Global Change Biology

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Accepted Articles (Accepted, unedited articles published online and citable. The final edited and typeset version of record will appear in future.)

Edited by: Steve Long

Impact Factor: 8.224

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 1/42 (Biodiversity Conservation); 4/216 (Environmental Sciences); 6/141 (Ecology)

Online ISSN: 1365-2486

Associated Title(s): GCB Bioenergy


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  1. Primary Research Articles

  2. Response to Editor

    1. There are no whole truths in meta-analyses: all their truths are half truths

      Devin A. Lyons, Christos Arvanitidis, Andrew J. Blight, Eva Chatzinikolaou, Tamar Guy-Haim, Jonne Kotta, Ana M. Queirós, Gil Rilov, Paul J. Somerfield and Tasman P. Crowe

      Accepted manuscript online: 28 MAY 2015 07:56AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12989

  3. Primary Research Articles

    1. The success of assisted colonization and assisted gene flow depends on phenology

      Susana M. Wadgymar, Matthew N. Cumming and Arthur E. Weis

      Accepted manuscript online: 28 MAY 2015 07:56AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12988

  4. Research Reviews

    1. Terrestrial and Marine Perspectives on Modeling Organic Matter Degradation Pathways

      Adrian B. Burd, Serita Frey, Anna Cabre, Takamitsu Ito, Naomi M. Levine, Christian Lønborg, Matthew Long, Marguerite Mauritz, R. Quinn Thomas, Brandon M. Stephens, Tom Vanwalleghem and Ning Zeng

      Accepted manuscript online: 26 MAY 2015 09:11AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12987

  5. Response to Editor

    1. Climatic tolerance or geographic breadth: what are we measuring?

      Moreno Di Marco and Luca Santini

      Accepted manuscript online: 26 MAY 2015 02:26AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12984

  6. Research Reviews

    1. Impacts of nitrogen addition on plant biodiversity in mountain grasslands depend on dose, application duration and climate: a systematic review

      Jean-Yves Humbert, John Dwyer, Aline Andrey and Raphaël Arlettaz

      Accepted manuscript online: 23 MAY 2015 09:26AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12986

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      Towards a global assessment of pyrogenic carbon from vegetation fires

      Cristina Santín, Stefan H. Doerr, Evan S. Kane, Caroline A. Masiello, Mikael Ohlson, Jose Maria de la Rosa, Caroline M. Preston and Thorsten Dittmar

      Accepted manuscript online: 23 MAY 2015 09:22AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12985

    3. Bridging the Gap between Omics and Earth System Science to better understand how Environmental Change impacts Marine Microbes

      Thomas Mock, Stuart J. Daines, Richard Geider, Sinead Collins, Metodi Metodiev, Andrew J. Millar, Vincent Moulton and Timothy M. Lenton

      Accepted manuscript online: 19 MAY 2015 12:19AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12983

  7. Opinion

    1. Integrating Plant Litter Quality, Soil Organic Matter Stabilization and the Carbon Saturation Concept

      Michael J. Castellano, Kevin E. Mueller, Daniel C. Olk, John E. Sawyer and Johan Six

      Accepted manuscript online: 18 MAY 2015 11:46PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12982

  8. Primary Research Articles

    1. Dominant tree species are at risk from exaggerated drought under climate change

      R.J. Fensham, J. Fraser, H.J. MacDermott and J. Firn

      Accepted manuscript online: 18 MAY 2015 11:39PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12981

    2. Ecosystem-scale VOC fluxes during an extreme drought in a broad-leaf temperate forest of the Missouri Ozarks (central USA)

      Roger Seco, Thomas Karl, Alex Guenther, Kevin P. Hosman, Stephen G. Pallardy, Lianhong Gu, Chris Geron, Peter Harley and Saewung Kim

      Accepted manuscript online: 16 MAY 2015 07:08AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12980

    3. Quantifying above- and belowground biomass carbon loss with forest conversion in tropical lowlands of Sumatra (Indonesia)

      Martyna M. Kotowska, Christoph Leuschner, Triadiati Triadiati, Selis Meriem and Dietrich Hertel

      Accepted manuscript online: 16 MAY 2015 07:08AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12979

  9. Response to Editor

    1. Response: Demography affects spawning location in Northeast Arctic cod, but what affects demography?

      Anders F. Opdal and Christian Jørgensen

      Accepted manuscript online: 14 MAY 2015 09:34AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12977

  10. Primary Research Articles

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      Quantifying landscape-level methane fluxes in subarctic Finland using a multi-scale approach

      I.P. Hartley, T.C. Hill, T. Wade, R.J. Clement, J.B. Moncrieff, A. Prieto-Blanco, M.I. Disney, B. Huntley, M. Williams, N.J.K. Howden, P.A. Wookey and R. Baxter

      Accepted manuscript online: 13 MAY 2015 09:09AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12975

    2. Unexpected stimulation of soil methane uptake as emergent property of agricultural soils following bio-based residue application

      Adrian Ho, Andreas Reim, Sang Yoon Kim, Marion Meima-Franke, Aad Termorshuizen, Wietse de Boer, Wim H van der Putten and Paul L.E. Bodelier

      Accepted manuscript online: 13 MAY 2015 08:56AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12974

  11. Technical Advance

    1. The importance of considering animal body mass in IPCC greenhouse inventories and the underappreciated role of wild herbivores

      Felisa A. Smith, S. Kathleen Lyons, Peter Wagner and Scott M. Elliott

      Accepted manuscript online: 13 MAY 2015 08:52AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12973

  12. Primary Research Articles

    1. Mammalian herbivores confer resilience of Arctic shrub-dominated ecosystems to changing climate

      Elina Kaarlejärvi, Katrine S. Hoset and Johan Olofsson

      Accepted manuscript online: 13 MAY 2015 02:31AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12970

    2. Estuarine Fish Communities Respond to Climate Variability over both River and Ocean Basins

      Frederick Feyrer, James E. Cloern, Larry R. Brown, Maxfield A. Fish, Kathryn A. Hieb and Randall D. Baxter

      Accepted manuscript online: 13 MAY 2015 02:31AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12969

    3. A global viability assessment of the European eel

      Daniele Bevacqua, Paco Melià, Marino Gatto and Giulio A. De Leo

      Accepted manuscript online: 12 MAY 2015 08:59AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12972

  13. Letters to Editor

    1. Phylogenetic path analysis reveals the importance of niche-related biological traits on geographic range size in mammals

      Miguel Á. Olalla-Tárraga, Erik Joaquín Torres-Romero, Talita Ferreira Amado and Pablo A. Martínez

      Accepted manuscript online: 12 MAY 2015 08:59AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12971

  14. Primary Research Articles

  15. Research Reviews

    1. Impact of nitrogen deposition on forest and lake food webs in nitrogen limited environments

      Cédric L. Meunier, Michael J. Gundale, Irene S. Sánchez and Antonia Liess

      Accepted manuscript online: 7 MAY 2015 10:01AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12967

  16. Primary Research Articles

  17. Research Reviews

    1. Does the growth response of woody plants to elevated CO2 increase with temperature? A model-oriented meta-analysis

      Sofia Baig, Belinda E. Medlyn, Lina M. Mercado and Sönke Zaehle

      Accepted manuscript online: 4 MAY 2015 01:57AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12962

  18. Primary Research Articles

    1. Increased evapotranspiration demand in a Mediterranean climate might cause a decline in fungal yields under global warming

      Teresa Ágreda, Beatriz Águeda, José M. Olano, Sergio M. Vicente-Serrano and Marina Fernández-Toirán

      Accepted manuscript online: 30 APR 2015 02:36AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12960

    2. Precipitation impacts on vegetation spring phenology on the Tibetan Plateau

      Miaogen Shen, Shilong Piao, Nan Cong, Gengxin Zhang and Ivan A Jassens

      Accepted manuscript online: 28 APR 2015 09:30AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12961

  19. Research Reviews

    1. Soil organic carbon across scales

      S.M. O'Rourke, D.A. Angers, N.M. Holden and A.B. McBratney

      Accepted manuscript online: 28 APR 2015 08:25AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12959

  20. Primary Research Articles

    1. Impact of Climate Change on Cold Hardiness of Douglas-fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii): Environmental and Genetic Considerations

      Sheel Bansal, J. Bradley ST Clair, Constance A. Harrington and Peter J. Gould

      Accepted manuscript online: 28 APR 2015 08:25AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12958

    2. Carbon storage capacity of semi-arid grassland soils and sequestration potentials in Northern China

      Martin Wiesmeier, Sam Munro, Frauke Barthold, Markus Steffens, Peter Schad and Ingrid Kögel-Knabner

      Accepted manuscript online: 27 APR 2015 09:03AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12957

    3. No evidence for consistent long-term growth stimulation of 13 tropical tree species: results from tree-ring analysis

      Peter Groenendijk, Peter van der Sleen, Mart Vlam, Sarayudh Bunyavejchewin, Frans Bongers and Pieter A. Zuidema

      Accepted manuscript online: 27 APR 2015 08:31AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12955

    4. Nitrogen supply modulates the effect of changes in drying-rewetting frequency on soil C and N cycling and greenhouse gas exchange

      Lourdes Morillas, Jorge Durán, Alexandra Rodríguez, Javier Roales, Antonio Gallardo, Gary M. Lovett and Peter M. Groffman

      Accepted manuscript online: 27 APR 2015 08:31AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12956

    5. Temperature and snowfall trigger alpine vegetation green-up on the world's roof

      Xiaoqiu chen, Shuai an, David inouye and Mark schwartz

      Accepted manuscript online: 24 APR 2015 01:00AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12954

  21. Research Reviews

    1. Quantifying surface albedo and other direct biogeophysical climate forcings of forestry activities

      Ryan M. Bright, Kaiguang Zhao, Robert B. Jackson and Francesco Cherubini

      Accepted manuscript online: 23 APR 2015 02:27AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12951

    2. Effects of climate change on the delivery of soil-mediated ecosystem services within the primary sector in temperate ecosystems: a review and New Zealand case study

      Kate A. Orwin, Bryan A. Stevenson, Simeon J. Smaill, Miko U.F. Kirschbaum, Ian .A. Dickie, Brent E. Clothier, Loretta G. Garrett, Tony J. Van Der Weerden, Michael H. Beare, Denis Curtin, Cecile A.M. De Klein, Michael B. Dodd, Roberta Gentile, Carolyn Hedley, Brett Mullan, Mark Shepherd, Steven A. Wakelin, Nigel Bell, Saman Bowatte, Murray R. Davis, Estelle Dominati, Maureen O'Callaghan, Roger L. Parfitt and Steve Thomas

      Accepted manuscript online: 16 APR 2015 11:49AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12949

  22. Primary Research Articles

    1. Simulations of chlorophyll fluorescence incorporated into the Community Land Model version 4

      Jung-Eun Lee, Joseph A. Berry, Christiaan van der Tol, Xi Yang, Luis Guanter, Alexander Damm, Ian Baker and Christian Frankenberg

      Accepted manuscript online: 16 APR 2015 11:35AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12948

    2. Co-dominant water control on global inter-annual variability and trends in land surface phenology and greenness

      Matthias Forkel, Mirco Migliavacca, Kirsten Thonicke, Markus Reichstein, Sibyll Schaphoff, Ulrich Weber and Nuno Carvalhais

      Accepted manuscript online: 16 APR 2015 11:26AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12950

  23. Response to Editors

    1. Refining reef-coral refugia

      R. van Woesik and C. Cacciapaglia

      Accepted manuscript online: 13 APR 2015 11:36AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12946

  24. Primary Research Articles

    1. Evolutionary responses to climate change in parasitic systems

      Thotsapol Chaianunporn and Thomas Hovestadt

      Accepted manuscript online: 10 APR 2015 01:06AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12944

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      Virus disease in wheat predicted to increase with a changing climate

      Piotr Trębicki, Narelle Nancarrow, Ellen Cole, Nilsa A. Bosque-Pérez, Fiona E. Constable, Angela J. Freeman, Brendan Rodoni, Alan L. Yen, Jo E. Luck and Glenn J. Fitzgerald

      Accepted manuscript online: 6 APR 2015 11:22PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12941

    3. In-situ adaptive response to climate and habitat quality variation: spatial and temporal variation in European badger (Meles meles) body-weight

      Andrew W. Byrne, Ursula Fogarty, James O'Keeffe and Chris Newman

      Accepted manuscript online: 4 APR 2015 03:01AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12939

    4. Plant community structure regulates responses of prairie soil respiration to decadal experimental warming

      Xia Xu, Zheng Shi, Dejun Li, Xuhui Zhou, Rebecca A. Sherry and Yiqi Luo

      Accepted manuscript online: 4 APR 2015 02:44AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12940

    5. Would protecting tropical forest fragments provide carbon and biodiversity co-benefits under redd+?

      Luiz Fernando S. Magnago, Ainhoa Magrach, William F. Laurance, Sebastião V. Martins, João Augusto A. Meira-Neto, Marcelo Simonelli and David P. Edwards

      Accepted manuscript online: 1 APR 2015 09:31AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12937

    6. Modelling both dominance and species distribution provides a more complete picture of changes to mangrove ecosystems under climate change

      Beth Crase, Peter A. Vesk, Adam Liedloff and Wintle A Brendan

      Accepted manuscript online: 17 MAR 2015 09:21PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12930

    7. Changing fitness of a necrotrophic plant pathogen under increasing temperature

      Rosalie Sabburg, Friday Obanor, Elizabeth Aitken and Sukumar Chakraborty

      Accepted manuscript online: 13 MAR 2015 01:11AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12927

  25. Research Reviews

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      Riparian plant community responses to increased flooding: a meta-analysis

      Annemarie G. Garssen, Annette Baattrup-Pedersen, Laurentius A.C.J. Voesenek, Jos T. A. Verhoeven and Merel B. Soons

      Accepted manuscript online: 6 MAR 2015 10:13AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12921

  26. Opinion

    1. Climate change and shrinking salamanders: Alternative mechanisms for changes in plethodontid salamander body size

      Grant M. Connette, John A. Crawford and William E. Peterman

      Accepted manuscript online: 31 JAN 2015 03:12AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12883

  27. Primary Research Articles

    1. Experimental warming alters spring phenology of certain plant functional groups in an early-successional forest community

      C.R. Rollinson and M.W. Kaye

      Accepted manuscript online: 6 JAN 2012 03:46PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2012.02612.x

  28. Original Articles

    1. Yield vs. quality trade-offs for wheat in response to carbon dioxide and ozone

      Håkan Pleijel and Johan Uddling

      Accepted manuscript online: 6 JUL 2011 02:52AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02489.x


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