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Publications of 2012

Summary of Publications of TerreWEB in 2012

Refereed Journal Articles, Published

  • Holliday, J.A., T. Wang and S.N. Aitken (2012). Predicting adaptive phenotypes from multilocus genotypes in Sitka spruce (Picea sitchensis) using Random Forest G3 – Genes Genomes Genetics 2: 1085-1093.
  • Wang, T., E.M. Campbell, G.A. O’Neill and S.N. Aitken. (2012). Projecting future distributions of ecosystem climate niches: Uncertainties and management applications Forest Ecology and Management 279: 128-140.
  • McLane, SC and SN Aitken (2012). Whitebark pine (Pinus albicaulis) assisted migration potential: Testing establishment north of the species range Ecological Applications 22: 142-153.
  • Holliday, J.A., H. Suktan and S.N. Aitken (2012). Divergent selection and heterogeneous migration rates across the range of Sitka spruce (Picea sitchensis) Proceedings of the Royal Society Series B 279: 1675-1683.
  • Dauwe, R., Holliday, J.A., Aitken, S.N., Mansfield, S.D. (2012). Metabolic dynamics during autumn cold acclimation within and among phenotypically divergent populations of Sitka spruce (Picea sitchensis) New Phytologist. 194(1): 192-205.
  • Allendorf, F.W., G. Luikart and S.N. Aitken (2012). Conservation and the genetics of populations. Second Edition. Wiley-Blackwell.
  • Arias-Bustamante, J. 2012.  Working with Indigenous communities. Branchlines UBC Forestry, Vancouver. Canada. 23 (3): 15-16.
  • Banholzer, S. (2012). The Central Pacific El Niño and its impact on weather and forest fire patterns in western North America.
  • Baldwin, L.K., C.L. Petersen, G.E. Bradfield, W.M. Jones, S.T. Black, and J. Karakatsoulis. 2012. Bryophyte response to forest canopy treatments within the riparian zone of high-elevation small streams. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 42: 141-156.
  • Schaefer, K,. Schwalm, C.R., Williams, C., Arain, M.A., Barr, A., Chen, J.M., Davis, K.J., Dimitrov, D., Hilton, T.W., Hollinger, D.Y., Humphreys, E., Poulter, B., Raczka, B.M., Richardson, A.D., Sahoo, A, Thornton, P., Vargas. R., Verbeeck, H., Anderson, R., Baker, I, Black, T.A., Bolstad, P., Chen, J., Curtis, P.S., Desai, A.R., Dietze, M., Dragoni, D., Gough, C., Grant, R.F., Gu, L., Jain, A., Kucharik, C., Law, B., Liu, S., Lokipitiya, E., Margolis, H.A., Matamala, R, McCaughey, J.H., Monson, R., Munger, J.W., Oechel, W., Peng, C., Price, D.T., Ricciuto, D., Riley,W.J., Roulet, N., Tian, H., Tonitto, C., Torn, M., Weng, E., Zhou, X. 2012. A model-data comparison of gross primary productivity: Results from the North American Carbon Program site synthesis. J Geophys. Res., 117, G03010, doi:10.1029/2012JG001960.
  • Schwalm, C.R., Williams, C.A., Schaefer, K., Baldocchi, D., Black, T.A., Goldstein, A.H., Law, B.E., Oechel, W.C., Paw U., K.T., Scott, R.L. 2012. Reduction in carbon uptake during turn of the century drought in western North America. Nature Geoscience. DOI: 10.1038/NGEO1529
  • Wu, C., Chen, J.M., Gonsamo, A., Price, D.T., Black, T.A., Kurz, W.A. 2012.Interannual variability of net carbon exchange is related to the lag between the end-dates of net carbon uptake and photosynthesis: Evidence from long records at two contrasting forest stands. Agric. For. Meteorol.  164: 29– 38
  • Jassal, R.S., Black, T.A., Nesic, Z., Gaumont-Guay, D. 2012. Using automated non-steady-state chamber systems for making continuous long-term measurements of soil CO2 efflux in forest ecosystems. Agric. For. Meteorol. 161: 57–65.
  • Bowler, R., Fredeen, A.L., Brown, M., Black, T.A. 2012. Residual vegetation importance to net CO2 uptake in pine-dominated stands following mountain pine beetle attack in British Columbia, Canada. Forest Ecology and Management 269: 82–91
  • Ryu, Y, D.D. Baldocchi, T.A. Black, M. Dettoc, B. E. Law, R. Leuning, A. Miyataf, M. Reichsteing, R. Vargas, C. Ammann, J. Beringer, L. B. Flanagan, L. Gu, L. B. Hutley, J. Kim, H. McCaughey, E. J. Moors, S. Rambal, T. Vesala. 2012. On the temporal upscaling of evapotranspiration from instantaneous remote sensing measurements to 8-day mean daily-sums. Agric. For. Meteorol. 152: 212– 222.
  • Flanagan, L.B., Cai, T., Black, T.A., Barr, A.G., McCaughey, J.H., Margolis, H.A. 2012. Measuring and modeling ecosystem photosynthesis and the carbon isotope composition of ecosystem-respired CO2 in three boreal coniferous forests. Agric. For. Meteorol. 153: 165–176.
  • Chen, B., N. C. Coops, H.A. Margolis, B.D. Amiro, M.A. Arain, A.G. Barr, T.A. Black, C.P.-A. Bourque, L.B. Flanagan, P.M. Lafleur, J.H. McCaughey, S.C. Wofsy. 2012. Characterizing spatial representativeness of flux tower eddy-covariance measurements across the Canadian Carbon Program Network using remote sensing and footprint analysis. Remote Sensing of the Environ. 124: 742–755
  • Brown, M., Black, T.A., Nesic, Z., Foord, V.N., Fredeen, A L., Spittlehouse, D L.,Bowler, R., Burton, P.J.,Grant, N.J., Lessard, D. 2012. The carbon balance of two lodgepole pine stands recovering from mountain pine beetle attack in British Columbia. Agric. For. Meteorol. 153: 82-93.
  • Barr, A.G., van der Kamp, G., Black, T.A., McCaughey, J.H., Nesic, Z. 2012. Energy balance closure at the BERMS flux towers in relation to the water balance of the White Gull Creek watershed 1999–2009. Agric. For. Meteorol 153: 3-13.
  • Brümmer, C., Black, T.A., Jassal, R.S. et al. 2012. How climate and vegetation type influence evapotranspiration and water use efficiency in Canadian forest, peatland and grassland ecosystems. Agric. For. Meteorol.153: 14–30.
  • Hilker, T., Lepine, L., Coops, N.C., Black, T.A. et al. 2012. Assessing the impact of N-fertilization on biochemical composition & biomass of a Douglas-fir canopy-a remote sensing approach. Agric. For. Meteorol. 153: 124–133.
  • Jassal, R.S., Black, T.A., Nesic, Z. 2012. Biophysical controls of soil CO2 efflux in two coastal Douglas-fir stands at different temporal scales Agric. For. Meteorol.153: 134–143.
  • Christen A., Meier F., Scherer D. (2012): High-frequency fluctuations of surface temperatures in an urban environment. Theor. Appl. Climatol., 108 (1-2), 301-324. → Article
  • Salmond J. A., Roth M., T.R. Oke, Christen A., Voogt J.A. (2012): ‘Can surface cover tiles be summed to give neighbourhood fluxes in cities?’. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 51, 133-149. → Article
  • Tooke T.R., Coops N.C., Christen A., Gurtuna O., Prévot A., (2012): ‘Integrated irradiance modeling in the urban environment based on remotely sensed data’. Solar Energy, 86 (10), 2923-2934.→ Article
  • Dordel, J.D., Wilson, J., Norris, A., Lavkulich, L.M., and Simard, S.W. (2012). Talking science: Telling our stories. Policy Options, December 2012 issue.
  • Dordel, J.; Krizic, M.; Simard, S. TerreWEB. Reachout 17. Spring 2012. http://reachout.landfood.ubc.ca/terreweb/#.UKsMLaXy9Hg
  • Goodine, C. (2012) Ship Spotting: Will the Trans Mountain pipeline and Kinder Morgan’s bid to increase oil tanker traffic sink Vancouver’s green ambitions? The Walrus, Magazine
  • Lathuilliere, M.J., M.S. Johnson and S.D. Donner (2012). Water use by terrestrial ecosystems: temporal variability in rainforest and agricultural contributions to evapotranspiration in Mato Grosso, Brazil. Environmental Research Letters 7:024024. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/7/2/024024 pdf
  • Jollymore, A., M.S. Johnson and I. Hawthorne (2012). Submersible UV-Vis spectroscopy for quantifying streamwater organic carbon dynamics: implementation and challenges before and after forest harvest in a headwater stream. Sensors 12(4):3798-3813. doi:10.3390/s120403798 (Special issue: Underwater Sensor Nodes and Networks) pdf
  • Harma, K.J., M.S. Johnson, and S.J. Cohen (2012). Future water supply and demand in the Okanagan Basin, British Columbia: a scenario-based analysis of multiple, interacting stressors. Water Resources Management 26:667-689. doi:10.1007/s11269-011-9938-3 pdf
  • Novães Filho, J.P., E.G. Couto, L.C. Mattos Rodrigues, L.A. Chig, and M.S. Johnson (2012). Indicativos de descontinuidade litológica em perfis de solos de uma microbacia sob floresta amazônica (Indicators of lithological discontinuity in soil profiles of a forested catchment). Revista Brasileira de Ciência do Solo (Brazilian Journal of Soil Science) 36:317-324. doi:10.1590/S0100-06832012000200001 pdf
  • Molodovskaya, M., O. Singurindy, B.K. Richards, J. Warland, M.S. Johnson, and T. S. Steenhuis (2012). Temporal variability of nitrous oxide from fertilized croplands: hot moment analysis. Soil Science Society of America Journal76:1728-1740. doi:10.2136/sssaj2012.0039 pdf
  • Recha, J.W., J. Lehmann, M.T. Walter, A. Pell, L. Verchot, and M.S. Johnson(2012). Stream discharge in tropical headwater catchments as a result of forest clearing and soil degradation. Earth Interactions 16, paper 13:1-18. doi:10.1175/2012EI000439.1 pdf
  • Evans, C.R.W., M. Krzic, K. Broersma, and D.J. Thompson. 2012. Long-term grazing effects on grassland soil properties in southern British Columbia. Canadian Journal of Soil Science 92: 685-693.
  • Grand, Stephanie and Les M.  Lavkulich, 2012.  Effects of forest harvest on soil carbon and related variables in Canadian Spodosols. Soil Sci. Soc. Am. J. 76: 1816–182.
  • Grand, S.  and L. M. Lavkulich, 2012. Effects of logging disturbance on soil organic carbon and related variables in the Coastal Range of British Columbia, Canada, European Geosciences UnionGeneral Assembly 2012 APRIL Vienna, Austria,
  • Holmes, Emma P., Julie Wilson, Hans Schreier and Les M. Lavkulich. 2012.Processes Affecting Surface and Chemical Properties of Chrysotile: Implications for Reclamation of Asbestos Can. J. Soil Sci.92: 229-242.
  • Sajedi, Toktam, Cindy E. Prescott, Brad Seely and Les M. Lavkulich. 2012. Relationships among soil moisture, aeration and plant communities in natural and harvested coniferous forests in coastal British Columbia, Canada. J. Ecol.100S 605 – 618.
  • Mathys, A. (2012). Impact of partial harvesting on the net ecosystem production of a mixed conifer forest following mountain pine beetle attack.
  • Olmsted P, Chan K: “Mace et al.’s review should lead to an improvement in communication among conservation…” Evaluation of: [Mace GM et al. Biodiversity and ecosystem services: a multilayered relationship. Trends Ecol Evol. 2012 Jan; 27(1):19-26; doi: 10.1016/j.tree.2011.08.006].
  • Brockett BFT, Prescott CE, Grayston SJ. (2012). Soil moisture is the major factor influencing microbial community structure and enzyme activities across seven biogeoclimatic zones in western Canada. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 44, 9-20.
  • Sajedi T, CE Prescott, B Seely, LM Lavkulich (2012). Relationships among soil moisture, aeration and plant communities in natural and harvested coniferous forests in coastal British Columbia, Canada. Journal of Ecology DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2745.2011.01942.x
  • Sajedi T, Van Niejenhuis A., Prescott C.E. (2012). Drainage effects on site productivity and soil carbon stores in a cedar-swamp ecosystem in coastal British Columbia. Canadian Journal of Forest Research
  • Switzer J, Hope G, Grayston SJ, Prescott CE. (2012). Changes in soil chemical and biological properties after thinning and prescribed fire for ecosystem restoration in Rocky Mountain forests. Forest Ecology & Management 275, 1-13.
  • Simard, S.W. (2012) Mycorrhizal networks and seedling establishment in Douglas-fir forests. Biocomplexity of Plant–Fungal Interactions, First Edition. Edited by Darlene Southworth. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Chapter 4, pages 85-107. ISBN-10: 0813815940 | ISBN-13: 978-0813815947
  • Dordel, J.D., Wilson, J., Norris, A., Lavkulich, L.M., and Simard, S.W.(2012). Talking science: Telling our stories. Policy Options, December 2012 issue.
  • Simard SW (2012). Free-growing: caught in a modern Kodak moment. The BC Forest Professional, September/October: 12-14.
  • Henry GHR, Harper KA, Chen W, Deslippe JR, Grant RF, Lafleur PM, Lévesque E, Siciliano SD, Simard SW (2012). Effects of observed and experimental climate change on terrestrial ecosystems in northern Canada: results from the Canadian IPY program. Climatic Change, 115: 207-234.
  • Lewis, K., and Simard, S.W. (2012). Transforming forest management in B.C. – Opinion Editorial, Special to the Vancouver Sun, March 11, 2012
  • Simard, S.W., and Martin, K. (2012). The powerful networks of forests. Friends of Clayquot Sound Newsletter, Summer: 6.
  • Simard, S.W., Beiler, K.J., Bingham, M.A., Deslippe. J.R., Philip, L.J., and Teste, F.P. (2012). Mycorrhizal networks: mechanisms, ecology and modelling. Invited Review. Fungal Biology Reviews, 26: 39-60.
  • Beiler, K.J., Simard, S.W., Lemay, V., and Durall, D.M. (2012). Vertical partitioning between sister species of Rhizopogon fungi on mesic and xeric sites in an interior Douglas-fir forest. Molecular Ecology, 21: 6163-6174.
  • Simard, S.W. (2012). Book Review: Requiem for a Species, Why We Resist the Truth about Climate Change, by Clive Hamilton, Publisher: Earthscan (2010) ISBN: 978-1-84971-081-7 (hbk.) / 978-1-84407-766-3 (pbk.). The BC Forest Professional, July/August 2012: 24.
  • Bingham, M.A., and Simard, S.W. (2012). Mycorrhizal networks affect ectomycorrhizal fungal community similarity between conspecific trees and seedlings. Mycorrhiza, 22: 317–326.
  • Deslippe, J.R., Hartmann, M., Simard, S.W., and Mohn, W.W. (2012). Long-term warming alters the composition of Arctic soil microbial communities. FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 82: 303-315.
  • Bingham, M.A., and Simard, S.W. (2012). Ectomycorrhizal networks of old Pseudotsuga menziesii var. glauca trees facilitate establishment of conspecific seedlings under drought. Ecosystems, 15: 188-199.
  • Chan, K; Satterfield, T ; Goldstein, J (2012) Rethinking Ecosystem Services to Better Address and Navigate Cultural Values. Ecological Economics, 74: 8-18.
  • Chan, K; Guerry, A; Klain, S; Balvenera, P; Satterfield, T ; Basurto, X; Bostrom, A (2012) Where are ‘Cultural’ and ‘Social’ in Ecosystem Services: A Framework for Constructive Engagement. Bioscience, 62(8): 744-756.
  • Engeman, C; Baumgartner, L; Carr, B; Fish, A; Meyerhofer, J; Satterfield, T ; Holden, P; Harthorn, B (2012)Governance Implications of Nanomaterials Companies’ Inconsistent Risk Perceptions and Safety Practices. Journal of Nanoparticle Research, Vol 14, online Feb 2012.
  • Satterfield, T ; Conti, J; Harthorn, B; et al (2012) Understanding Mobile Perceptions of Nanotechnologies and their Implications for Science and Policy Dialogues about Emerging Technologies. Science and Public Policy.
  • Zustovic, M. (2012). The effects of forest gap size on Douglas-fir seedling establishment in the southern interior of British Columbia.

Book chapters:

  • Simard, S.W.(2012). “Mycorrhizal Networks and seedling establishment in Douglas-fir forests” Chapter 4, pages 85-107. Darlene Southworth. “Bio-complexity of Plant-Fungal Interactions”. First Edition: 85-107. Published, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.,

Conferences Presentations and Posters:

  • Simard, S.W.  (2012). Climate change science communication in Canada: myths, denial and action. Ecosummit 2012,Columbus, United States
  • Simard, S.W.  (2012). Innovations in Communicating Global Change Science. ISSRM 2012, Edmonton, Canada
  • Simard, S.W.  (2012). The power of meta-networks in forest resilience to climate change. SLU – Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences in Uppsala, Sweden,
  • Simard, S.W.  (2012). The development of silvicultural systems in Canada. presentation at Stockholm, Sweden for The Royal Swedish Academy of Agriculture and Forestry,
  • Simard, S.W.  (2012). To Grass Seed, or Not. Implications for future stand development and domestic forage seeding. Southern Interior Silviculture Committee,
  • Simard, S.W.   (2012). Management strategies for post-mountain pine beetle forests. Southern Interior Silviculture Committee,
  • Simard, S.W.  (2012). Networks of power and influence: The role of mycorrhizas in regeneration of interior Douglas-fir forests. Southern Interior Silviculture Committee
  • Simard, S.W.  (2012). Should developing countries be allowed to pollute. Global Lounge International Development week,
  • Simard, S.W.  (2012). Science Communication: Myths, Denial, Action. TerreWEB NSERC CREATE — keynote seminar opening the program seminar series, Vancouver, Canada
  • Arias-Bustamante, J. 2012. Climate change and Indigenous knowledge. The 2nd edition of the Future Forestry Leaders Symposium (FFLS). The University of British Columbia, Faculty of Forestry, 7 December 2012. Vancouver, BC. Canada.
  • Arias-Bustamante, J. 2012. Climate change and Indigenous knowledge: identifying for Indigenous knowledge-based adaptation management guidelines. EcoHealth 2012 Conference “Sustaining Ecosystems, Supporting Health”. The 4th Biennial Conference of the  International Association for Ecology & Health, 15-18 October 2012, Kunming City, China.
  • Emmel, C.; Bowler, R.; Black, A. and Christen, A. (2012) Determining the vertical carbon dioxide source/sink distribution in a mountain pine beetle attacked forest: A comparison of eddy-covariance and ecophysiological approaches. Presented at the AGU Fall Meeting 2012
  • Emmel, C.; Paul-Limoges, E.; Ketler, R.; Black, A. and Christen, A. (2012) Mountain pine beetle and climate – the importance of the secondary structure in forests. Presented at the ISSRM Conference 2012
  • Emmel, C.  (2012) A TerreWEB Student Experience: Science communication training and engaging young citizens about global change issues. Presented at the ISSRM Conference 2012

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