1997 publications

Cornett, M.W., P.B. Reich & K.J. Puettmann. 1997. Canopy feedbacks and microtopography regulate conifer seedling distribution in two Minnesota conifer-deciduous forests. Ecoscience 4:353-364.

Gerlach, J., P.B. Reich, K. Puettmann & T. Baker. 1997. Species, diversity, and density affect tree seedling mortality from Armillaria root rot. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 27:1509-1512.

Kruger E.L. & P.B. Reich. 1997. Responses of hardwood regeneration to fire in mesic forest openings. I. Post-fire community dynamics. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 27:1822-1831.

Kruger E.L. & P.B. Reich. 1997. Responses of hardwood regeneration to fire in mesic forest openings. II. Leaf gas exchange, nitrogen concentration, and water status. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 27:1832-1840.

Kruger E.L. & P.B. Reich. 1997. Responses of hardwood regeneration to fire in mesic forest openings. III. Whole-plant growth, biomass distribution and nitrogen and carbohydrate relations. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 27:1841-1850.

Oleksyn, J., P.B. Reich, W. Chalupka & M.G. Tjoelker. 1997. Needle CO2 exchange, buffer capacity, chlorophyll, carbohydrate and phenols content in relation to needle age of Pinus heldreichii Christ - a relic of Tertiary flora. Trees 12:82-89.

Ollinger, SV, Aber, J.D., & P.B. Reich. 1997. Simulating ozone effects on forest productivity: interactions among leaf-, canopy-, and stand-level processes. Ecological Applications 7:1237-1251.

Reich, P.B., D.F. Grigal, J.D. Aber & S.T. Gower. 1997. Nitrogen mineralization and productivity in 50 hardwood and conifer stands on diverse soils. Ecology 78:335-347.

Reich, P.B., M. B. Walters & D.S Ellsworth. 1997. From tropics to tundra: global convergence in plant functioning. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 94:13730-13734.

Tilman, D., J. Knops, D. Wedin, P.B. Reich, M. Ritchie, & E. Siemann. 1997. The influence of functional diversity and composition on ecosystem processes.  Science 277:1300-1302.

Walters, M.B. & P.B. Reich. 1997. Growth of Acer saccharum seedlings in deeply shaded understories of northern Wisconsin: effects of nitrogen and water availability. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 27:237-247.