Publications

  • Bowman, D.M.J.S., J.K. Balch*, P. Artaxo, W.J. Bond, J.M. Carlson, M.A. Cochrane, C.M. D’Antonio, R.S. DeFries, J.C. Doyle, S.P. Harrison, F.H. Johnston, J.E. Keeley, M.A. Krawchuk, C.A. Kull, J.B. Marston, M.A. Moritz, I.C. Prentice, C.I. Roos, A.C. Scott, T.W. Swetnam, G.R. van der Werf, and S.J. Pyne. 2009. “Fire in the Earth system.” Science 324:481-484. *Authors contributed equally. (Selected for “Faculty of 1000 Biology” list of important articles.)
  • Balch, J.K., D.C. Nepstad, and L.M. Curran. 2009. “Pattern and process: Fire-initiated grass invasion at Amazon transitional forest edges.” Chapter 17 in Tropical Fire Ecology: Climate Change, Land Use and Ecosystem Dynamics (ed. Mark Cochrane). Springer/Praxis Publishing, UK.
  • Fantle, M. S. (principal author) and Bullen, T. D. (2009) Essentials of Fe and Ca isotope analysis of natural materials by thermal ionization mass spectrometry. Chem Geol. 258(1-2): 50-64.
  • Mischler, J. A., T. A. Sowers, R. B. Alley, M. Battle, J. R. McConnell, L. Mitchell, T. Popp, E. Sofen and M. K. Spencer (2009). "Carbon and hydrogen isotopic composition of methane over the last 1000 years." Global Biogeochemical Cycles 23: 13, 10.1029/2009gb003460.
  • Miteva, V., C. Teacher, T. Sowers and J. Brenchley (2009). "Comparison of the microbial diversity at different depths of the GISP2 Greenland ice core in relationship to deposition climates." Environmental Microbiology 11(3): 640-656, 10.1111/j.1462-2920.2008.01835.x
  • Silveira, J.M., J. Barlow, A.V. Krusche, K.H. Orwin, J.K. Balch, and P. Moutinho. 2009. “Effects of experimental fires on litter decomposition in a seasonally dry Amazonian forest.” Journal of Tropical Ecology 25:657-663
  • Smithwick EAH, Kashian DM, Ryan MG, and Turner MG. 2009. Long-Term Nitrogen Storage and Soil Nitrogen Availability in Post-Fire Lodgepole Pine Ecosystems. Ecosystems, 12:792-806
  • Turner MG, Smithwick EAH, Tinker DB, and Romme WH. 2009. Variation in foliar nitrogen and aboveground net primary production in young postfire lodgepole pine. Canadian Journal of Forest Research-Revue Canadienne De Recherche Forestiere, 39:1024-1035