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This summary includes publications first published online and/or in print during May 2014. If a publication was missed for this period, please contact Amanda Morrison at

In Print

Bell, C. W., D. T. Tissue, M. E. Loik, M. D. Wallenstein, V. Acosta – Martinez, R. A. Erickson, and J. C. Zak. 2014. Soil microbial and nutrient responses to 7 years of seasonally altered precipitation in a Chihuahuan Desert grassland. Global Change Biology 20:1657–1673.

Bricker, S., F. Mackenzie, J. Baron, and J. Price. 2014. Preface to Owen P. Bricker III Special Issue of Aquatic Geochemistry. Aquatic Geochemistry 20:81–86.

Heath, J., and J. Baron. 2014. Climate, Not Atmospheric Deposition, Drives the Biogeochemical Mass-Balance of a Mountain Watershed. Aquatic Geochemistry 20:167–181.

Marshall, K. N., D. J. Cooper, and N. T. Hobbs. 2014. Interactions among herbivory, climate, topography and plant age shape riparian willow dynamics in northern Yellowstone National Park, USA. Journal of Ecology 102:667–677.

Pfeifer, M., V. Lefebvre, T. A. Gardner, V. Arroyo-Rodriguez, L. Baeten, et al. 2014. BIOFRAG – a new database for analyzing BIOdiversity responses to forest FRAGmentation. Ecology and Evolution 4:1524–1537.  (Sunil Kumar is an author)

Ryan, M. G., and S. Asao. 2014. Phloem transport in trees. Tree Physiology 34:1–4.

Zaehle, S., B. E. Medlyn, M. G. De Kauwe, A. P. Walker, M. C. Dietze, T. Hickler, Y. Luo, Y.-P. Wang, B. El-Masri, P. Thornton, A. Jain, S. Wang, D. Warlind, E. Weng, W. Parton, C. M. Iversen, A. Gallet-Budynek, H. McCarthy, A. Finzi, P. J. Hanson, I. C. Prentice, R. Oren, and R. J. Norby. 2014. Evaluation of 11 terrestrial carbon–nitrogen cycle models against observations from two temperate Free-Air CO2 Enrichment studies. New Phytologist 202:803–822.


Andersen, D. C., E. Carol Adair, S. Mark Nelson, and D. Binkley. 2014. Can Nitrogen Fertilization Aid Restoration of Mature Tree Productivity in Degraded Dryland Riverine Ecosystems? Restoration Ecology:n/a–n/a.

De Kauwe, M. G., B. E. Medlyn, S. Zaehle, A. P. Walker, M. C. Dietze, Y.-P. Wang, Y. Luo, A. K. Jain, B. El-Masri, T. Hickler, D. Wårlind, E. Weng, W. J. Parton, P. E. Thornton, S. Wang, I. C. Prentice, S. Asao, B. Smith, H. R. McCarthy, C. M. Iversen, P. J. Hanson, J. M. Warren, R. Oren, and R. J. Norby. 2014. Where does the carbon go? A model–data intercomparison of vegetation carbon allocation and turnover processes at two temperate forest free-air CO2 enrichment sites. New Phytologist:n/a–n/a.

Fassnacht, S. R., D. C. Deitemeyer, and N. B. H. Venable. 2014. Capitalizing on the daily time step of snow telemetry data to model the snowmelt components of the hydrograph for small watersheds. Hydrological Processes:n/a–n/a.