Staff Publications

The following list represents current publications. Earlier publications may be viewed by selecting previous periods from the list to the left. (* indicates publication is in Portuguese, ** indicates French)

Recent Publications listed here with summaries, citations, and links to articles where available.


Bohrer, G., P.S.A. Beck, S.M. Ngene, A.K. Skidmore, and I. Douglas-Hamilton. 2014. Elephant movement closely tracks precipitation-driven vegetation dynamics in a Kenyan forest-savanna landscape. Movement Ecology 2:2.

Brando, P.M., J.K. Balch, D.C. Nepstad, D.C. Morton, F.E. Putz, M.T. Coe, D. Silvério, M.M. Macedo, E.A. Davidson, C. Nóbrega, A. Alencar, and B.S. Soares-Filho. 2014. Abrupt increases in Amazonian tree mortality due to drought–fire interactionsProceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi:10.1073/pnas.1305499111. 

*Brown, F., L. Schwarzbach, J. Gomes, and A. Carvalho. 2014. We are All Wild Savages. A Gazeta, Rio Branco, Acre. C1-4, 7 March.

*Brown, F. 2014. Erring as an Environmental Scientist and Preparing for the Future. A Gazeta, Rio Branco, Acre. C1-4, 16-17 March.

Cartus, O. , J. Kellndorfer, W. Walker , C. Franco, J. Bishop, L. Santos, and J.M.M. Fuentes. 2014. A National, Detailed Map of Forest Aboveground Carbon Stocks in MexicoRemote Sensing 6(6):5559-5588. doi:10.3390/rs6065559

Castello, L, A.V. Zhulidov, T.Y. Gurtovaya, R.D. Robarts, R. M. Holmes, D. A. Zhulidov, V.S. Lysenko, and R.G.M. Spencer. 2014. Low and declining mercury in Arctic Russian Rivers. Environmental Science and Technology. doi:10.1021/es403363v

Connolly, C.T., W.V. Sobczak, and S.E.G. Findlay. 2014. Salinity Effects on Phragmites Decomposition Dynamics Among the Hudson River’s Freshwater Tidal Wetlands. Wetlands. doi:10.1007/s13157-014-0526-1

Davidson, E., and D. Kanter. 2014. Inventories and scenarios of nitrous oxide emissions. Environmental Research Letters 9:105012. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/9/10/105012

Fang, J., T. Kato, Z. Guo, Y. Yang, H. Hu, H. Shen, X. Zhao, A.W. Kishimodo-Mo, Y. Tang, and R.A. Houghton. 2014. Evidence for environmentally enhanced forest growthPNAS.  doi:10.1073/pnas.140233111.

Gebhardt, S., T. Wehrmann, M.A. Muñoz Ruiz, P. Maeda, J. Bishop, M. Schramm, R. Kopeinig, O. Cartus, J. Kellndorfer, R. Ressl, L.A. Santos, and M. Schmidt. 2014. MAD-MEX: Automatic Wall-to-Wall Land Cover Monitoring for the Mexican REDD-MRV Program Using All Landsat DataRemote Sensing 6:3923-3943. doi:10.3390/rs6053923

Goetz, S.J., M. Sun, S. Zolkos, A. Hansen, and R. Dubayah. 2014. The relative importance of climate and vegetation properties on patterns of North American breeding bird species richness. Environmental Research Letters 9:034013. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/9/3/034013

Guay, K.C., P.S.A. Beck, L.T. Berner, S.J. Goetz, A. Baccini, and W. Buermann. 2014. Vegetation productivity patterns at high northern latitudes: a multi-sensor satellite data assessmentGlobal Change Biology 20(10):3147–3158. doi:10.1111/gcb.12647

Hansen, M.C., A. Egorov, P.V. Potapov, S.V. Stehman, A. Tyukavina, S.A. Turubanova, D.P. Roy, S.J. Goetz, T.R. Loveland, J. Ju, A. Kommareddy, V. Kovalskyy, C. Forsyth, and T. Bents. 2014. Monitoring conterminous United States (CONUS) land cover change with Web-Enabled Landsat Data (WELD). Remote Sensing of Environment 140:466-484

Hansen, A.J., L.B. Phillips, R. Dubayah, S. Goetz, and M. Hofton. 2014. Regional-scale application of lidar: Variation in forest canopy structure across the southeastern US. Forest Ecology and Management 329:214–226. doi:10.1016/j.foreco.2014.06.009

Hernes, P.J., R.M. Holmes, P.A. Raymond, R.G.M. Spencer, and S.E. Tank. 2014. Fluxes, processing, and fate of riverine organic and inorganic carbon in the Arctic Ocean. In Biogeochemical Dynamics at Major River-Coastal Interfaces: Linkages with Global Change. T.S. Bianchi, M.A. Allison, and W.J. Cai, eds., 530-553. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

Houghton, R.A. 2014. The contemporary carbon cycle. In Treatise on Biogeochemistry Volume 10 (Second Edition). D.M. Karl and W.H. Schlesinger, eds., 399-435. (H.D. Holland and K.K. Turekian, eds.) Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Elsevier.

Houghton, R.A. 2014. Carbon dioxide and climate: game changers. In Ecology and the Common Good: Great Issues of Environment. R.A. Houghton and A.B. White, eds., 23-33. Falmouth, MA: Woods Hole Research Center.

Houghton, R.A., and A.B. White, eds. 2014. Ecology and the Common Good: Great Issues of Environment. Falmouth, MA: Woods Hole Research Center.

Huang, Q., A. Swatantran, R. Dubayah, and S.J. Goetz. 2014. The Influence of Vegetation Height Heterogeneity on Forest and Woodland Bird Species Richness across the United StatesPloS One 9:8:e103236. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0103236

IPCC 5th Assessment Report. 2014. Working Group 2, Chapter 4. Terrestrial and Inland Water Systems. S.J. Goetz, contributing author.

Jantz, P., S. Goetz, and N. Laporte. 2014. Carbon stock corridors to mitigate climate change and promote biodiversity in the tropics. Nature Climate Change. 4:138-142. doi:10.1038/nclimate2105.

Li, J., Y. Luo, S. Natali, E.A.G. Schuur, J. Xia, E. Kowalczyk, and Y. Wang. 2014. Modeling permafrost thaw and ecosystem carbon cycle under annual and seasonal warming at an Arctic tundra site in AlaskaJournal of Geophysical Research Biogeosciences 119:1129–1146. doi: 10.1002/2013JG002569.

Lima, L.S., M.T. Coe, B.S. Soares-Filho, S.V. Cuadra, L.C. Dias, M.H. Costa, L.S. Lima, and H.O. Rodrigues. 2014:Feedbacks between deforestation, climate, and hydrology in the Southwestern Amazon: Implications for the provision of ecosystem servicesLandscape Ecology 29: 261-274. doi: 10.1007/s10980-013-9962-1.

Loranty, M., L.T. Berner, S.J. Goetz, Y. Jin, and J.T. Randerson. 2014. Vegetation controls on northern high latitude snow-albedo feedback: observations and CMIP5 model simulations. Global Change Biology 20(4):594-606.

Luyssaert, S., M. Jammet, P.C. Stoy, S. Estel, J. Pongratz, E. Ceschia, G. Churkina, A. Don, KH. Erb, M. Ferlicoq, B. Gielen, T. Grünwald, R.A. Houghton, K. Klumpp, A. Knohl, T. Kolb, T. Kuemmerle, T. Laurila, A. Lohila, D. Loustau, M.J. McGrath, P. Meyfroidt, E.J. Moors, K. Naudts, K. Novick, J. Otto, K. Pilegaard, C.A. Pio, S. Rambal, C. Rebmann, J. Ryder, A.E. Suyker, A. Varlagin, M. Wattenbach, and A.J. Dolman. 2014. Land management and land-cover change have impacts of similar magnitude on surface temperature. Nature Climate Change. doi: 10.1038/NCLIMATE2196

Macedo, M.N., and E.A. Davidson.2014. Forgive us our carbon debtsNature Climate Change. 4:538–539. doi:10.1038/nclimate2279

Mann, P.J., W.V. Sobczak, M. LaRue, E. Bulygina, A. Davydova, J.E. Vonk, J. Schade, S. Davydov, N. Zimov, R.M. Holmes, R.G.M. Spencer. 2014. Evidence for key enzymatic controls on metabolism of arctic river organic matterGlobal Change Biology 20:1089-1100. doi:10.1111/gcb.12416.

Mann, P.J., R.G.M. Spencer, B.J. Dinga, J.R. Poulsen, P.J. Hernes, G. Fiske, M.E. Salter, Z.A. Wang, K.A. Hoering, J. Six, and R.M. Holmes. 2014. The biogeochemistry of carbon across a gradient of streams and rivers within the Congo BasinJournal of Geophysical Research Biogeosciences 119. doi:10.1002/2013JG002442 

McClelland, J.W., A. Townsend-Small, R.M. Holmes, F. Pan, M. Stieglitz, M. Khosh, and B.J. Peterson. 2014. River export of nutrients and organic matter from the North Slope of Alaska to the Beaufort SeaWater Resources Research 50. doi:10.1002/2013WR014722.

Meyfroidt, P., K.M. Carlson, M.E. Fagan, V.H. Gutiérrez-Vélez, M.N. Macedo, L.M. Curran, R.S. DeFries, G.A. Dyer, H.K. Gibbs, E.F. Lambin, D.C. Morton, and V. Robiglio. 2014. Multiple pathways of commodity crop expansion in tropical forest landscapesEnvironmental Research Letters 9:074012.

Natali, S.M., E.A.G. Schuur, E.E. Webb, C.E. Hicks Pries, and K.G. Crummer. 2014. Permafrost degradation stimulates carbon loss from experimentally warmed tundra. Ecology 95(3):602–608.

National Research Council. 2014. Opportunities to Use Remote Sensing in Understanding Permafrost and Related Ecological Characteristics: Report of a Workshop. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. S.J. Goetz, contributing author.

Panday, P.K., J. Thibeault, and K.E. Frey. 2014. Changing temperature and precipitation extremes in the Hindu Kush-Himalayan region: an analysis of CMIP3 and CMIP5 simulations and projections. International Journal of Climatology. doi:10.1002/joc.4192

Pongratz, J., C.H. Reick, R.A. Houghton, and J.I. House. 2014. Terminology as a key uncertainty in net land use and land cover change carbon flux estimatesEarth System Dynamics 5:177-195.

Raupach, M.R., M. Gloor, J.L. Sarmiento, J.G. Canadell, T.L. Frölicher, T. Gasser, R.A. Houghton, C. Le Quéré, and C.M. Trudinger. 2014. The declining uptake rate of atmospheric CO2 by land and ocean sinks. Biogeosciences 11:3453-3475. doi:10.5194/bg-11-3453-2014. 

Rose, R.A, D. Byler, J.R. Eastman, E. Fleishman, G. Geller, S. Goetz, L. Guild, H. Hamilton, M. Hansen, R. Headley, J. Hewson, N. Horning, B. Kaplin, N. Laporte, A. Leidner, P. Leimgruber, J. Morisette, J. Musinsky, L. Pintea, A. Prados, V. Radeloff, M. Rowen, S. Saatchi, S. Schill, K. Tabor, W. Turner, A. Vodacek, J. Vogelmann, M. Wegmann, D. Wilkie, and C. Wilson. 2014. Ten Ways Remote Sensing Can Contribute to Conservation. Conservation Biology. doi:10.1111/cobi.12397

Savage, K., R. Phillips, and E. Davidson. 2014. High temporal frequency measurements of greenhouse gas emissions from soilsBiogeosciences 11:1–12. 

Scholes and Settele, et al. 2014. Contributing author. IPCC 5th Assessment Report, Working Group 2, Chapter 4. Terrestrial and Inland Water Systems.

Soares-Filho, B., R. Rajão, M. Macedo, A. Carneiro, W. Costa, M. Coe, H. Rodrigues, and A. Alencar. 2014. Cracking Brazil’s Forest CodeScience 344(6182):363-364. doi: 10.1126/science.1246663 

Spencer, R.G.M., A. Stubbins, and J. Gaillardet. 2014. Geochemistry of the Congo River, estuary, and plume. In Biogeochemical Dynamics at Major River-Coastal Interfaces: Linkages with Global Change. T.S. Bianchi, M.A. Allison, and W.J. Cai, eds., 554-583. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

Valentini, R., A. Arneth, A. Bombelli, S. Castaldi, R. Cazzolla Gatti, F. Chevallier, P. Ciais, E. Grieco, J. Hartmann, M. Henry, R.A. Houghton, M. Jung, W.L. Kutsch, Y. Malhi, E. Mayorga, L. Merbold, G. Murray-Tortarolo, D. Papale, P. Peylin, B. Poulter, P.A. Raymond, M. Santini, S. Sitch, G. Vaglio Laurin, G.R. van der Werf, C.A. Williams, and R.J. Scholes. 2014. A full greenhouse gases budget of Africa: synthesis, uncertainties and vulnerabilities. Biogeosciences 11:381-407. doi:10.5194/bg-11-381-2014

Voss, B.M., B. Peucker-Ehrenbrink, T.I. Eglinton, G. Fiske, Z.A. Wang, K.A. Hoering, D.B. Montlucon, C. LeCroy, S. Pal, S. Marsh, S.L. Gillies, A. Janmaat, M. Bennett, B. Downey, J. Fanslau, H. Fraser, G. Macklam-Harron, M. Martinec, and B. Wiebe. 2014. Tracing river chemistry in space and time: Dissolved inorganic constituents of the Fraser River, CanadaGeochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 124:283–308.

Zolkos, S.G., P. Jantz, T. Cormier, L.R. Iverson, D.W. McKenney, and S.J. Goetz. 2014. Projected Tree Species Redistribution Under Climate Change: Implications for Ecosystem Vulnerability Across Protected Areas in the Eastern United States. Ecosystems. doi:10.1007/s10021-014-9822-0


Baccini, A., and G.P. Asner. 2013. Improving pantropical forest carbon maps with airborne LiDAR sampling. Carbon Management 4(6):591–600. doi:10.4155/cmt.13.66

Baker, J., and R. Houghton. 2013. Down to Earth Solutions. Letter. The Economist. 7 December.

Bartlam-Brooks, H.L.A, P.S.A. Beck, G. Bohrer, and S. Harris. 2013. In search of greener pastures: using satellite images to predict the effects of environmental change on zebra migration. Journal of Geophysical Research Biogeosciences 118(4):1427–1437. doi:10.1002/jgrg.20096

Beck, P.S.A., L. Andreu-Hayles, R. D’Arrigo, K.J. Anchukaitis, C.J. Tucker, J.E. Pinzón, and S.J. Goetz. 2013. A large-scale coherent signal of canopy status in maximum latewood density of tree rings at arctic treeline in North America. Global and Planetary Change 10:109-118. doi: 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2012.10.005

Berner, L.T., P.S.A. Beck, A.G. Bunn, S.J. Goetz. 2013. Plant response to climate change along the forest-tundra ecotone in northeastern Siberia. Global Change Biology. doi:10.1111/gcb.12304

Birdsey, R, Y. Pan, and R. Houghton. 2013. Sustainable landscapes in a world of change: tropical forests, land use and implementation of REDD+: Part I. Carbon Management 4(5):465-468.

Birdsey, R., Y. Pan, and R. Houghton. 2013. Sustainable landscapes in a world of change: tropical forests, land use and implementation of REDD+: Part II. Carbon Management 4(6):567-569

Brando, P.M., M.T. Coe, R. DeFries, and A.A. Azevedo. 2013. Ecology, economy and management of an agroindustrial frontier landscape in the southeast Amazon. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 368:20120152.

Bunn, A.G., M.K. Hughes, A.V. Kirdyanov, M. Losleben, V.V. Shishov, L.T. Berner, A. Oltchev, and E.A. Vaganov. 2013. Comparing forest measurements from tree rings and a space-based index of vegetation activity in Siberia. Environmental Research Letters 8:035034.

Bush, G., N. Hanley, M. Moro, and D. Rondeau. 2013. Measuring the Local Costs of Conservation: A Provision Point Mechanism for Eliciting Willingness to Accept Compensation. Land Economics 89(3):490-513.

Castanho, A.D.A., M.T. Coe, M.H. Costa, Y. Malhi, D. Galbraith, and C.A. Quesada. 2013. Improving simulated Amazon forest biomass and productivity by including spatial variation in biophysical parameters. Biogeosciences 10:2255-2272. doi:10.5194/bg-10-2255-2013

Castello, L., D.G. McGrath, C.C. Arantes, and O.T. Almeida. 2013. Accounting for heterogeneity in small-scale fisheries management: The Amazon case. Marine Policy 38:557-565.

Castello, L., D.G. McGrath, L.L. Hess, M.T. Coe, P.A. Lefebvre, P. Petry, M.N. Macedo, V.F. Renó, and C.C. Arantes. 2013. The vulnerability of Amazon freshwater ecosystems. Conservation Letters. doi:10.1111/conl.12008

Coe, M.T., T.R. Marthews, M.H. Costa, D.R. Galbraith, N.L. Greenglass, H.M.A. Imbuzeiro, N.M. Levine, Y. Malhi, P.R. Moorcroft, M.N. Muza, T.L. Powell, S.R. Saleska, L.A. Solorzano, and J. Wang. 2013. Opinion piece: Deforestation and climate feedbacks threaten the ecological integrity of south–southeastern Amazonia. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 368:20120155.

Cormier, T.A., R.G. Congalton, and K.J. Babbitt. 2013. Spatio-statistical Predictions of Vernal Pool Locations in Massachusetts:Incorporating the Spatial Component into Ecological Modeling. Photogrammetric Engineering & Remote Sensing 79(1)25-35.

**Costanza, R., C. Franco, G. Alperovitz, T. Jackson, H.E. Daly, I. Kubiszewski, J. Farley, J. Schor, and P. Victor. 2013. Vivement 2050! Programme pour une Economie Soutenable et Désirable. Paris: Les petits matins.

Culbert, P.D., V.C. Radeloff, C.H. Flather, J.M. Kellndorfer, C.D. Rittenhouse, and A.M. Pidgeon. 2013. The influence of vertical and horizontal habitat structure on nationwide patterns of avian biodiversity. The Auk 130(4):656-665. doi:10.1525/auk.2013.13007

*Da Silveira, R., C.C. Arantes, and L. Castello. 2012. Conservação de pirarucus e de crocodilianos no Amazonas: avaliação crítica do histórico de exploração e diretrizes para o manejo econômico na Amazônia brasileira. In Biodiversidade Amazônica: caracterização, ecologia e conservação, ed. J.L. Marcon, M. Menin, M.G.P. Araújo, and T. Hrbek, 343-361. Edua, Manaus.

Davidson, E.A., D. Kanter, E.C. Suddick, and P. Syntharalingham. 2013. Chapter 3: N2O: Sources, Inventories, Projections. In Drawing Down N2O to Protect Climate and the Ozone Layer: A UNEP Synthesis Report, ed. J. Alcamo, S.A. Leonard, A.R. Ravishankara, and M.A. Sutton. Nairobi: UNEP.

DeFries, R., M. Herold, L. Verchot, M.N. Macedo, and Y. Shimabukuro. 2013. Research article: Export-oriented deforestation in Mato Grosso: harbinger or exception for other tropical forests? Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 368:20120173.

Denfeld, B.A., K.E. Frey, W.V. Sobczak, P.J. Mann, and R.M. Holmes. 2013. Summer CO2 evasion from streams and rivers in the Kolyma River basin, north-east SiberiaPolar Research32:19704.

Erb, K.-H., T. Kastner, S. Luyssaert, R.A. Houghton, T. Kuemmerle, P. Olofsson, and H. Haberl. 2013. Bias in the attribution of forest carbon sinks. Nature Climate Change 3:854-856.

Fagan, M.E., R.S. DeFries, S.E. Sesnie, J.P. Arroyo, W. Walker, C. Soto, R.L. Chazdon, and A. Sanchun. 2013. Land cover dynamics following a deforestation ban in northern Costa Rica. Environmental Research Letters 8:034017. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/8/3/034017

French, N.H.F., L.L. Bourgeau-Chavez, M. Falkowski, S.J. Goetz, L.K. Jenkins, R. Powell, and P. Camill. 2013. Remote sensing for mapping and modeling of land-based carbon flux and storage. In Land Use and the Carbon Cycle: Science and Applications in Coupled Natural-Human Systems. D.G. Brown, N.H.F. French, B.C. Reed, and D.T. Robinson, eds., 95-143. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Goetz, S., and G.J. Fiske. 2013. On the Relationship Between Stream Biotic Diversity and Exurbanization in the Northeastern USA. In Geospatial Tools for Urban Water Resources. P.L. Lawrence, ed., 61-78. Dordrecht: Springer.

Hansen, M.C., P. V. Potapov, R. Moore, M. Hancher, S.A. Turubanova, A. Tyukavina, D. Thau, S.V. Stehman, S.J. Goetz, T.R. Loveland, A. Komardeey, A. Egorov, L. Chini, C.O. Justice, and J.R.G. Townshend. 2013. High-Resolution Global Maps of 21st-Century Forest Cover Change. Science 342(6160):850-853. doi: 10.1126/science.1244693

Hayashi, S.N., I.C.G. Vieira, C.J.R. Carvalho, and E.A. Davidson. 2013. Linking nitrogen and phosphorus dynamics in litter production and decomposition during secondary forest succession in the eastern Amazon. Boletim do Museu Paraense Emílio Goeldi. Ciências Naturais 7(3):283-295.

Hernes, Peter J., R.G.M. Spencer, R.Y. Dyda, B.A. Pellerin, P.A.M. Bachand, and B.A Bergamaschi. 2013. DOM composition in an agricultural watershed: Assessing patterns and variability in the context of spatial scales. Geochemica et Cosmochimica Acta 12:599- 610.

Hicks Pries, C.E., E.A.G. Schuur, J.G. Vogel, and S.M. Natali. 2013. Moisture drives surface decomposition in thawing tundra. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences 118:1-11.

Holmes, R.M., M.T. Coe, G.J. Fiske, T. Gurtovaya, J.W. McClelland, A.I. Shiklomanov, R.G.M. Spencer, S.E. Tank, and A.V. Zhulidov. 2012. Climate Change Impacts on the Hydrology and Biogeochemistry of Arctic Rivers. In Climate Change and Global Warming of Inland Waters: Impacts and Mitigation for Ecosystems and Societies. C.R. Goldman, M. Kumagai and R. Robarts, eds. Oxford, UK: John Wiley and Sons, Inc. doi:10.1002/9781118470596.ch1.

Houghton, R.A. 2013. Role of forests and impact of deforestation in the global carbon cycle. In Global Forest Monitoring from Earth Observation. F. Achard and M.C. Hansen, eds., 15-38. Boca Raton: CRC Press.

Houghton, R.A. 2013. The Contribution of Land Use and Land-Use Change to the Carbon Cycle. In Land Use and the Carbon Cycle: Science and Applications in Coupled Natural-Human Systems. D.G. Brown, N.H.F. French, B.C. Reed, and D.T. Robinson, eds., 52-76. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Houghton, R.A. 2013. Keeping management effects separate from environmental effects in terrestrial carbon accounting. Global Change Biology 19:2609–2612. doi:10.1111/gcb.12233

Houghton, R.A. 2013. The emissions of carbon from deforestation and degradation in the tropics: Past trends and future potential. Carbon Management 4(5):539-546.

Huang, L., J. Zhuo, W. Guo, R.G.M. Spencer, Z. Zhang, and J. Xu. 2013. Tracing organic mater removal in polluted coastal waters via floating bed phytoremediation. Marine Pollution Bulletin 71:74-82.

Jaffe, R., Y. Ding, J. Niggemann, A.V. Vahatalo, A. Stubbins, R.G.M. Spencer, J. Campbell, and T. Dittmar. 2013. Global charcoal mobilization from soils via dissolution and riverine transport to the oceans. Science 340(6130):345-347. doi:10.1126/science.1231476

Keenan, T.F., E.A. Davidson, J.W. Munger, and A.D. Richardson. 2013. Rate my data: quantifying the value of ecological data for the development of models of the terrestrial carbon cycle. Ecological Applications 23:273–286.

Kubiszewski, I., R. Costanza, C. Franco, P. Lawn, J. Talberth, T. Jackson, and C. Aylmer. 2013. Beyond GDP: Measuring and achieving global genuine progress. Ecological Economics 93:57-68.

Le Quéré, C., R.J. Andres, T. Boden, T. Conway, R.A. Houghton, J.I. House, G. Marland, G.P. Peters, G. van der Werf, A. Ahlström, R.M. Andrew, L. Bopp, J.G. Canadell, P. Ciais, S.C. Doney, C. Enright, P. Friedlingstein, C. Huntingford, A.K. Jain, C. Jourdain, E. Kato, R.F. Keeling, K. Klein Goldewijk, S. Levis, P. Levy, M. Lomas, B. Poulter, M.R. Raupach, J. Schwinger, S. Sitch, B.D. Stocker, N. Viovy, S. Zaehle, and N. Zeng. 2013. The global carbon budget 1959-2011. Earth System Science Data 5:165-185. doi:10.5194/essd-5-165-2013

*Lima, L.S., L.S Lima, B.S. Soares-Filho, M.T. Coe, B.M. Ferreira, H.O. Rodrigues. 2013. Interfaces gráficas em auxílio à implementação e ao uso de modelos hidrológicos, Anais XVI Simpósio Brasileiro de Sensoriamento Remoto - SBSR, Foz do Iguaçu, PR, Brasil, 13 a 18 de abril de 2013, INPE

Lima, L.S., M.T. Coe, B.S. Soares-Filho, S.V. Cuadra, L.C. Dias, M.H. Costa, L.S. Lima, and H.O. Rodrigues. 2013. Feedbacks between deforestation, climate, and hydrology in the Southwestern Amazon: Implications for the provision of ecosystem services. Landscape Ecology 1-14. doi:10.1007/s10980-013-9962-1

Macedo, M.N., M.T. Coe, R, DeFries, M. Uriarte, P.M. Brando, C. Neill, and W.S. Walker. 2013. Land-use-driven stream warming in southeastern Amazonia. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 368:20120153.

McGrath, D. 2013. New land-use model eyed for Brazil’s Amazon settlers. EcoAméricas 15(6):12.

Melack, J., and M.T. Coe. 2013. Climate change and the floodplain lakes of the Amazon Basin. In Climate Change and Global Warming of Inland Waters: Impacts and Mitigation for Ecosystems and Societies. C.R. Goldman, M. Kumagai, and R. Robarts, eds. Oxford, UK: John Wiley and Sons, Inc. doi:10.1002/9781118470596.ch17.

Mendoza, E.R.H., S.G. Perz, S.S. da Silva, I.F. Brown, and P.S. Pinheiro. 2013. Revisiting the knowledge exchange train: scaling up dialogue and partnering for participatory regional planning. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management. doi:10.1080/09640568.2012.746936

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