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Early View (Online Version of Record published before inclusion in an issue)

Edited By: Professor Keith RJ Smettem

Impact Factor: 2.138

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 18/85 (Water Resources); 64/149 (Ecology); 94/225 (Environmental Sciences)

Online ISSN: 1936-0592


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    1. Groundwater recharge decrease with increased vegetation density in the Brazilian cerrado

      Paulo Tarso S. Oliveira, Marcelo Boccia Leite, Tiago Mattos, Mark A. Nearing, Russell L. Scott, Rafael de Oliveira Xavier, Dalva Maria da Silva Matos and Edson Wendland

      Version of Record online: 20 JUL 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1759

  2. Research Articles

    1. Ecohydrological changes in semiarid ecosystems transformed from shrubland to buffelgrass savanna

      Alejandro E. Castellanos, Hernán Celaya-Michel, Julio C. Rodríguez and Bradford P. Wilcox

      Version of Record online: 12 JUL 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1756

    2. Hydrologic response and recovery to prescribed fire and vegetation removal in a small rangeland catchment

      G. N. Flerchinger, M. S. Seyfried and S. P. Hardegree

      Version of Record online: 24 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1751

    3. Seasonal spatial dynamics of floodplain macrophyte and periphyton abundance in the Alligator Rivers region (Kakadu) of northern Australia

      D. P. Ward, N. E. Pettit, M. Adame, M. M. Douglas, S. A. Setterfield and S. E. Bunn

      Version of Record online: 24 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1757

    4. Differences in movements of northern pike inhabiting rivers with contrasting flow regimes

      Simonne Harvey-Lavoie, Steven J. Cooke, Guillaume Guénard and Daniel Boisclair

      Version of Record online: 21 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1758

    5. Hydroclimatic influences on peatland CO2 exchange following upland forest harvesting on the Boreal Plains

      J.M. Plach, R.M. Petrone, J.M. Waddington, N. Kettridge and K.J. Devito

      Version of Record online: 21 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1750

    6. Rapid tree water transport and residence times in a Pennsylvania catchment

      Katie P. Gaines, Frederick C. Meinzer, Christopher J. Duffy, Evan M. Thomas and David M. Eissenstat

      Version of Record online: 9 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1747

    7. Spatio-temporal patterns of evapotranspiration from groundwater-dependent vegetation

      Bea Sommer, Dimity A. Boggs, Guy S. Boggs, Albert van Dijk and Ray Froend

      Version of Record online: 9 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1752

    8. Flash-flood potential: a proxy for crayfish habitat stability

      Lucian Pârvulescu, Claudia Zaharia, Marius-Ioan Groza, Ovidiu Csillik, Alina Satmari and Lucian Drăguţ

      Version of Record online: 24 MAY 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1744

    9. Attribution of the vegetation trends in a typical desertified watershed of northeast China over the past three decades

      Siru Wang, Huimin Lei, Limin Duan, Tingxi Liu and Dawen Yang

      Version of Record online: 24 MAY 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1748

    10. Potential of grass invasions in desert shrublands to create novel ecosystem states under variable climate

      Kailiang Yu, Gregory S. Okin, Sujith Ravi and Paolo D'Odorico

      Version of Record online: 24 MAY 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1742

    11. Looking beneath the surface: using hydrogeology and traits to explain flow variability effects on stream macroinvertebrates

      Jarrod Kath, Evan Harrison, Ben J. Kefford, Leah Moore, Paul J. Wood, Ralf B. Schäfer and Fiona Dyer

      Version of Record online: 4 MAY 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1741

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    13. Soil physical properties response to grassland conversion from cropland on the semi-arid area

      Gao-Lin Wu, Yu Liu, Nu-Fang Fang, Lei Deng and Zhi-Hua Shi

      Version of Record online: 28 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1740

    14. Hydrologic exchanges and baldcypress water use on deltaic hummocks, Louisiana, USA

      Yu-Hsin Hsueh, Jim L. Chambers, Ken W. Krauss, Scott T. Allen and Richard F. Keim

      Version of Record online: 28 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1738

    15. Fish feeding niche characterization over space and time in a natural boreal river

      Jaclyn M. Brush, Karen E. Smokorowski, Jérôme Marty and Michael Power

      Version of Record online: 13 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1735

    16. Environmental changes in a Mediterranean river: implications for the fish assemblage

      Javier Sánchez-Hernández and Andy D. Nunn

      Version of Record online: 13 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1737

    17. Energy partitioning and its controls over a heterogeneous semi-arid shrubland ecosystem in the Lake Naivasha Basin, Kenya

      Vincent Omondi Odongo, Christiaan van der Tol, Robert Becht, Joost C. B. Hoedjes, Chandra Prasad Ghimire and Zhongbo Su

      Version of Record online: 7 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1732

    18. Responses of ground-dwelling arthropods to surface flow drying in channels and adjacent habitats along Mediterranean streams

      María del Mar Sánchez-Montoya, Daniel von Schiller, Albert Ruhí, Giuliano Sting Pechar, Lorenzo Proia, Jesús Miñano, María Rosario Vidal-Abarca, María Luisa Suárez and Klement Tockner

      Version of Record online: 7 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1733

    19. Ecohydrological feedbacks in peatlands: an empirical test of the relationship among vegetation, microtopography and water table

      Avni Malhotra, Nigel T. Roulet, Paul Wilson, Xavier Giroux-Bougard and Lorna I. Harris

      Version of Record online: 21 MAR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1731

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      Sub-annual variability in historical water source use by Mediterranean riparian trees

      Christopher I. Sargeant and Michael Bliss Singer

      Version of Record online: 21 MAR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1730

    21. Population-level responses of life history traits to flow regime in three common stream fish species

      Micah G. Bennett, Matt R. Whiles and Gregory W. Whitledge

      Version of Record online: 18 MAR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1734

    22. Importance of soil-water to the Caatinga biome, Brazil

      Everton Alves Rodrigues Pinheiro, Klaas Metselaar, Quirijn de Jong van Lier and José Carlos de Araújo

      Version of Record online: 29 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1728

    23. Modelling the effect of riparian vegetation restoration on sediment transport in a human-impacted Brazilian catchment

      José A. F. Monteiro, Bahareh Kamali, Raghavan Srinivasan, Karim Abbaspour and Björn Gücker

      Version of Record online: 17 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1726

    24. Increased depth to the water table during river drying decreases the resilience of Gammarus pulex and alters ecosystem function

      Ross Vander Vorste, F. Mermillod-Blondin, F. Hervant, R. Mons, M. Forcellini and T. Datry

      Version of Record online: 15 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1716

  3. Review Articles

    1. Understanding controls on flow permanence in intermittent rivers to aid ecological research: integrating meteorology, geology and land cover

      Katie H. Costigan, Kristin L. Jaeger, Charles W. Goss, Ken M. Fritz and P. Charles Goebel

      Version of Record online: 10 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1712

  4. Research Articles

    1. Glacier–groundwater stress gradients control alpine river biodiversity

      Kieran Khamis, Lee E. Brown, David M. Hannah and Alexander M. Milner

      Version of Record online: 10 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1724

    2. Towards catchment classification in data-scarce regions

      Daniel A. Auerbach, Brian P. Buchanan, Alexander V. Alexiades, Elizabeth P. Anderson, Andrea C. Encalada, Erin I. Larson, Ryan A. McManamay, Gregory L. Poe, M. Todd Walter and Alexander S. Flecker

      Version of Record online: 29 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1721

    3. Effects of sediment flushing from a small Alpine reservoir on downstream aquatic fauna

      S. Quadroni, M. L. Brignoli, G. Crosa, G. Gentili, F. Salmaso, S. Zaccara and P. Espa

      Version of Record online: 29 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1725

    4. Effects of root mat buoyancy and heterogeneity on floating fen hydrology

      Sija F Stofberg, Joeri van Engelen, Jan-Philip M Witte and Sjoerd EATM van der Zee

      Version of Record online: 25 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1720

    5. Biocrusts positively affect the soil water balance in semiarid ecosystems

      Sonia Chamizo, Yolanda Cantón, Emilio Rodríguez-Caballero and Francisco Domingo

      Version of Record online: 22 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1719

    6. Diversity without complementarity threatens vegetation patterns in arid lands

      Nadia Ursino and Chiara Callegaro

      Version of Record online: 20 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1717

    7. Identifying links between Fluvial Geomorphic Response Units (FGRUs) and fish species in the Assiniboine River, Manitoba

      Meghan K. Carr, Douglas A. Watkinson and Karl-Erich Lindenschmidt

      Version of Record online: 20 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1714

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  6. Research Articles

    1. Differences in sap flux-based stand transpiration between upper and lower slope positions in a Japanese cypress plantation watershed

      Tomonori Kume, Kenji Tsuruta, Hikaru Komatsu, Yoshinori Shinohara, Ayumi Katayama, Jun'ichiro Ide and Kyoichi Otsuki

      Version of Record online: 29 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1709

    2. Moss and peat hydraulic properties are optimized to maximize peatland water use efficiency

      N. Kettridge, A. S. Tilak, K. J. Devito, R. M. Petrone, C. A. Mendoza and J. M. Waddington

      Version of Record online: 29 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1708

    3. Is fog an important water source for woody plants in an Asian tropical karst forest during the dry season?

      Pei-Li Fu, Wen-Jie Liu, Ze-Xin Fan and Kun-Fang Cao

      Version of Record online: 28 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1694

    4. Non-native tree in a dry coastal area in Hawai'i has high transpiration but restricts water use despite phreatophytic trait

      Yoshiyuki Miyazawa, Bruce D. Dudley, R. Flint Hughes, Joshua Vandemark, Susan Cordell, Michael A. Nullet, Rebecca Ostertag and Thomas W. Giambelluca

      Version of Record online: 23 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1715

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  8. Research Articles

    1. Relationships between vegetation type, peat hydraulic conductivity, and water table dynamics in mountain fens

      Audrey C. Crockett, Michael J. Ronayne and David J. Cooper

      Version of Record online: 14 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1706

    2. Habitat connectivity as a metric for aquatic microhabitat quality: application to Chinook salmon spawning habitat

      Ryan Carnie, Daniele Tonina, James A. McKean and Daniel Isaak

      Version of Record online: 30 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1696

    3. Ecohydrology of groundwater-dependent grasslands of the semi-arid Horqin sandy land of inner Mongolia focusing on evapotranspiration partition

      Yao Wu, Tingxi Liu, Paula Paredes, Limin Duan, Haiyan Wang, Tianshuai Wang and Luis S. Pereira

      Version of Record online: 27 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1702

    4. Temperature rise severely affects pan and soil evaporation in the Negev Desert

      Giora J. Kidron and Rafael Kronenfeld

      Version of Record online: 25 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1701

    5. Growth–climate relationships across topographic gradients in the northern Great Lakes

      S. F. Dymond, A. W. D'Amato, R. K. Kolka, P. V. Bolstad, S. D. Sebestyen and J. B. Bradford

      Version of Record online: 25 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1700

    6. Hydrological controls on productivity of regenerating Sphagnum in a cutover peatland

      Neil Taylor, Jonathan Price and Maria Strack

      Version of Record online: 25 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/eco.1699


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