Global Change Biology

Cover image for Vol. 18 Issue 2

February 2012

Volume 18, Issue 2

Pages 401–796

  1. Primary Research Articles

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    2. Primary Research Articles
    1. A potential tool to mitigate the impacts of climate change to the caribbean leatherback sea turtle (pages 401–411)

      Juan Patino-Martinez, Adolfo Marco, Liliana Quiñones and Lucy Hawkes

      Version of Record online: 3 OCT 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02532.x

    2. Can amphibians take the heat? Vulnerability to climate warming in subtropical and temperate larval amphibian communities (pages 412–421)

      Helder Duarte, Miguel Tejedo, Marco Katzenberger, Federico Marangoni, Diego Baldo, Juan Francisco Beltrán, Dardo Andrea Martí, Alex Richter-Boix and Alejandro Gonzalez-Voyer

      Version of Record online: 8 SEP 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02518.x

    3. A welcome can of worms? Hypoxia mitigation by an invasive species (pages 422–434)

      Joanna Norkko, Daniel C. Reed, Karen Timmermann, Alf Norkko, Bo G. Gustafsson, Erik Bonsdorff, Caroline P. Slomp, Jacob Carstensen and Daniel J. Conley

      Version of Record online: 6 SEP 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02513.x

    4. Global change belowground: impacts of elevated CO2, nitrogen, and summer drought on soil food webs and biodiversity (pages 435–447)

      Nico Eisenhauer, Simone Cesarz, Robert Koller, Kally Worm and Peter B. Reich

      Version of Record online: 27 OCT 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02555.x

    5. Who likes it hot? A global analysis of the climatic, ecological, and evolutionary determinants of warming tolerance in ants (pages 448–456)

      Sarah E. Diamond, D. Magdalena Sorger, Jiri Hulcr, Shannon L. Pelini, Israel Del Toro, Christopher Hirsch, Erik Oberg and Robert R. Dunn

      Version of Record online: 9 OCT 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02542.x

    6. Nonlinear impacts of climatic variability on the density-dependent regulation of an insect vector of disease (pages 457–468)

      Luis F. Chaves, Amy C. Morrison, Uriel D. Kitron and Thomas W. Scott

      Version of Record online: 8 SEP 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02522.x

    7. Large herbivores limit CO2 uptake and suppress carbon cycle responses to warming in West Greenland (pages 469–479)

      Sean M. P. Cahoon, Patrick F. Sullivan, Eric Post and Jeffrey M. Welker

      Version of Record online: 19 SEP 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02528.x

    8. Population vulnerability to climate change linked to timing of breeding in boreal ducks (pages 480–492)

      Mark C. Drever, Robert G. Clark, Chris Derksen, Stuart M. Slattery, Peter Toose and Thomas D. Nudds

      Version of Record online: 3 OCT 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02541.x

    9. Nitrogen source and pCO2 synergistically affect carbon allocation, growth and morphology of the coccolithophore Emiliania huxleyi: potential implications of ocean acidification for the carbon cycle (pages 493–503)

      Stephane C. Lefebvre, Ina Benner, Jonathon H. Stillman, Alexander E. Parker, Michelle K. Drake, Pascale E. Rossignol, Kristine M. Okimura, Tomoko Komada and Edward J. Carpenter

      Version of Record online: 7 NOV 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02575.x

    10. Warming, eutrophication, and predator loss amplify subsidies between aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems (pages 504–514)

      Hamish S. Greig, Pavel Kratina, Patrick L. Thompson, Wendy J. Palen, John S. Richardson and Jonathan B. Shurin

      Version of Record online: 27 OCT 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02540.x

    11. The rate of permafrost carbon release under aerobic and anaerobic conditions and its potential effects on climate (pages 515–527)

      Hanna Lee, Edward A. G. Schuur, Kanika S. Inglett, Martin Lavoie and Jeffrey P. Chanton

      Version of Record online: 6 SEP 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02519.x

    12. Effect of grazing on carbon stocks and assimilate partitioning in a Tibetan montane pasture revealed by 13CO2 pulse labeling (pages 528–538)

      Silke Hafner, Sebastian Unteregelsbacher, Elke Seeber, Becker Lena, Xingliang Xu, Xiaogang Li, Georg Guggenberger, Georg Miehe and Yakov Kuzyakov

      Version of Record online: 27 OCT 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02557.x

    13. Wind as a main driver of the net ecosystem carbon balance of a semiarid Mediterranean steppe in the South East of Spain (pages 539–554)

      Ana Rey, Luca Belelli-Marchesini, Ana Were, Penelope Serrano-ortiz, Giuseppe Etiope, Dario Papale, Francisco Domingo and Emiliano Pegoraro

      Version of Record online: 4 NOV 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02534.x

    14. Radiative forcing of natural forest disturbances (pages 555–565)

      Thomas L. O'Halloran, Beverly E. Law, Michael L. Goulden, Zhuosen Wang, Jordan G. Barr, Crystal Schaaf, Mathew Brown, José D. Fuentes, Mathias Göckede, Andrew Black and Vic Engel

      Version of Record online: 23 NOV 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02577.x

    15. Terrestrial biosphere models need better representation of vegetation phenology: results from the North American Carbon Program Site Synthesis (pages 566–584)

      Andrew D. Richardson, Ryan S. Anderson, M. Altaf Arain, Alan G. Barr, Gil Bohrer, Guangsheng Chen, Jing M. Chen, Philippe Ciais, Kenneth J. Davis, Ankur R. Desai, Michael C. Dietze, Danilo Dragoni, Steven R. Garrity, Christopher M. Gough, Robert Grant, David Y. Hollinger, Hank A. Margolis, Harry McCaughey, Mirco Migliavacca, Russell K. Monson, J. William Munger, Benjamin Poulter, Brett M. Raczka, Daniel M. Ricciuto, Alok K. Sahoo, Kevin Schaefer, Hanqin Tian, Rodrigo Vargas, Hans Verbeeck, Jingfeng Xiao and Yongkang Xue

      Version of Record online: 1 NOV 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02562.x

    16. Effects of elevated atmospheric [CO2] on instantaneous transpiration efficiency at leaf and canopy scales in Eucalyptus saligna (pages 585–595)

      Craig V.M. Barton, Remko A. Duursma, Belinda E. Medlyn, David S. Ellsworth, Derek Eamus, David T. Tissue, Mark A. Adams, Jann Conroy, Kristine Y. Crous, Marion Liberloo, Markus Löw, Sune Linder and Ross E. McMurtrie

      Version of Record online: 19 SEP 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02526.x

    17. Yield vs. Quality trade-offs for wheat in response to carbon dioxide and ozone (pages 596–605)

      Håkan Pleijel and Johan Uddling

      Version of Record online: 1 AUG 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.2489.x

    18. Quantifying the effects of ozone on plant reproductive growth and development (pages 606–616)

      Courtney P. Leisner and Elizabeth A. Ainsworth

      Version of Record online: 12 OCT 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02535.x

    19. Invasion hotspots for non-native plants in Australia under current and future climates (pages 617–629)

      Jessica O'Donnell, Rachael V. Gallagher, Peter D. Wilson, Paul O. Downey, Lesley Hughes and Michelle R. Leishman

      Version of Record online: 9 OCT 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02537.x

    20. Fire-induced tree mortality in a neotropical forest: the roles of bark traits, tree size, wood density and fire behavior (pages 630–641)

      Paulo M. Brando, Daniel C. Nepstad, Jennifer K. Balch, Benjamin Bolker, Mary C. Christman, Michael Coe and Francis E. Putz

      Version of Record online: 23 SEP 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02533.x

    21. Trend changes in global greening and browning: contribution of short-term trends to longer-term change (pages 642–655)

      Rogier de Jong, Jan Verbesselt, Michael E. Schaepman and Sytze de Bruin

      Version of Record online: 7 NOV 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02578.x

    22. Landscape controls on the timing of spring, autumn, and growing season length in mid-Atlantic forests (pages 656–674)

      Andrew J. Elmore, Steven M. Guinn, Burke J. Minsley and Andrew D. Richardson

      Version of Record online: 19 SEP 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02521.x

    23. Increased tree densities in South African savannas: >50 years of data suggests CO2 as a driver (pages 675–684)

      R. Buitenwerf, W. J. Bond, N. Stevens and W. S. W. Trollope

      Version of Record online: 27 OCT 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02561.x

    24. Controls on carbon consumption during Alaskan wildland fires (pages 685–699)

      Eric S. Kasischke and Elizabeth E. Hoy

      Version of Record online: 20 NOV 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02573.x

    25. Deterioration of Norway spruce vitality despite a sharp decline in acid deposition: a long-term integrated perspective (pages 711–725)

      Mathieu Jonard, Arnaud Legout, Manuel Nicolas, Etienne Dambrine, Claude Nys, Erwin Ulrich, Raphaele van der Perre and Quentin Ponette

      Version of Record online: 27 OCT 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02550.x

    26. Complex terrain leads to bidirectional responses of soil respiration to inter-annual water availability (pages 749–756)

      Diego A. Riveros-Iregui, Brian L. McGlynn, Ryan E. Emanuel and Howard E. Epstein

      Version of Record online: 27 OCT 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02556.x

    27. Increased nitrate availability in the soil of a mixed mature temperate forest subjected to elevated CO2 concentration (canopy FACE) (pages 757–768)

      Patrick Schleppi, Inga Bucher-Wallin, Frank Hagedorn and Christian Körner

      Version of Record online: 27 OCT 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02559.x

    28. Changes of nitrogen and phosphorus loads to European seas (pages 769–782)

      Bruna Grizzetti, Fayçal Bouraoui and Alberto Aloe

      Version of Record online: 22 NOV 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02576.x

    29. Climate-driven trends and ecological implications of event-scale upwelling in the California Current System (pages 783–796)

      Alison C. Iles, Tarik C. Gouhier, Bruce A. Menge, Julia S. Stewart, Alison J. Haupt and Margaret C. Lynch

      Version of Record online: 1 NOV 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02567.x