2013 publications

Ali, A.A., B.E. Medlyn, K.Y. Crous, P.B. Reich. 2013. A trait-based ecosystem model suggests that long-term responsiveness to rising atmospheric CO2 concentration is greater in slow-growing than fast-growing plants. Functional Ecology 11/1365-2435.12102.

Bentley, L.P., J.C. Stegen, V.M. Savage, D.D. Smith, E.I. von Allmen, J.S. Sperry, P.B. Reich, B.J. Enquist. 2013. An empirical assessment of tree branching networks and implications for plant allometric scaling models. Ecology Letters 16:1069-1078.

Brassard, B.W., H.Y.H. Chen, X. Cavard, J. Laganiere, P.B. Reich, Y. Bergeron, D. Pare, Z. Yuan. 2013. Tree species diversity increases fine root productivity through increased soil volume filling. J. Ecology 101(1):210-219.

Cardinale, B.J., K. Gross, K. Fritschie, P. Flombaum, J. Fox, C. Rixen, J. Van Ruijven, P. Reich, M. Scherer-Lorenzen, B.J. Wilsey. 2013. Biodiversity simultaneously enhances the production and stability of community biomass, but the effects are independent. Ecology http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/12-1334.1

Clark, C.C., D.F.B. Flynn, B.B. Butterfield, P.B. Reich. 2013. Testing the link between functional diversity and ecosystem functioning in a Minnesota grassland. PLosOne

Danz, N.P., L.E. Frelich, P.B. Reich, G.J. Niemi. 2013. Do vegetation boundaries display smooth or abrupt spatial transitions along environmental gradients?  Evidence from the prairie-forest biome boundary of historic Minnesota, USA. J Veg Sci. Doi: 10.1111/jvs.12028

Eisenhauer, N., T. Dobies, S. Cesarz, S.E. Hobbie, R.J. Meyer, K. Worm, P.B. Reich. 2013. Plant diversity effects on soil food webs are stronger than those of elevated CO2 and N deposition in a long-term grassland experiment. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 110:6889-6895.

Farrior, C.E., D. Tilman, R. Dybzinski, P.B. Reich, S.A. Levin, S.W. Pacala. 2013. Resource limitation in a competitive context determines complex plant responses to experimental resource additions.  Ecology 94:2505-2517.

Fisichelli, N., L. Frelich, P.B. Reich. 2013. Climate and interrelated tree regeneration drivers across the temperate-boreal transition zone. Landscape Ecology 28:149–159. 

Fisichelli, N., L. Frelich, P.B. Reich, N. Eisenhauer. 2013. Linking direct and indirect pathways mediating earthworms, deer, and understory composition in Great Lakes forests. Biol Invasions 15:1057-1066.

Fraser, L.H., H.A. Henry, C.N. Carlyle, S.R. White, C. Beierkuhnlein, J.F. Cahill Jr. B.B. Casperm, E. Cleland, S.L. Collins, et al 2013. Coordinated distributed experiments: An emerging tool for testing global hypotheses in ecology and environmental science. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 11:147-155.

Frelich, L.E. 2013. Boreal Biome. In Oxford Bibliographies in Ecology, ed. David Gibson. New York: Oxford University Press.

Gross, K., B.J. Cardinale, J.W. Fox, A. Gonzalez, M. Loreau, H.W. Polley, P.B. Reich, J. van Ruijven. 2013. Species richness and the temporal stability of biomass production: A new analysis of recent biodiversity experiments. American Naturalist 183:1-12.

Isbell, F., P.B. Reich, D. Tilman, S.E. Hobbie, S. Polasky, S. Binder. 2013. Nutrient enrichment, biodiversity loss, and consequent declines in ecosystem productivity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 110: 11911-11916.

Kern, C.,R. Montgomery, P.B. Reich, T. Strong. 2013. Canopy gap size influences niche partitioning of the ground-layer plant community in a northern temperate forest. J Plant Ecology 6(1):101-112.

Kikuzawa, K., Y. Onuda, I.J. Wright, P.B. Reich. 2013. The mechanism underlying the global patterns of leaf longevity. Global Ecology Biogeography Article first published online: 29 JAN 2013, DOI: 10.1111/geb.12042.

Loss, S.R., R. Hueffmeier, C.M. Hale, G.E. Host, G. Sjerven, and L.E. Frelich. 2013. Earthworm invasions in northern hardwoods forests; a rapid assessment method. Natural Areas Journal 33:500-509. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.3375/043.033.0103

Montgomery, R.A., B.J. Palik, S.B. Boyden, P.B. Reich. 2013. New cohort growth and survival in variable retention harvests of a pine ecosystem in Minnesota, USA. Forest Ecology and Management 310:327-335.

Mueller, K.E., D.M. Eissenstat, C.W. Muller, J. Oleksyn, P.B. Reich, K.H. Freeman. 2013. What controls the concentration of various aliphatic lipids in soil? Soil Biology and Biochemistry 63:14-17.

Mueller, K.E., S.E. Hobbie, D. Tilman, P.B. Reich. 2013. Effects of plant diversity, N fertilization, and elevated carbon dioxide on grassland soil N cycling in a long-term experiment. Global Change Biology 19:1249-1261.

Mulder, C.,  F.S. Ahrestani, M. Bahn, D.A. Bohan, M. Bonkowski, B.S. Griffiths, R.A. Guicharnaud, J. Kattge, P.H. Krogh, S. Lavorel, O.T. Lewis, G. Mancinelli, S. Naeem, J. Peñuelas, H. Poorter, P.B. Reich, L. Rossi, G.M. Rusch, J. Sardans, I.J. Wright. 2013. Connecting the green and brown worlds: Allometric and stoichiometric predictability of above- and below-ground networks. Advances in Ecological Research 49, 107 pages.

Ollinger, S.V., P.B. Reich, S. Frolking, L.C. Lepine, D.Y. Hollinger, A.D. Richardson. 2013. Nitrogen cycling, forest canopy reflectance, and emergent properties of ecosystems. PNAS 110:E2437

Osnas, J.L.D., J.W. Lichstein, P.B. Reich, S.W. Pacala. 2013. Global leaf trait relationships: Mass, area, and the leaf economics spectrum. Science 340:741-744.

Peters, E.B., K. Wythers, J. Bradford, P.B. Reich. 2013. Influence of disturbance on temperate forest productivity. Ecosystems 16:95-110.

Peters, E.B., K. Wythers, S. Zhang, J. Bradford, P.B. Reich. 2013. Potential climate change impacts on temperate forest ecosystem processes. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 

Perez-Harguindegay, S. Diaz, E. Garnier, S. Lavorel, H. Poorter, P. Jaureguiberry, et al.  2013. New handbook for standardised measurement of plant functional traits worldwide. Australian Journal of Botany 

Sendall, K. and Reich, P.B. 2013. Variation in leaf and twig CO2 flux as a function of plant size: a comparison of seedlings, saplings, and trees. Tree Physiology doi:10.1093/treephys/tpt048

Verheijen, L.M., V. Brovkin, R. Aerts, G. Bonisch, J.H.C. Cornelissen, J. Kattge, P.B. Reich, I.J. Wright, P.M. Van Bodegom. 2013. Impacts of trait variation through observed trait-climate relationships on performance of the Earth system model: A conceptual analysis. Biogeosciences 10(8):5497-5515.

Westoby, M., P.B. Reich, I.J. Wright. 2013. Understanding ecological variation across species. New Phytologist 199(2):322-323.

Whitfeld, T., Lodge, A.G., Roth, A.M., Reich, P.B. 2013. Community phylogenetic diversity and abiotic site characteristics influence abundance of the invasive plant Rhamnus cathartica L. Journal of Plant Ecology doi:10.1093/jpe/rtt020

Wright, A., S. Schnitzer, I.A. Dickie, A.R. Gunderson, G.A. Pinter, S.A. Mangan, P.B. Reich. 2013. Complex facilitation and competition in a temperate grassland: loss of plant diversity and elevated CO2 have divergent and opposite effects on oak establishment. Oecologia 171:449-458. DOI 10.1007/s00442-012-2420-y

Wythers, K., P.B. Reich, J.B. Bradford. 2013. Incorporating temperature–sensitive Q10 and foliar respiration acclimation algorithms modify modeled ecosystem responses to global change. J Geophys Res 118:1-14.

Xiang, S., P.B. Reich, S. Sun, O. Atkin. 2013. Contrasting leaf trait scale relationships in tropical and temperate forest wet forest species. Functional Ecology 27:522-534.

Xu, M.,  Z. He, Y. Deng,  L. Wu, J. D van Nostrand, S.E. Hobbie, P.B. Reich, J. Zhou. 2013. Elevated CO2 influences microbial carbon and nitrogen cycling. BMC Microbiology 13:124.