Center Press, Washington, DC.

Holdren, J.P. 2005. Energy technologies for sustainable prosperity. Op-ed. The Harvard Crimson 25 April.

Holdren, J.P. 2005. Is There a Role for Nuclear Weapons Today? Arms Control Today 35(6).

Holdren, J.P. 2005. Retrospective: Joseph Rotblat (1908-2005). Science 310(5748):633.

Houghton, R.A. 2005. Aboveground forest biomass and the global carbon balance. Global Change Biology 11:945-958.

Houghton, R.A. 2005. Tropical deforestation as a source of greenhouse gas emissions. In Tropical Deforestation and Climate Change, ed. P. Moutinho and S. Schwartzman, 13-21. Instituto de Pesquisa Ambiental da Amazônia, Belém, Pará, Brazil.

Jantz, C., and S.J. Goetz. 2005. Analysis of scale dependencies in an urban land-use change model. International Journal of Geographic Information Systems 19(2):217-241.

Jantz, C., S.J. Goetz, P.A. Jantz, and B. Melchior. 2005. Resource land loss and forest vulnerability in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed. In Proceedings of the 4th Southern Forestry and Natural Resources GIS Conference, 16-17 Dec. 2004, Athens, GA. Ed. Bettinger, P.C. Hyldahl, S.D. Danskin, J. Zhu, Y. Zhang, et al., 84-95. Warnell School of Forest Resources, University of Georgia, Athens, GA.

Jantz, P., S.J. Goetz, and C.A. Jantz. 2005. Urbanization and the loss of resource lands within the Chesapeake Bay watershed. Environmental Management 36(6):808-825.

Krankina, O.N., R.A. Houghton, M.E. Harmon, E.H. Hogg, D. Butman, M. Yatskov, M. Huso, R. F. Treyfeld, V.N. Razuvaev, and G. Spycher. 2005. Effects of climate, disturbance, and species on forest biomass across Russia. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 35:2281-2293.

Li, K.Y., M.T. Coe, and N. Ramankutty. 2005. Investigation of Hydrological Variability in West Africa using Land Surface Models. Journal of Climate 18(16):2893-2908.

Macqueen, D., L. Figueiredo, F. Merry, and N. Porro. 2005. Stronger by association: strengthening the position of small and medium-scale forest enterprise in the Brazilian Amazon. Participatory Learning and Action 53.

Macqueen, D.J., S. Vermeulen, C. Kazoora, F. Merry, S. Ousman, S. Saigail, S. Wen, and H. Weyerhaueser. 2005. Advancement through association: Appropriate support for associations of small and medium forest enterprise. In How to Make Poverty History: The Central Role of Local Organizations in Meeting the MDGs, ed. T. Bigg and D. Satterthwaite, 79-98. IIED, London, UK.

McGrath, D.G., O.T. Almeida, M. Crossa, A. Cardoso, and M. Cunha. 2005. Working towards community-based ecosystem management of the Lower Amazon floodplain. PLEC News and Views 6.

*McGrath, D., and S.P. da Gama. 2005. Estudo de Áreas Comunitárias na Várzea Amazônica nos Municípios de Santarém-PA, Silves-AM e Tefé-AM. In A Questão Fundiária e o Manejo dos Recursos Naturais da Várzea: Análise para Elaboração de Novos Modelos Jurídicos, ed. J.H. Benatti. Provárzea-Ibama, Manaus.

Merry, F.D., and G.S. Amacher. 2005. Forest taxes, timber concessions, and policy choices in the Amazon. Journal of Sustainable Forestry 20(2):15-44.

Nepstad, D. 2005. Governing the world’s forests. In Conserving Biodiversity, ed. B. Babbitt and J. Sarukhán. Aspen Institute.

Nepstad, D.C., C. Azevedo-Ramos, and E. Lima. 2005. Governing the Amazon timber industry for maximum social and environmental benefits. Forests, Trees and Livelihoods 15:183-192.

Oliveira, R.S., L. Bezerra, E.A. Davidson, F. Pinto, C.A. Klink, D.C. Nepstad, and A. Moreira. 2005. Deep root function in soil water dynamics in cerrado savannas of central Brazil. Functional Ecology 19:574-581.

Oliveira, R.S., T.E. Dawson, S.S.O. Burgess, and D.C. Nepstad. 2005. Hydraulic redistribution in three Amazonian trees. Oecologia DOI 10.1007/s00442-005-0108-2.

Ramakrishna, K. 2005. Letter to the Editor. The Wall St. Journal. 15 August.

Ramakrishna, K. 2005. The Kyoto Protocol: Waiting for Godot? The Providence Journal. 17 February.

Ray, D., D.C. Nepstad, and P. Moutinho. 2005. Micrometeorological and canopy controls of fire susceptibility in a forested Amazon landscape. Ecological Applications 15(5):1664-1678.

Santilli, M., P. Moutinho, S. Schwartzman, D. Nepstad, L. Curran, and C. Nobre. 2005. Tropical deforestation and the Kyoto Protocol: an editorial essay. Climatic Change 71:267-276.

Santilli, M., P. Moutinho, S. Schwartzman, D. Nepstad, L. Curran, and C. Nobre. 2005. Tropical deforestation and the Kyoto Protocol: an editorial essay. In Tropical Deforestation and Climate Change, ed. P. Moutinho and S. Schwartzman, 47-52. Instituto de Pesquisa Ambiental da Amazônia, Belém, Pará, Brazil.

Snyder, M., S.J. Goetz, and R. Wright. 2005. Stream health rankings predicted by satellite-derived land cover metrics: impervious area, forest buffers and landscape configuration. Journal of the American Water Resources Association 41(3):659-677.

Stone, T.A. 2005. Watching Fires from Space.Taiga News 53:9.

Woods Hole Research Center. 2005. The Woods Hole Research Center Annual Report 2005. Woods Hole, MA: Woods Hole Research Center.

Woodwell, G.M. 2005. Energy, Planning and Management of Coastal Resources. The Falmouth Enterprise. 20 January.

Woodwell, G.M. 2005. Environmental Dreams. Opinion. Cape Cod Today. 15 March.

Woodwell, G.M. 2005. Leaders lead, others obstruct. Opinion. Cape Cod Today. 22 April.

Woodwell, G.M. 2005. Letter to editor. The New York Times. 13 January.

Woodwell, G.M. 2005. Our country urgently needs the wind farm. Op-ed. The Cape Cod Times. 31 January.

Woodwell, G.M. 2005. Science, conservation and global security. In Expanding Horizons in Bioethics, ed. A.W. Galston and C.Z. Peppard, 221-232. Springer, Dordrecht, The Netherlands.

Woodwell, G.M. 2005. Wind farm delays obstruct progress. Op-ed. The Cape Cod Times. 28 April.

Woodwell, G.M., and R.A. Houghton. 2005. Anything but Clear Skies. Opinion. Cape Cod Today. 10 February.

Woodwell, G.M., and R.A. Houghton. 2005. Many Concerns about Clear Skies Initiative. The Enterprise (Falmouth, MA). 25 February.

Zarin, D.J., E.A. Davidson, E. Brondizio, I.C.G. Vieira, T. Sá, T. Feldpausch, E.A.G. Schuur, R. Mesquita, E. Moran, P. Delamonica, M.J. Ducey, G.C. Hurtt, C. Salimon, and M. Denich. 2005. Legacy of fire slows carbon accumulation in Amazonia forest regrowth. Frontiers in Ecology 3(7):365-369.


2004


Alencar, A.A.C., L. Solórzano, and D.C. Nepstad. 2004. Modeling forest understory fires in an eastern Amazonian landscape. Ecological Applications 14(4):S139-S149.

Almeida, O., K. Lorenzen, and D. McGrath. 2004. The commercial fishing sector in the regional economy of the Brazilian Amazon. In Proceedings of the Second International Symposium on the Management of Large Rivers for Fisheries, Vol II. Ed. R. Welcome and T. Petr, 15-24. FAO and Mekong River Commission.

Asner, G.P., D. Nepstad, G. Cardinot, and D. Ray. 2004. Drought stress and carbon uptake in an Amazon forest measured with spaceborne imaging spectroscopy. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 101(16):6039-6044.

Asner, G.P., R.S. DeFries, and R.A. Houghton. 2004. Typological responses of ecosystems to land use change. In Ecosystems and Land Use Change, ed. R.S. DeFries, G.P. Asner, and R.A. Houghton, 337-344. American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC.

Bowden, R.D., E.A. Davidson, K.E. Savage, C. Arabia, and P. Steudler. 2004. Chronic nitrogen additions reduce total soil respiration and microbial respiration in temperate forest soils at the Harvard Forest. Forest Ecology and Management 196(1):43-56.

Cao M., S.D. Prince, J. Small, and S.J. Goetz. 2004. Satellite remotely sensed interannual variability in terrestrial net primary productivity from 1980 to 2000. Ecosystems 7:233-242.

Carvalho, G., P. Moutinho, D. Nepstad, L. Mattos, and M. Santilli. 2004. An Amazon perspective on the forest-climate connection: opportunity for climate mitigation, conservation and development? Environment, Development and Sustainability 6:163-174.

Claggett, P.R., C.A. Jantz, S.J. Goetz, and C. Bisland. 2004. Assessing development pressure in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed: An evaluation of two land-use change models. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 94(1-3):129-146.

Coops, N.C., J.D. White, and N.A. Scott. 2004. Estimating fragmentation effects on simulated forest net primary productivity derived from satellite imagery. International Journal of Remote Sensing 20:819-838.

Czajkowski, K.P., S.N. Goward, T. Mulhern, S.J. Goetz, A. Walz, D. Shirey, S. Stadler, S.D. Prince, and R.O. Dubayah. 2004. Recovery of environmental variables from thermal remote sensing. In Thermal Remote Sensing in Land Surface Processes, ed. J. Luvall and D. Quattrochi, 11-32. CRC Press, Chelsea, MI.

Davidson, E.A., and P. Artaxo. 2004. Globally significant changes in biological processes of the Amazon Basin: results of the Large-scale Biosphere-Atmosphere Experiment. Global Change Biology 10(5):519-529.

Davidson, E.A., C.J.R. de Carvalho, I.C.G. Vieira, R.O. Figueiredo, P. Moutinho, F.Y. Ishida, M.T.P. dos Santos, J.B. Guerrero, K. Kalif, and R.T. Sabá. 2004. Nitrogen and phosphorus limitation of biomass growth in a tropical secondary forest. Ecological Applications 14:S150-S163.

Davidson, E.A, F.Y. Ishida, and D.C. Nepstad. 2004.Effects of an experimental drought on soil emissions of carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide, and nitric oxide in a moist tropical forest. Global Change Biology 10(5):718-730.

Davidson, E.A., C. Neill, A.V. Krusche, V.V.R. Ballester, D. Markewitz, and R.O. Figueiredo. 2004. Loss of Nutrients from Terrestrial Ecosystems to Streams and the Atmosphere following Land Use Change in Amazonia. In Ecosystems and Land Use Change, ed. R.S. DeFries, G.P. Asner, and R.A. Houghton, 147-158. American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC.

DeFries, R.S., G.P. Asner, and R.A. Houghton. 2004. Trade-offs in land-use decisions: Towards a framework for assessing multiple ecosystem responses to land-use change. In Ecosystems and Land Use Change, ed. R.S. DeFries, G.P. Asner, and R.A. Houghton, 1-9. American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC.

DeFries, R., G. Asner, and R. Houghton, eds. 2004. Ecosystems and Land Use Change. Washington, DC: American Geophysical Union.

Dougherty, M., R.L. Dymond, S.J. Goetz, C.A. Jantz, and N. Goulet. 2004. Evaluation of impervious surface estimates in a rapidly urbanizing watershed. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing 70(11):1275-1284.

Elvidge, C., P.C. Sutton, T.W. Wagner, J.E. Vogelmann, S.J. Goetz , A.J. Smith, C. Jantz, K.C. Seto, M.L. Imhoff, Y.Q. Wang, C. Milesi, and R. Nemani. 2004. Urbanization. In Land Change Science: Observation, Monitoring, and Understanding Trajectories of Change on the Earth’s Surface, ed. G. Gutman. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, The Netherlands.

Gallagher, K.S., and J.P. Holdren. 2004. U.S. Government Policies Relating to International Cooperation on Energy. In Compilation of Commission Research Technical Appendix. Ch. 6, Developing Better Energy Technologies for the Future. Washington, DC, December. http://www.energycommission.org/research/

Gallagher, K.S., R. Frosch, and J.P. Holdren. 2004. Management of Energy-Technology-Innovation Activities at the Department of Energy. In Compilation of Commission Research Technical Appendix . Ch. 6, Developing Better Energy Technologies for the Future. Washington, DC, December. http://www.energycommission.org/research/

Gallagher, K.S., A. Sagar, D. Segal, P. deSa, and J.P. Holdren. 2004. DOE Budget Authority for Energy, Research, Development, and Demonstration Database. In Compilation of Commission Research Technical Appendix. Ch. 6, Developing Better Energy Technologies for the Future. National Commission on Energy Policy, Washington, DC, December. http://www.energycommission.org/research/

Gamon, J.A., K.F. Huemmrich, D.R. Peddle, J. Chen, D. Fuentes, F.G. Hall, J.S. Kimball, S. Goetz, J. Gu, and K.C. McDonald. 2004. Remote sensing in BOREAS: Lessons learned. Remote Sensing of Environment 89(2):139-162.

Goetz, S.J., C.A. Jantz, S.D. Prince, A.J. Smith, D. Varlyguin, and R.K. Wright. 2004. Integrated analysis of ecosystem interactions with land use change: the Chesapeake Bay watershed. In Ecosystems and Land Use Change, ed. R.S. DeFries, G.P. Asner, and R.A. Houghton, 263-275. American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC.

Goetz, S.J., D. Varlyguin, A.J. Smith, R.K. Wright, S.D. Prince, M.E. Mazzacato, J. Tringe, C. Jantz, and B. Melchoir. 2004.Application of multitemporal Landsat data to map and monitor land cover and land use change in the Chesapeake Bay watershed.In Analysis of Multi-temporal Remote Sensing Images, ed. P. Smits and L. Bruzzone, 223-232. World Scientific Publishers, Singapore.

Hirsch, A.I., W.S. Little, R.A. Houghton, N.A. Scott, and J.D. White. 2004. The net carbon flux due to deforestation and forest re-growth in the Brazilian Amazon: analysis using a process-based model. Global Change Biology 10(5):908-924.

Holdren, J.P. 2004. Meeting the Energy-Climate Challenge. Lecture for Carnegie Institution’s “Capitol Science Evenings.” Cambridge, MA: Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs. 11 March.

Holdren, J.P., W.K. Reilly, J.W. Rowe, et al. 2004. Ending the Energy Stalemate: A Bipartisan Strategy to Meet America’s Energy Challenges. Report of the National Commission on Energy Policy, Washington, DC, December.

Hollinger, D.Y., J. Aber, B. Dail, E.A. Davidson, S.M. Goltz, H. Hughes, M.Y. Leclerc, J.T. Lee, A.D. Richardson, C. Rodrigues, N.A. Scott, D. Achuatavarier, and J. Walsh. 2004. Spatial and temporal variability in forest-atmosphere CO2 exchange. Global Change Biology 10:1689-1706.

Houghton, R.A., and C.L. Goodale. 2004.Effects of Land-Use Change on the Carbon Balance of Terrestrial Ecosystems. In Ecosystems and Land Use Change, ed. R.S. DeFries, G.P. Asner, and R.A. Houghton, 85-98. American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC.

Houghton, R.A., F. Joos, and G.P. Asner. 2004. The effects of land use and management on the global carbon cycle. In Land Change Science: Observation, Monitoring, and Understanding Trajectories of Change on the Earth’s Surface, ed. G. Gutman, 237-256. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, The Netherlands.

Hyer, E., and S.J. Goetz. 2004. Comparison and sensitivity analysis of instruments and radiometric methods for LAI estimation: assessments from a boreal forest site. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 122(3/4):157-174.

Kasischke, E.S., S.J. Goetz, M. Hansen, M. Ozdogan, J. Rogan, S.L. Ustin, and C.E. Woodcock. 2004. Temperate and Boreal Forests. In Remote Sensing for Natural Resource Management and Environmental Monitoring, ed. S.L. Ustin, 147-238. John Wiley & Sons and American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Hoboken, NJ.

Keller, M., M.A. Silva-Dias, D.C. Nepstad, and M.O. Andreae. 2004. The Large-Scale Biosphere-Atmosphere Experiment in Amazonia: Analyzing regional land use change effects. In Ecosystems and Land Use Change, ed. R.S. DeFries, G.P. Asner, and R.A. Houghton, 321-334. American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC.

Laporte N.T., and T.S. Lin. 2004. Assessing land cover and rates of change for carbon studies in the Republic of Congo using Landsat imagery. Technical Report, Winrock International, June.

Laporte N.T., and T.S. Lin. 2004. Assessing land cover for carbon studies in the forest reserves of the Republic of Guinea using Landsat imagery. Technical Report, Winrock International, October.

Laporte, N.T, T.S. Lin, J. LeMoigne, D. Devers, and M. Honzak. 2004. Towards an operational forest monitoring system for Central Africa. In Land Change Science: Observing, Monitoring and Understanding Trajectories of Change on the Earth’s Surface, ed. G. Gutman, 97-110. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, The Netherlands.

Markewitz, D., E.A. Davidson, P. Moutinho, and D.C. Nepstad. 2004. Nutrient loss and redistribution after forest clearing on a highly weathered soil in Amazonia. Ecological Applications 14(4):S177-S199.

McCauley, S., and S.J. Goetz. 2004. Mapping residential density patterns using multi-temporal Landsat imagery and a decision-tree classifier. International Journal of Remote Sensing 25(6):1077-1094.

McGrath, D.G. 2004. Regatão and Caboclo: itinerant traders and smallholder resistance in the Brazilian Amazon. In Some Other Amazonians: Perspectives on Modern Amazonia. Ed. S. Nugent and M. Harris, 178-192. Brookings Institution Press, London.

McGrath, D.G., A. Cardoso, and E.P. Sá. 2004. Community fisheries and co-management on the lower Amazon floodplain. In Proceedings of the Second International Symposium on the Management of Large Rivers for Fisheries , Vol. II. Ed. R. Welcome and T. Petr, 207-222. FAO and Mekong River Commission.

McGrath, D.G., C.M. Peters, and A.J.M. Bentes. 2004. Community forestry for small-scale furniture production in the Brazilian Amazon. In Working forests in the Neotropics: Conservation Through Sustainable Management? D. Zarin, J.R.R. Alavalapati, F.E. Putz, and M. Schmink, 200-220. Columbia University Press, New York.

Merry, F.D., P.A. Sheikh, and D.G. McGrath. 2004.The role of informal contracts in the growth of small cattle herds on the floodplains of the Lower Amazon. Agriculture and Human Values 21(4)377-386.

Nepstad, D., C. Azevedo-Ramos, E. Lima, D. McGrath, C. Pereira, and F. Merry. 2004. Managing the Amazon timber industry. Conservation Biology 18(2):575-577.

Nepstad, D., P. Lefebvre, U. Lopes da Silva, J. Tomasella, P. Schlesinger, L. Solórzano, P. Moutinho, D. Ray, and J. Guerreira Benito. 2004. Amazon drought and its implications for forest flammability and tree growth: a basin-wide analysis. Global Change Biology 10(5):704-717.

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