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NREL/ESS Publications: March 2016

This summary includes publications first published online and/or in print during March 2016. If a publication was missed for this period, please contact Amanda Morrison at

In Print

Hinckley, E.-L. S., G. B. Bonan, G. J. Bowen, B. P. Colman, P. A. Duffy, C. L. Goodale, B. Z. Houlton, E. Marín-Spiotta ,K. Ogle, S. V. Ollinger, E. A. Paul, P. M. Vitousek, K. C. Weathers, and D. G. Williams. 2016. The soil and plant biogeochemistry sampling design for The National Ecological Observatory Network. Ecosphere 7(3):e01234.

Osborne, Brooke B., Jill S. Baron, and Matthew D. Wallenstein. Moisture and Temperature Controls on Nitrification Differ Among Ammonia Oxidizer Communities from Three Alpine Soil Habitats. Frontiers of Earth Science 10, no. 1 (2015): 1–12. doi:10.1007/s11707-015-0556-x.

Roman-Cuesta, R. M., Rufino, M. C., Herold, M., Butterbach-Bahl, K., Rosenstock, T. S., Herrero, M., Ogle, S., Li, C., Poulter, B., Verchot, L., Martius, C., Stuiver, J., and de Bruin, S.: Hotspots of tropical land use emissions: patterns, uncertainties, and leading emission sources for the period 2000–2005, Biogeosciences Discuss., doi:10.5194/bg-2016-99

Wakie, Tewodros T., Dana Hoag, Paul H. Evangelista, Matthew Luizza, and Melinda Laituri. Is Control through Utilization a Cost Effective Prosopis Juliflora Management Strategy? Journal of Environmental Management 168 (March 1, 2016): 74–86. doi:10.1016/j.jenvman.2015.11.054.


Fegel, T. S., J. S. Baron, A. G. Fountain, G. F. Johnson, and E. K. Hall (2016), The differing biogeochemical and microbial signatures of glaciers and rock glaciers, J. Geophys. Res. Biogeosci., 121, doi:10.1002/2015JG003236.

Haddix, M. L., Paul, E. A. and Cotrufo, M. F. (2016), Dual, differential isotope labeling shows the preferential movement of labile plant constituents into mineral-bonded soil organic matter. Glob Change Biol. doi:10.1111/gcb.13237

Luizza, Matthew W., Paul H. Evangelista, Catherine S. Jarnevich, Amanda West, and Heather Stewart. Integrating Subsistence Practice and Species Distribution Modeling: Assessing Invasive Elodea’s Potential Impact on Native Alaskan Subsistence of Chinook Salmon and Whitefish. Environmental Management, 2016, 1–20. doi:10.1007/s00267-016-0692-4.

Monroe, Adrian P., David R. Edmunds, and Cameron L. Aldridge. Effects of Lek Count Protocols on Greater Sage-grouse Population Trend Estimates. The Journal of Wildlife Management, March 1, 2016, n/a–n/a. doi:10.1002/jwmg.1050.

Shannon M. McNeeley, Tyler A. Beeton, Dennis S. Ojima, 2016: Drought Risk and Adaptation in the Interior United States: Understanding the Importance of Local Context for Resource Management in Times of Drought. Weather, Climate, and Society, 8, 147–161, doi: 10.1175/WCAS-D-15-0042.1.

Turner, M. G., Whitby, T. G., Tinker, D. B. and Romme, W. H. (2016), Twenty-four years after the Yellowstone Fires: Are postfire lodgepole pine stands converging in structure and function?. Ecology. Accepted Author Manuscript. doi:10.1890/15-1585.1

Wood, S. A., Sokol, N., Bell, C. W., Bradford, M. A., Naeem, S., Wallenstein, M. D. and Palm, C. A. (2016), Opposing effects of different soil organic matter fractions on crop yields. Ecol Appl. Accepted Author Manuscript. doi:10.1890/16-0024.1